Frank And Oak Releases Women’s Day Collection
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International Women’s Day is coming up (March 8th—mark your calendars) and for the occasion, Frank And Oak has partnered with cartoonist and graphic novelist Liana Finck, whose work appears in the New Yorker‘s illustrated advice column Dear Pepper, to create three limited edition t-shirt designs. The collection, Nice, features the artist’s signature sketches and sharp observations on the social realities that women have to navigate, from cat-calls to cliché archetypes. We’ll take one of each, please.
FRANK AND OAK COLLABORATES WITH CARTOONIST LIANA FINCK
Introducing NICE, a collaboration with cartoonist and graphic-novelist @Lianafinck in honour of #InternationalWomensDay. Liana’s known for exploring complex social and emotional realities through her signature rough scribbles. Her unique voice sheds light on the modern woman’s daily experience in a way that is at once intimately familiar and insightful. Hit our story to read Liana’s full interview. •⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Voici NICE, une collaboration avec la caricaturiste et romancière graphique @Lianafinck en l’honneur de la #journeeinternationaledelafemme. Liana est connue pour explorer des réalités sociales et émotionnelles complexes au travers de sa signature. Sa voix unique éclaire le quotidien des femmes modernes d’une manière à la fois intimement familière et perspicace. Jetez un coup d’oeil à notre histoire pour lire l’entrevue complète de Liana. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ #madeforgoodliving #ecofriendly #womenswear #menswear #frankandoak
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