In every collection, we each have a few pieces that really speak to us, that we feel like will be the “stars” of the collection. Sometimes they’re obvious statement-makers, like, for instance, the Outdoor Sportsman Jacket or the American Heritage Jacket. But then there are the ones that are unexpected favorites; perhaps they’re a piece we took a risk on or is kind of outside-the-box for us, or perhaps they’re just pieces that aren’t over-the-top flashy, but we just really love. It’s a conversation on almost every photoshoot or as we lay out the catalog – we declare our “sleepers”, un-obvious personal favorites that we think may or may not make a splash out of the gate but may surprise us in the end. And it never fails, every McMullen sister has a different “dark horse darling”.
Here’s your fly-on-the-wall invitation to the DDR dialogue about Yellowstone “sleepers”, by category: