― Shout-out to my fellow Parsons School of Design alumni Richard Chai. He has been one of the more notable successes from my graduation year. He just landed a collaboration with boot brand Palladium and is the darling of men's and women's hipster threads. ∙ At Parsons, we used to joke that black and grey were the official school colors. It seems he brought that reference back as the first half of the show were variations of black and grey separates or stripes. There was a bit more color [...].