In the latest installation of our short interviews, we have caught up with MadeMe founder and design Erin Magee. With the brand continuing to evolve and Erin making a strong impression with the brand being based in New York, I fired a handful of questions at her.
SLAMXHYPE / What’s your favourite thing about where you live?
ERIN MAGEE / My apartment in the East Village. I’m somewhat of a home body.
SLAMXHYPE / Your favourite store in your city?
ERIN MAGEE / Supreme
SLAMXHYPE / What are three items you don’t leave home without?
ERIN MAGEE / Levis/Filson Denim Tote, my Blackberry and money for coffee.
SLAMXHYPE / What’s your favourite holiday location?
ERIN MAGEE / Puerto Rico. I like Puerto Ricans.
SLAMXHYPE / One place you really desire to visit?
ERIN MAGEE / San Paulo, Brazil
SLAMXHYPE / What are the worst trends around today?
ERIN MAGEE / Men in rain boots with their jeans tucked in. Unless you’re on The Deadliest Catch, no rain boots for you.
SLAMXHYPE / What’s the best thing to come out in 2011 to date?
ERIN MAGEE / Legalization of gay marriage in New York State
SLAMXHYPE / What’s the must have item for you for FW2011?
ERIN MAGEE / MadeMe / Schott NYC / Liberty of London Women’s Perfecto Jacket
SLAMXHYPE / What are you reading?
ERIN MAGEE / Text messages
SLAMXHYPE / What are you listening to?
ERIN MAGEE / Nina Sky, Beth Ditto Deconstruction EP, Young Money
SLAMXHYPE /What’s the best film you have seen in the last year?
ERIN MAGEE / Joan Rivers A Piece of Work & Bill Cunningham New York
SLAMXHYPE / Your favourite website?
ERIN MAGEE / www.mademeclothing.com
SLAMXHYPE / What will you do after this interview?
ERIN MAGEE / Take a shower and wash the sand off my body. We had a long day at Rockaway Beach, NY.