For Mass Appeal, Try appealing to the masses.

By Christopher Petkanas Anyone who did the “Bus Stop” under the palms at Le Jardin, the Times Square disco, will have no trouble recalling how Stephen Burrows bolted to fame in the early 1970s in a joyous, rainbow carnival of appliqués… For more read on the NY Times here: http://www.nytimes.com/2015/05/28/fashion/for-mass-appeal-try-appealing-to-the-masses.html?_r=0


Stephen Burrows Now on Kickstarter

The business of fashion has changed dramatically since I launched my career. There is no fashion without finance so I am launching a Kickstarter Campaign to create Stephen Burrows Now! a legacy collection that will showcase the “Best of Burrows” to the global fashion community. The funds raised will enable me to rent space for … Continue reading


Stephen Reflects on Past & Present at SCAD

This weekend, the Savannah College of Art and Design honored Stephen Burrows with the André Leon Talley Lifetime Achievement Award. His dresses, a huge hit in the 1970s, were able to perfectly capture the zeitgeist of the time: Technicolor jersey designed to dance the night away.


    “I consider Burrows the only original American designer since Claire McCardell,” Karl Lagerfeld, fashion’s most opinionated man, once said, “Why? Because he created his own rules about cut. It was sophisticated, original, unorthodox.”[1] - Voguepedia
  • Stephen Burrows exhibition: ‘An American Master of Inventive Design’

    May 17-Sept. 15
    SCAD Museum of Art
    601 Turner Blvd
    Savannah, GA