The abode of Rick Owens

TMS: What can be said about the one and only Rick Owens from his amazing runway shows, to his incredible collection, accessories. I won’t bore you take a look at his apartment.

Below insert from wall street journal

Rick Owens, the iconic expatriate American designer, has taken up residence in the former French Socialist Party headquarters on the Place du Palais Bourbon, a few blocks south of the Seine.

“The building was empty for 20 years before we got it in 2004. It was hideous: office cubicles, insulation tiles, a real rat warren. I think it was too daunting for most people to take on—not too many people would do it the way we did,” Owens says, explaining that he “just ripped things out, but left the concrete floors and some of the other stuff—the bare bones are good.”

Image credits: Studded hearts

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I work in the digital industry and this blog is an outlet for things that I admire whether its design, interior, graphic, fashion, styling, industrial, architecture, art, illustration, music or other bloggers etc. I constantly search for different artists who do not grab the media attention or have high profiles brand ambassadors pushing their products.

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