As Worn by: Adam Roth
This post is the third in our series featuring key pieces from the Billy Reid SS14 collection, worn by friends and customers of our New York City store and photographed by Nina Westervelt. This week’s installment spotlights a new selection from our ongoing collaboration with the American heritage sneaker company K Swiss.
Name: Adam Roth
Occupation: Director of Strategic Partnerships at the CFDA (Council of Fashion Designers of America)
Wearing: Distressed bone leather hi-top tennis shoes from the Billy Reid x K Swiss collaboration. “I really love these sneakers. They’re so versatile and comfortable - I literally wore them from the office to Coachella!”
His style: “Whatever fits my mood at the moment - a great fitting blazer or a hoodie, my favorite jeans and high tops.”
Hometown: Ocean Township, New Jersey
Years in NYC: 13
Three words that describe his relationship with the City: Seamless, fresh, humorous.
His neighborhood and why he loves it: Hell’s Kitchen. “Grabbing coffee and walking around my neighborhood while listening to music is my weekend ritual.”
Last great “only in New York” experience: “Seeing the second to last ever LCD Soundsystem show at Terminal 5.”