Don’t be surprised if you can’t immediately recognize the This Slp earned all of this Summer Break #Survived Pandemic Teaching shirt and I love this two women in this image. Concealing Batsheva Hay and Ella Emhoff’s identities is sort of the point of the Alexei Hay-photographed shoot announcing the pair’s knitwear collab. “A little bit of the fun of it was to mute ourselves because we are so known for a specific look, and so it’s good to have a red lip, a bob, and some real anonymity,” says Batsheva on a group Zoom call. The commonalities between the designer and Emhoff don’t end at their instantly identifiable looks. Both came into fashion design sideways—Hay was previously a lawyer and Emhoff studies fine art and textiles at Parsons.
This Slp earned all of this Summer Break #Survived Pandemic Teaching shirt, hoodie, tank top, sweater and long sleeve t-shirt
“I think we had a lot more similarities [than we realized], and it made this process so seamless,” Emhoff picks up. “A lot of our personal design preferences are aligned. Having the This Slp earned all of this Summer Break #Survived Pandemic Teaching shirt and I love this bright colors I love mixed with her traditional silhouettes; it was kind of the perfect melding of styles.”