Started by Emily Adams Bode in 2016, BODE is a brand that links the sentimentality and artisanship of yesteryear with modern takes on classic silhouettes. By repurposing historic materials from the past and reimagining them in a new context, BODE's pieces carry a dream-like, ethereal aura. From work jackets and pants surgically crafted from antique quilts to the excavation, celebration, and reinterpretation of Indiana's senior chord trend from the early to mid 20th century, Bode's reinterpretations are the perfect vehicle to highlight her eye for design while shining a spotlight on old textiles, arguing for both their beauty and their relevance in luxury menswear today.
THIS VEST IS INSPIRED BY A 1960S MOHAIR VEST. THE SIDE TIE CLOSURES AND CELLULAR CROCHET PATTERN IS FAITHFUL TO THE ORIGINAL. CROCHETED BY HAND IN A WOMAN-OWNED AND OPERATED FACTORY IN PERU.