Ever since we came across their collection at a peripheral display during London Fashion Week in September 2011, we have been very certain that this is a label to watch.
MASC was founded in 2011 by designers (and couple) Duncan Shaw and Billy Yick, who share an impressive catalogue of achievements. They graduated in Fashion Design from Nottingham Trent University in 2007 with top marks, showed their collection at the final gala show of London Graduate Fashion Week, and successfully stocked their debut range in a dedicated pop-up-shop in Selfridges.
Following this auspicious start, Shaw was selected to study in Paris at the Institut Francais De La Mode as the only British graduate on the Masters Fashion Design programme, and gained a Distinction upon graduating in 2009. Since then, the duo's visibility in the fashion arena has grown at a deserved swift pace with their work featured in prestigious fashion publications...read the full article