Wall Street Journal features abacaxi with LAUNCH NYC x MNY

Womenswear and jewelry designer Sheena Sood worked in fashion for almost seven years before taking a long trip to India. She had no intention of launching her own label, abacaxi, but returned to New York with unique embroideries from Rajasthan and Delhi.

The independent designer will showcase her second collection, which features geometric wool fabric interwoven with a gold metallic raffia-like yarn, a bright silk handloom stripe fabric and bold, custom hand-woven patches.

READ THE FULL STORY HERE by Rebecca Bratburd

Model Sani Bimta in the Fall-Winter 2014 Chevron Maxi Dress, by Ramsay de Give for The Wall Street Journal