Through an experimental approach to methods and materials, collections by beige share a vision of individual style over changing trends, making a statement of confidence with easy to wear pieces that go everywhere. In an ongoing dialog with process, unconventional materials combined with traditional techniques bring pattern and texture together for a modernist angle of sport and elegance, with a sense of practicality.
Kathy Whitney is a designer based in Pennsylvania and born in South Florida. Hailing from a background in graphic design from Rhode Island School of Design and Education from Bank Street College, Kathy developed programs for museum audiences in the greater New York area before returning to design. After creating wire knitted jewelry, Kathy developed beige with the intention of exploring textile techniques and fibers to create innovative handmade pieces that test the boundaries of conventional jewelry.