“my Fridja is pink + matches my hair / is new best fwend”.
Carri ‘Cassette Playa’ Mundane now uses her F-1000 in her studio in Hackney, East London and takes it with her for her work at countless fashion events, woop woop!
Her biog reads:
“Cassette Playa is the label of London-based designer Carri Mundane. Mundane studied at the University of Westminster, showing Cassette Playa collections as part of the MAN, the London menswear initiative, four times, beginning with A/W 2006. Mundane was nominated for Best Menswear Designer at the British Fashion Awards in 2007.
Cassette Playa was listed as Best Fashion Designer in Rolling Stone’s Best of Rock 2008 and has worked with artists including M.I.A., Klaxons, Dizzee Rascal, Late of the Pier, Patrick Wolf, Ruff Sqwad, and Boy Better Know. Mundane has styled and art directed for Dazed & Confused, and the ‘DUNK BE TRUE’ exhibition with Nike. In collaboration with Nike, a Cassette Playa Nike Blazer Premium was exclusively created and featured in her Spring/Summer 2008 show, to be released in selected international stores during late 2008. In July 2008 a series of portraits by Cassette Playa was featured in Exactitudes, an exhibition at Selfridges London and Mundane’s work was included in the 2008 ‘Fashion V Sport’ exhibition at London’s Victoria & Albert Museum.
Cassette Playa’s collection is currently available at Dover Street Market in London, Colette in Paris, SlamJam in Milan, Seven New York and Side by Side in Tokyo.”