MR Magazine listed the article “PVH Launches The Ultimate Dress Shirt” as one of their top 10 most popular stories of 2015. Phillip VanHeusen partnered with Talon to incorporate our trademarked Tekfit Stretch Technology into their shirt collars, and from that the innovative Flex Collar Dress Shirt was born.
playground agency, 1837 5th Avenue, San Diego, CA, 92101, United States
kristine schnell is the creative director and co-founder of playground. Enthralled with art, design and the built environment from a young age, she's known for designing elegant spaces with a unique edge. With a classical education in art, architecture and design, her love of beautiful details has taken her around the world in search of the exquisite, from the ruins of Greece to the rolling hills of Tuscany, exploring the markets of Mexico City to sourcing one-of-a-kind ceramics in southern China. As the chief creative vision behind both commercial and residential projects, Kristine brings an encyclopedic library of visual knowledge, blending classical styles with an equal sense of restraint and irreverence. An avid reader, kristine also enjoys writing about design, working as a contributor for Dwell and San Diego Home and Garden, among other industries publications.
She is a voracious reader, a former ballerina and dreams in French when she’s had a very good day. When she’s not designing, you’ll find Kristine traveling the world in search of the exquisite, sipping rose in Sonoma or paddle boarding around San Diego’s beautiful bays. Adores champagne, fine leather goods and creating signature spaces.