Ruffian RTW Fall 2014

Ruffian RTW Fall 2014

Religion and glamour don’t necessarily go hand in hand, although in this case, the designers somehow made the mix work.

Ruffian RTW Spring 2014

Ruffian RTW Spring 2014

Brian Wolk and Claude Morais based their collection on Françoise Sagan’s novel “Bonjour Tristesse.”

Ruffian RTW Fall 2013

Ruffian RTW Fall 2013

Brian Wolk and Claude Morais looked to the saloons, opium dens and theaters of the Bowery’s dark and intriguing yesteryear to inform the line’s fall aesthetic.

Ruffian RTW Spring 2013

Ruffian RTW Spring 2013

Brian Wolk and Claude Morais mixed couture and hipster wear.

Ruffian RTW Fall 2012

Ruffian RTW Fall 2012

Brian Wolk and Claude Morais looked to the sculptures of Henry Moore, as well as the English countryside, to shape their fall collection.

Beauty at Ruffian RTW Spring 2012

Backstage at Ruffian Spring 2012

WWD went behind the scenes at the spring show.

Ruffian RTW Spring 2012

Ruffian RTW Spring 2012

Brian Wolk and Claude Morais went for a jockey theme throughout much of the collection.

Ruffian RTW Fall 2011

Ruffian RTW Fall 2011

Brian Wolk and Claude Morais tried to see how far they could take the tuxedo with their fall collection.

Backstage at Ruffian RTW Fall 2011

Eighties Nobility at Ruffian

WWD goes behind the scenes at the fall show.

Ruffian’s Chic Diplomats

Makeup was inspired by retro beauties Marlene Dietrich and Lauren Hutton.