The third season of an ongoing partnership with European luxury fashion and automotive leather-finishing company Stahl. Project includes customized product development, original trend direction, concept workshopping in Spain and full production of the Stahl Elite Collection Black Box published in May 2015 -- from research, editorial and written content to layout, print manufacturing and final delivery. Clients receiving this material and using Stahl product and trend direction to develop their seasonal leather goods include Louis Vuitton, Hermès, Loewe, Chanel and Mercedes-Benz, as well as many other global luxury brands.    

The Fall/Winter 2016 - 2017 collaboration continued to expand with additional concept workshopping sessions for leather product development as well as a New York City presentation of the Elite Collection trend forecast to luxury brands, designers and press.