The Urstadt.Swan brand was founded in 2008 by Lauren Urstadt and Shari Swan. The label is known for its unique luxury gloves and cold weather designs. After capturing the attention of the entertainment industry and many stores and magazines around the globe, the brand took off in 2009. Urstadt.Swan designs can be seen in W Magazine, American, Australian and Italian Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, Interview, Marie Claire, Rolling Stones and Elle Magazine.
Urstadt.Swan works with the film and music industries designing for performers such as Madonna, Stevie Nicks, Billie Eilish, Rhianna, Jennifer Lopez, Lady Gaga, Beanie Feldstein, Jennifer Lawrence, Carey Mulligan, Helena Bohnam Carter, Zoe Salada, Angelina Jolie, Drew Barrymore, Deepika Padukone, Eddie Redmayne and Margot Robbie.
Within the film industry, Urstadt.Swan has created accessories for various productions which include Star Trek, Oceans 8, Tomorrowland, Salt and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. They created custom designs within the video game industry doing full costumes for Thief, a popular video game from Eidos Montréal.