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 and Italian Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, Interview, Marie Claire, Rolling Stones and Elle Magazine.
Urstadt.Swan has been very involved in the film and music industry, designing for performers such as, Madonna, Stevie Nicks, Rhianna, Jennifer Lopez, Lady Gaga, 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, along with projects within the video game industry doing full costumes for Thief, a popular video game from Eidos Montréal.
This coming F/W 2021 Urstadt.Swan will be re-launching and showcasing a new line which now includes a full collection of handbags and apparel in addition to gloves and unique outerwear pieces all made in New York using the finest natural breathable fabrics for all-season wear.