Co's creators and designers Stephanie Danan and Justin Kern have teamed up with Los Angeles artist Konstantin Kakanias for their forthcoming AW12 campaign video; featuring a comeback of Mrs. Tependris, Kakanias' long estranged cartoon alter ego.
Kakania delayed the return of the enigmatic, bouffant haired heroine until now:
“I love her, but sometimes I get angry with her and swear I’ll never draw her again, then out she comes again”.
The seven minute short, to be entitled 'Tependris Rising', depicts how Mrs. Tependris had been cryogenically frozen for the past four years, and features a soundtrack including Bryan Ferry and David Bowie.
The video will be available on Style.com from Wednesday. Read the whole interview on WWD here.
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