Fashion designer David Hart has sent models down the runway with holes in their hats and with bare chests beneath their blazers.
He's endorsed wearing flip-flops and suit jackets with shorts.
The Severna Park native's bold vision is beloved by celebrities and celebrated by the fashion industry. And as the first-ever New York Fashion Week for men's clothing gets underway this week in New York City, it's clear Hart is a leader in men's designs.
"I think it's a really exciting time for menswear in New York," the 33-year-old said in a phone interview from his Fort Greene, N.Y., apartment, which also serves as his work space. "Now that we have a dedicated men's...