About the studio
Driven by her passion to preserve the beauty of vintage textiles and to make them accessible to the fashion industry Indra Larssen established her business 2009 in New York.
Since then the studio delivers vintage inspirations to some of the most prestigious fashion and home furnishing companies worldwide among them ANTHROPOLOGIE, CALVIN KLEIN, CLUB MONACO, DIANE VON FUERSTENBERG, ETRO, MARC JACOBS, MICHAEL KORS, RALPH LAUREN, TOMMY HILFIGER, VANESSABRUNO just to name a few.
Her collection is updated non stop with new arrivals to serve her always growing audience of Womens-, Mens, Childrenswear, Lingerie- and Homefurnishing clients.
Looking for beautiful vintage florals inspired by the American Dustbowl or Art Deco era? Desperately searching for vintage nautical conversationals, cool retro geometrics or sun bleached plaids?
Indra’s archive offers a broad variety of vintage designs from the early 1800’s to the late 1970’s and includes not only printed fabrics, hand painted designs, antique wallpapers and engravings but also rare, embroideries, yarn dyes, jacquards and velour fabrics.
She exhibits her collection twice a year at INDIGO/PREMIÈRE VISION in Paris and has a representing agent in Osaka, Japan and in Los Angeles on the West Coast.
Many executives searching for innovation rely on her expertise as an inspiring, well curated vintage source.
Since she started her business in 2009, Indra Larssen has become an internationally highly respected studio in the fashion world.
After she graduated 1997 with a Master’s degree in textile design (University of Applied Sciences, Hannover, Germany) Indra gained her first experiences as a textile designer at fashion companies such as the S. Oliver Group and Esprit, Europe in Germany.
In 2006 she moved to New York and worked as a CAD & Textile MANAGER in the Fashion district where she designed prints for various prestigious labels such as Cynthia Steffe and Kenneth Cole Reaction.
Following her passionate idea to start a well edited, more sophisticated vintage studio she established Indra Larssen, LLC 2009 in New York.
Since then her collection constantly evolves, spanning different eras, styles, handwritings & techniques enriched by her latest findings from auctions, “brocantes”, “vide greniers” , flea markets & acquisitions of archives.
Through her monthly business trips in the US and in Europe she keeps a close, personal contact with her clients and can therefore better understand their individual needs.
In 2015 her Japanese agent, IGREK Intl., Osaka launched a promotion of a textile brand under the name “Indra Larssen” featuring a collection of modified vintage fabrics that found great success in Japan.
Always on the hunt for beautiful textile treasures of the past to be revived into new life her philosophy is
“Everything old is new again”
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All vintage fabrics sold by Indra Larssen, LLC are sold for inspirational purposes only and are not sold with any copyright. No warranty is made in regards to copyright or the ownership of the document. This can’t be modified by subsequent or contemporaneous agreement. Indra Larssen, LLC recommends to change at least 30% of any vintage design to be on the safe side regarding any copyrights.