Jackie Villevoye discusses why a bow tie makes an outfit and the importance of artisanal craftsmanship. Interview by Carla Seipp

Jackie-villevoye

Dear Diane and Shaded Viewers,

Jackie Villevoye has been creating unique and handmade accessories under her label Jupe by Jackie since 2010. Formerly an art collector, photographer and interior decorator, the designer learned the high craft of hand embroidery in India before opening up her own atelier. Distinguished for the painstaking needle artwork put into each silk tie, bow tie, pocket square and scarf, Villevoye