Fashion

Must See: BCALLA’s T-Shits, ‘For When You Have Fashion Diarrhea’

Fashion

Must See: BCALLA’s T-Shits, ‘For When You Have Fashion Diarrhea’

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Photography: Charles Ludeke

After revisiting Fischerspooner’s 2001 electro-punk track, “Megacolon,” Brooklyn-based BCALLA became inspired to create an exclusive range of original, hand-embellished t-shits “for when you have fashion diarrhea.” The reconstructed tees fall in line with the queer designer’s campy, larger-than-life aesthetic, also highlighting his made-to-order business—something loyally called upon by nightlife drag queens and radio-charting pop stars alike.

With this “excessively fun” lineup, BCALLA dressed NYC club personalities Sussi, Jordan Stawecki and Aquaria, appropriately shooting them together wearing his t-shits in a grimy graffiti-covered Brooklyn bathroom.

One piece looks a revenge-seeking panda with deranged, nightmarish eyes is attached to Stawecki’s body like a second skin; another features a green-skinned monster with legs extending beyond the tee and the phrase, “It’s Alive,” stamped across the front; The last stars Sesame Street’s Big Bird decked out in jewels, which Sussi styled with a sophisticated Corona Extra panty.

Subtlety is not BCALLA’s strength—thank God.