— Sun, 6th June 2010 —

Once indistinguishable from other purveyors of prep, J. Crew has emerged as perhaps the most interesting (mainstream) brand on the market. Bolstered by myriad collaborations with brands like Mister Freedom and Mackintosh — and textile mills like Thomas Mason — chief exec Mickey Drexler and design director Frank Muytjens have spearheaded a triumphant return to quality, a masterful mixing of “high” & “low” style, and (refreshed) classic design.

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