You Should Know: Designer Deryck Todd

by guestofaguest · October 2, 2014

Deryck Todd

Deryck Todd is a brilliant, energetic, talented designer as well as a New York City nightlife guru. His intricate hats and overall design aesthetic push boundaries - landing his work in impressive publications including Vogue Italia, Marie Claire, Cosmo, Paper, and Nylon. Rue Paul and Steven Tyler are among some of the top celebrities that also sport Deryck's designs. In addition, Deryck is prevalent to the nightlife scene, hosting his STRUT! party with Sam Jones, as well as the BOWIEBALL. If you meet Deryck, you'll immediately feel his creative energy, and if you read on, you'll discover more reasons why you should know him.

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Occupation: Designer and nightlife Twitter/Instagram: @derycktodd

"Every no is just an impatient yes."

Deryck Todd Questionnaire

What do you actually do all day? New hat concepts, spreadsheets

Favorite song growing up? What's Up by The 4 Non Blondes.

My biggest secret is... I'm a chronic ice chewer.

Why do you live in NYC? By default at times. I'm secretly a country mouse disguised as a city cat. Meow!

Uber, Taxi, Subway, or Citi Bike? LYFT!

My motto is... Every no is just an impatient yes.

My alter ego is... Derelique! She wears caftans and crimped wigs.

The last drink I had was... Diet Coca Cola with Lime.

My secret crush is... Diana Vreeland's blush.

What was your first job? Shredding papers of a psychiatrist.

Coming from? Going to? Concepts and dreams to reality and hmmm...

What is your favorite work of art? Most pieces by Chagall or Don Patron. I have a few close artist friends so usually personal gifts and comissions.

Who should we know? I'll get back to you.