The New York–based duo Reid Bartelme and Harriet Jung design costumes for dance productions, combining their fashion schooling with Bartelme’s background as a trained dancer. In the past dozen or so years, they have designed costumes for everything from ballet to Broadway shows, but it’s in contemporary dance, when working with the likes of Pam Tanowitz and Justin Peck, that the two feel most at home. Bartelme and Jung’s practice is rooted in an understanding that the role of costume This story is from Kinfolk Issue Forty-Nine Buy Now Related Stories Design Issue 51 John Pawson From the king of minimalism: “I find the essential and get the design down to a point where you can’t add or subtract from it.” Design Interiors Issue 51 Axel Vervoordt Inside the world of Axel Vervoordt. Design Issue 51 Inga Sempé “Minimalism is boring as hell, and on top of that, it’s preachy.” Design Issue 51 Halleroed Meet the giants of Swedish retail design. Design Issue 51 Andrew Trotter The architect and designer on renewing traditional architecture. Design Issue 51 Kim Lenschow The architect who wants to show you how your house works.