Established in 2016, Neutral States Clothing was born out of a desire to see knit and woven fabric come together in one garment. The main goal of Neutral States is to bring knits and wovens to a neutral zone where they can coexist together in a beautiful and complimentary way. Everyday we're testing the limits of the inherent characteristics of knits and wovens to form a new and different kind of apparel.
All the clothing for Neutral States is dreamed up, designed and created in Philadelphia, by the owner/designer DC Claassen. She has been hand-knitting for fourteen years! And just recently, in the last four years, has also learned to machine knit. While earning her M.S. at Drexel University in Fashion Design, she gained a great respect for wovens, whether they be stiff and shiny like taffeta or delicate and light as gauze.read more