I first came across Squasht by Les last year at DEPART-ment (a seasonal store with original inventory from idependant designers). I found myself drawn to and purchased one of the "puffy shirts."
Since October of 2004, Squasht by Les the debuted its signature,
retro-styled “bella” hat. Shortly thereafter, boutiques began to carry Squasht
hats and the product line quickly grew to include tanks, tees, various hat
styles for men and women, skirts, dresses, halters, tube tops, and handbags.
Relying on the use of vintage fabrics and utilizing dying, distressing,
stenciling and screen-printing to make garments with a one-of-a-kind appeal.
Designer Lesley Timpe, has always had a great intrigue and love for
self-expression through clothing. Following her heart and indulging her
life-long interest in art and design, she completed a 2-year fashion design and
style degree from
Check out the hodgepodge for yourself and order at Squasht by Les