“it’s all about knowing where to stop“ - going too far can be as bad as not going far enough. It turns out that this is not only good advice when designing, but has become our life philosophy.The best way to describe the customer is to describe the collection. TALBOT RUNHOF is known for its subtle elegance. with almost every piece, the most astonishing detail is usually one that you find after a second glance. It’s not obvious, but once you find it, you are all the more impressed by the overall beauty. Our customer is the same.
Johnny Talbot born 1964 in Nashville, Tennessee, Usa, studied electrical engineering and worked as systems manager for the u.s. government before he decided to become a fashion designer.Adrian Runhof, born 1963 in Mainz, Germany, studied business administration after growing up in a family of fashion producers and retailers and worked ever since in the fashion business. Talbot and Runhof met in 1991 in Munich. Discovering their mutual passion for fashion they decided to join forces and began designing collections together. In the year 2000 the label Talbot Runhof was launched.
Johnny Talbot & Adrian Runhof
Beside the 500 square foot flagship in storied Preysing Palais in the heart of Munich, TALBOT RUNHOF can be found in many of the best boutiques and department stores in the world, including Bergdorf Goodman, Neiman Marcus, Saks Fifth Avenue, Holt Renfrew, Harrods, Harvey Nichols, Rubaiyat, David Jones, Breuninger, Unger, Apropos, Tiziana Fausti, Ratti, Papini, Gisa, Nida etc. Talbot Runhof, renowned for their unusual workmanship fusing cutting edge couture techniques with unparalleled simplicity in cut and form, is produced exclusively in Germany in their own workshops. In 2005, Talbot Runhof was awarded the German fashion award. since 2006, Talbot Runhof is showing regularly in Paris during Paris fashion week.