ROOS: Shane & Shawn Launch

ROOS-Shane & Shawn, held their NYC Launch party Wednesday the 29th of August at TOY in the Hotel Gansevoort.

Fashion designers and twin brothers Shane & Shawn Ward have teamed up with the city’s twin party entrepreneurs Daniel & Derek Koch to launch their new sneaker line ROOS-Shane & Shawn. The party was hosted by yet another set of twins, the popular music duo Nina Sky.

Shane & Shawn Ward with Kangaroo, photo by Steve Knight

Twins Shane & Shawn Ward greeted the crowd and thanked Daniel & Derek Koch for an awesome night at their venue – the Koch twins mentioned “they would love to do it again!”

Shane & Shawn Ward with Derek & Daniel Koch, photo by Steve Knight

Nina Sky, photo by Steve Knight

Kenan Thompson from SNL dropped by to check out the collection and especially loved the red high tops.

Kenan Thompson, photo by Steve Knight

Magician and professional entertainer, Josh Beckerman said “I would die to perform magic tricks with all of these twins!”

Josh Beckerman

Nahum G. (Sonny) Shar, President & CEO of Pentland

Artist Anca Barbu (Right)


Alexandra Marciniak

Twin Designers Coco & Breezy adored the collection and exclaimed that they wanted to do a collaboration with the Ward twins.

Coco & Breezy, photo by Steve Knight

Nina Roseman (creator & owner of Nini Posh) and Josh Beckerman

Special thanks to Alexandria McGaughey of RED LIGHT PR for elements of this article.