Between the Sheets: Carly Cushnie and Oscar Cantu




Photo by: Kirsten Francis

Empowering women and helping them channel their inner vixen through bold fashion collections, Carly Cushnie is one of the creative minds behind the globally adored brand, Cushnie et Ochs. Much like their designers, the brand continuously radiates confident femininity with an edgy uniqueness. Recently married to her handsome husband, Oscar Cantu, the couple retreats to their townhouse in Brooklyn where you can find Oscar whipping up sizzling cuisines or entertaining friends in their private garden.




Photo by: Kirsten Francis

Infusing their own style in to our collections, Carly and Oscar designed a gorgeous bed story that illustrates their deep love of classic clean lines, subtle tones, and rich textures.




Photo by: Kirsten Francis

  • Kassatex: First thing you do in the morning?
  • Carly: Cuddle.
  • Oscar: Yea, cuddle for a good 15 minutes.
  • K: Who is the Early Bird or Night Owl?
  • C: He’s both. I like to stay in bed as long as possible and get in as late as possible.
  • K: Your favorite bedding is crisp and fresh or soft and lived in?
  • O: For me it’s soft and lived in….but crisp on the outside…if that’s a thing?
  • C: That’s about accurate, I’d say.
  • K: An elaborate bed with lots of layers or simplistic in style?
  • O: Lots of layers.
  • C: Yea lots of layers. Can we jump in now?
  • K: Kindle or hardcover books?
  • O: Hardcover.
  • C: Paperback.
  • K: Describe each other’s style in one word.
  • C: Polished.
  • O: I should’ve gone first. I’m going to blend two words together. Classy chic.





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  • K: Currently listening to…
  • O: I have a fascination with this artist named Anderson Paak.
  • C: You do have a serious issue and addiction to him. I’ve been listening to a lot of Sza lately.
  • K: Most memorable hotel stay was…
  • C: The W Hotel in Vieques.
  • O: I agree.
  • C: Or do you want to do the Abdel Suite at the Riad Due in Marrakech?
  • K: Make your bed as soon as you wake up or leave it for later?
  • C: He leaves it for me. I like to make it as soon as I’m dressed.
  • K: Evening bedside beauty regimen?
  • C: We have a pillow spray we are addicted to now. Deep Sleep, it’s amazing.
  • K: Pillow Wars: Pile on or just enough?
  • O: For her, it’s just enough.
  • C: I mean to decorate, I like to pile it on, but to sleep I like it flat as a pancake.





Photo by: Kirsten Francis

Artwork by Heather Chontos.

Written and Produced By: Kelly Florio Kasouf