Meet the Designer

Native New Yorkers and longtime friends Jacob Melinger and Alan Paukman work under the name Nikolai Rose (a tribute to the duo’s respective grandfather and grandmother), generating books, home wares, branding, and design projects in addition to developing an ongoing accessories collection, which the duo calls “an embodiment of their creative output that represents the brand in the form of items and objects one can wear everyday.”

The New Renaissance Men

In the Internet age, when lightening-fast change is the norm, only those multi-disciplined rise to the top (Pin, Tweet, Post, Instagram, check.). Exemplary byproducts of Gen Y, Jacob Melinger and Alan Paukman know just how it’s done. The native Manhattanites and longtime friends work under the name Nikolai Rose (a tribute to the duo’s respective grandfather and grandmother), generating books, home wares, branding, and design projects in addition to developing an ongoing accessories collec... Read the Story