look authority studio.

WARDROBE | costume | Production

transforming thought into vision.

Look Authority Studio is a styling practice executing wardrobe narratives for business and brands. Founded by Sal Yvat in 2020. 

BEHIND THE STUDIO 

hi there - nice to meet you. i'm sal.

Sal Yvat (@salsogroovy) is a Chicago-based multi-disciplinary artist who has created work in fashion, film, and experimental production. Anchored by a distinct vision and a passion for fostering confidence, Sal built Look Authority Studio to alchemize thought into vision for brands, collaborators, and people. Since 2020, the Look Authority team has executed wardrobe direction for brands like Conde Nast, Moet & Chandon, Footlocker, and Brach’s Candy.

Her experimental documentary project, entitled “Beyond The Bias,” was a recipient of Open Television’s #OTVLife grant. Grounded in Southern traditionalist and afro-futurist thought, themes of reclamation, identity, and connection encapsulates her studio work.Through creating reimagined experiences digitally and IRL, she fuses her passion for authentic storytelling, history, aesthetics, and introspection with a uniquely queer eye.

AUTHORING VISUAL COHESION THROUGH WARDROBE AND CONSULTING SINCE 2020.