Shawn was the clothing label set up by Anthony’s then girlfriend Yohanna Logan (Claire Essex in later editions of Scar Tissue) whom he dated on/off between 1998 – 2002. Shawn was apparently Logan’s nickname.
While dating, Anthony Kiedis paid for her to return to school- the Fashion Institute of Technology. When Logan finished her studies, she moved to LA to live with Kiedis and he helped her set up in business:
“Anthony and Yohanna had moved from their Mediterranean West Hollywood penthouse into an old house with lots of personality off Mulholland in a celestial cliff overlooking the clouds. Anthony set her up in business designing clothes, and she had a nifty office and workspace in the quaint home. A loyal boyfriend, he wore her gear to perform in…”
‘Lords of the Sunset Strip: An Autobiography’ By Blackie Dammett; page 351
To show his support for his girlfriend’s venture, Kiedis modelled an outfit of her clothes on the catwalk of her (fall) 2003 show. The show took place on 3rd April, 2003 during L.A. Fashion Week and was hosted by Playstation.
Playstation 2 Hosts Shawn At L.A. Fashion Week: Anthony Kiedis & Yohanna Logan
More details about Anthony Kiedis & Yohanna Logan’s relationship.
More photos of the models/clothes can be seen on the TheBook LA website