Tempest + Bentley
Tempest + Bentley

Neither Shakespeare nor luxury vehicle, Tempest + Bentley bodes the future of fine wool garments conceived out of refreshingly conscious, sustainable production. Upon discovering San Francisco’s marine layer necessitated pulling on that quintessential, chunky sweater but discouraged with what existed on the market, Marissa Thieriot rolled up her sleeves and set out to create Tempest […]

Maria Suomalainen
Maria Suomalainen

Maria Suomalainen was this year’s third place winner in the Designers’ Nest Competition in Copenhagen—a rightfully earned title, as her work demanded the attention of not only the judges, but onlookers and competing designers as well. Having received her Bachelor’s degree from the Aalto University School of Arts, Design, and Architecture, Suomalainen has transformed her […]

Camilla Arnbert
Camilla Arnbert

Winning the Designers’ Nest Competition has shed light on the increasingly popular talents of Camilla Arnbert. She impressed the Designers’ Nest panel of judges with her ability to maintain a strong silhouette while still using unique materials that compromise the boundaries of common texture. Her engaging use of pattern and material remind us that fashion […]

Liza Smith
Liza Smith

Grooming Couture The spirit of couture extended all the way down to the fingertips at recent Fashion Week events, where exceptional displays of intricate nail art were rampant, confirming our suspicions that this trend is indeed experiencing a resurgence. While using impossibly intricate nail art to punctuate the designs sent down the runways is decidedly […]

Otherworldly
Otherworldly

Otherworldly is one of the most eye-catching books to hit shelves this year. Each page is filled with colorful, out-of-this-world fashion that begs the question, what will designers create next. Featuring the work of Alexander McQueen, Martin Margiela, Lucy McRae, Peter Popps and more, this book will have you wondering how such creations are even […]

Pretty Ugly
Pretty Ugly

Ugly can now be defined as beautiful thanks to Pretty Ugly, a book dedicated to rediscovering classically ugly art. Filled with commonly known unattractive art pieces Pretty Ugly posed the question, “what really is ugly?” Opposed to the minimal, monochromatic design style that is popular today Pretty Ugly is a collective of all the designs […]

Just So
Just So

Supertrash coat Escada skirt Theory top Christian Louboutin shoes Phoebe English skirt and arm bands Mini Holiday bra Laain top, and leggings J and M Davidson jumper Escada skirt Harris Wharf London jacket Phoebe English skirt J and M Davidson top Theory skirt J and M Davidson Top Presentandcorrect, London Ruler Escada skirt J and […]

Love to Pose
Love to Pose

Model Miriam Matabaro Posing as Billie Holiday Occupation: Model Model and Golden Glove Boxing Champion Justin Rock Posing as Muhammad Ali Occupation: Model Model Wemi Ahunamba Posing as Nina Simone Occupation: Model Model Erica Wiltz Posing as Dorothy Dandridge as “Carmen Jones” Occupation: Model Model Javis Williams Posing as Malcom X Occupation: Model Photography by […]

Chrome Dreams
Chrome Dreams

Helen Yarmak vest Indie + Wild bikini top True Religion flare jeans Nina Originals ankle boots Beauty & The Beach sunglasses Giuliana Teso sweatshirt Joe’s denim shorts GX by Gwen Stefani shoe Oysby London bag Beauty and the Beach hat A Moss pant suit Adrianne Landau jacket, and hat Phax bandeau maillot Coach Tote Karine Sultan […]

Magnificent Obsession
Magnificent Obsession

NARS x Steven Klein Collaboration Creative collaborations seem to have become a facile way for cosmetics companies to exploit the distinct marketing advantage of covetable and collectable limited edition offerings, and to enjoy the extra exposure afforded by cross-industry name recognition. In the case of makeup artist favorite NARS Cosmetics, however, collaborations are truly the […]

ATAK
ATAK

The Fine Art of Three Dimensional Canvases Tattooing was once considered the preserve of a “closed society” and often associated with all kinds of nefarious elements of a variety of subcultures, from savage Polynesians to rebel merchant classes, to criminals and bikers. It has since passed through entire social levels, including the elite and royal […]

BarChef
BarChef

There’s a special kind of buzz surrounding a new bar in Toronto–domestically and internationally–and it only grows with each dazzled patron who enters the dizzying expanse of his cocktail kingdom. Frankie Solarik, author of “The Bar Chef” and co-owner of Toronto’s BarChef, is applying the same detail and passion to preparing cocktails as a chef […]

The Influencers
The Influencers

Jackie Rotman Jackie Rotman, 24, leverages philanthropy as a universal tool. From a professional history that began with bright ideas as a teenager, Jackie’s career is rooted in quality of life. At 14 years old she founded Everybody Dance Now!, a nonprofit organization with a knack for instilling self-esteem into the lives of underserved youth […]

Firooz Zahedi
Firooz Zahedi

Firooz Zahedi has spent the majority of his life capturing arresting images. His body of work runs the gamut from portraits of personalities including Andy Warhol, Elizabeth Taylor, and Angelina Jolie. He has covered everything from advertising campaigns, print media and album covers, to fine art photography and collages. Born in Tehran, Iran, Zahedi grew […]

Coming Up Vintage
Coming Up Vintage

Three gems across the country to satisfy your deepest vintage cravings. Pretty Parlor Pretty Parlor, located in Seattle’s Capitol Hill neighborhood, charms instantly with its pink ombre walls, dreamy boudoir aesthetic, and shop cat, Sophia. A rainbow of petticoats and parasols hang from the ceiling beside paper lanterns and chandeliers. It is a retro paradise […]


Facebook
Facebook
Instagram
Pinterest
LinkedIn
YouTube
Email