Qiu Yang for Vogue China

Photographer Qiu Yang certainly makes these luxury goods stand out with a life of their own. The shoes take a walk while the hand bags ascend the stairs. Clean, stark, flat, and sharp, it reminds me of illustrator Patrick Nagel’s work. Understated, with a little twist of a humor and character.

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Robyn Germanese

Year Born: 1981
Location: Toronto // How many hours a day are you on the web? 4-8
Last cool project you worked on: Art of Fashion 2012 (Toronto, for Nuit Blanche)
Coolest person you know personally: My mother (she works sometimes 9 jobs at a time, makes Broadway divas look like shrinking violets, and has the best vocabulary.
Best place to eat in your neighborhood: Yukaii (Japanese fusion- they have been closed for a long time due to fire from fire bombings that are frequent in my neighborhood)
Top 3 Places: Oaxaca, Tofino, my bed
Next destination: Italy, Scotland, Australia
Generation favorite: for fashion, art and music it changes all the time, but if I had to choose one it would be 1940s.