A brilliant find during our recent trip to the New York International Gift Fair, the World Skin Colors scarves turn the demographic data from each country represented into a visual language. Every country has its own composition of skin colors, linked to its population, climate, economy, politics, and social practices, and represented in the palette [...]
You can always count on Swash — the design duo of Sarah Swash and Toshio Yamanaka — to provide charming, whimsical pieces for your wardrobe. After all, the have a penchant for pastels and prints, and draw much inspiration from their whippet Candy (the “inspirational talisman and recurring motif in their designs). With seven [...]
Hermes and Japanese photographer Hiroshi Sugimoto have teamed up for series of limited edition scarves inspired by Sugimoto taking long exposure shots of cinema screens. What ensues are vibrant and colorful photos with light passing through a prism. Sugimoto stays within his
Yesterday I was so happy to receive by mail the stunning Forget me not silk scarf by our favorite fashion illustrator Coco! They are so pretty that I almost wanted to display it on my wall as an art piece, but
It may look like simple menswear from a distance but look up close and it is well structured, well designed, and well inspired. Well desired is COMUNE; clothing that is not only top quality but at the same time cost conscious [ie: the perfect equation]. Strong on aesthetics as well as the sweet little details that one can’t help but notice, this is a label that doesn’t flaunt its name obnoxiously all over its pieces but instead tastefully and discreetly. A guy that wears COMUNE is a bad boy that knows how to dress; less rips and rags, more tailoring and class. Designers always speak of flattering a woman’s body, well, COMUNE manipulates denim and knits in ways that flatter a man’s body. Yes they sponsor both skateboarders and snowboarders and yes their clothing can be worn doing both, but their clothing line is in no way defined by either sport. The near future doesn’t see COMUNE creating a womens line unfortunately, but just as Dior Homme personally tailors any piece for any female that asks, so will COMUNE.