Monthly Archives: May 2011

Take Ivy

May 23rd, 2011

In the late sixties, a forward thinking Japanese photographer (Teruyoshi Hayashida) traveled throughout the northeastern United States stopping at each of the Ivy League schools to document the style of the era. The resulting book, cryptically titled Take Ivy, is … Continue reading

YSL: L’Amour Fou

May 14th, 2011

Pierre Thoretton’s Film Explores the Legendary Designer’s Greatest Passions Capturing Yves Saint Laurent’s rapturously received spring ‘58 debut for Dior and a selection of the designer’s show-stopping bridal gowns throughout the decades, today’s exclusive clip is taken from new documentary … Continue reading

Know Your Terms: Raglan

May 13th, 2011

After a decade-plus in which sharp tailoring ruled the outerwear world, a more rounded look—characterized by a softer, less defined shoulder—is mounting a comeback. The term is “raglan,” and it refers to a sleeve that extends, in one piece, all … Continue reading

Style Icon: Mark Ronson

May 10th, 2011

Mark Daniel Ronson (born 4 September 1975) is a British DJ, guitarist, music producer, artist and co-founder of Allido Records. When you’re an award-winning music producer and the brother of up-and-coming New York designer Charlotte Ronson, you have no other … Continue reading

Leif Podhajsky

May 9th, 2011

Leif is an artist and Creative Director. His work explores themes of connectedness, the relevance of nature and the psychedelic or altered experience. By utilizing these subjects he attempts to coerce the viewer into a realignment with themselves and their … Continue reading

Fashion Designer: Ottavio Missoni

May 9th, 2011

The story of Missoni’s now-legendary patterned knits of zigzags, waves, and stripes began in 1948 when founders Rosita and Ottavio (Tai) met at the Olympic games in London (he was a runner and designed the Italian team’s uniforms, while she … Continue reading

Photographer: Adrienne Raquel

May 6th, 2011

“Photography is so easy already and with the way these Canon and Nikon cameras are made now anybody that has the money can legitimately call themselves a photographer. It’s difficult to find authenticity in a medium that’s so, well, fake. … Continue reading

Experience Human Flight

May 4th, 2011

Experience Human Flight from Betty Wants In on Vimeo. The slow motion makes this video so exhilarating.