Monthly Archives: July 2011

Fashion Designer: Richardo Tisci

July 25th, 2011

Riccardo Tisci (born in 1974 in Taranto, Italy) is an Italian fashion designer. He graduated from London’s Central Saint Martins Academy in 1999, and in 2005 was named Creative Director for Givenchy womenswear and haute couture. In May 2008 he … Continue reading

Portraits by Karel Funk

July 21st, 2011

Karel Funk’s hyper-realist portraits are as enigmatic as the urbanites they depict. Anyone who has ever ridden the New York subway at rush hour knows the feeling of being pressed so close to your fellow commuters that you can see … Continue reading

Loake Shoemakers

July 18th, 2011

“Quality over quantity.” “Buy less, buy better.” “Brave shoemakers, all gentlemen of the gentle craft.” “All you need is one pair of well-made shoes.” All of the above and more applies to the shoemakers over at Loake. Exceptional quality and … Continue reading

Only The Young by Zoë Zimmer

July 15th, 2011

Only The Young features the striking Barbora Vesela captured by the amazing Zoë Zimmer. London and Los Angeles based fashion photographer Zoe Zimmer finds herself inspired by different eras in history, 60′s, 70′s 80′s – particularly in America, and has … Continue reading

Jonathan Zawada

July 7th, 2011

Drawings by, Jonathan Zawada

Acne Spring/Summer 2012

July 2nd, 2011

It’s the softer side of Acne this season. The Swedish fashion house mixes in a shot of retro color—from pastel blues and salmon shades to a floral camouflage print—with shawl collars and leather sandals, producing a noticeable shift from shows … Continue reading

Know Your Terms: Breton Strip

July 2nd, 2011

An act of government is rarely a major influencer in the world of style. But not so with the March 27, 1858 Act of France. The act declared a new uniform for the French Navy: A knitted shirt with navy … Continue reading