Archive for March, 2010

First things first, Iceland is cold. When the wind blows in off the white caps and black water, you recognize this is a people who would know a thing or two about staying warm. The designers at Farmers Market make traditional Icelandic wool sweaters, tailored with sophistication and style. Vikings and socialites agree, this is Nordic beauty […]

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We’re glad to see our friend, Dana at Made, is on the same page. She created an adorable dress for her daughter out of a very familiar looking fabric. How sickeningly cute would it be for Mom to wear a red Shuffleboard dress paired with her daughter’s “Christmas in July” dress? Dana’s site is filled […]

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If all women from Reykjavik look and dress like this, we’ll be bringing back a trunk load of inspiration. For more Icelandic fashion candy, look here.

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Ironically, sound plays a larger role in this video than in most. Directors Si & Ad allow Fionn Regan’s song to dip and mask in each environment, each location becoming part of his performance. “Be Good Or Be Gone” becomes intimate and personal as we travel with it about town, in weather and crowds, and […]

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Once again, we’ve been so glad to see so many of your names participate in our bow tie giveaway. A Monte Carlo would have looked smart around any one of your necks, but the darn things are slippery’er than Brian Connors himself.  A name has been drawn, the Wee Folk have had their say. The […]

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Happy St. Patrick’s Day everyone! Hope you’re wearing your green and acting polite. We will announce the Bow Tie winner in just a few hours, but so that we all win a little today – we’ve put together some holiday “diddleeidie” to keep the banshees and harpies at bay. Look at it sittin’ there. Like […]

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Socks. The colorful secrets that complete an outfit. Townhouse presents these contrast socks, and even lends suggestion as to what might be done in them. Swiss made precision will warm your feet like clockwork.

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Pink hearts, yellow moons, Darby O’Gill, and some heather on the hill. St. Patrick’s Day is next week, and in honor of there being no snakes in Ireland we’re giving away an emerald green (and blue*), Monte Carlo bow tie! Stand out amongst all the pinchin’ & punching this 17th. Lads, clean up for once, […]

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Another white room and another fantastic haircut. Brett Vapnek directs this Cat Power video for “Cross Bones Style”. It’s a song that gets stuck in your craw. It taunts you, and makes you listen to it on repeat for days on end. We love her dancing, we love her skates, and you can imagine we’d […]

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Wallpaper by Studio Nommo Personalized plates by Rust Designs Chairs made out of repurposed plastic shutters by Kulla Industrial Design

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