While I am usually singing the praises of CHANEL, I fear their latest 2010 Spring Summer Couture Collection is making me slightly nauseated. Pearlized pastel confections walked down the runway donning Minnie Mouse-Meets- Bride of Frankenstein hairdos in the latest Haute Couture Collection from CHANEL. Read more
above: The Mirage, design proposed by David Seesing.
I noticed a story on a student design project for Bentley at the UK’s Royal College of Art called the Aero-Ace in the always fabulous Wallpaper magazine. Definitely worth sharing, and adding to as well. The text and images below are from their January, 2010 issue, plus I’ve added some video and additional images and sketches from the artists. Read more
Star-crossed Branding – ADIDAS and STAR WARS Read more
Too old to spend three days outdoors in the desert listening to loud music amongst rolling teens? Not if you bunk in one of these babies. Read more
above: Barbie Basic model no.5 before and after being styled by Justin Guinta for the launch
Mattel recently introduced the Barbie Basics doll collection; 12 different Barbie® dolls, each dressed ‘down’ in a different, but all black, dress. Read more
above: Amy Winehouse tattooed on a tooth
Yesterday and today, my posts are a mouthful. Quite literally. Read more
PART I: The use of real teeth or casts of real teeth in jewelry by three very different artists. Read more
One hardly needs an excuse to visit Paris with the plethora of fabulous chic hotels popping up there; Hotel Gabriel, Philipe Starck’s Mama Shelter and now… The BLC design Hotel. Read more
Baller bling, baby.
It’s not enough to have diamond earrings, necklaces, bracelets, pendants, body jewelry, belt buckles and even grills. Now, your athletic shoes must be adorned with ice as well. Read more
A ways back I wrote three different posts on furniture for children that would make one’s room look like Dr. Seuss meets Alice In Wonderland. One of the designers, the very talented Judson Beaumont of Straight Line Designs has added many wonderful pieces to his collection since I last blogged about him. Read more