Louboutin Star Wars Shoes Benefit Starlight Foundation

Long ago we shared with you some very funky Star Wars shoes by trendy brand Irregular Choice.  You can now throw those in the back of the closet because legendary chic shoe designer Christian Louboutin has just created 5 pair of swanky heels – each embellished with bejeweled tie-fighters –  for The Walt Disney Studios and Lucasfilm as  a one-of-a-kind collaboration for Star Wars: The Last Jedi. Read more

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Light That Menorah With Chanukah Candles For A Cause

Jews everywhere will be lighting their menorahs as they celebrate “The Festival of Lights” for 8 evenings in a row beginning on Tuesday December 12th of this year. The menorah is meant to burn nightly for 8 nights and that means burning through a lot of candles. 45 to be exact. Read more

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TAXI!!! The Hot Hunks In This Year’s NYC Taxi Drivers Calendar.

I just love the good-natured attitude of these New York City cab drivers poking a little fun at themselves for a good cause. And no one does this better than Brooklyn-based husband and wife team Philip and Shannon Kirkman with their annual New York City Taxi Drivers Calendar. Read more

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A Bear Hugging California is Raising Over $100,000 in Relief Efforts

Our apologies for posting so infrequently as of late, but the Northern California Fires (my own home town area) have taken precedent. I chose to update people through my own facebook account and twitter account in lieu of writing blog posts because of the immediacy and ever-changing situation. But now, we share our first fire-related art story. Read more

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For Dog Tag Brewing, Every Day is Memorial Day

While some of us honor and celebrate the lives and legacies of military heroes who died in service to our nation during two holiday weekends a year (Memorial Day and Veteran’s Day), there are companies who support and honor them all year round. Dog Tag Brewing and their Legacy Lager is one of them. Read more

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Frames for A Cause Designer Eyewear Targets Breast Cancer

The CFDA (Council of Fashion Designers of America) has teamed up with Barneys to launch a special capsule collection of 10 designer eyeglass frames, Frames for A Cause, in an effort to raise money for their Breast Cancer initiative. Read more

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Incredible Artist Easter Eggs Created To Help Kids and Elephants

The Fabergé Big Egg Hunt was a creative charity initiative which initially launched in London in 2012, then again in Dublin, Ireland in 2013 and finally in 2014, took place in New York. Hundreds of giant fiberglass egg sculptures, each designed by globally renowned artists, designers, architects and brands were placed throughout each of the cities during the Easter period. Each Faberge Big Egg Hunt event culminated in a grand auction where many of the giant egg sculptures were sold with proceeds going to various charities*. Read more

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2016 Yule Log 2.0 : 30 Beautiful Animated Shorts

Yule Log 2.0 is an annual collaborative effort in which various animation artists create short films that bring the traditional Yule Log into the digital age. This is the fourth year for the project and in addition to being a gift to the internet, it’s also a chance to make a difference. Read more

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All 30 Designer Christmas Trees from The 21st Les Sapins de Noël des Créateurs

The annual charitable event showcasing and auctioning Designer Christmas Trees in France, Les Sapins de Noel des Createurs, had their 21st exhibition at the Théâtre des Champs des Elysées on the 19th and 20th of November 2016. Here’s a look at ALL 30 of this year’s creations by several famous fashion designers, architects and artists. Read more

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All These Cute NYC Cabbies In One Calendar!

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Driving a cab in New York has got to be one of the toughest jobs there is and keeping your sense of humor catering to tourists and nasty passengers can’t be easy. So when a dozen of the city’s hard-working cabbies pose, pin-up style, for a calendar – especially one whose proceeds benefit working immigrants, individuals and families – you’ve got to hand it to them. Read more

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