Designer Absolut Mix Bottle Auction Benefits LGBT Community

Absolut, in collaboration with Stonewall, has enlisted 12 artists and designers to create one-off bespoke versions of their limited edition bottle – Absolut Mix, a colorful design inspired by the six colors of the LGBT Pride flag. The one of a kind bottle designs are being auctioned off in honor of London Pride 2016 with 100% of the proceeds going directly to support the UK’s leading LGBT equality charity Stonewall. Read more

Few Do Weird, Wonderful and Wearable Like Gareth Pugh. His Complete 2014 Fall Winter Collection.

Gareth Pugh Fall Winter 2014

A look at the new Fall/ Winter 2014 Ready-To-Wear Women’s collection from irreverent fashion designer Gareth Pugh. It’s a bit of “Snow-Babies-Meets-The-Kitchen-Drawer” (you know, the one that holds plastic wrap and foil?) but it’s truly unique and there’s something beautifully clean and elegant about the structured pieces of white and cream. Read more

Classic Nymphenberg Porcelain Figurines Get Fashion Makeovers From 16 Designers.

Nymphenburg couture edition
above: original white glazed figurine on left and Gareth Pugh edition on right

To celebrate their 260th anniversary, Porzellen Manufaktur Nymphenberg (Nymphemberg Porcelain manufacturers) invited 16 of the internationally most renowned couturiers to create new “robes” for the 16 Commedia Dell’Arte figures by the rococo sculptor, Franz Anton Bustelli. These figurines, which at the time made Nymphenburg world famous and which to this day count among its most valuable treasures, are being re-issued in a Couture Edition that is limited to 25 copies. Read more