Celebrities are people (who make bad costume decisions), too.
There is no better play date happening right now in kids fashion than the one between Jack Spade, Kate Spade, and GapKids . The quirk and childlike imagination inherent in the Spades’ DNA are a natural fit for the American brand that is singlehandedly dressing kids like grown-ups with timely design at accessible price points. The boys and I loaded up in a ’70s Ford Bronco for a top down autumn afternoon with Fletcher, the Westie (who happens to be a fan of the hand scarf).
This little kid dresesd up in a Pharrell Williams Halloween costume and it’s the best thing ever.
Here’s what went down at the Hood By Air POPRALLY exhibit at the MoMA.
Freitag , best known for up-cycling truck tarps for reuse on bags and accessories, is slightly changing course. For the first time, the Zurich-based company has developed a new in-house textile that solves a variety of problems for Freitag while remaining environmentally conscious.
There is a waiting list of over 24,000 people who are dying to get inside.
DJ Gilles Peterson puts together a mix celebrating the best of electronic Cuban music under the title Havana Cultura Mix: The Soundclash . Bringing together a group of artists from around the globe, winners of a remix competition, to spend time in Havana, Peterson directed the recording of 12 original songs featuring local singers, rappers and musicians
A rare collection of paintings and drawings that relate to Southern musical traditions will go on view.
In a world of SUVs that’ve been softened by demand and suburban wusses, the 2015 Toyota 4Runner stands out.
From seed to sip, every drop of Absolut Vodka is expertly crafted by generations of farmers and distillers from the small village of Åhus, Sweden, in a region with more than 400 years of superior vodka-making expertise. What’s their secret? High quality, locally-sourced ingredients like pristine aquifer water and pure winter wheat (the latter is carefully selected in partnership with 450 local farmers).
The artists discussed the where sports come into their practice and daily lives.
Beyoncé and Jay Z’s daughter Blue Ivy Carter dressed up as Michael Jackson for Halloween.
Happy Halloween to all this Friday. How quickly time flies as we enter November this weekend for the final stretch of 2014
If there’s anything wrong with our addiction to Halloween candy (and really, there’s not), it’s that we refuse to open our eyes to the wonderful sugary treasures a global economy provides, instead deciding to focus on issues that are sticky for other reasons — international political snarls, embargoes, and the like. So alongside your favorite American treats this Halloween, consider unwrapping a few of these, our favorite foreign beauties
SSUR*PLUS and British Knights collaborate on rain camo-themed collaboration.
Admirers of Billy Reid rejoice. The American designer debuts a denim line today as part of his MSL collection, starting off with two silhouettes: the Slim and the Standard.
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Step up your carving game with these awesome Beyoncé-themed stencils.
Denim & Supply Ralph Lauren continues #ProjectWarehouse this month. The initiative brings shine to emerging and inspiring young talents who push innovation and inventiveness with a campaign that calls out for all to be part of the process of creation through various missions. Musical act Avicii and artist Alexa Meade kicked off the first two #ProjectWarehouse projects by showcasing their talents.
Food has become a lot of things in recent years: a hobby, a fetish, a touchstone of cultural sophistication, molecularly presented, fresher and more delicious. Most of all, we’ve been riding a wave of interest driven by better restaurants with chefs and staffs who care about using real ingredients to make food that’s better than ever. And not just in big cities: the reign of Applebee’s and TGI Fridays in suburban strip malls is coming to an end
NOWNESS continue to incite jealously with their In Residence home tours. He we return to a build featured on these pages some years back.
Boise, Idaho, 9:28 a.m. A huge deformed potato leers from the side of a building, plastered on the brick like a perverted ad for Ore-Ida. But this spud only shills for Boise’s not-so-hidden oddity: Freak Alley Gallery, a collection of local artists’ whims, painted with vigor and a poppy-field vibrancy of colors throughout a series of side alleys in the city’s otherwise quiet downtown.
Longtime Ferrari collaborator, Italy’s Pininfarina , continue their run of luxury machines with this ‘Fuoriserie’ bicycle. Working with bespoke bike maker 43 Milano, an extra injection of power has been added withe the use of a a miniaturized electric engine designed to cover long distances with some pedal push. Limited to just 30, the cycle features LED lighting and a phone charger powered through the dynamo
Thumpers of Red Hook, Brooklyn get involved in some impressive kit alongside Pointer Brand Workwear and Chari & Co NYC. A classic pair of denim overalls with a ’50s ‘tailored’ cut have, for the first time, been produced using the ever-reliable raw Cone Mills White Oak Denim, the final product finished at the LC Kings, Tennessee factory, a workwear specialist for over 100 years.
This massive and colorful piece was painted using only rappelling ropes and no scissor lift.
British label TSPTR give the Peanuts character’s the Halloween treatment for this mini-collection. Two designs set across tees and jumpers, top quality sweats and jersey as you’d expect, a selection of Halloween-inspired imagery in bright season appropriate orange and more everyday shades
Nick Grimshaw / Daily Mail | Richard Nicoll Fall Winter 2014 Nick Grimshaw was pictured at Primrose Hill on 29th October 2014 in London, England. The TV presenter and BBC Radio DJ wore a turquoise wool coat from Richard Nicoll Fall Winter 2014, and accessorised with a large colour block cashmere scarf from Burberry Prorsum Fall Winter 2014.
Vitale Barberis Canonico est un nom que vous avez sans doute déjà aperçu à l’intérieur d’une veste ou sur la lisière d’un tissu. Situé dans le Piémont, c’est l’un des drapiers les plus anciens (depuis 1663!), les plus emblématiques et, encore aujourd’hui, il fournit en étoffes les plus belles maisons, de Caraceni à Milan, en passant par Liverano & Liverano à Florence, Ripense à Rome, Huntsman à Londres ou Cifonelli à Paris, etc.
Sienna Miller and Tom Sturridge / Daily Mail | Alexander McQueen Spring Summer 2015 Sienna Miller and Tom Sturridge were pictured at Chiltern Firehouse on 28th October 2014 in London, England. The English actor, along with his missus, were at the popular venue in London to celebrate photographer Mario Testino’s 60th birthday. Tom Sturridge wore an Alexander McQueen Fall Winter 2014 black one-button suit with McQueen shoulder, and accessorised with an Alexander McQueen Spring Summer 2015 kabuki silk tie and black / white patent pointed Derby shoes
Roger Moore’s 1969 film Crossplot is like a cross between an episode of The Saint and a James Bond film. Moore plays talent scout Gary Fenn, who is identical in appearance to The Saint character Simon Templar except he has a more fashionable haircut that’s combed forward with longer sideburns
As enjoyable as cycling can be, it is undeniably completely rubbish (and dangerous) when those cheap swingy bike lights get stolen from the handlebar. The LUCETTA bike light by PIZZOLORUSSO is portable and furiously magnetic. When stuck together, the two halves don’t emit any light, and make for a perfectly pocketable object.
A collection of cellphone photos that document a year in the life of the artist.
Aspiring podcasters and DIY rockstars in training, take note: you don’t need to go whole hog on a home studio to get your feet wet with home recording.
A step-up for Uniform Wares : The British watch company that has enchanted buyers for the past five years with classic, clean and affordable timepieces has moved to full Swiss manufacturing. The new “C” and “M” collections from Uniform Wares will be sold exclusively online through uniformwares.com allowing shoppers to customize bracelets and straps across a variety of watch faces. We showcase various watches from Uniform Ware’s C 35 and C41 collections, priced from $ 560 to $ 1,750 .
Men’s bags have the tendency to lean toward the “rugged and manly” aesthetic or the “formal, business-y” end of the spectrum. But with South Korea’s Rokground, there is now a fine middle ground between casual and luxury, functional and refined.
Minor league hockey teams will don Batman and Riddler jerseys for a themed « Heroes Night. »
We were first introduced to Córka Rybaka through thisispaper , our favorite Polish mag/lifestyle brand . Translated to “fisherman’s daughter,” Córka Rybaka is a one-person company headed by Monika Kucel, who knits each and every beanie by hand in her apartment.
ELLE, Rubin, and Skewville will create billboards of their art with the words « Love Letter to New York City. »
Danish-born artist and photographer Kenneth Willardt celebrates the launch of The Beauty Book , a photography compendium collecting more than 85 celebrity subjects. Willardt’s photo compositions capture the likes of Adriana Lima , Jennifer Lopez, Mila Jovovich, Chloe Sevigny , Gwen Stefani and Lara Stone with intimacy, connecting them with the camera and audience observing the images. The Beauty Book also features 30 “interactive augmented reality” features that can be accessed by scanning specially marked images with the Kenneth Willardt App for iPhones/iPads (coming soon) and Androids ( Google Play )
The scenery is just one of the things that’s made L’Eroica one of the greatest organized rides in the world since Giancarlo Brocci founded it 30 years ago to help preserve the strada bianche , or white sand and gravel roads of Tuscany. … Read More »
Would you pay $30 to explore a large collection of replicas?
In 2014 bike parlance, L’Eroica is the ultimate gravel grinder , a 38-204 kilometer ride along the strade bianche (“white roads”) of Tuscany, Italy, with ascents steep as 23 percent grade and sketchy, sandy downhills as a reward for the hard work. Unlike the Dirty Kanza, though, you won’t find riders toeing the line in Gaiole in Chianti with carbon bikes, electronic shifting and hydraulic disc brakes
This Week in Sports and Outdoors: the heretic of bike fitting, an inflatable jacket, bacon-wrapped trout and more. … Read More »
For those who can’t get enough knitwear, Esk Cashmere is worth keeping an eye on. The brand is a new ready-to-wear label by the knitwear factory Esk Valley Knitwear , which is located in the southwest of Scotland. Having started in the 1960s, the family-owned business has been making knitwear for a number of high-end British brands for years
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For Fall/Winter 2014, The Hill-Side presents its first collection of shirts made exclusively in the U.S.A.
Mujjo upgrade their popular touchscreen gloves , the Dutch mobile accessory company getting you ready for Winter. High-quality silver-coated nylon fibers are knitted into the fabric allowing your phone to detect the conductive properties of your skin. A salt and pepper finish, this new and improved model features a grip dot pattern on the palms to prevent the dreaded drop, fleece lining for comfort and, smartening things up, a leather wrist closure and cuff.
For his first retrospective in the U.S. British artist Chris Ofili brings vibrant canvases to the New Museum.
For Fall 2014, Patagonia presents a selection of outerwear that contains 100 percent traceable down.
Kelly Lee Dekay’s obsession with cartoon characters led to an extreme body alteration.
Mr Porter’s latest issue of The Journal is dedicated entirely to Japanese designers and culture.
3D designer and illustrator Rizon Parein went from designing nightclub flyers to working with Nike.
Creating a series of spun and anodised aluminium light shades in a selection of shapes and sizes, British designers Robin Grasby and Marc Bell of International allow you to experiment with their designs, each shade suited to fit nicely underneath or on-top of another, creating a bouquet of layers and a completely customized piece. They call it the ‘Apollo.’ Adding the option of perforated models, acting as a filter, you’re also in charge of the direction and amount of light shone
Designed in NYC, made in Italy, Etiquette Clothiers put their sock skills into action for Theory . A collection cleverly divided into two parts, the first for Fall includes Italian combed cotton in heather grey and navy Windowpane patterns, a smarter dress sock in a lighter yarn. The second release for Winter, a blend of cashmere and merino wool offering more soft warmth, will be available in heather cream, grey and navy with hidden contrast ribs or in a solid two tone
These unique cities actually have more in common than you’d expect.
Finally. Sorry you had to wait so long USA. COS has landed following a successful trial online and pop-up hosted by Opening Ceremony
As this year’s Red Bull Music Academy happens in Tokyo, we visited their creative space in Shibuya to see the art exhibition on view.
나폴리에서 온 집안의 보물, 현대적인 테일러링을 추구하는 새로운 나폴리 브랜드 가보(Gabo)를 소개합니다. 우연히 만든 이름치고는 너무나도 소중한 이름, 집안의 전통을 고스란히 담은 소중한 보물이라는 뜻의 우리말과 정확히 일치하는 이름, 가보(GABO)로 명명된 나폴리의 새 브랜드를 소개합니다
These YOGA PAWS are hands down the best invention since the yoga mat: a pair of gloves and toe-socks that actually REPLACE the yoga mat! Yes, YOGA PAWS are for doing one’s stretches on hard and/or slippery floors and are therefore essential for all travel-light yoga fanatics!
Before Toronto’s home opener against the Atlanta Hawks, Raptor’s global ambassador Drake showed off his new suit jacket lined with Raptors pride.
On today’s episode of the Daily Dispatch, the Pope agrees that the evolution is most likely correct and god isn’t a magical wizard, a man is cleared of charges after being arrested for sending porn with fake tiger and the man who invented the board game Operation needs a real one but can’t afford it…
On today’s episode of the Daily Dispatch, the Pope agrees that the evolution is most likely correct and god isn’t a magical wizard, a man is cleared of charges after being arrested for sending porn with fake tiger and the man who invented the board game Operation needs a real one but can’t afford it… yay America!? AskMen: http://www.askmen.com/ Follow us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/AskMencom Follow us on Twitter: http://twitter.com/#!/AskMen Follow us on Foursquare: https://foursquare.com/askmen Let us know know your opinions by commenting below!
Leon Flam ‘s recently-introduced Buenos Aires Satchel has everything the traveler requires, and quite a bit more to it than meets the eye. Inspired by the 1920s toolkit, has a flatpack layout that completely opens up. With side snap buttons, the bag can be “unrolled” to reveal a red-interior with different sized compartments for a tablet, laptop, smartphone, book, and more. The Buenos Aires Satchel comes in two materials, heavy canvas and genuine leather, both of which are highly tough and durable. Shop all colorways here . The post The 1920s Toolkit-Inspired Briefcase by Leon Flam appeared first on Selectism
Experience the immersive installation in Brooklyn on Nov.
As part of The New Yorker Festival that took place earlier this month, artist Ai Weiwei was invited to speak to an audience over live video chat.
We were on the ground in Las Vegas taking in the sights and sounds of the second annual Life Is Beautiful Festival with Just Kids.
For most people, the American dream is owning a nice house or making a comfortable living. James ‘The American Dream’ Kelly lives a little differently — his dream involves whipping by traffic at 50 mph on a skateboard
The Hill-Side release their first-ever Made-in-USA line of shirts this Fall/Winter 2014. A total of 16 fabrics were sourced from Japan and the States including flannel twill, woven jacquard, selvedge chambray, and custom-print floral which have been made into colorful, textural and heavyweight button-ups. All cut-and-sewn in North Carolina, some even with matching caps, the shirts are perfect for the fickle fall weather.
Amanda Bynes handed out Cartier to former FIDM professors and strangers.
A soft, supportive sleeping pad turns going-to-ground into camping and sleep into slumber. Sea to Summit’s Comfort Plus Insulated Sleeping Mat promises big comfort and insulation without sacrificing portability. We took one for a few nights under the stars to find out if it delivers.
The actress keeps the nude portrait of herself on the wall of her dressing room.
Temazcal is a traditional Mesoamerican sweat lodge used for physical and spiritual cleansing. GP contributor Will McGough has suffered through it twice, at the Grand Playa Resort in Cabo and Live Aqua Resort in Cancun.
New York designer Todd Snyder’s first collaboration with PF Flyers was a definite success. For the duo’s second release, Snyder stuck with the same “Rambler” hi-top silhouette, making one major change to the sneaker’s outer material
Welcome to the age of mobile partying, courtesy of The Standard and NudeAudio. The dynamic duo recently unveiled their Super-M collaboration, and it’s ready to take on epic weekends full of hijinks, poor decisions and generally bad behavior.
Tantalus Hut has no power or running water. But by backcountry standards, it’s still a luxurious pad.
The originators of the #artselfie explore the phenomenon in a new book of self portraits.
As far as recreation goes, heli-hiking is expensive.