this and that // January 28, 2010

The Paper Dress

I came across this picture and just had to share it with you all. Isn’t this incredible? As a project for her Creative Processes class, Jolis Paons designed and created this dress entirely out of phonebook paper. Each piece was glued, pleated and sewn by hand. Look at the detail! It’s amazing what you …

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editorials // January 26, 2010


Dazed & Confused magazine never fails to impress me, and February’s issue is pure perfection. Shot by Josh Olins and styled by Katie Shillingford, the editorial features Magdalena Frackowiak in the stunning gowns designed by Viktor and Rolf. The Dutch designer duo, whose collections are more like wearable art than ready-to-wear, are best known …

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style // January 25, 2010

Roarke New York Jewelry

Roarke Jewelry has revised the typical bib necklace into a cowl neck design. The company was started by an adorable pair of fashion students– Mignonne Gavin and Laetitia Stanfield. Their combined experience has clearly given them an edge in today’s vast jewelry market.
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style // January 19, 2010

Chanel Ad Campaign S/S 2010

As the spring issues begin to hit the stands, so do the all of the new ad campaigns for the season. First up: Chanel. Lagerfeld chose to steer away from the barnyard theme we saw at Chanel’s Spring/Summer show back in September, and instead opted for a little Latin flair for the fashion house’s …

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