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would you drink beer out of a taxidermied squirrel?

October 22nd, 2010 · Comments Off on would you drink beer out of a taxidermied squirrel?

Neither would we. But BrewDog of Scotland thought it’d give it a whirl. The microbrewery created “The End of History” — a limited edition brew with a 55% alcohol content. And, because the insanely high alcohol content wasn’t crazy enough, BrewDog decided to package the beers in taxidermied animals. Thankfully for the sake of the […]

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i can’t believe it’s not an art installation: digital wallcovering by phoebe washburn.

October 21st, 2010 · 6 Comments

Wood Wall As Safari Vest by Phoebe Washburn Detail. OK,  so technically, it was an art installation. Artist Phoebe Washburn, who is known for creating industrial art installations collaborated with maharam on its new venture — Maharam Digital Projects. The result is a product line of  an digitally wall installations/wallpaper. In this case, an image […]

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five products that save my life in the morning.

October 21st, 2010 · 1 Comment

Some mornings I wake up and virtually sleepwalk through my shower — which I barely have time for anyway, so forget about washing my hair. My eyes look like they need a lifeline, and my skin feels parched. Hopefully, I’m not alone here. If you’ve never experienced these issues, you’re either too young to be […]

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long skirts + tees at jil sander.

October 13th, 2010 · 2 Comments

A long and lean skirt, paired with a t-shirt was the look at Jil Sander. Basic and chic for no-nonsense gal. View the entire Jil Sander Spring 2011 RTW collection, here.

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fashion week loves: citrus and peach at rue du mail.

October 4th, 2010 · Comments Off on fashion week loves: citrus and peach at rue du mail.

Martine Sitbon’s ethereal creations send me into a peaches and cream(sicle) dream. View the entire Rue du Mail Spring RTW collection, here.

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fashion week loves: prada gets stripey.

October 4th, 2010 · Comments Off on fashion week loves: prada gets stripey.

It’s no secret. I love stripes. And they’re even better in tropical rain forest green. View Prada’s Spring 2011 RTW collection here.

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high design: sparc marijuana dispensary.

October 1st, 2010 · 1 Comment

  Photo taken from The New York Times. Excuse the title’s pun, it happened totally by accident, but then I liked it, so it stayed. Moving on. The San Francisco Patient and Resource Center could very well be the tipping point for the future of marijuana dispensaries. And that’s exactly what founder Erich Pearson wants. Pearson […]

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in an attempt to fight the end of summer…

September 25th, 2010 · 4 Comments

I’d like to take a moment to stare the chill of fall right in the eyes and boldly deny the irrelevance of popsicles at this time of year.  After all, today may not reach 60 degrees, but yesterday Chicago threw me a curveball landing in the high 80s.  Bottom line,  I’m feeling confused and torn […]

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fashion week loves: rodarte’s clash and structure.

September 16th, 2010 · 1 Comment

Rodarte‘s Spring collection was my favorite out of the Fashion Week lot. The majority of the collection featured structured belts resembling Japanese obi’s and bold pattern mixes reminiscent of 1970s interior wood paneling. Needless to say, I long to see each design in person.

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marcel the shell.

September 9th, 2010 · Comments Off on marcel the shell.

This is possibly the cutest thing I’ve seen in months. Directed by Dean Fleischer-Camp with Jenny Slate’s voice. MARCEL THE SHELL WITH SHOES ON from Dean Fleischer-Camp on Vimeo.

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