SPARKLES AND FEATHERS AND FUR – OH MY! I recently worked on a project requiring a significant amount of wardrobe homework worthy of sharing. The project was an editorial portrait on location. My wardrobe pitch to the publication was simple: formal looks with Art…
Sugru: Self Setting, Flexible Silicone Rubber
New product loved by the hacker community and coveted by yours truly. Sugru molds like play-dough, bonds to almost anything, and self-sets into flexible silicone after 24-hours. The ‘WTF is Sugru’ video above illustrates the many uses of this product. From custom grips on skis to…
Mobile Fashion + Warby Parker
Warby Parker hits the Highway Attention eyewear lovers! Warby Parker Eyewear is on tour! The fashionable, affordable, and socially conscience eyewear is putting the rubber to the road for their ‘Class in Session’ tour. This is great news for the southeast and especially ATLiens because the…
Fashion Truck Trend: Airstream Restoration
Pimp my Fashion Truck Adjunct to Mobile Fashion Trend posted June 12, 2012 The mobile fashion trend is catching like a cold. Suffice it to say, having a functional, mobile store that reflects the brand is a BIG DEAL! Where do you go? Who handles…
Strap Tamers Review
Marketing claims, “Strap Tamers® consist of a clip (to hold the bra strap) and pin which is fastened to the inside shoulder seam of a garment. You can leave Strap Tamers® on your clothing while laundered again and again. Whenever you wear that garment, the Strap Tamers® are already in place, waiting for you.”
Falling Models, Tumbling Talent, and Slippery Shoe Solutions
Runway models are not alone in experiencing slides, slips, and falls. Underestimating the power of a polished floor, we have all found ourselves flat on the floor, humiliated, and looking for the closest piece of furniture to crawl underneath. I use one or both of these…
Wes Anderson the Corduroy King
Wes Anderson is pictured below on location filming Moonlight Kingdom looking dapper in a two piece corduroy suit. Mr. Anderson is not only a member, he appears to be the King of the Corduroy Appreciation Club. ADORBS!
Vintage Sewing Notions | Atlanta Fire Department Brass Buttons
I spent Friday evening with my 83 year young neighbor flipping through his family album and listening to his stories about growing up in Atlanta. These Atlanta Fire Department brass buttons are from his collection and I feel so lucky to have them.
Fashionary: Fashion Reference Sketchbook
FASHION + DICTIONARY + DIARY = FASHIONARY Fashionary is a beautifully designed sketchbook that every stylist, costumer, designer, or tailor can appreciate. The first 34 pages are LOADED with info: measuring tools, designer brand index, a fabric dictionary, stitch & seam samples, patterns & flats,…
Helmut Newton – POLAROIDS The Exhibit
Helmut Newton’s wife was known to use his Polaroids as place cards at dinner parties. Newton’s Polaroids will be on exhibit at the Berlin Museum Of Photography through November coinciding with the Helmut Newton; Polaroids book release. Exhibit details at Helmut Newton – POLAROIDS.