I was in the Meatpacking District this past weekend to walk into what looked like Michelangel’s David in a Missoni print body suit?!?! Is that possible? I should know by now, that in NYC, anything is possible. Spanish artist, dEmo and Missoni have worked together in suiting up a 15 foot tall statue letting the public know, that even David can make a fashion statement.
It this doesn’t inspire you to take out your old ink and paper that’s been covered in dust, I don’t know what will. A series of 10 stamps called “Great British Fashion Stamp Set” have been inspired by fashion design houses like Vivienne Westwood, Paul Smith, Alexander McQueen and Hardy Amies that can be purchased online at Royal Mail. (via Beautiful Life)
There’s no doubt that a pair of heels can not only transform an outfit, but the way you feel. But there are many days for women, where a simple pair of sneakers is all we covet. Be&D now have these canvas sneakers with stiletto prints called “Big City Sneakers” that come in hot pink, turquoise, orange, gold and black. Think you can pull this one off at the office?
Stella McCartney’s Lingerie collection of “Chinese Flower of the Week” knickers were just featured on my friend’s blog, La Dulci Vida and I couldn’t wait to share! The package comes with 7 days worth of undies embroidered with the corresponding day of the week. How fun….gift idea for Mother’s Day? (then again, maybe not.)
Do you have that burning desire to make a statement? You can liberate yourself with the very truthful and frank statements of the wordboner.com t-shirts. If that doesn’t satisfy your needs, you can go onto makeyourownwordboner.com and create your own t-shirt, sweatshirt, tote bag, onesie, you name it. Pick a product, a color, one of their type treatments and your statement. If that still doesn’t do it for you, upload your own graphics and done!
Saw this article in the NYTimes Design section of a wonderful artist, man, and friend, James Nares and his beautiful collaboration with Coach in creating these limited-edition canvas bags. Its hard to not be drawn to his enormous paintings in person, and now, you can have the pleasure of having it next to you wherever you go. Bags come in black, green, blue, orange and fuchsia. What a gift! (click here to watch video)