Archives ofApril 2012
Hoping it would not be too much crowded, I had given my photographer Léo a meeting at the Sacré-Coeur on a thursday evening for a new series. All the same without illusions, I think the heights of Paris are calm only in the early morning or late in the evening, really. In a way, it… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
This summer is about to play host to what is certainly one of the most anticipated movies in recent film, and even novel, history – The Great Gatsby. Attaching three of the top stars in Hollywood to the adapted film version of a book that the Modern Library labeled the “second best English-language novel of… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
Menswear fashion trends are perpetually renewing, this one has highly made its way since last summer. One can deny fashion is always about reclycling old stuff to get something illusory new. Here, authentic stuff is turned into a fresh trend: tribal prints are getting into our wabrobe. Because authentic brands are on the crest since… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
Handmande in italy, featuring brown Zeiss tinted lenses, the new Super Panama Matte deep blue sunglasses look pretty fun. Evoking the tropical spirit of surf and Hawaiian shirts, this is actually a cool accessory that nicely matches the exotic fashion trends that we see out there these days. Old school and definitely summerish! Available at… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
Few times ago we presented a striking messenger bag from Pendleton. Many of you did arrive too late, as the bag quickly sell out on the whole internet. This year Pendleton proposes a reissue for those who missed it. Its design still looks like a satchel and features a traditional pure virgin wool plaid body,… Read moreno validationand1 comment for this article.
Ogon Design is a brand we have been following for a while. This year they have released lots of now colorways for their classic aluminium cardholders and wallets. Most of them are printed in flowers, snake, zebra being part of their “fantasy” range. We really like the recently released Camo wallet. The concept hasn’t changed… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
One of my siblings recently told me about how leather was represented in the Cinéma, from the late 60′s epic film Easy Rider to 80′s post-apocalyptic Mad Max. In both cases, leather is intimately mingled with the road, rebellion, freedom and some kind of perfection. Pierre Balmain’s black leather jacket is the perfect-o example. For some reasons I have… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.
As a French southerner I can’t stay insensitive to anything reminding me of the sea. Parisian brand Bleu de Paname has just uploaded on their facebook page three beachy T-shirts from their SS12 collection “Littoral” literally meaning coastal. Combining the spirit of workwear with the sailor style, these t-shirts are the translation of having a… Read more1 validationand1 comment for this article.
This year or never is time to explore new colors for your wardrobe. Last year’s trends saw pastel colors under the spotlight. It has now turned into something brighter. Rust could be a nice bet for spring-summer 2012. Oranges tones are always a good match to navy, khaki or charcoal. The only doubt you may… Read moreno validationandno comment yet for this article.