A View Inside Hunt Slonem’s Menagerie Of Painted Birds

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As a lover of birds from a very early age myself, there was no denying Birds by Hunt Slonem, © 2017, published by Glitterati Incorporated, would be a book I would instantly gravitate to. What makes Hunt’s work so striking is not so much his brilliant use of color + repetition, but it’s also the tactile […]

Paul Smith Men Stand Out With Color, Pattern + Whimsy For Fall

I love any man that wears Paul Smith. For a man to wear Paul Smith anything, they can’t be afraid of color, especially bright color or uber graphic patterns, which made this Fall Menswear collection another winner for me. There were plenty of mens suits in the mix, sporting trousers that either had a gentle low flare […]

Mary Katrantzou’s Plays With Pleats, Florals + Stripes For Resort 2016

For her Resort collection, Mary Katrantzou played with several patterns, pleats + silhouettes reminiscent of the Seventies, which is okay by me. For this collection, she showed floral prints + various stripe patterns in an array of colorways. There were diagonal rainbow colored stripes on a long sleeved mini dress, with a sheer black portion of […]

The Graphic Appeal of Masha Reva + Syndicate’s Volya Collection

When it comes to designer collaborations, the one between Ukranian designer Masha Reva + Syndicate never disappoints especially with their latest ‘Volya’ collection. Volya, which means freedom in Ukranian, expresses the winter of 2013, when the protest movement in Kiev, Ukraine, broke out. Chaotic graphic elements symbolize the process of changes + the creation of a […]