BY Lisa in Music Stuff on Aug 02, 2011 |
I’ve got big love for this sisters-brother trio from London. I especially dig the downtempo ska vibe of this first single from their upcoming new album, Smoking in Heaven. Kinda makes me wanna skank, real slow like. Plus these ladies have a wicked fierce look: serious eyeliner, pompadours, and vintage galore. They even recorded their record entirely the old-fashioned way, using ribbon microphones and analogue tape. That’s dedication.
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Check out this fantastic vid of Tina Fey circa 1980something. Ain't she sweet? I wonder if Mutual Savings Bank tells people they helped give a famous star her start! Much thanks to Perez Hilton for posting this gem![image: ... Read More
BY Sophie Johnson in Crafty on May 18, 2010 |
A tear, a scratch, or a missing buckle can mean a tragic end for a treasured vintage piece, or it can be the beginning of a Shara Porter creation.
Porter travels the country searching through thrift stores, gathering discarded accessories, and returning them to their former glory.
She makes these found objects her own with the addition of a beautiful, quirky, and often unexpected hand-printed image (like this guinea pig coin purse!)
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BY Intern Laura in Style File on Apr 28, 2010 |
The first annual Shop & Bop Vintage Selection will take place on Saturday, May 8th at the loft space and outdoor roof deck at 90 Ludlow St, a space provided by Spencer Sweeney of Santos Party House. The all day event will feature items from some of New York's finest vintage retailers including Sweet Virginia Vintage, In Your Closet NYC, Sammy Davis Vintage, and more. Haircuts by Nadja will be available and there will be DJs and drink specials all day ... Read More