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Giving thanks… Harper’s Bazaar, Thanksgiving, 1894. Designed by Louis John Rhead.
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Crusty creative… The classic forked crimp. The more Bauhaus crosshatch. The oh-so French braid. The not trying too hard forked edge. The homey crimp. The gamers’ checkerboard. The artisinal spoon scallop and the autumn leaf applique extravaganza. All have their merits. Different strokes for different folk-types… For the pie passionate, vote with Martha & Co :http://shout.lt/ndBG
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Site SPOTTED. Lionsgate | Capitol Couture. Movie marketing via fashion (and Tumblr). Site aimed at book & film series fans with fashion slant. Very slick design with the prerequisite animated gifs look at the Capitol’s obsession with lavish luxury. First rate production here from the design of the site to photography and copy featured. We’ll see how the flick and the promotional juggernaut fares. May the fashion odds be ever in your favor.
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The allure of Venice… Louis Vuitton | L’Invitation au Voyage (Director’s Cut). Vuitton pulls out all the stops in this extravagant short film directed by Romain Gavras featuring David Bowie and Arizona Muse. Promotes the luxury brand’s Tambour watch and Vivienne bag with music played on a harpsichord from Bowie’s new album, “The Next Day”. Glamour. Fantasy. Bowie. Top that…