Sanctioned Blues.

Jan 24th, 2016

Rethinking earrings again.  Especially these oversized, oxide blue, hand-cut metal earrings.  Made in Los Angeles by the talented jewelry designer, Annie Costello Brown.  



If you’re into easy listening & Velvet Underground-ish sounds then give this male duo a spin.  It won’t give you the blues.  Promise.

      (I've Got The) Sanctioned Blues - Ultimate Painting










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Jung American.

Oct 8th, 2015

jungmaven hemp shirt

For the environmentally conscious, stripe addict, please forward your attention to Jungmaven.  Not only do they make sweet pieces likes this (which I plan on nabbing), the carbon-print friendly range is made up of colorful tees in all lengths & a dress or two for the ladies.  All products are either mostly made up, of or contain 100% hemp & created in the U.S.of A.  So get out there kids &  take pride in Uhmerrica…for reals.

Oh, & be sure to check out the site in regards to hemp and all the goodness that it is. Plus, it’s that back pocket trivia will come in handy when someone compliments you wearing this on the street.

Get it here Jungmaven

David Bowie Young American

Here’s to the Non-American that gave us Americans some pretty effing awesome tunes.

      Young Americans - David Bowie








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I Want You Around.

Nov 16th, 2014

Wouldn’t mind this leather wrap skirt round my waist.  Leave it to Madewell to come up with the goods.


Riff Randall rules, Togar Sucks, and lots of leather jacket biz a happening.  Just one of the many hits off this soundtrack

      The Ramones - I Want You Around - The Ramones






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Golding Out.

Sep 8th, 2014

Simple design is all ya need for flashy gold leather.  Makes total sense to me.


With a name like Hospitality, one would hope that they’d sound as sweet as the moniker…and they do. Lil’ dark flavor on this pop track is so good.

      Hospitality - Going Out - Hospitality






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Sep 7th, 2014

Plaid is looking real good by way of oversized jackets, cropped trousers, & (oh yes!) pencil skirts.  Feeling this collection of nineties re-incarnate with a bit more sophistication.  

(Creatures of Comfort)

And what better way to add to the true 90’s flavor than the dress wearing, single syllable word screeching band, James.

      James - Laid - James








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Do The Instant M.A.S.H.

Jun 1st, 2014

Rachel Antenoff
For that cheeky, snarky, boy-crazed, teenager trapped inside your middle-aged body.  This is like, OMG totally, perfect!

(Rachel Antonoff)

One of the classiest, crush worthy, male pop singers to come out of the 80’s.
Mr. Joe Jackson.

      Joe Jackson - (Do The) Instant Mash






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Turn To Stones.

Apr 1st, 2014

PS rings_clutches1

As much as I love my wiry thin rings as of late, these multi-stone rings shown at the F/W14 Proenza Schouler show have got me rethinking all things bold again…the clutches aren’t that bad either.

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I will never, ever, ever, get tired of listening to all things ELO.  Never, ever.

      ELO - Turn To Stone - Electric Light Orchestra

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Elegant D-sign.

Mar 31st, 2014

Can’t afford all those Celine pieces to freshen up your Spring wardrobe…yah, me neither.  I’d gladly settle for these D-ring inspired pieces instead.

(Trench & Skirt by Zara)

If ya dig Tame Impala, then you’ll dig these guys this too.  

      Pond - Elegant Design - Pond











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Oh, I Love A Rosey One-Piece Child.

Feb 3rd, 2014

free people one-piece
Rose printed, high-waisted jumpsuit for Spring.  Yes my child, oh yes.

(Free People)

Diamonds & Roses make a fine combo, and young Neil was kind of a babe.

      Neil Diamond - Cracklin' Rosie - Neil Diamond






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A Blue Wave.

Jan 13th, 2014

the blues
It’s a new year & I gotta case of the blues.  What better way to kick off the next 365 days than with some classic indigo staples added to my closet.  Here’s few of my picks.

1. Isabel Marant Etoile Quilted Denim Jacket
2. Acne Pop Vintage Denim
3. Patchwork denim bag by Topshop

I was recently turned onto this UK band from the from the 7o’s.  This album was just recently reissued & I can’t stop listening.

      The Cleaners From Venus - A Blue Wave - The Cleaners From Venus









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