Hole-d On.

May 4th, 2013

Rachel Comey is coming on strong with these over-size perforated dot tote bag, belt, and shoes.  So perf-ect for Spring!

(All available at Ten Over Six)

Posted these guys a few months back.  Still in love with this soulful sound.

      Alabama Shakes - Hold On



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Tape On Me.

Apr 1st, 2013

The designer in me loves this.  Malleable measuring tape bracelet by Monserat De Luca.


Once upon a time MTV actually played music videos…and this music video was a visual game changer.  The End.

      A-Ha - Take On Me


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As We Go Up We Go Down.

Mar 21st, 2013

Such a fantastic use of the classic up-down, zig-zag pattern.  2 piece set by Rhie.  In love with it all.

(Creatures Of Comfort)

Probably one of my top 3 favorite bands in the universe & probably one of my top 10 albums right here.  Hefty claim, I know.

      Guided By Voices - As We Go Up, We Go Down



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96 Tee-rs.

Mar 14th, 2013

Alas, the journey for the perfect black & white (and grey) tees never lets up.   One seasons silhouette, will always surpass the next & leave you with a messy, overflowing drawer that you curse at every time you open because you can’t find what your looking for.  These pseudo muscle sleeve, crew necks aren’t helping the cause.


Been on a super duper 60’s kick lately and this album has been no stranger in the line-up.

      ? And The Mysterians - 96 Tears







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The Be-Dazzled.

Mar 12th, 2013

These studded, bedazzled, business of a sandal are blowing my mind right now.  At first glance they seem complicated & fussy…then shortly after the desire, obsession, & plotting to own sets in.  Oh, and of course they are Isabel Marant.  That woman can seriously design no wrong in my book.

(La Garconne)

Shoe-gazy goodness.  No pun intended (well…maybe).

      Crystal Stilts - The Dazzled






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Under Cover Me.

Mar 11th, 2013

Metallic color-blocked under pinnings by Xirena.  Best part is, that it can double as a swim suit.  Brilliant!

(Available at Steven Alan)

Man, how I love this band.  Bradford Cox has the voice of an angel.

      Deerhunter - Cover Me Slowy









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I’m Sticking With You.

Feb 24th, 2013

Stick a patch or two (or ten) on it to showcase your inner rocker/girl-scout self.   Some serious patch inspiration going on here & I like it!

(Images via Style.com & Stockholm Streetstyle)

Sung by the only female (and drummer) in the band.  Loves.

      Velvet Underground - I'm Sticking With You



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Eye-let Love It.

Feb 18th, 2013

How could you not love these printed graphic eyelet tops by NO. 21?  I say, perfect with a pair of denim cut-offs for your latest tropical jaunt, or for simple backyard anti-social (yet social) gatherings with your lady friends.


Warning: This song is catchier than the flu bug this January past.  You may catch yourself singing it when least expected and break out into uncontrollable dance movements.

      Icona Pop - I Love It (feat. Charli XCX)



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Tall-y Ho!

Feb 11th, 2013

These are fantastic! If you’re going to wear a flat-form sandal, might as well make it count right?


Just one of many great jams by The Clean.

      The Clean -Tally Ho




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I Would Die 4 U.

Feb 7th, 2013

I recently paid a visit to the Clare Vivier store in Silverlake, and just about died when I saw these gorgeous backgammon sets.  Now…I’m a sucker for kitsch, especially when done in a ‘signature’ way.  This leather wrap detail and contrast zipper tape pouch to hold the chips & die.  These sets are just 2 good!

I think song title sparked the forgoing of words for numbers & single letters in place of words.

      Prince And The Revolution - I Would Die 4 U

(Clare Vivier)

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