Juxtapoz // Saturday, November 26, 2011
Juxtapoz contributor, Benjamin Belsky, will be at San Francisco's Welcome Stranger to showcase his sunglass and eyewear brand, Mayfourteenth, and the new collection. If you are in the Bay Area, head over to Hayes Valley, get some Blue Bottle, and perhaps some new frames.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, November 23, 2011
An icon of Harajuku Kawaii culture and the founder of %6DOKIDOKI, Sebastian Masuda is one of the most recognized figures of cutting-edge Japanese pop culture. In 2009, he created and directed the “Harajuku Kawaii Experience,” a world-tour fashion show and talk show event, drawing more than 40,000 fans to the event in San Francisco. This December in Los Angeles, he will launch the world debut of RUNE BOUTIQUE with MEDICOM TOY.
Juxtapoz // Saturday, November 19, 2011
Some want their high-end fashion made from beautiful fabrics and unique construction, so we say why not go with some vegetable fashion from Fulvio Bonavia. An artichoke hat and a broccoli handbag is unique enough for us.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, November 10, 2011
A pretty clever series of designer gas masks by designer and conceptual artist, Diddo. A nice ode to consumerism and the idea of brands suffocating our daily lifes, and the subversive similarities between the fashion world and the Military Industrial Complex.
Juxtapoz // Friday, November 04, 2011
What a simple but effective series by artist and photographer, Bec Wonders. As she puts it, "I'm combining my paintings with my photographs and experimenting around this method." We like the results. A bit of some post-human sort of look going on here...
Juxtapoz // Friday, October 21, 2011
Cufflinks could be pieces of art after all. When you need that special light for that special cigarette in that special situation, you will have these elegant Lighter Cufflinks to save the day. And, they are less than an inch in size... James Bond would be proud.
Juxtapoz // Monday, October 17, 2011
When you are putting together a magazine, lo-res pixelation is a bad, bad thing. When you are putting together a fashion line and corresponding showroom, we appreciate the pixel look. Tokyo designer Kunihiko Morinaga has created both a line dedicated to lo-res, and a showroom with the same attributes of pixelation.
Juxtapoz // Sunday, October 16, 2011
What's better than actually seeing the Leaning Tower of Pisa? Having your very own Leaning Tower of Pisa ring created by jeweller, Philippe Tournaire. This and the London rings are part of the Dream House Rings (Villa de Reve) and Bijoux Architecture collection that Tournaire has created.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, October 11, 2011
Photographer Diego Indracollo and illustrator Pok U Chan teamed up for this interesting and provocative collaboration for Schon! Magazine recently. Some collabs are better than others, as is proved here. The art direction was done by Kay Korsh, with beautiful results.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, October 05, 2011
Juxtapoz' contributing photographer, Andy Mueller, just started a contest for his brand, The Quiet Life, that runs through this Friday, October 7. All you have to do is go the TQL's Facebook page, like it, sign up, and you can win a bunch of gear that will make you look better. Win-win.