Styling

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WNBA’s Slam Dunk Logo

Its a New Ballgame. OCD, Original Champions of Design, in New York (Bobby Martin jr. and Jennifer Kinon) have created a fresh new identity for the WNBA. They’ve retained some of the old WNBA flavor but altered the fundamental look in terms of color (happy orange) and typography. The WNBA’s summer basketball season has...

Glamour in Korea

Does anyone know what’s up with Korea lately? Most of the styling I’ve seen lately from their pop products has been off the hook—glamour like American acts could never dream of achieving. Not sure why it’s happening there, now, and with that level of polish—but it’s dazzling to watch. I think the American preoccupation...

Today's Obsession: In It Together

So, I am obsessing over another video like I did a few weeks ago with Robyn’s “Indestructible.” Same reasons too: amazing simple ideas, immaculately implemented by talented artists, bringing a song to life in a rush of pure pop adrenaline. This is Human Life’s In It Together, which is an amazing mixture of late-80’s...

Proof that Leather Never Goes out of Style

It’s a far cry from a Jimmy Choo, but the ancient shoe recently found in the hills of Armenia looks remarkably similar to what people are wearing today. Estimated to be roughly 5,500 years old, this unique piece of footwear is made out of one piece of tanned cow leather with laces up the...

Easy as Pie?

When I was emailed instructions on how to post my first blog, my encouraging editor signed off with “Easy as pie.” Ha, I thought, easy for him to say. Writing or speaking about food, (or anything else, for that matter) is not something I’m expert at. Making you so hungry when you look at...