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Did Project Runway Get it Wrong?

Did Project Runway Get it Wrong?

So fashion is subjective right?  Beauty is in the eye of the beholder right?  Let me start over…

Last week marked the beginning of Season 13 of Project Runway.  I’m a little behind on my “Project Runwaying” but I finally watched this weekend.  As a designer I am endlessly fascinated by this show.  Watching designers go through the selection process, the clothes, the crazy personalities; it’s…

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Threadsmiths

After almost 8 years in the industry my favorite thing about fashion is that it is still constantly evolving.  For example – designers such as Threadsmiths are taking an already revolutionary idea, such as water resistant clothing, and they’re making it eco-friendly…  Common!  The Threadsmiths guys have put a lot of thought in to what would appear to be just’a t-shirt.

They started with a more…

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Kustome Collabo: Luxury Sneakers No One Is Talking About

Kustome Collabo: Luxury Sneakers No One Is Talking About

The footwear industry has grown quite boring and ever expensive over the last few years, and the only thing keeping the industry afloat are throwbacks, limited supply and re-sellers inflating the prices. This serves as a testament of lack of creativity and commitment  from the footwear industry. All the more reason why I continue to  purchase sneakers created and…

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Minkee Blue Handbags

It seems the new common theme amongst my social circles is “de-cluttering” in every sense of the word.  We are cleaning out our closets, our make-up bags, sewing rooms; pretty much maximize our quality of life using less “stuff”!  So when I saw MinkeeBlue Handbags I actually slipped into daydream mode – I was skipping… in slow motion… from place to place with one, only one, convenient yet…

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Tens: The Real Life Photo Filter

Tens: The Real Life Photo Filter

Choosing the proper Instagram filter for your photo is all in a days work, but how about a pair of filters for your eyes?  Created to make your day look ten times better, Tens has created a pair of sunglasses that are, well….. a real life photo filter.  Sure it sounds like something that’s out of this world, but the concept in ingenious and quite simple. Photo filter + eyes = Love at first sight.…

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Cabiria Plus Sized Clothing

Cabiria Plus Sized Clothing

If you’ve spent any time at all on Envynde there’s a very good chance you’ve seen designs my favorite lady – Eden Miller of Cabiria.  Eden is no doubt an Envynde favorite so we make it a point to internet stalk… I mean check up on her from time to time.  Take a look at where Cabiria is headed for the Fall

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In a winning combo of turq and black you can rock this look year round.  Love the tasteful…

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Seventh.Ink: Crushing on Chaos

Seventh.Ink: Crushing on Chaos

Crushing on Chaos is the latest  installment form Seventh.Ink and no different than the previous, the Crushing on Chaos line is equally impressive.  Illustrated by hand and tidied up for print, Seventh.Ink’s Crush on Chaos has arrived just in time for you to rock them this summer. As always, don’t hesitate to swipe up one for yourself.  Because when they’re gone, they’re gone.

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Chaos! This…

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Helgray Watches: Vintage Styling & Modern Practicality

Helgray Watches: Vintage Styling & Modern Practicality

 

Handsome, affordable and nearly sold out; Hegray’s  World War 1 inspired timepieces are creating quite the buzz in the watch realm, most notably the Skyfighter and California being among the favorites. Created to be affordable, practical & stylish, Helgray has created four  irresistible watches that manages to compliment the the owner and their wallet.

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Lexell: The First Ever Stone & Steel Watch

Lexell: The First Ever Stone & Steel Watch

Its no big  secret that I’m a fan of Lexell watches. When the company obliterated it’s $15k  campaign goal via Kickstarter, I couldn’t  have been more excited that these one of a kind watches were here to stay. I had previously coveredLexell during their campaign run last year and even though some time has passed, my sentiment of these watches have not changed.  Lexell watches are absolutely…

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