Archive | 05/04/2010

Obsolete Fashion: Are You Ga-Ga for Go-Go Boots?

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Images (clockwise from top left): Sarah Richmond,, Star-Telegram

Before the mid-1960s, women wore boots in inclement weather or while engaging in outdoor activities – never for fashion. But as skirts and hemlines rose in the 60s, style …

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Playing with Contrast

Summer Dress and Wintry Accessories

Photo: user Jing Xin Lee

When I saw this girl in her meringue of an outfit, I sighed with amorous rapture. How perfect she looked in her vanilla white getup! What was it that I loved so much about …

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The New Pornographers are ‘Together’ Again!

After a three-year hiatus, when A.C. Newman, Kurt Dahle, and Neko Case (swoon!) were busy working on other projects, The New Pornographers have at long last rejoined to make their new album, Together. In addition to featuring the group’s …

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Grain Edit: Your New Favorite Design Blog

If you’ve ever wanted to dive into ModCloth’s Apartment section and never come out, you will love retro design blog Grain Edit. (We certainly do!) The arty site splits its focus between classic design from the 1950s to ’70s …

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