Archive | August, 2011

Get Your Menswear Fix with this Tumblr

Don’t surprised if you come into our office this week and see all of us sporting trousers and button-downs. After one of our graphic designers, Sam, shared the link to Wearing the Pants, a cheekily named Tumblr that posts …

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Brides September 2011

The Happy Tails Dog Collar was featured in the September issue of Brides magazine.

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Pedal Pretty DIYs: A Tisket, a Basket Liner

Savvy cyclists know that bike baskets have one major design flaw: things can easily jailbreak through a basket’s interstices. So, marketing writer and blog contributor Angela came up with a solution! “To keep little things from slipping through my metal …

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Twiggy-inspired Mod Makeup in 4 Steps

If you love Twiggy’s iconic eye makeup (which just so happened to be a huge inspiration for model Mary’s look in our latest stylebook, Bicycle Belles), we encourage you to try your hand at recreating the style with our …

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Day ‘n’ Night: How to Wear Bandage Dresses in the Daytime

A simple bandage dress may be an easy piece to throw on for a night out with friends, but we wanted to see if we could get a bit more mileage out of our favorite figure flattering frock.  Unconvinced? We …

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Fashion in Film: Freaks and Geeks

Le Freaks and Geeks, c’est chic? Though the lovable outcasts of McKinley High may not have been sartorially savvy, their effortlessly authentic wardrobes were a large part of their charm. After re-watching this TV series, I was inspired by how much the clothing said about each character. Read more »

Pedal Pretty DIYs: How to Make Wristlets and Waist Wraps

After one year of bike commuting, I’ve learned to live with cold wind needling my skin when my tee malevolently scurries up my back, and getting heated up on those rare, warm San Francisco days. But Mini, Design Team Manager, …

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Fave Finds: Andrea's Fluorescent Florals

Who: Andrea of Paper Sparrow

Where: “Hospice Resale Shop in Orange City, Florida. Florida has great thrifting items; with all the snow birds and retirees, you can find vintage pieces at bargain prices.”

How much: “$1 ! (Yes, really!)”


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Seventeen September 2011

The Pleased to Pleat You and Net Necessarily Skirts were featured in the September issue of Seventeen.

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Sweet Treat: Kiwi and Yogurt Muffins

I opened my fridge to find it nearly empty – one egg, condiments, and an abundance of plain yogurt. How did it come to this? Regardless, I needed to concoct a muffin of the month, and I pulled the yogurt …

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