E.O.F. SNAPSHOT OF THE DAY {DEC 1, 2016}

Origin unknown. 1960s Dapper Dude. Vintage Vernacular Realness. + Style is knowing who you are, what you want to say, and not giving a damn. -Orson Welles {source} + Until we meet again, {theEye} + SHOP THE {SHOP} XIXIXI GETS YOU 25% OFF AT THE CHECKOUT CLICK THE BANNER BELOW!

{MUSIC MINUTE} “The Wheel of Fortune” by Kay Starr

+ Oh, wheel of fortune I'm hoping somehow If you ever smile on me Please let it be now + Billie Holliday declared Kay Starr "the only white woman who could sing the blues", and there's no doubt that while you are listening to this moody ballad of luck and love, you will know exactly…Read more {MUSIC MINUTE} “The Wheel of Fortune” by Kay Starr

E.O.F. How To Ivy Style From LOOK Magazine, 1955.

When it comes to achieving that legendary Ivy Style, one shouldn't have to think too much at all. When we came across this simple spread from 1955 we were struck with the straight forwardness of the editorial, as well as the run-down on how to achieve that Ivy Look. The article was so fascinating and…Read more E.O.F. How To Ivy Style From LOOK Magazine, 1955.

{TRIFECTA} SCULLY // GILLIAN ANDERSON // BLANCHE DUBOIS

we love gillian anderson // +  tennesse williams' 'a streetcar named  desire' =     THE WAY WE SEE IT, THIS REALLY COULD BE A GIFT FROM THE GODS + PLEASE ENJOY WHILE YOU CAN Who knows how long it will be available for your viewing pleasure . . . Absolutely amazing footage of The…Read more {TRIFECTA} SCULLY // GILLIAN ANDERSON // BLANCHE DUBOIS

Lost in a Paradise: {WWII Memories} Vintage Vernacular from Another Earth

This is a short clip from Terrence Malick's "The Thin Red Line" which never ceases to inspire and engage the mind and soul with its thoughtful narration and invigorating visuals that take the viewer through the complex voyage of a soldier to war hidden by the beauty of "paradise". . . It really must have…Read more Lost in a Paradise: {WWII Memories} Vintage Vernacular from Another Earth

{Music Minute} Black Sabbath’s “Planet Caravan”

In the spirit of the dunes we thought this timeless classic could definitely coincide. . . This is an ode to Black Sabbath, the mystical heavy blues rockers from Birmingham who knew just the way to make their music crawl. With the use of the occult and horror-inspired lyrics, and one-of-a-kind 1970s rock 'n' roll…Read more {Music Minute} Black Sabbath’s “Planet Caravan”

{STYLE IDOL} Jean-Michel Basquiat

+ jean michel basquiat {French pronunciation: ​[ʒɑ̃ miˈʃɛl baskija]; December 22, 1960 – August 12, 1988} 1. artist. style icon.  2. academic; a little underground; a little street; archaic African; American hip-hop; Classic; Refined; Cultured; Gritty; Nitty; Bad Ass; Post-Punk; Anti-Conservative; Painted. Layered; Tough; Rugged; Tribal; NYC.  3. timeless.  4. cool.  + I don't listen to…Read more {STYLE IDOL} Jean-Michel Basquiat

{STYLE IDOL} R.I.P. RICHARD DAVALOS

  RICHARD DAVALOS { November 5, 1930 – March 8, 2016 } + Best known for his role as the "good" brother in Elia Kazan's classic 1955 American drama "East of Eden" co-starring the one and only rebel king, James Dean! His handsome face and perfectly coiffed hair rival the iconic mens style idol himself. . .…Read more {STYLE IDOL} R.I.P. RICHARD DAVALOS

E.O.F. SNAPSHOT OF THE DAY {DECEMBER 4, 2015}

+REACH FOR HEIGHTS OF GLORY+ +Steve McQueen+ IDOL + SHOP THE {SHOP} XIXIXI GETS YOU 25% OFF +

E.O.F. SNAPSHOT OF THE DAY {DECEMBER 2, 2015}

+GODS UNITE+ Montgomery Clift shot by Stanley Kubrick {c. 1949} +