{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…

The Eye of Faith RULES!!!

‘Concision in Style, Precision in Thought, Decision in Life” You may have noticed those immortal words when browsing through our ABOUT US page, although the phrase is more like this: + CONCISIONEM STYLO, ACCURATIUS CORDE, IUDICARI VITA + Since our inception, these words have helped build the foundations for creating The Eye of Faith, and…

Out of This World! Rare Buddy Holly & Friends Super 8mm Home Movie.

Was feeling inspired today by Buddy Holly, the chic geek with the rims to match… There isn’t a lot about this young talent’s style that hasn’t stopped beating, so that’s why we felt the tragic rock n’ roll icon deserved a second look. After a rocking night at Clear Lake, Iowa’s iconic Surf Ballroom the…

{STYLE WISE} Invocating Nico + “Valley of the Kings”

 I am bohemian but at one time you would call me a hippie or a punk. I remain a bohemian whatever you call me. So maybe I am locked in the fifties. But I have never desired to grow up from my world as a child, which is when things are most clear and utopian….

Picture Perfect! Vintage Snapshot Style Match-Up Mash-Up.

So, I’m sure you’ve gathered we love vintage photographs. We love them for the mystery contained within them, and all the precious memories storied behind their glossy surfaces. We love the people, and their intricate personalities that still shine through even without knowing them. You get a sense of them and their world by just…

E.O.F. Snapshot of the Day {February 22, 2013}

{  Vintage Style Idol – Paul Newman, 1959 } + +Studying the Classics+ Don’t you think this picture could’ve been taken just yesterday? That’s the power of true style- you can live forever, a true time traveller. Don’t get caught up worshipping the trends. Idols from the past can help you. Use our style ancestors…

Originally posted on SCENTS MEMORY:
When Clark Gable, my mothers childhood idol died in 1961 I saw my mother cry for the first time…and I didn’t understand why. A year later I understood. (little me) Early on the Sunday Morning of August 5 1962 I was sitting at the breakfast table eating a bowl of Trix.  With…

Ghost Hole IV: Island Edition!

It’s ba-aaack! What do haunted school houses, Toronto island, and art have in common? Well for starters, this year’s 4th Annual GHOST HOLE is making its way to the historical ArtScape Gibraltar’s Point Public School for a night of necromancing through the powers of art! {The Old School House before it burnt down in 1888}…

Photoblast: Playing with the Devils!

It lies within the devils we conjure daily, or the devils we wish to control. Deep in the heart of man, it’s waiting. There is an eternal balance of good and bad. There is a light inside of ourselves, yearning to play with the demons that hide in the shadows. Wether it be in breath…