{STYLE WISE} Jake Gittes, “Chinatown” (1974)

Man with Knife: You're a very nosy fellow, kitty cat. Huh? You know what happens to nosy fellows? Huh? No? Wanna guess? Huh? No? Okay. They lose their noses . . . + The scene almost comes out of nowhere, but its an integral piece of the puzzle in what is arguably one of the best …

{January 22} Isn’t It Byronic? Happy Birthday LORD BYRON [ Currently Conjuring this ODD FELLOW ]

  "Death, so called, is a thing which makes men weep, And yet a third of life is passed in sleep." -Lord Byron: George Gordon Byron {6th Baron Byron} ON THIS DAY, SOME MIGHT SAY. . . A GENIUS was born. Others may just call him a MAD MAN.   +LORD BYRON+ --+Lord Byron {Jan …

Five Wicked Spiritual Mystics of Science {Vintage}!

  Science is a land where the truth of our reality (whether space, the earth, our bodies, its cells, of time and reality...the list goes on) is seeked and summoned by lonely hermits determined to find the answer to it all. And there have been many!   Such as our man Alan Turing who literally …

{FLASHBACK FRIDAY} The Eye of Faith Meets The Beaches {2014} !!!

  This was way back in 2014 for Supercrawl here in Hamilton, ON. James Street sure was the shit back then - still kind of is, but it definitely had a bit more grit than you might find nowadays. It was the year we also had the opportunity to style Mr. Charles Bradley after his …

{MUSIC MINUTE} “The Devil is Loose” by Asha Puthli

Well it sure has been a minute since we've had the chance for another addition to our beloved {MUSIC MINUTE} corner of our blog. Things have been really hectic and full, which is great, but with summer officially in full swing we are hoping to take the opportunity to put up more content here to …

KYLIE + TRAVIS vs. JANE + SERGE

Since the beginning of time (or at least, the beginning of our blog) we have been saying there is a definitive relationship our collective {PAST} plays into the {PRESENT} - always influencing and helping create what inevitably will be known as the {FUTURE}! Well here we have a case of {PAST}, {PRESENT}, {FUTURE} featuring the …

{DIVA WARS} Raquel Welch vs. Mae West

  We've been getting thoroughly entertained by these "Diva on Diva" videos by Clippety on YouTube, and this one is a real interesting treat. Two icons of sex and beauty brought together for 1970s camp classic "Myra Breckinridge" based on the controversial novel by the iconic Gore Vidal. The film, like the novel, broke many …

{PHOTOBLAST} +LAVARTUS PRODEO+ I wear a mask . . .

We've said it time and time again - "Don't wear a mask, be yourself" There is so much power and pleasure in knowing who you are and literally wearing it on your sleeve, we really wouldn't have life any other way than just being the real you! That's why we always promote the joys of …

The Future is Now! Retro 90s Sci Fi on the A/W 2018 Runways…

Back in 1999 a quirky cool show came out called ZENON: Girl of the 21st Century and now that we are actually in the 21st century its cool to see they weren't so far off! We always say the past informs our future, so when speaking on this idea of retro-futurism its so fun to …

HOW HONEST ARE YOU? Vintage Educational PSA {c. 1950}

We showcased SHY-GUY (1947) and SELF-CONSCIOUS GUY (1951), but now its time to ask yourself "HOW HONEST ARE YOU?" A high school basketball team gets in a bit of a mix-up thanks to a nosy girlfriend who needs to ask herself the question. What you saw, and what you heard are very different things, and …