{STYLE-WISE} The Secret Society Style of Tom Buchanan

Indeed there are many sinfully stylish idols to worship throughout “The Great Gatsby”; like masculine and cool Jordan, soft and feminine Daisy, even the bookish narrator Nick. And then of course there’s the poster boy himself, Jay Gatsby ,who shall always remain in the fore realm of our memory as a hero to determination and…

Elegantly Wasted: A Trip to the 90s with Hedi Slimane for Saint-Laurent

When it was announced that Hedi Slimane was to take the place of Stefano Pilati as creative director of the iconic label Yves Saint-Laurent, the fashion world was left wondering what new innovations the Swiss designer could bring to the brand. Then he dropped the Yves. That’s right. For over fifty years the brand has…

E.O.F. Style Idol: Billy Idol {The ‘Idle’ Teen}

“A man is not idle because he is absorbed in thought. There is visible labor and there is an invisible labor. “ -Victor Hugo New Wave just wouldn’t have been New Wave without this eccentric to pave the way through the 1980’s.  With a penchant for pastels, and bold black and white stripes, we thank…

{STYLE WISE} Invoking Jim Morrison . . .

For the last while we’ve been a little obsessed, or encouraged, by Jim Morrison’s ghost. You cannot deny this guy has style. Ever since the teenage years (weird to say), there’s been a fascination with this bit of a God. An idol in all respects…I had one of my very first writing gigs doing a…

{PHOTO-BLAST} Pomp + Circumstance

The Pompadour. We’ve been seeing a lot of these, as of late, on our virtual style quests, and find this mythic hairstyle’s history absolutely fascinating. The hair-doe characterized by its voluminous waves and carefully coiffed height was first coined in the 18th Century after French aristocrat, Madame de Pompadour – the mistress of King Louis…

+EYE ON THE PRIZE+

For those who know us best, here at The Eye of Faith, you know that we relish in having a sense of adventure. It’s a facet of our being, deeply inset in our blood. Everything we do, we try to imbue with a certain fearlessness. In fact, our name is derived from this particular philosophy….

{STYLE STORY} E.O.F. Presents “DAZE OF BEING WILD”

Enjoy this {STYLE STORY} offering  from THE EYE OF FAITH! A journey that started at night, this is a tale of wandering; wandering thoughts, wandering hearts, and wandering souls. The city can bring together strangers, while it can also tear those closest apart. Amongst the storefronts, sidewalks, lane ways, and hidden passages – you are…