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Dandy “Dracula” [an Ode to Ishioka]

"They say you are a man of good... taste. " -Dracula, Bram Stoker's Dracula As fore mentioned in our last post, we are developing quite the affinity for a certain dreamboat of the dark side, and it seems like more and more of the masses have also come under the dandy wrath of Dracula. With…Read more Dandy “Dracula” [an Ode to Ishioka]

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+STYLE IDOL+ Dennis Wilson {The Bad Beach Boy}

"They say I live a fast life. Maybe I just like a fast life. I wouldn't give it up for anything in the world. It won't last forever, either. But the memories will." -Dennis Wilson +++ This spring and summer we are all about Dennis Wilson, the infamous bad boy and drummer of The Beach Boys.…Read more +STYLE IDOL+ Dennis Wilson {The Bad Beach Boy}

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Music Minute: “Penumbra” by Bobby Beausoleil and the Freedom Orchestra

Bobby Beausoleil has a bit of a bad rep. Bad rep could be an understatement, but it's true. It never helps to be friends with Charles Manson, or get caught up in a war against society,  but its sad to have this overshadow some of his greater achievements, like music. It goes without saying that he…Read more Music Minute: “Penumbra” by Bobby Beausoleil and the Freedom Orchestra

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{Music Minute} Ennio Morricone, “The Ecstacy of Gold”

Conjuring up all you Ennio Morricone fans out there. Every fan knows that this man's music can make you soar - and if there isn't one piece that can make one's mind soar to the farthest reaches of imagination it's this one. Makes for a great surge of power and might to kick ass out…Read more {Music Minute} Ennio Morricone, “The Ecstacy of Gold”

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“STOKER” – The Life and Styles of the Rich and Sophisticated . . .

"Stoker" is one of those films that only come out once in a blue moon; when we've all done our chores, and said our blessings to the universe - then we get a film like "Stoker". Complex, beautiful, provocative, wonderfully acted, great dialogue, and stylistically beyond are some words you could use to describe it,…Read more “STOKER” – The Life and Styles of the Rich and Sophisticated . . .

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E.O.F. Snapshot of the Day { May 13, 2013 }

Style Idol for All Time - MARLON BRANDO poses as Stanley K in "A Streetcar Named Desire" {circa. 1949/1950 } Marlon Wears: Black and White Oxford Brogues, Straight Leg Distressed Denim, Distressed White Cotton Wife Beater, and Jaunty Cap.  This is a photograph taken by Warner Bros before beginning production to test the looks for…Read more E.O.F. Snapshot of the Day { May 13, 2013 }

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+E.O.F.+ LEGENDARY ISSUES No. 1 – POP MAGAZINE {Sept. 2008} Starring Naomi Campbell

+E.O.F.+ LEGENDARY ISSUES No. 1 This week, we bring to you a set of most legendary fashion publications from the past 10 years. Legends are made everyday, and in the fashion industry, magazines are like Bibles on who to worship, and ideas are permeating throughout the scene. For years we have collected some of the…Read more +E.O.F.+ LEGENDARY ISSUES No. 1 – POP MAGAZINE {Sept. 2008} Starring Naomi Campbell

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Snapshots from The Junction Flea {April 2013} by The Eye of Faith

We had a great day at this month's Junction Flea - the last at The Great Hall. Next month will take place in the Lot at Indian Grove and Dundas Street West (which is just up the street from our studio)! Be there or be square. Here's a few pics of our booth, if you…Read more Snapshots from The Junction Flea {April 2013} by The Eye of Faith

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Music Minute: “Goodbye to Love” – The Carpenters (1972)

Composed by Richard Carpenter and John Bettis,  and fiirst released in 1972 on the "Close to You: Remembering the Carpenters" documentary; the song was ispired by a visit to London, where Richard saw an old Bing Crosby 1940 film called Rhythm on the River, where he noticed that they kept referring to the struggling songwriter's greatest composition, "Goodbye to Love". He says `You…Read more Music Minute: “Goodbye to Love” – The Carpenters (1972)

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THE GREATEST CARS IN HOLLYWOOD HISTORY!

In our E.O.F. RULES, I mentioned how I came across a quote that said: "IMAGINATION IS MORE IMPORTANT THAN KNOWLEDGE", and while that may be true, I always think it is much more interesting to have a healthy balance of the two. If you can learn a little, while also stimulating the senses, you really…Read more THE GREATEST CARS IN HOLLYWOOD HISTORY!