{PHOTO BLAST} Playing With Pandora’s Box

You know how the story goes, don't you? She was a seductive woman  and the first woman in Greek mythology. Made from Earth to punish Prometheus for his overreaching and theft of the sacred fire, her youthful curiosity led her to opening a mysterious jar, the "Pandora's Box", that contained all the evils of humanity, …

STYLE {WISE} + The Case for Hawaiian Shirts +

[image: fashion.grunge.style.] Summer is at its peak, and its time to embrace the ultimate piece for the summer. . . .the Hawaiian Shirt. For some reason, this idea makes some people cringe, but over the course of this post you will see the innate beauty and wonder that is the Hawaiian Shirt. The Case for …

The Secret of the Vibrant Green Vintage Nat Nast Bowling Shirt . . .

A rather fantastic thing happened the other day. It seems that one of our recent sales, a vibrant turquoise 1950’s Nat Nast bowling shirt that featured a fantastic diamond embossed on the back ( ‘Ray Jewlers’ it proudly proclaims in the most elegant lettering), was embedded with some very strange history. . . It always …

Fragments of Donald Rizzo ! ! !

Donald Rizzo is an artist who sees the world through fragments; fragments of color, fragments of memory, fragments of space, and fragments of who people really are. His works are kaleidoscopic visions of vibrant color which stem from his dark personal experience dealing with depression with psychotic symptoms. Born under a full moon on a …

E.O.F. Snapshot of the Day {May 20, 2013}

+ Happy Long Weekend Canada!  + Why do we celebrate Queen Victoria's birthday ? Well, this day marks the informal beginning of the summer season here in Canada ! It's an opportunity to party hard and be around those you love, and celebrate some summer fashion! Credited as the "Mother of Confederation" we celebrate our …

Bringing the Past Back to Life! Behind the Scenes THE GREAT GATSBY & BROOKS BROTHERS

Brooks Brothers is offering an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at the upcoming film remake of the classic 1920's novel "The Great Gatsby" by F. Scott Fitzgerald. While the 1974 version is iconic in its own right, but Baz Luhrmann's revamped hyper saturated glittered tour-de-force looks to reimagine the classic tale of lost love and the unrelenting …

ELLA FITZGERALD: You Smile, I Smile . . .

Just don't give up trying to do what you really want to do. Where there is love and inspiration, I don't think you can go wrong. -Ella Fitzgerald It's the eternal diva's birthday today, and we couldn't get away from showcasing her classic elegance, perseverance, and vivacious sense of self. We think that she has …