{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 …

STYLE {WISE} Romeo, Romeo . . .

Where for art thou, Romeo? Ro·me·o ˈrōmēˌō/ noun noun: Romeo; plural noun: Romeos 1. an attractive, passionate male seducer or lover. There’s nothing so timeless as a Romeo . . . its amazing after hundreds of years, a fictional character could still be so prevalent in our culture. I guess, not so surprising, considering he …

Lost in a Paradise: {WWII Memories} Vintage Vernacular from Another Earth

This is a short clip from Terrence Malick's "The Thin Red Line" which never ceases to inspire and engage the mind and soul with its thoughtful narration and invigorating visuals that take the viewer through the complex voyage of a soldier to war hidden by the beauty of "paradise". . . It really must have …

Baby, Let’s Cruise Away From Here. . . GUCCI Men’s Cruise 2017

Gucci Cruise 2017 at Westminster Abbey, London {May, 2016} "I chose Westminster Abbey because everyone has this idea of London being cool, but for me the history is what's really cool."  -Alessandro Michele {source} Check out this righteous collection of photographs from Nick Waplington of the menswear in Alessandro Michele's triumphant 2017 Cruise collection for GUCCI …

{PHOTOBLAST} Can You Spend a Night in a Haunted House?

Well, can you? They don't have out contests like this anymore...can't even imagine the liabilities and lawsuits that could potentially haunt the contest's organizers in the long-run. We procured this 1958 issue of "Suspense Magazine", and couldn't ignore the idea of this contest invite. In fact, it got us really thinking if we could truly …

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 …

Poems by Greta Bellamacina PLUS “London at Night” EOF Exclusive Poem!

The last time we spoke with the gorgeous and talented Greta Bellamacina she was getting for a poetry read in Paris, the city of lights, and we were lucky enough to read an original poem written for The Eye of Faith on the banks of the Mississippi River. Now she is back, with another exclusive …

{MUSIC MINUTE} “Nothing but a Heartache” by The Flirtations

Nothing but a heartache every day  . . . must be nice. We were drawn to this dynamic trio whilst listening to our favourite box set of Girl Group classics, and couldn't resist but share this dazzling number with you. The video is a rare promotional video shot for their single that depicts the beautiful …

Beautiful Dreamers: Back to the Garden With Lord Byron + Dries Van Noten Menswear Spring/Summer 2014

"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} "I love not man the less, but Nature more" -Lord Byron: George Gordon Byron {6th Baron Byron} Lone, wild, and strange, he stood alike exempt From all …