{STYLE WISE} ANTONIONI’S “ZABRISKIE POINT” +BLOW IT UP!!!+

Our latest addition to the altar of E.O.F. {STYLE IDOLS & DIVINITIES) was the impossibly stunning Mark Frechette, whose stardom originates as the handsome hero of Michelangelo Antonioni's 1970 counter-culture cult classic Zabriskie Point. We thought it apropos to delve into the fantastic and fundamental stylish-ness of this poignant and severely under-rated film. Whilst the flower…Read more {STYLE WISE} ANTONIONI’S “ZABRISKIE POINT” +BLOW IT UP!!!+

Music Minute: Krzysztof Komeda “Rosemary’s Baby Interlude”

“A chance to sit quietly and find out who you are; where you've been and where you're going.” -Ira Levin, Rosemary's Baby {published in 1967}   I called this an interlude because of its sauntering sweet nature between the high stakes and drama that is"Rosemary's Baby". Polanski's iconic film had many claiming he had beckoned the…Read more Music Minute: Krzysztof Komeda “Rosemary’s Baby Interlude”

{MUSIC MINUTE} MURDER He Says! Betty Hutton cries out loud.

Growing up in the dirty thirties, with a rough and tough childhood, our lady crooner has been through a lot more than most have to experience! Bouncing around from city to city through her childhood gave this woman real tenacity.  Money troubles abound kept her family on their toes, shifting from town to town running…Read more {MUSIC MINUTE} MURDER He Says! Betty Hutton cries out loud.

HAPPY HALLOWEEN! Music Minute: “Perdita” by Rubber City (D. Lynch & D. Slusser)

We gave a mention to this seminal 1990s David Lynch classic in one our latest posts, a reblog from The Selvedge Yard regarding the September 1991 photo spread in American Vogue entitled "Wild at Heart". For me, it was easy to see the title as a reference to Lynch's film of the same name, released…Read more HAPPY HALLOWEEN! Music Minute: “Perdita” by Rubber City (D. Lynch & D. Slusser)

{STYLE WISE}{MUSIC MINUTE} “THE WORLD IS NOT ENOUGH” by Garbage PLUS Being Obsessed with Shirley Manson

+THE WORLD IS NOT ENOUGH+ Leave it to a band called "Garbage" to style one of the most iconic Bond songs ever made. We've profiled Adele's stunning take on the Bond song with "Skyfall" back in 2012, and still agree that it is one of the best, as well as a masterful encapsulation of the…Read more {STYLE WISE}{MUSIC MINUTE} “THE WORLD IS NOT ENOUGH” by Garbage PLUS Being Obsessed with Shirley Manson

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

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

{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”

Pretty Porcelain “Nashville” Unicorn in {SHOP}!

Pretty Porcelain "Nashville" Unicorn Don't let the Medievals know, they're likely gonna think you brought them dinner! Some new editions in the {SHOP} - more home pieces, and some new clothes and updated pricing on some of our older pieces, so DO take a look! Remember, being part of a secret society, of sorts, has…Read more Pretty Porcelain “Nashville” Unicorn in {SHOP}!

Soundtracks of my LIFE: “HANNAH AND HER SISTERS” (1986)

No, not Hannah from GIRLS . . . "Hannah and Her Sisters" - one of Woody Allen's best and most classic films he ever made chronicling the eccentric lives of well, Hannah, and her sisters. Dianne Wiest won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress, and Michael Caine was dubbed Best Supporting Actor of the…Read more Soundtracks of my LIFE: “HANNAH AND HER SISTERS” (1986)