OPRAH’S CRUSADE AGAINST GRUNGE!

The biggest adventure you can ever take is to live the life of your dreams. -Oprah Winfrey   Since the Golden Globes, Oprah is on everyone's mind after a poignant acceptance speech for the Cecil B. DeMille Lifetime Achievement Award at this year's ceremony which has gone as far as having people saying "OPRAH FOR…Read more OPRAH’S CRUSADE AGAINST GRUNGE!

E.O.F. SNAPSHOT OF THE DAY {JANUARY 12, 2018}

I want to be wild, too! {read BULLET BREASTS & BEATNIK POETRY ft. Phillipa Fallon & Mamie Van Doren} Isn't she great, folks?! We cherish souls like this who soar high and far away from the status quo. Not your average starlet . . . Hope you enjoy! Let us know in the comments below!…Read more E.O.F. SNAPSHOT OF THE DAY {JANUARY 12, 2018}

+ FAVOURITE FIND + VIVA MAGAZINE {circa. January 1976}

VIVA MAGAINE: The International Woman's Magazine {circa. January 1977} Cover Photograph by the iconic HELMUT NEWTON (hence, the undoubtable chic-ness of this image).  Published by icons Bob Guccione and Kathy Keeton of PENTHOUSE fame, this is a prime piece of classic porn chic. First coined in a highly influential New York Times article in 1973, porno…Read more + FAVOURITE FIND + VIVA MAGAZINE {circa. January 1976}

E.O.F. SNAPSHOT OF THE DAY {JANUARY 4, 2018}

+WARNING: THIS IS NOT A MANDELA EFFECT+ {circa. 1922} 18 year old dandy inventor H Day shows off his dapper wireless radio attached inside his top hat!!! You could easily mistaken this dude for one of time traveling brothers, but this is the real deal! Just an example of pure ingenuity and original STYLE. +…Read more E.O.F. SNAPSHOT OF THE DAY {JANUARY 4, 2018}

{PHOTOBLAST} PARTY PEOPLE: 35 Vintage Images!!!

  par·ty1 /ˈpärdē/ noun 1. a social gathering of invited guests, typically involving eating, drinking, and entertainment. "an engagement party" Hope you all had a wicked holiday season this year! New Years was a blast for us hosting Karaoke for Risky Business 80s NY Beach Bash, and if I know you guys like I think I…Read more {PHOTOBLAST} PARTY PEOPLE: 35 Vintage Images!!!

E.O.F. SNAPSHOT OF THE DAY {JAN 2, 2018}

"Torso" {circa. 1906} by F. Holland Day + Day was an advocate for photography as fine art. Open your eyes. Take in all you can. Be the best you that you can be. Until we meet again, {theEye} +   CHECK OUT THE {SHOP} FOR PREMIUM VINTAGE FINDS! XIXIXI gets you 25% OFF at the…Read more E.O.F. SNAPSHOT OF THE DAY {JAN 2, 2018}

{MUSIC MINUTE} “ZODIACS” by Roberta Kelly

  Well isn't that just too totally up our alley . . . Ms. Robert Kelly sings "Zodiacs" a funky 1970s disco-era tune about our favourite astrological symbols; all performed in timelessly popping canary yellow! Sorry Beyonce, but looks like Robert Kelly was rocking this shade of yellow far before the Queen B helped this…Read more {MUSIC MINUTE} “ZODIACS” by Roberta Kelly

{MUSIC MINUTE} “Bad and Boujee” x “September” Soul Train Mash-Up!

Boujee when you try to be some lavish bitch, but you know you're not. {urban dictionary}   The {PAST}, {PRESENT}, and {FUTURE} are always in beautiful syncopation with each other, and we're not just talking style! Yes, there is a rising popularity in shopping and wearing vintage (HALLELUJAH!), and more and more high fashion designers…Read more {MUSIC MINUTE} “Bad and Boujee” x “September” Soul Train Mash-Up!

E.O.F. SNAPSHOT OF THE DAY {DECEMBER 11, 2018} + INVOCATE

"We need the tonic of wildness...At the same time that we are earnest to explore and learn all things, we require that all things be mysterious and unexplorable..." -Henry Thoreau  +INVOCATE+ Remember XIXIXI gets you 25% off in the {SHOP} [SHOP NOW] Don't get stuck floating in the depths of the status quo... Be unique.…Read more E.O.F. SNAPSHOT OF THE DAY {DECEMBER 11, 2018} + INVOCATE

{MUSIC MINUTE} The Original “Stroll” circa. February 1958

  "The Stroll" was a slow rock n roll dance popular into the mid to late 1950s embraced by cool teens across America. Classic concept: boys on one side, girls on the other - the paired up couples then strut their stuff down the line. A precursor to the iconic Soul Train Line ... we…Read more {MUSIC MINUTE} The Original “Stroll” circa. February 1958