103 posts tagged Vintage in ALL BLOGS


Louis Reith – Paper Collage

Louis Reith, the Amsterdam-based artist, turns old found images into inventive artworks creating a serene world of mountain landscapes and abstracted collages. He uses bold geometric shapes, stark landscapes and architectural elements to sculpt these stunning monochrome collages. Check out more of Louis Reith's work at louisreith.com.
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HONG KONG: Must See Store InBetween

InBetween, a youthful vintage emporium is fast becoming one of Hong Kong’s leading vintage stores.
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LOS ANGELES: A Current Affair

This weekend in Los Angeles, A Current Affair's semi-annual vintage pop-up marketplace will take over the entire 11th floor of Downtown's Cooper Design Space.
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Flashback: i-D Magazine’s First Issue

Last night, i-D magazine originators Terry and Tricia Jones won The Outstanding Achievement Award in British Fashion, for their 30+ years of highlighting and nurturing some of the biggest names in the industry via their wink-emblazoned cult-cool mag. As a result, its online counterpart is offering insight into the magazine's inspiring back-story, tracking its rise from subversive fanzine to glossy style/culture bible, ...
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Kerry Taylor Auctions’ December 2013 Edition coming soon

London-based Kerry Taylor Auctions' upcoming "Passion for Fashion" sale will take place on 3 December 2013, with previews daily from 1 December onwards at the organisation's Bermondsey headquarters for those who would like to see the lots up close.  A range of seminal apparel, accessories and paper ephemera fill the lot roster this time around, from authentic Ballets Russes costumes ...
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Winter Style with What Goes Around Comes Around

Alas, it's winter time again which means days loafing in the park and sunbathing at the beach have been replaced by digging in our closets for the chunky scarves and parkas we stowed away in the summer months. As December inches closer, hemlines and layers are growing noticeably, but that doesn't mean we can't look as fresh and fun as ...
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What Goes Around Comes Around Celebrates 20th anniversary in NYC

Pretty people in pretty vintage at WGACA's 20th anniversary party. Seminal vintage retailer What Goes Around Comes Around celebrated their 20th anniversary last night at their Soho flagship, surrounded by legions of suspiciously attractive people (read: models) dressed just so in head-to-toe vintage wares from the archive, alongside fans and friends from the vast WGACA community.  Paul Sevigny DJ'd and ample "moonshine" ...
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Kerry Taylor Auctions’ Fall 2013 Edition coming Monday

A mink bathing suit from the '50s. YSL's iconic lip-print. Rare Vivienne Westwood apparel and footwear, from the Malcolm Mclaren era.  A BIBA waffle-knit chevron-patterned jacket, 19th century fashion plates, '20s-era footwear and a dash of Courrèges .  All this and a whole lot more will be up for auction this coming Monday, October 14th via the expert Kerry Taylor ...
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Folded – Eli Craven

American artist Eli Craven uses found imagery, vintage photographs and film stills from books and carefully folds them, forming new pieces of art. This simple but effective method conceals and transforms the original image, allowing Craven to create her own narrative. Craven says, "As I looked through them, I really wanted to see them come together, touch lips, make love, ...
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Michiel Schuurman – Silk Screen Posters

Stylesight’s Graphics Team takes a look at the works of Dutch graphic designer Michiel Schuurman. Schuurman, currently based in Amsterdam specializes in typography and poster design. He combines bright colors, warped realities, harsh perspectives, and trippy patterns which he often screen prints himself. To view more work visit Michiel Schuurman. To view more work visit Michiel Schuurman.
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NYFW: What Goes Around Comes Around

In this case, what's come back around is the Frederick's of Hollywood archives. Yes, that slightly sordid shop tucked in the corner of many a suburban mall, responsible for bringing G-strings to the masses. Vintage retailer What Goes Around Comes Around have the business of upcycling kitsch down to a science, and now they've taken on the high-cut bodysuits, marabou-trimmed robes ...
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NEW YORK CITIZEN HIP: Shannon Hoey of New York Vintage

Like the touch from a handsome man, some fashion designs have the power to send shivers down your spine. They are those one-of-a-kind gems. No one knows this feeling better than Shannon Hoey, owner of New York Vintage, one of Manhattan's best vintage stores. With a collection of thousands upon thousands of magnificent vintage pieces from the most talented designers in the world, ...
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Tokyo Exclusive: Rikiya Kanamaru’s Gold Gate Store

As previously blogged, we came back from our annual Tokyo inspiration trip recently and stopped by to see Rikiya Kanamaru at his Gold Gate store in Matsubara, Setagaya-ku, Tokyo while we were there. The store (or should I say denim Mecca) named Gold Gate is a homage not just to denim, and not just to vintage denim, but to the very ...
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Beyond Retro Jeaneology Night

Last night we attended a very exciting event for London's vintage denim scene. Jeaneology is a collection of high-grade, collectable denim amassed by Beyond Retro over the years, and it now has a special space within the Brick Lane branch of the store. The event was attended by many die-hard indigo fans and collectors of authentic vintage denim, and was accompanied by a bluegrass band ...
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Bond Is Back!

Stylesight was amazed by Friday night’s grand Olympic ceremony; from Mr. Bean’s comic appearance to James Bond and Her Majesty’s epic entrance, it had it all.  Creative minds were inspired as the world witnessed a showcase of British history, music and quintessential figures. Even Stylesight began to reminisce about British fashion, designers and film stars that have remained iconic throughout the ...
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