Archive for June, 2011

June 8th, 2001: Chrysler, Cashmere and Casual Formality

We’re digging the alternative twists on black tie, sported by the likes of Sam Shipley (Slide 14) and Kanye West (Slide 17) at the CFDAs. Sometimes it’s best to not just get formal for formal’s sake. [Tommy Ton.]

If you can’t find inspiration in thi…

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Prius Fuels Ideas for Good

PITTSBURGH, Pennsylvania — From the hybrid drivetrain that keeps it moving to the solar ventilation system that keeps it cool, the Toyota Prius is packed with cool technology. And there’s nothing that says it has to stay in the car.
Toyota invited inventors to repurpose and repackage the hardware in the Prius beyond the automotive arena. […]

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Alejandro Ingelmo Ups the Ante with New E-Commerce Site

Alejandro Ingelmo makes some seriously stylish, urban-inspired kicks that we’ve been lusting after and now you’ll be able to purchase them on the ‘net, here, at his recently launched e-commerce site.

“The launch of the site is a welcome growth for …

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Cheap Monday to Launch Shoe and Underwear Collection for Fall

Swedish label Cheap Monday is now a true lifestyle brand, with the announcement that both shoes and personal furnishings will join the fray this fall. The launch will take place in ten markets and other selected accounts starting in August (shoes) an…

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Store Opening: Blackbird Portland

Blackbird, one of the most likely places to find a GQ editor while he’s in Seattle, just got one step closer to opening a store in New York. That is, they opened one in Portland. (Baby steps.) It’s their second shop, wedged between Dunderdon and Tanne…

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