Fashion

Vanishing Elephant Autumn/Winter 2011

Tattooed model red-alert! Selectism say’s “Before we saw this collection, we pegged Vanishing Elephant as a casually classic authentically made honestly sewn label. But, clearly, we’ve been wrong. This time, they’ve showcased a dip into the pattern pool with a paisley blazer and some floral numbers. Elsewhere there’s all the well done stuff we’ve known […]

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SOLD OUT Clothing: TOM OF FINLAND T’s

SOLD OUT Clothing is comprised of David Kahauolopua & Keith Webb, and is part of David and Keith Company, LLC. We are creating limited editions of screen printed t-shirts and leather accessories that we make. We have launched SOLD OUT Clothing with customized shirts incorporating the artwork of Tom of Finland. We have licensed the […]

Fashion Music

Good People Show up in the Darndest of Places; Adele on Dancing with “Stars”

I run to the dance floor whenever Adele – ‘Rolling In The Deep‘ comes on. Well, maybe not the dance floor, but the kitchen floor actually. Adele showed up on Dancing with the Stars last night. [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d7VzDCJhiM4&fs=1&hl=en_US] Related articles Goddess Adele Blesses Dancing With The Stars With Her Greatness (perezhilton.com)

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Mark McNairy for Bass Weejuns for Spring/Summer 2011

I have flirted with these shoes for the last year on men on the metro here in SF. I have flashbacks of junior high because every school year we would get a new pair of Dock Siders to ONLY to be worn to school and “dress up” days; Picture day for example. I again find […]

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2011-12 A/W Fashion Show London On Schedule –» Tim Soar

Tim Soar “Menswear needs designers who are unafraid to demand emotions and to make us weak at the knees. With designers like the clever design duo Steven Cox and Daniel Silver showing in New York and Damir Doma showing in Paris, Tim Soar has joined these ranks, this time in London. Tim Soar began his […]

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Sugarcane “1934 World’s Fair Souvenir Shirt”

In all its, I’ve been working on the railroad glory. Comfy, stylish & masculine. Mustache not included. via Selectism Japanese label, Sugarcane, have released a few limited run of shirts for this year. The “1934 World’s Fair Souvenir Shirt” in Navy Stripe is made of 100% selvedge fabric. It boasts gusseted side-seams and a “Sugarcane Branded […]

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Hawaiian Camo Shorts by Paul Smith?

Help somebody stole my aunt Judy’s porch furniture and made shorts out of them. Hawaiian Camo? Hawaiian prints should stay to tops. I say the victim is never to blame, but you are asking for trouble in these shorts. ———————————————————————- Paul Smith Goes Hawaiian Camo via Shorts via Selectism No wax, no canvas, all natural […]

Fashion Queer News

J. Crew Can Do It, Why Can’t You; Gays in Print

***A nod to the amazing Fashion Bear Corbin Brett Chamberlin for the heads up. From defending a photograph of a mother painting her sons toenails pink to full spread REAL LIFE gays holding hands in catalog. I call that zero to 60 is 1 second. Good job J. Crew, may you be a role model […]

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ALEXANDER MCQUEEN: SAVAGE BEAUTY, A Retrospective

All hail the Queen! The questions that still floats in the air, “Why?” Alexander McQueen may have gone elsewhere but his work is no less of a heavy influence on the fashion world today and the future. This retrospective is all that and a bag of chips. Alexander McQueen is watching and loving it! ___________________________________________________________________ […]

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Summers Here, Raid Grandpas Closet

Save yourself a lot of $$ and raid your grandfathers closet for some awesome patterned golfing pants and cut then down for your summer look. Shorts in the park so far this year are at an all time high and by that I mean short! “Hipsters” are cutting off their skin tight jeans mid-thigh and […]

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Furni Black “Rockassins” Comfort Over Style

Help! I really am interested in these. It may be a case of giving in to comfort over fashion (although these are quite cute in a probably wouldn’t leave the house in them way, but I wear them all the time at home). Shush, it’s old age. ————————————————————————————————————– via Selectism Furni Black “Rockassins” On May […]

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Camo Vento Trousers; Fine Line Between Love and Hate

We are sitting at the top of the roller coaster with anticipation of what’s to come next. In this case, we know what’s coming, pleated trousers! It’s not a matter of just heading out to H&M and buying some new cheap pleaded pants. Take a look at picture below, you need to take into consideration, […]

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JACKET ENVY

# 1 Timo Weiland ‘Noah’s’ Windbreaker Jacket The I left my coat on the floor as I painted my house look, but didn’t care and walked all over it. INFO #2 Robert Geller Cadet Jacket Notice the way it sits on the model’s shelf (butt). INFO

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The Hundreds Summer Footwear Edit by 13th Witness

Wear what ever the hell you want, what makes you happy and our toes comfy, but NEVER under any circumstance wear those to the left <——— ( I cannot say the name without a physical response of nausea) I would prefer to have my feet bound, my little toes removed and stuffed into children’s sizes. […]

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Summer Casual; Nonnative 2011

In the beginning of summer I usually cut off whatever pants I wore all winter into short and I am good to go. Nonnative gives me the urge to clean it up a bit. I don’t think I’ll go as far as putting together a whole look, but I may start looking in the mirror […]

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‘Cause if You Liked it, You Better Put a Patch on it, oh oh oh…

Normally you might find patchwork in the Haight and Asbury area or on your favorite pair of jeans that you are in denial that they need to be thrown away. Band of Outsiders “tries” to rock it out this season. Would you be caught wearing this? I would, maybe on a rainy Sunday, where I […]

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Name Embroidered Shirt; Going, Going, Gone

Don’t blink, because this will only be cool for a hot second and then be on the sale rack at Urban Outfitters in no time. ——————————————————————————————– via Selectism We shouldn’t like this, but we do. A gingham shirt with geometric embroidery across the shoulders doesn’t sound great on paper, but we like the results. It’s […]

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Fil Melange T-Shirt’s Love my Body

Fil Melange T-Shirt Melange is the word I can never remember every time I go to buy new t-shirts. I approach the sales “girl” and test her store inventory knowledge, ” So, I want to get more of my favorite t-shirts. It’s like, um super thin, kind-of-almost-see-through and has a fancy name, like, um Mooo-lan-rouge? […]

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Dr. Martens Spring/Summer 2011 Collection

I am at the age where I am seeing fashions come around for the second time. There was a moment in high school where I was saving my allowance for a pair of 20 hole black Dr Marten boots. Now the hipster kids have brought them back as  retro 90’s attire. Dr. Martens is producing […]

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Fancy Camo; Bedwin & The Heartbreakers Quilted Jacket

Americans picking up a trend that is on its last leg in the UK. It’s ok USA, we know we are not the sharpest tool in the shed. _____________________________________________________ Bedwin & The Heartbreakers Quilted Jacket via Selectism Here’s a quilted jacket the Wu would approve of. The quilted jacket is nearing the end of it’s […]

Art Fashion

MATISTACHE “BEHIND-THE-SCENES” IN POSI+TIVE MAGAZINE

Well wax my ass and call me Judy. Not as much fashion, as slapping a mustache on to typical looking hot men. Mustache ride anyone? Would expect anything less from a Italian based Magazine? POSI+TIVE MAGAZINE ———————————————————————————– ITALIAN BASED POSI+TIVE MAGAZINE RAN SOME PREVIEWS OF THE MATISTACHE SHOOT…SORT OF A BEHIND-THE-SECNES WITH KAYLAN FALGOUST, FILIP […]

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Short Sleeved Sweatshirt a Flashback to Rocky Balboa

A throw back to the mid 80’s when Rocky Balboa rule the movie screen. I sat there in my green sweat shirt, cut off sleeves, and cropped to the belly button, praying for Adrienne to make out with Rocky. These short sleeved sweatshirts are obviously flooding me with memories of the 80s. Not sure if […]

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Mjolk; Modern Day Peter Pan Looks/ Winter 2011

This collection is for a modern day Peter Pan. I am dying to find or make an occasion to wear red pants, pink jacket combo. This is my introduction to Mjolk, but I am now all ears. I must confess that this may be a gratuitous moment to post a ginger model. Don’t hate , […]

Fashion Queer News

Uh-oh, Galliano Gets a “Fucking racist!” Welcome in LA

Galliano Taunted at LAX By Advocate.com Editors Disgraced designer John Galliano received the opposite of a warm welcome when he arrived in Los Angeles on Sunday. A photographer screamed, “Fucking racist!” at the former Christian Dior designer when he arrived at Los Angeles International Airport. Galliano is accused of hurling racist and anti-Semitic statements at […]

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Ralph Lauren Denim Safari Jacket = NO

On so many levels this is NOT cute. The name alone should make that clear, Denim Safari Jacket. On a side not, Ralph, I’m sorry. I’m not even going to touch the subject of those sandals the model is wearing. via Selectism Ralph Lauren has always had an eye for true American inspired clothing. They’ve recently […]

Art Fashion

“Fractal”, An Experimental Short Film; Fractal Swimwear

Walking the fine line between porn and art is my comfort zone. Some how I judge the content I am viewing in terms of, whether or not I would be comfortable having my computer screen open in a cafe. After all my comfort zone is not your comfort zone. I opened the page to ANAL […]

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“The Fashion Show is on the Street”-Bill Cunningham

I have a new idol, Bill Cunningham! A feel good, inspiring, light hearted, educating , ball of positivity and NYC fashion history. A must watch film. _________________________________________________ “We all get dressed for Bill,” says Vogue editrix Anna Wintour. The “Bill” in question is 80+ New York Times photographer Bill Cunningham. For decades, this Schwinn-riding cultural anthropologist has […]

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The Short Sleeved Shirt is Still a Polarizing Piece

I have trouble with shirts with collars in general. I have a serious complex about looking like a preppy, some sort of mid-life crisis of sorts. Anytime I  have a button on and  look in the mirror, I see preppy, even if my shirt were to have skull and cross bone buttons. Sounds like a personal […]

Art Fashion

Singapore Became the First Asian City to Host Men’s Fashion Week; You Go!

After years of dominance by Paris and Milan, Singapore became the first Asian city to host Men’s Fashion Week, showcasing top international and local designers such as Alexander McQueen, DKNY, Armani, Canali and Songzio. Read more: http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/g/a/2011/04/07/mens_fashion_week.DTL#ixzz1IrZXXGWN The Least important part of these shows are the garments. Theatrics, sex and bulge is where its at. Singapore, congratulations!

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Red Wing Video Series | The Factory

Red Wings tickle my nerd parts. The ones that crave information and love backround stories.     Video | Red Wing “Hallett Docks” [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KC3DlNBb32w&fs=1&hl=en_US] The latest in the Red Wing video series. Heritage always plays a huge role and factor in any business setup. Red Wing produced a series of videos showcasing what goes into […]

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Real Men Carry Otaat Utility Bags

This bag may toy with your masculinity. If it helps, throw a football on top,  and remember, when anyone asks you about your oh-so enviromentally conscience looking bag, that its called a Utility Bag, that will definitely convince doubters of its masculinity. A common reaction to this bag, ” OMG, it’s totes cute!” _________________________________________________ Otaat […]

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Lee 101 Logger Selvage Denim

It is really close to impossible to keep up with what to do or not do when it comes to denim. For example, I thought you were not suppose to be caught dead in Lee jeans. Am I wrong? Apparently so. I am a true Levis man and basically have 2 denim rules to live […]

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Fact: Queers Think Skaters are Hot; Tony Alva Video

Growing up I had a skate board, it was mostly carried.  I enjoyed more my asymetrical hair cut and Chuck Taylors that went along with it. The whole undergorund skater- macho vibe intrigued me and pushed my horny button for lack of better words. Many of my straight male skater mates of that time gave […]

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Awesome Blog Alert; Men in this Town

Hats off to the amazing header and the un-shy photographer who captures these exotic city dwelling men on the streets. _________________________________________________ 411: Men In This Town is a street style journal profiling men with a distinct look in their natural habitat. From the various town’s in Sydney or wherever my travels bring me, I am looking to photograph men whose dress […]

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Lets Judge a Book by its Cover: Mens Skirts

I cannot believe I am about to say this but, I’m not against men in skirts. I mean, hell, easy access, right? But lets talk about the visuals of mens skirts, not any political jibber-jabber about men being able to wear skirts too. Lets keep it strictly to appearance. What’s this idea of making a […]

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Levi’s Fall 2011 Collection

Damn it Levi, I told you I’m broke. It’s like you are not even listening. Did you purposefully make your Fall 2011 collection smack me in the face amazing? Shall I just direct deposit my paycheck into your account? On an up note, this fall, I’m going to be strutting the sidewalks looking good. ____________________________________________________ […]

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Converse for ACE Hotel; On the Money!

Testing my super hero powers, I squeezed my eyes super shut, chanted some jibber jabber and tried to transpot these Converse into my closet so I could sport these lookers today. Sad to say, all I found was soiled laundry  and muddy hiking boots. Until I fine tune my powers, I guess I’ll do old […]

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Seize sur Vingt; Bright, Snappy looks for Spring/Summer 2011

Have you ever been to a hot, summer wedding and sweated your balls off? I say never again. Seize sur Vingt offers a warm weather alternative. Look snappy and survive that pain staking, long wedding service this summer in one of these snappy, warm weather possibilities. Your boys will thank you for being able to breath. The […]