Martin Scorsese for Chanel

Martin Scorsese directed an ad for Chanel’s new “men’s fragrance” Bleu de Chanel. It’s a little ridiculous, in a very pretty way. They’ve carried the cinematic theme over to the web copy, dividing the fragrance not into layers of scent or notes, but “acts”. Act 1: “A spirited burst of freshness ripples across the skin.” … Continue reading

Ladies and Gentlemen, Mr. Leonard Cohen (or: The style of his soul)

You know those friends who are just 8000 times cooler than you are? The ones who are constantly introducing you to the amazing things that they love and then you love them too because they are just so perfect? My friend Claire is like that. I first met Claire when she was 12 and I … Continue reading

Vintage Balenciaga

Stills from a great short video of Balenciaga at work circa 1966 via A Shaded View on Fashion.

Exploding with awesome

I have the feeling that when this comes out (in a form from which I can gather screencaps), there will just be page after page after page of amazing outfits worn by amazing women on amazing bicycles. I can’t wait to see this. Found via Bust.