EXCLUSIVE WORK VIDEO AND COLLABORATION // HALFBLUUD + BESPOKEN

Our next issue, set to print this winter!,  is based on the concept of COLLABORATION. Between now and our launch, we will be giving you bits of what’s to come. Here we have a collaboration on many levels: music, fine art, and fashion. Harley Cortez and Sammy Fayed are band members, friends, and creative partners. […]

BLOGSPIRATION // PORTABLESERA

With all of us making so much of our lives public, it becomes one big ball of everyone’s photos looking the same, everyone repeating the same quotes—and all of us pressing like. Then comes portablesera. I stumbled upon her website during my nightly Instagram rabbit hole. It however, lead me to a really beautiful place—her […]

WORKAHOLIC // NICOLE FULLER

A week in London, two days in Paris, and a stint in LA, New York native Nicole Fuller has a thirst for travel, new challenges and a desire to push boundaries. As president and creative director of Nicole Fuller Interiors, a New York based multi-faceted interior design company, she specializes in high-end projects in the […]

LURK // FOR WORK // HAND POURED SCENTS WE LOVE

When Anne the owner of  Lurk, sent me a sample package of her fragrances, I didn’t expect to see and smell such thought out and beautifull product.  Everything form the pressed business card to the printed envelope the scents came in and then the scents themselves, had so much love and design.  I felt special […]

OTHERWILD // LABOR DAY SALE Our buddies at OTHERWILD are having a sale! BACK2SKOOL END OF SUMMER SALE / NOW ENTER “SUMMER30” AT CHECKOUT EVERYTHING 10% OFF IN STORE ALL WEEKEND! Otherwild 1932 Echo Park Ave.Los Angeles, CA 90026 Photographed In Echo Park by Marisa Suárez-Orozco styled by Rachel Berks models: Rita, Anastasia, Brooklyn

SWORN VIRGINS // WOMEN LIVING AS MEN

“Sworn Virgin” is the term given to a biological female in the Balkans who has chosen, usually at an early age, to take on the social identity of a man for life. As a tradition dating back hundreds of years, this was sometimes necessary in a society that lived within tribal clans, followed the Kanun, […]

THE SORCERESS COLLECTION // MILA AMALIA

The Sorceress Collection by MILA AMALIA, pays a respectful homage to the supernatural and mythological past of the Slavic/Bohemian region. The designer, Paulina Kajankova carefully translates what was worshipped, feared and celebrated. Nature and rich harvest were a reason to celebrate, beautiful forest nymphs (also named Rusalka or Vila) and luring water spirits or ghosts […]

GET RIO // Jens Stoltze

The book entitled 90 DAYS IN RIO, showcases a selection of Jens Stoltze’s photographic work that he created throughout his many visits to his ‘second home’ Rio de Janeiro. Stoltze’s photographs offer an inside, in-the-flesh view that is raw, beautiful and thought-provoking. He has carefully selected these photographs out of thousands of film rolls for […]

Unwoven Light // Houston, TX

Soo Suny Park creates installations that bring the mystical world of her imagination into the physical realm. Her current exhibition, Unwoven Light, manipulates light through iridescent plexiglass squares affixed on chain-link fencing, sending the viewer through a fluid space that changes as light dances across the surfaces, reflecting and refracting colors. Industrial materials are transformed, […]

Surprise Inside // Blogs We Love // Babes We Love

Surprise Inside // Blogs We Love // Babes We Love Guerilla style ad campaigning at it’s finest. House of Exposure creator Periel Aschenbrand features iconic 90’s supermodel, and not much of a makeup wearer, Jenny Shimizu, in nothing but a new lipstick color by Poppy King called Helmut Red. The image of Jenny holding a […]