Billy Reid Fall 2006 Collection

Object: Fall 2006 Collection Designer: Billy Reid URL: http://www.billyreid.com/ Category: Fashion Price: $100-500 depending on the piece Lust Factor: Hot Description: I don’t believe I have quite the same opportunity to dress as well as women. I think I’ve always been a bit listless and disappointed with men’s clothing options. Then, my co-worker, Amanda, turned […]

Portland Fashion: Adam Arnold Fall 2006

Object: Men’s and Women’s Collections Fall ’06 Designer: Adam Arnold URL: http://www.adam-arnold.com/ Category: Fashion Price: $100-500 depending on the piece Lust Factor: Hot Description: Adam Arnold is one of many very tanlented designers coming from the Portland area. Adam’s work is, what he call’s, a balance of design and construction. I like his work especially […]

Berlin Fashion: Custom Bags by Tausche

Object: The Weltenbummlerin Bag Manufacturer: Tausche URL: http://www.tausche-berlin.de Category: Fashion Price: $150 +/- Lust Factor: Warm Description: The Custom Bags built by Tausche are very similar in concept to the popular American Timbuk Designs messenger bags. There are a couple of items that set the Tausche bags apart, though. First, theses bags have some very […]

Barneys Find: Lizzie’s Love by FettY

Object: Lizzie’s Love Manufacturer: FettY URL: http://www.barneys.com Category: Fashion Price: $685 Lust Factor: Hot Description: FettY is not affraid to be playful. The Lizzie’s Love necklace is a take on Lizzie Borden’s object of mass murder, the hatchet. FettY renders the hatchet in gold and diamonds, and adds a broken heart charm for kicks. I […]

Barneys Finds: The Rotolog Wristwatch by Nixon

Object: The Rotolog Manufacturer: Nixon URL: http://www.barneys.com Category: Personal Technology Price: $250 Lust Factor: Warm Description: I’m an architect, and architects are generally well behind the cusp of trends. That being said, I like the way stainless steel and walnut looks together. Yeah, so what if everyone from Wal-Mart to Pottery Barn has worn out […]

Vintage Ivory by Black Sheep and Prodigal Sons

Object: Vintage Ivory Necklace Designer: Black Sheep and Prodigal Sons URL: http://www.blacksheepandprodigalsons.com Category: Fashion Price: $email B.S. and P.S. for price Lust Factor: Hot Description: One of the tasks I’ve assigned myself is to explore the Brooklyn design scene over the next few weeks. This is one of my favorite finds so far. Black Sheep […]

The Homeless Survival Coat by Jan Borchies

Object: The Homeless Survival Coat Designer: Jan Borchies URL: http://www.janborchies.com/ Category: Fashion Price: $1000 Lust Factor: Cold Description: The Survivor Coat, as you may be able to see from the toung-and-cheek design, gives all the amenities the homeless needs in convenient and easy to find pouches. As well, the jacket pronounces the wearer’s social condition […]

Scottish Designs: The Spikey Hairclip by Laura Murray

Object: The Spikey Hairclip Manufacturer: Laura Murray URL: http://www.lauramurray.co.uk Category: Fashion Price: $75 Lust Factor: Warm Description: Laura Murray is the mistress of feather design. Her handbags, in particluar, are fantastic, colorfull, highly crafted, and extremely unique. However, I’ve included this beautiful hairclip in the site simply because it would take a seriously good party […]

Bag-Kaku by Monacca

Object: Bag-Kaku Manufacturer: Monacca URL: http://www.monacca.com Category: Fashion Price: $298 Lust Factor: Tepid Description: In honor of Design Boom’s awesome 100% Tokyo Design Week, I’m including a few intersting products that I’ve found from some of the exhibitors. I’m goign to try to put more things in the Tepid category because, who knows, some people […]

Night Bijou by Beau & Bien

Object: Bijou S-Belt Manufacturer: Beau at Bien URL: http://www.adhoc-design.fr/beauetbien/site_eng/site.html Category: Fashion Price: $300 Lust Factor: Warm Description: In honor of Design Boom’s awesome 100% Tokyo Design Week, I’m including a few intersting products that I’ve found from some of the exhibitors. Wear a little piece of moonlight with your evening dress. I love the concept. […]