Unicornicopia by Wowch

Object: Unicornicopia Designer: Wowch URL: http://www.wowch.com Category: Fashion Price: $30 ish? Lust Factor: Hot Description: Wowch makes great T-shirts, among other items, with animals on them. The shirts a derived from the 1970’s D&D, Rush-listening tradition and are best worn by those who have pointy beards and a wizard hat. Unicornicopia is my favorite T […]

Cotton Dress by Modaspia

Object: Cotton Dress Designer: Modaspia URL: http://www.modaspia.com Category: Fashion Price: $92 Lust Factor: Warm Description: Modaspia is a great find if you want style, and simplicity in well made, low-run fashion. Their latest cotton dress is hand made in the East Bay, California. The designers have created a collection that is hard to define. Bold […]

The Hunting Jacket Built by Wendy

Object: Hunting Jacket Designer: Wendy URL: http://www.builtbywendy.com Category: Fashion Price: $380 Lust Factor: Warm Description: Warm is what you’ll be in this extremely stylish interpretation of a flannel hunting jacket. The jacket has slightly squarer lines than a traditional jacket, though. And, the flannel pattern is turned at an angle so the jacket begins to […]

Droog Designer: The Meatbag by Ted Noten

Object: The Meatbag Manufacturer: Ted Noten URL: http://www.tednoten.com/webshop/items/meatbag/ Category: Fashion Price: $10,000 Lust Factor: Warm Description: I can’t help but put another one of Ted Noten’s products on my list of highly addictive design. Here’s a purse that will turn heads: the Meatbag. This purse is a cast clear acrylic body with an 18K gold […]

Droog Designer: The Porkring by Ted Noten

Object: The Porkring Manufacturer: Ted Noten URL: http://www.tednoten.com/porkstock/ Category: Fashion Price: $3,000 +/- Lust Factor: Hot Description: Ted Noten brings a fresh wit to his products, and the Porkring is no exception. The Porkring concept is pretty deep. The price of the ring is based off of the cost of gold in a very literal […]

Droog Designer: Labeled by Claudia Linders

Through January, the Museum of Arts and Design will be hosting an exhibit on the Netherlands’ Droog Design titled “Simply Droog”. Over the next couple of weeks, I’ll spotlight some of my favorite design objects from the Droog Designers. I also highly suggest browsing the comprehensive list of links located in the sitemap. Object: Labeled […]

Henk designed by Frog Design

This week marks the annual Millionaire Fair, this year held in Moscow: home to 60,000 Millionaires and 30 Billionaires (The highest concentration in the world). All week, I will be reporting finds from the Fair on more obscure companies that cater to the super rich. What categories of design are on the lists of the […]

Repurposed Garments by Maison Martin Margiela

Object: Repurposed Garments Manufacturer: Martin Margiela URL: http://www.maisonmartinmargiela.com Category: Fashion Price: $15,000 Lust Factor: Hot Description: Martin Margiela’s house of designers are packed with a level of virtuosity that is almost unheard of. I’ve included two images of repurposed garments but the most impressive is the glove jacket. It takes 103 hours to construct this […]

The Pimp Star LED Watch

Object: The Pimp Star LED Watch Manufacturer: Tokyo Flash URL(where it can be bought): secure.giantrobot.com Category: Fashion Price: $155 Lust Factor: Hot Description: I am a sucker for flash and novelty, and this watch is all that. Besides using a beautifully colored LED, the wristband is equally beautiful stainless steel. Honestly, I don’t even wear […]

Lotta Jansdotter Smock

Object: The Lotta Jansdotter Smock Manufacturer: Lotta Jansdotter URL: www.jansdotter.com Category: Fashion Price: $26 Lust Factor: Warm Description: Lotta Jansdotter is a very talented designer who, until recently, was based in San Francisco. She has made the move to Brooklyn, and I wish her luck. Here materials of choice are linen and ceramic, she works […]