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Have you noticed any of your local vintage stores closing up shop lately? In a bit of an unexpected move, it’s apparently the little guys who are pushing out the bigger ones, largely due to independent Etsy sellers and eBay listings. Why? Shoppers have certainly become more fond of vintage shopping in the past few years, but can find far better prices online (“The prices on Etsy kill me,” says one shop owner) as well as more detailed product information.
Ryan McGinely directed this fashion video for the South Korean brand Lewitt in which model Abbey Lee Kershaw plays the part of a woman who kills herself by throwing herself off a building. Three times. In different outfits. So, you know, it’s like a suicidal fashion show. How … creative. Frockwriter depressingly reports, “it’s worth noting that South Korea has the highest female suicide rate in the OECD,” and adds, “The country’s most high profile modeling export, Daul Kim, committed suicide eight months ago (although not by jumping), part of an alarming new trend of model suicides – most of them by jumping.” Yeah, so, models and suicide. So glamorous. Or, you know, not glamorous at all. [Frockwriter] Keep reading »
So you’ve jumped the bus to Crazytown and have decided you want do the alien thing à la Willow Smith. Why you’d choose to paint your ears is beyond us, but we shall respect your choice and even tell you how to do it. Check out Make Up For Ever’s line of body paints, available in super-pigmented colors like bright purple, apple green, and orange. Some are specifically formulated to be safe for the eye area, so you could try painting on some wacky colors for a new liquid liner look. (Match eyes to ears?) [$20, Sephora] Keep reading »
Are you a woman who’s always dreamed of smelling like a Playboy Playmate? Are you a man who has long hoped of smelling like Hugh Hefner? Well, your Playboy-perfumed wishes have come true. In partnership with Coty, Playboy will be unleashing three new fragrances upon the world, two for women and one for men. For the women, there’s Play It Lovely, Play It Sexy, and Play It Spicy. For the dudes, there’s New York Playboy, even though, ah, the Playboy Mansion is located in Los Angeles. Personally, we sort of like the bunny-eared bottle, but we’re partial to rabbit icons that way. [Racked] Keep reading »