Tuesday, August 31, 2010

Let's Talk About: Jocks with Style

In the macho world of sports these preening princes of the sports courts and athletic fields stand out. Concerned as much about sartorial style as box scores, these “styletes” are just as likely to be primping in front of the mirror as hitting the practice field... read more

Tuesday, August 17, 2010

17 Strange and Interesting Beds

The bedroom has long been known as the place where “all the magic happens”, at least according to Mtv Cribs.  With the bed itself the focal point of this said mystical space, it’s no surprise that some bed designs go all out .  We’ve assembled a few over the top specimens for your enjoyment – and can only imagine what interesting bedfellows they manifest. Sweet Dreams! See More

Saturday, August 14, 2010

7 Over the Top Fantasy Themed Hotel Suites

The closest I’ve ever gotten to a fantasy suite was watching commercials for Mount Airy Lodge in the Poconos as a kid.  Back then, the idea seemed impossibly glamorous – the choice of heart or champagne glass shaped hot tubs surrounded by a forest of plaster Corinthian(ish) columns.  But enough about a latchkey childhood spent under the soft glow of WPIX.   Today’s theme hotel suites let you do more than pretend you’re garnish for a French 75.  Taking inspiration from a wide range of sources, they promise a glimpse of fantasy life from Fashion Doll to Despot. Read more

Thursday, August 12, 2010

Twitter Design Alert: 100 Tweeters You Should Follow

DesignCraves's Top 100 Design Tweeters
Twitter can be a great source of information and inspiration, as long as you are getting the right tweets. With over 100 million users worldwide, it is a task in itself to find those follow worthy.  Fortunately for you, if you are interested in design, I’ve done most of the heavy lifting already in creating -  Top 100 Design Tweeters.

Monday, August 9, 2010

The Shape of Things to Come: Spanx For Men

Girdles, lifters, shapers and padding are moving mainstream for men. Body sculpting undergarments designed to support your core, shave inches off your belly, enhance your posture and “increase your profile” are the new must have for today’s male.  Read more of my report at StyleCrave...

Friday, August 6, 2010

7 Ridiculous iPad Accessories

The recent MyType study reveals iPad owners are six times more likely to be “wealthy, well-educated, power-hungry, over-achieving, sophisticated, unkind and non-altruistic 30-50 year olds,” according to MyType’s Tim Koelkebeck.  See the rest