The Hunger Games: Catching Fire which premiered this past week not only broke box office records, bringing in $307 million in the first weekend, but has also inspired the fashion industry, particular high-end designers to launch film-inspired collections, videos, Tumblr blogs, and magazines. The latest to note is Capitol Couture by Trish Summerville, the designer […]
Katiness-Fever: Capitol Couture Connects Hunger Games Fashion with Revolution Style
The Arcade Fire Releases Spike Jonze Directed Scenes from the Suburbs
Highly-anticipated 28-minute short captures the trials and tribulations of youth culture coming of age in a suburban dystopia.
Bonnaroo 10 Year Anniversary Attracts 80,000 Fans, Summer Festival Fashion Styles, Top Musician-Florence and the Machine, Arcade Fire, Eminem, The Strokes
How a different world blossoms in 4-days as music, arts, cinema, and passionate attendees come together.
Coachella Style: Festival Season Is Officially Underway for 2011 and With It, Fresh Trends in Summer Styles
Coachella Arts and Music Festival is always a prime location for discovering the latest in street styles from fashionistas and music-loving hipsters.
Swiv Tackle Circus”Gallertique” Brings Together Fresh Concepts in Retail, Art, Community, Sound Creating a Modern-Day Moulin Rouge for Skaters, Surfers, Artists, Fans of the Lifestyle
Smack in the middle of an economic landscape that has torn retailers apart and sunk galleries into oblivion, up pops Swiv Tackle Circus in Oceanside, CA, a gritty little beach community on the northern edge of San Diego and an outpost for skaters, surfers, and artists. As original as its name, Swiv Tackle Circus has redefined what it means to be a retail store, gallery, and community gathering space. Known as a “gallertique” as in part boutique and part gallery, the 3,500 square-foot space owned by Shaney Jo Darden and Jeff Black, and managed with partners Desiree Dawn Kuhn and Kirsten Kuhn, gives new meaning and hope to the concept of having a business and artistic gathering space that pushes forward creativity and new ideas, rather than constricts life based on outside forces of bad economics. The concept is the epitome of DIY in that it’s so CYOO (create your own oasis).