“The Doom Generation” Rose McGowan Style

So, just the other night at 2 am I rewatched another one of my favorite indie cult classics, Doom Generation. It is directed by Gregg Araki who is notoriously makes movies that look like a bad acid trip but I happen to love his exciting take on the world of seedy LA subculture in the…

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“Suburbs + Utopia = Suburbia”

So, after many recommendations I just finished watching the classic 1984 punk film “Suburbia”. I am always on the lookout for finding new ways to inspire my life. While my blog title is “grunge” I thought it would be nice to write about other things that I find interesting. Subcultures have always been a huge…

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Erin Wasson x RVCA

As most people know model and muse Erin Wasson recently teamed with California streetwear label RVCA. She set out to create a line that captured the streets of NY and the laid back beach style of Venice Beach, where she currently resides.Photographer Kenneth Cappello took these shots of her to promote her line and these…

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Remember This?

So, since I love the 90s and everything about it I wanted to reminisce about these iconic Calvin Klein ads that caused so much stir back then… sources: google images and youtube.com

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Beautify Me: Spring 2009

While I have never been much of a fan of beauty, (seeing as I wear makeup about 5 times a year) but lately I have been interested in the latest beauty trends on the street and on the runway… Proenza Schouler I love the return of the “red lip” here. Although its a more orangy…

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Crown of Love…

Editorial from Lula Magazine Spring/Summer 2008 Shot by: Ellen Von Unwerth Model :Siri Tollerod (big thanks to Candy_Sweety on tfs for the scans)

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I think I may be Psychic…

So, I went to the grocery store this evening and picked up the latest copy of Elle. Grunge has come back again..its the fashion period equivalent of the cockroach..and its not going anywhere. I happen to love all this grunge exposure (even though in reality it is everything that the true period in time stood…

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I am Drooling…

When Dr. Marten shoe brand asked several artists to redesign the original 1460 boot, this is what they all came up with. Needless to say if these were put in production I would buy them all… Enjoy my favorites… Betty Jackson Edian Ronay Elspeth Gibson Fake Heatherette John Richmond Preen Scott Henshall Vivienne Westwood all…

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Frankenstein Never Looked this Good…

Rodarte’s past collection for the 2009.10 Fall Winter season was simply breathtaking. The designs were reminiscent of a Frankenstein silhouette with constricted movement and strap like details. One of my favorite elements of the show was the color palette progression that moved from a light and airy beige to a dark gothic twist. The design…

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The Magic behind the Man…

I have always loved getting an inside look at people lives. This is probably why when the MTV show “Cribs” is on I always stop on the channel. There is just something so telling about seeing the homes and workplaces of people you admire. Photographer, Todd Selby has a website where he posts different artists,…

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