Green Peace released their latest detox campaign report this week and the findings are as gut-wrenching as someone putting a gun to your head while stealing all of your favorite clothes! Out of the 20 global companies shown to be dressing us in toxic wear, I ‘ll miss two the most: Levi’s, and Victoria’s Secret. Here’s the list, who will you miss?? Zara … Continue reading Fashion’s Highest Price, Your Health
I’ve been assisting Casting Director Camilla Arthur from her LA office all week while she is busy in the UK. The past few days I’ve spent my time outside coffee shops making phone calls to agencies, talking to douchey agents (some not as bad as others), and keeping my eyes peeled on the street in pursuit of the perfect candidates for seven edgy roles. The … Continue reading Random tid bit… Kate Moss’ new book..Camilla Arthur…Bookmarc by Marc Jacobs
I was in San Francisco for a few days last month with my boyfriend. We came across this awesome and innovative store in the Mission called Artillery Apparel Gallery. They had everything; Jewelry, art, carvings, prints and clothes. It was almost overwhelming stepping foot into the store’s visual collaboration of works across so many mediums, and all from local artists & designers. I was rendered practically … Continue reading Artillery Apparel Gallery
The underlying pilar of my ‘Gypsy’ style is NOT spending thousands of dollars on my wardrobe. Granted, I have a slew of pricey pieces. Some are cherished splurges purchased on a whim, but most are hand-me downs from my deceased aunt who devoted a substantial portion of her doctor’s income to always looking fresh (all of which I’m EXTREMELY grateful for.) The remainder of my wardrobe … Continue reading Gypsy 05 I love your blog, but you can take your overpriced Bull sh*t and sell it to the ignorant….
Today I came across DKNY‘s Cozy Wrap, a sweater which can be tied 12 different ways for a new look! My immediate reaction being Ugh my design motivation based on versatile pieces is flooding the mainstream, Abandon the Ship! Apparently it’s been around for a while, I was just late to the runway. I’ve been making pants with a wrap tie at the waist for the last several months. … Continue reading DKNY Versatile Wrap I love/Hate you….
As I laid in bed the night before last mulling over a humdrum day now passed, I was hit with a sudden awareness of how much my life has changed since having graduated college this past May. For the first time in 23 years I don’t have to live my life according to a set schedule. The year isn’t broken up into semester blocks further … Continue reading Gypsy In the Universe
When I don’t have an abundance of monetary resources, I often have difficulty actually ‘purchasing’ gifts for others; not because I don’t want to spend money, but because I don’t like shoddy, non-heart felt gifts. If it’s your birthday I want to go out of my way to get you that record you mentioned once in a blue moon, the one you were non-chaleantly dying to … Continue reading Gypsy Rich Birthday: Chic & Sweet DIY