Monthly Archives: January 2011

Style on the Street

Well  done madame, well done. I like everything about this outfit.  The asymmetrical leather jacket is great, the over-sized collar on the jersey dress (almost a cowl-neck) works with the jacket, and who doesn’t love jeggings? Seriously who doesn’t? ….even … Continue reading

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Style on the Street

THE LAW OF EXPONENTIAL FASHION – the coolness of an article of clothing is doubled when paired with it’s duplicate. Yes, this even goes for old people and matching track suits. 1 track suit = lame, but 2 matching track … Continue reading

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Sex On Wheels

Faster, faster, faster, until the thrill of speed overcomes the fear of death.  ~Hunter Thompson I love motorcycles. I love them as much as I love fashion.  Not surprisingly, I think that motorcycles and good clothes reside in the same … Continue reading

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The Sartorialist on Intel Visual Life

My lovely wife found this video posted by a friend on her Facebook page today.  I am a fan of the Sartorialist, and I truly enjoy, as he does, the past time of finding stylish people on the street to … Continue reading

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Ashely Smith – Gapped Tooth Famous

I haven’t profiled a model on The Style Butcher before, but Ashley Smith has been showing up a lot lately – I even saw her in WAD mag recently (see last photo).  Discovered at a South By South West festival, … Continue reading

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Terry Richardson Says Get Naked.

Terry Richardson is an enigma. He has photographed every star you care about, and often adds himself to the subject matter of the photo. He shoots raw, original and evocative photographs.  They are often sexual and provocative, but never boring.  … Continue reading

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THEOPHILUS LONDON – THE HIPSTER OF HIP HOP

“Its like he crashed a new-wave dance party, snatched the mic from [the] DJ’s, and emceed over New Order and The Cure-with some Fela till 6am” – GQ magazine   My wife discovered Theophilus London (yes, his real name, as … Continue reading

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Some Like it Hot – Fashion Show 2011

Last Thursday I went and checked out the “Some Like It Hot” fashion show at Upstairs Cabaret.  The show was a great success, with a good turnout and a well run production.  Khloe Campbell did a fantastic job of producing, … Continue reading

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We need more of this: todays best from Lookbook.nu

The hype machine that is Lookbook.nu is vain and awesome.  A lot of what is on the site is hipster garbage, but here and there I find people that, at least in my opinion, have quite the talent for dressing … Continue reading

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Naked & Famous Denim x MOMOTARO Jeans

I quite like the Montreal denim label Naked & Famous, and I was interested when I read about Momotaro jeans a few months ago.  Naked & Famous are known for their use of selvedge denim, and Momotaro are known and … Continue reading

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