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Monthly Archives: November 2012

Modrobes Natural and Sustainable Eucalyptus Clothing

Modrobes: Natural and Sustainable Eucalyptus Clothing

Armed with a station wagon and an unlimited fill of optimism, Steven Sal Debus launched what would become known as Modrobes in 1996. Traveling great lengths through the perilous lands of Canada (*added suspense), Steven began selling his Modrobes pants [...]

November 29, 2012 Eucalyptus, Kickstarter, Men, Modrobes, Sustainable, T-Shirts, Women's Wear
activist eyewear

Activist Eyewear: Custom Limited Edition Indie Sunglases

Born in Brooklyn, New York, Activist Eyewear creates some of the best present day, futuristic eye pieces I’ve seen to date. In honor of their hometown’s zipcode, Activist Eyewear produces 718 custom limited edition pieces that will never see the [...]

November 21, 2012 Activist Eyewear, Indie glasses, Men, Sunglasses
Eden of Cabiria

High End Plus Size Clothing – Cabiria

I’d say I do about 5 to 10 fashion shows a year.  And in a year’s time I probably run across 1 plus size designer worth mentioning; sometimes, none at all.  They’re rare like four leaf clovers or unicorns!  So [...]

November 11, 2012 Cabiria, Eden Miller, High end plus sized clothing, Plus sized clothing, Summer 2013

VOTARY – Knitted Scarves and Blankets

Founded in New York City in Febuary of 2012, Votary is a unique brand that creates premium American knitted, over-sized scarves and blankets. After losing his job as an Attorney, Luigi Bianco embarked on a journey to try something completely [...]

November 8, 2012 Blankets, Kickstarter, Knitted, Luigi Bianco, New York, Scarf, Scarves, VOTARY

Mercedes Benz China Fashion Week – NE

So just when I think it just can’t get any better, international fashion tops itself and the new “new standard” is set…  and we call it Mercedes-Benz China Fashion Week .  As usual China is at the forefront of modern fashion, but [...]

November 2, 2012 Chinese designer, Haute Couture, Mercedes-Benz China Fashion Week 2012, Mr. Zhang Zhifeng, NE Tiger