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How Did the Monocle Become a Symbol of Wealth and Prestige?

The monocle was once a status symbol worn by wealthy and powerful men like Canadian politician Sir Louis-Napoléon Casault. How did this fashion develop? Slate’s J. Bryan Lowder explains: Though the exact origins of the monocle are unclear, fashion historian Richard Corson sets their general appearance around the turn of the 19th century in Great Britain, with quick [...]

Fight Fashion And The Cold With A Full Body Sweater

The creator of this full body “onesie” knit sweater wanted to make his whole body itch and show his disdain for fashion all at the same time. Now he’s too warm and cozy for his own good, and keeps falling asleep whenever he sits down! Link

But They Can’t Actually Line Up Together

Yes these Tetris nails look awesome and are a great fashion statement for gamer gals, but these are destined to drive dedicated Tetris fans, like myself, crazy because you can’t actually make a Tetris! Link Via The Daily What

Hipster Paradox

Choose your fashion carefully! I’m no hipster, but maybe this is where Spandex may come in handy. From Sticky Comics, by Christiann MacAuley. Link

Hug Me Jacket For The Cold And Lonely

Wearing this jacket is like screaming “love me, hug me, hold me!” to the world, and will definitely get you lots of attention and pitying looks. Created by designer Si Chan, the Hug Me jacket is a fashion faux pas and a cry for help in one! Link

She Has Waited Too Long

Fashion photographer Pauline Darley, along with make up artist Mademoiselle Mu and hairstylist Sophie Haise turned model Clémentine Levy into a skeletal beauty. The hauntingly gorgeous photo series, done for Ever Magazine, is titled [...]

Wallets Made from Old Baseball Gloves

The fashion company Coach recently released a line of men’s leather products, including wallets made from old baseball gloves. It will release only 200 of these wallets, each of which will be assembled from about one and a half gloves. Story Link and Official Website -via Recylart

A TARDIS You Could Wear to Prom

We’ve seen plenty of TARDIS dresses before, but this might just be the most fashionable and prom-worthy design yet. I really love how the model is actually strutting it like she’s on the runway -hey BBC take a hint and make this fashion a reality. Link Via The Daily What

The Sartorial Toddlers: How Rich People Dress Their Kids in $1,000 Outfits

The rich are different than you and I. For one, their kids are much better dressed. Well, much more expensively dressed anyways. Meet the sartorial one-percentlings: Juliet Sandler dresses in the latest $650 dresses and [...]

Disco Doctor Who Theme

It was the 70s. There was no time like it. Fashion, music and oil prices reached their grooviest apex. Take, for example, this variation on the Doctor Who theme. Surely it cannot be topped by anything modern. Video Link -via io9