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(Fa)ssion: Be Influential.

Yesterday, New York City was a perfect summer Sunday. The city was celebrating its great Dominican culture. And in Washington Heights Nice In Harlem treated some of NYC's dopest taste makers to preview you...
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A Zombie Among Us.

Self taught artist Lora Zombie splatters gruesome daymares that evoke a surprising sense of humor. Operating in the field of grunge art, the young Russian illustrator is often criminally crude, auspiciously...
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Laced in Sliver & Gold.

The folks at Mr. Kennedy have kick luxurious footwear up a notch. Paying homage to Mr. Kennedy -- whom happens to be the founder of the modern day shoelace -- the company has forged laces made purely of silver...
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Shang Wang.

Continuing with New York City's theme of the week, Alexander Wang shot a dope video in Shanghai, China with A$AP ROCKY, Diplo, and Penn Badgley. Fashion is becoming more and more expressive these days and this...
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Stenciled Sounds.

There are many styles of art.  Stenciling uses thin surface in which a design is cut out then colored in with an aerosol can or paint. It's a technique that has been growing in popularity.  We found an...
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(Fa)ssion: Simon Says Brooklyn.

It was an uber-hipster scene Down under the Manhattan Bridge. We were with New York-based clothing designer,  Brooklyn Industries.  Every year, Brooklyn Industries holds a contest where one winner gets their...
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Smarter Gaming.

A row of PS3 games on the shelf doesn't exactly impress the ladies as much as a shelf full of books; but what if all of your video games looked like books? New York based artist James Bit has created a...
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Game Over.

Quiet Lunch has been on a mug kick these past two days but when we keep running into cool mugs like the one below, it's hard to stop. Created by graphic designer Tiago Gonçalves, this Gameboy mug is...
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Inside the Design.

The world of a designer is a whole other subculture within itself. There is a lot of understanding and know-how that goes into the work and if you're not a practitioner, you can certainly make some off base...
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Super Angry!

With the leaps and bounds technology has made over the past couple of years, there is no reason why you should still be playing Angry Bird with your finger -- you deserve a real slingshot! Super Angry Birds...
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Mutant Lover.

Brilliant painting by Paul Mutant. Cheeky, sarcastic and simplistic, it resonates with its audience using little or no effort. "This Painting is Not Available in Your Country". (Courtesy of Paul...
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Just Flapjack and Relax.

Ever had a stack of flapjacks so delicious that you just wanted to kick back and read a book on top of them? Well, maybe not everyone daydreams read books on top of their food but for those of you who do,...
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Stepping Up to Step Out.

Two years ago, as a favor to one of my best friends, I donated $20 to the America Diabetes Association. Her cousin suffers from Type 1 and he was participating in the annual New York City walk, and was...
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Kenzo Overload.

Kenzo, the fashion house of Takada Kenzo, has called upon artist Quentin Jones to cast her vision for the Women’s Pre-FALL/ Winter 2012 collection. This collaboration resulted in a 2 minute video stacked...
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The Lamon Luther Story.

The recent of trend upcycling has taken a more meaningful turn. Furniture company Lamon Luther is proving that a business does not have to lack compassion in order to succeed. "Born in 1930 in the foot...
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Maps & Recreation.

The Sierra Club recently created a subway map that includes every one of the United States national parks. The Sierra Club is America's largest and most influential grassroots environmental...