Archive for December, 2009

Nine days and Counting: Boxing Day

This is what Christmas looks like.
With Friday the cut off to guarantee gifts to our A+R online customers, our crew is in overdrive, packing and shipping like mad. My superhuman Andy is really clocking it in, and keeping his humor through it all.
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The Art of Exchange on D.C.

The Ultimate Set for the ultimate kid.

We think Karen Kimmel is the bee's knees. Whether she's conceiving a floral and needlepoint installation for Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, reimagining a baguette clutch for Fendi, or helming workshops for developmentally challenged adults at Creative Growth in Oakland or for kids of all ages and abilities in Palm Springs or New York, she manages to navigate these otherwise distinct domains with flair, originality and a heck of a lot of fun.

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Go See: “A Single Man”

George (Colin Firth) and Charley (Julianne Moore) light up the screen.

The much-buzzed "A Single Man" finally opens in select theaters nationwide today, making this no-doubt a kind of nerve-racking Friday the 13th (even though it's the 11th) for Tom Ford, who not only directed, produced and co-wrote the screenplay of Christopher Isherwood's personal novel by the same name.

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Go Wylde This Weekend

You, too, can look like this at 70% off.

Besides the twinkling lights and seasonal goodwill, another reason I look forward to this time of the year is the blow-out sale Paula Thomas stages–and it is a staging–for her elegant goth-glam line Thomas Wylde.

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Hopping Happy

"Bunny" Tote by Japan's Picnica

Woke up to a generous embrace from Daily Candy readers nationwide today, who quickly put in orders for this cute stuffed bunny-cum-tote bag from Japanese brand Picnica.

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