Thank you to everyone who came out this weekend to Dwell on Design at the L.A. Convention Center. Some 20,000 attendees turned out, and I think most of those folks came through our mini A+R shop in the foyer. […]
Archive for June, 2011
We're back at Dwell on Design with our A+R mini shop in the lobby (next to Skylight Books). Swing by and say hello. We've got many new items that haven't even hit our Abbot Kinney store yet (they will….). […]
On this, Andy's first Father's Day, I look back at my first honorary day as a parent last month, recalling how my magnificent partner in life went for the bronze—and scored gold. […]
This Saturday's auction—and break-up—of the most comprehensive single collection of Hollywood's greatest costumes is a major blow to all of us fans of cinema and clothes. After decades of trying to realize a museum for the hundreds of costumes and artifacts she's rescued over four decades, legendary actress and film buff Debbie Reynolds is going to put them on the auction block, not because she wants to—but because she simply cannot afford to maintain them. […]
If you are not a follower yet, then don't delay another day on checking out the postings by celebrated fashion illustrator Gladys Perint Palmer on her new eponymous site.
They are near-daily dose of color and line from the artist's archives or current sketchbook during her travels covering the runway circus in Europe and New York and other ports of style. […]
Pantone, the international standard of colors, announced this week 175 new colors to its Color System, bringing in its total to 2,100.
The broader, complex range includes more nuanced neutrals and mid-tones, more vibrant brights, more subdued variations of popular colors. […]