Six models: check. Lingerie: check. A Victorian-style bedroom setting: check. Vintage guns and cameras: check. Simon Powell has released a new set featuring some very lovely, very dangerous models in a sexy photo shoot. More at ThreadSpot.
Today is the biggest day in web retail, where prices are slashed to move volume of products from electronics to travel, toys to fashion. During TheCoolist’s visit to Gilt Groupe earlier this month, we saw how the holiday spirit is produced by a creative team of designers, photographers and stylists. We chose 10 resulting items that we’d want to see in our stockings this year… More at TheCoolist.
When it comes to the design economy, where you shop can be as important as what you by. Spending your holiday shopping dollars at multi-national chains does little to push the envelope of design, so it is wise to instead invest in small businesses that foster creative work. TheCoolist has 10 ways that your holiday gift buying can actually encourage the next movements in architecture, in fashion, in technology and in food. Join the Small Business Saturday movement at TheCoolist.
In this young decade, there are few names bigger than Gilt Groupe in the world of fashion, a three-year-old flash-mob fashion retailer based in NYC. TheCoolist was invited to visit Gilt’s operation for a behind-the-scenes look at the photo shoots, the models and the miles of clothing around them. More at TheCoolist.