Friday, May 27, 2011

Urban Outfitters steals design from

Here's the story going around about Urban Outfitters stealing a design from an independent artist. Above you can see the Urban Outfitters product and then the original artist's below. (Tumblr story here)

To her credit the artist, Stevie of and, is very sweet and understanding in her article about the incident. As a creative, it can be difficult to protect your ideas and many Twitter users agree. Check out one of Stevie's sites to see her work or show your support with a quick tweet to @imakeshinylove

Monday, May 23, 2011

Steampunk World's Fair 2011

The Steampunk World's Fair 2011 took place this past weekend! Here are some photos I found on flickr from the event. If you're not familiar with steampunk or would like to read up on what to expect at a sci fi convention from the 1800s check out the organization's website.

Monday, May 16, 2011

Slashed Leggings

I just really like the slashed leggings look and thought I'd show some variations. What's cool about them is that they're really easy to make yourself and easy to customize. Wearing a thin pair of bright colored stockings underneath them creates an even more eye popping look!

Wednesday, May 11, 2011

Mounted Deer Head Plush by miniforest on Etsy

Originally looked up taxidermy stuff and found this. How oddly sweet!

See more of miniforest's plush animals at her Etsy page.

Monday, May 2, 2011

Toxic Vision at Alternative Fashion Week (FAT)

Toxic Vision had their runway show at Alternative Fashion Week (FAT - Fashion at Toronto) last Friday. Check out the following links to look through shots of their BEWITCHED collection!

Photos of Runway Show - Video of Runway Show (0 - 1:30) - Photos of Backstage