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Top 10 posts on mixingreality.com : May, 2011 – »

Top 10 posts on mixingreality.com : May, 2011 – June, 2011

It was an eclectic month at mixingreality.com.  We would be remiss if we didn't mention our most crowd pleasing post for the second month running : Spike Jonze's capture of Yo-Yo Ma and Lil Buck which continues to enchant our readers, after which a number of eco-design posts held the top spots.  They ranged from upcycled newspaper wood [...]

Nicholas Kirkwood + Keith Haring capsule collection »

Nicholas Kirkwood + Keith Haring capsule collection

In case you missed the sketches that have been swirling around this year on Nicholas Kirkwood's collaboration with 80s artist Keith Haring, the one-off designs are currently on exhibition in Kirkwood’s recently opened flagship store in London’s Mayfair Mt. Street store until July 1, 2011.   “I watched this documentary called The [...]

Knitwear-meets-fashion with Michaela Buerger »

Knitwear-meets-fashion with Michaela Buerger

Michaela Buerger who is currently based in Paris, began knitting before she learned to write.  She learned the craft of knitting in a small village in Austria and later discovered her love of fashion while studying at the University of Applied Arts in Vienna under the tutelage of Raf Simmons. The world of high fashion beckoned and she now [...]

Mrs. Jermyn Will Reuse Your Shirt to Make Mr. Tedi »

Mrs. Jermyn Will Reuse Your Shirt to Make Mr. Tedi

In the eco world, the terms reduce, reuse, recycle are used in that order as a catch phrase.  Recycling is important, but third in line to reducing one's footprint or reusing what we already have. Mrs. Jermyn is an online shop that attends to all three R's.  Our eye was caught by Mr. Tedi, which is a Tedi Bear made from shirts that no [...]

Snakeskin Nails and Toes Recycled from Living Snakes »

Snakeskin Nails and Toes Recycled from Living Snakes

What do we think? Cewl or ewww?   The latest nail trend showing up in New York, utilizes snakeskin shed by living snakes.  Bobbie Thomas, style editor for the Today show, featured the nails, created by Bio Sculpture USA's, Terri Silacci, on the show recently. Here's what she says: Using real skin that was naturally shed and left behind by [...]

01M-OneMoment’s Biodegradable Footwear »

01M-OneMoment’s Biodegradable Footwear

Spanish company, 01M-OneMoment has come up with an alternative to the casual fashion of flip flops, designed with a lot more protection and  thoughtfulness.  The essence of their DNA comes from the Amazonian forest, where locals paint the soles of their feet with latex from the Hevea tree.  The latex allows their feet to be covered by a [...]

Anthropologie Windows : Recycled Corks from Kendall »

Anthropologie Windows : Recycled Corks from Kendall Jackson

  We had heard that Kendall-Jackson had teamed up with the non-profit Cork Forest Conservation Alliance by funding the shipment of millions of recycled corks.  Anthropologie stores throughout the U.S. were to reuse the corks in the clothiers' windows as an Earth Day celebration.  K-J had already partnered with CFCA as each year [...]

Speedo LZR Continues to be Reused as Sustainable »

Speedo LZR Continues to be Reused as Sustainable Fashion

Following up on a popular story we reported on in February, the infamous Speedo LZR suit continues to evolve into sustainable fashion pieces.  The Speedo LZR Racer suit, launched in 2008, was the world’s fastest, most revolutionary swimsuit worn by the likes of multi-gold medalist, Michael Phelps. Swimmers wearing the  suit broke 91 world [...]

Top 10 posts on mixingreality.com : March to April, »

Top 10 posts on mixingreality.com : March to April, 2011

Images : Leo Reynolds No fooling, it's been a great few weeks for us at mixingreality.  In the coming days we will be adding contributors and some reviews of curated goodies that we think you might enjoy.  In the meantime, here are the top ten posts from the last time we made a list of your favorites.  Enjoy!  And do let us know what you are [...]

Age Doesn’t Apply for Fashion Doyennes of »

Age Doesn’t Apply for Fashion Doyennes of AdvancedStyle.com

  With the passing of Elizabeth Taylor, our thoughts are on those wonderful style mavens worth remembering both then and now.  Their personal style continues to inspire and will live on through history and  future generations. Fittingly,  albeit coincidentally,  photographer Ari Seth Cohen’s Advanced Style blog launched  an [...]

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