Monday, May 19, 2008

weekend/weakened warrior
Summer's truly on now, felt the ridiculously warm weather amid the insane humidity. Boy, just wish i can soak in a tub of cold water all day...
I couldn't even be bothered to venture anywhere else, anything in the sun just seems too far away...okok, on-point characteristics of an old man, what the heck, i could care less lol
It is only these times you truly appreciate the icy blasts of airconditioning in shopping malls (global warming be damned). Lots of warm-up (yeap, pun) sales as a prelude to the annual crazy sales season (aka "summer"). Got a lovely deal for the '08 L'eau d'Issey for the lady to add to her collection of Issey summer fragrances

Accompanied an aunt to town to pick up a Tag Autoracer for my uncle's b-day pressie...prob one of the fastest pick ups i've ever seen (haha) some ladies do shop like men, heh
mail drops
Couple of stuff in the mail the past week
Bapexclusive "angry apehead" print

Yet another holy grail picked up. No, don't ask me exactly how many constitutes a holy grail, or final last search, hahaha!
One of the hardest search back in the day, so glad i managed to track down one at a low price... now to find more :)
DJ Krush MiLight - Mowax - Futura2000

this one came out of the blue during the usual hunting rounds. Around the same time (1997)of DJ Krush's LP MiLight released under Mowax label, the LP sleeve featured F2K's artwork. The tee print captures the artwork, showing both front and back of the canvas. Dopeness
Perhaps reflective of the current dearth of creativity in streetwear as we knew it recently, i couldn't find much interesting stuff from latest issue of STW2D. I did however find this spread involving kids utterly cute...maybe i'll direct them to Mr A's attention, haha

funny how the term "kids wear" will still be apt even in the grown up form

A sneaky peek at up and coming Brasil streetwear,
and Glen E Friedman's tie-up with Shephard - Obey

and of course, cover story, Johnny Schillereff of Element skateboards

By contrast, Monocle is growing from strength to strength, becoming the current affairs read du jour

Check out the very dope spread on cruise travelling
Lost of fash mags tell y about deck shoes and nautical wear, but how many have this spread? nada

loved that lovely Porter combo in the last pic above? heres yet more travel bags. sick Goyard

and of course, what to pack for that short jaunt

and an aviation summary that is very comprehensive and succinct. much appreciated!
NBHD oyster bag multi
speaking of lovely bags, i quite adore this multi-patch, multi-pouch hold-all

get it here
Tiffany & Co fixed

one for the fixed heads, one of handful built in 1890s

Too beautiful for words

Kids say the wisest things Link

Viral vid for Levis? Link

Pachelbel's Canon b-boy style? i dig Link

Nike - Cesc Fabregas "cool under pressure" by W+K

adidas "Dream Big" Link
Gotta admit, 3 stripes win this round ;)
Emmanuelle Chriqui

dopeness on a stick

Shannon Elizabeth for Maxim
still doin' it for me

laters, y'all

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