tomorrows party never looked this satisfying ••

vogue italia / steven meisel 

thanks for the email dominic x

dear oak,

not only are you killing me 
( especially with these images of the fall alexander wang you'll soon be getting in)

but you are also killing my back account.

ill be more then happy to take that little black number off your hands when you get it in , so please, dont be afraid to send it over this way. the philadelphia streets need it. i need it.



DIY OR DIE ( and a really rad contest )

im really siked to finally be able to let the cat out of the bag on this event! 

July 12th 2009 2-5pm // massive fashion blogger take over at the Broadway & Houston Urban Outfitters in NYC!
This event is going to be sick ( as in the lovely ladies of Six Six Sick DJing ) and special DIYs from 
Sarah/Bad Looking 
Pam/Langoliers & Pamalamala
Jeralyn / Ill Wear Any Color As Long As Its Black
Tiffany & Christina / Six Six Sick Girls 

There will be 60 RSVP spots available, which secures those on the list a seat at one of the limited table spots as well as a Gift Bag
( FREE SHIT?! YES! i know everyone is down for free stuff ) that will have DIY materials as well as magazines and the How To Handbook that Urban has created specifically out of our written tutorials. With that being said, here comes another contest : 
this one might even be easier then the one im having for the 
Elizabeth and James deconstructed t shirt ! ( which may i add you can still enter , the answers keep getting better and better xx)

Keep in mind, you have to be able to be in New York City on July 12th from 2 - 5 pm to win.
So this limits about half the readers ( sorry ma 's )

all you have to do is send me a small puppy.

you can email a photo to dirtyflaws@yahoo.com of you in, around, holding, setting on fire, etc. your favorite DIY!
Thats it ! Ill pick the best two and well rock and roll on the 12th 

ill throw the winners photo on here July 4th bright and early!



stop fucking with me.

last time i swear.

this will always be my favorite jackson video 
due largely in part to the phenomenal video wardrobe .
knee pads fall/winter 2010?

youtube video stills from yours truly .
michael/janet jackson - scream.

sweet child of mine

incredible set / really want to get my fingers into a pair of opera style leather gloves.

vogue nippon 7.10
photos : terry richardson //model : abbey lee kershaw // styling : george cortina 

etsy // mopoke.

saber hooded shoulder piece // $140

as mush as i would love to tell you more about mopoke, there was no real profile info, no history , and a very limited etsy shop.

there was this however:

"Costumes for future tribalists, uniforms for divine individuals & fearlessly passionate wild women...."


julius //

the essential parts // julius spring/summer 2010

RO ss2010 //

video from diane / a shaded view on fashion

©Giovanni Giannoni

angular sheer cutouts / back wings / loose comfort that could only be that of rick owens.
this has got to be his most personal collection yet.


four thousand degrees out....

and i cant stop thinking about how good this would look with......just about everything.

//balmain leather biker jacket fall/winter 09

blackest ever black •

•dress/hannah marshall • creepers/underground • socks/falke •

vice fashion / blackest ever black / viceland.com

chickdowntown giveaway //

chickdowntown and dirtyflaws have teamed up to give one lucky reader this elizabeth and james gray deconstructed t !

what do you have to do to get your skin in this?
 leave a comment on this post including your name , email address ,
 and why you would like this piece added to your wardrobe
its thats simple. amuse me upon answering . trust me - a good laugh always prevails 

// winner will announced wednesday july 1st //


fumi nagasaka †

never gets old..

fumi nagasaka // the dope show

mother of london xx

holy fuck i think my heart just stopped.
this leather full body strap piece is way sicker then anything ive seen on the runways as of late.

residing in LA, Mildred von Hildegard specializes in conceptual design / costume / live performances , etc...
but this ... this is ready-to-wear worthy.


playing fashion // 13.

gothic fairy tales //


lets not seek perfection //

yves saint laurent spring/summer 2010 men/homme
directed by samuel benchetrit // benchetrits 11 year old son jules.

thrifted black magicc

successful id say.


need these in my ears // french revue de mode magazine //


audrey cantwell project

i recently posted about an etsy shop, black market baby, and the workings of audrey cantwell.

while surfing through blogs earlier today i saw a posting by pigeonwithamonocle noting this project piece by audrey.
this leather jacket is super sick and i love the photo series xx



in a perfect world , i would be in nyc tonight. fuuuuck me.
but if your there, fuck you & give oak my love. congrats on the launch. i love it all.