Students of the elite London design school Central Saint Martins — the prestigious training grounds for the likes of Alexander McQueen, Stella McCartney, and John Galliano — were asked to co-create a limited-edition bottle for Beefeater Gin. For the project, #MyLondon, students were asked, along with other city dwellers, to take photos of the things […]

TAWD August 29, 2013


What were those large-scale projections splashed across global landmarks a few days ago, unannounced and occurring at the exact same time? Oh, just the beginning of Nicola Formichetti’s much-touted REBOOT campaign for Diesel, intended to “show the possibility to break down streams of hierarchy,” that’s all. From the Louvre in Paris and the Alexanderplatz in […]

TAWD August 27, 2013

Protest Boxers

How better to protest Putin’s anti-gay laws than with a rainbow hammer-and-sickle pattern covering the nether regions? Belgian designer Kristof Buntinx — who “felt sickened and disgusted” by the violent homophobia coming out of Russia, in particular video footage of young LGBT being beaten and harassed — has created men’s boxers in 17 patterns ranging […]

TAWD August 26, 2013
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