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Books: The Newest Must-Reads

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STYLE STAPLE. A bible of a century of style gone by, “100 Years of Menswear” (Laurence King Publishing) is a must-have for the discerning menswear enthusiasts. Collated by fashion historian Cally Blackman, the book (which encouragingly has style icon Steve McQueen on its cover) contains a … [Read more...]

Books: Surf Photography of the 1960s and 1970s


SURF AND SNAP. Celebrating the golden age of surfing is LeRoy Grannis’ collection of photographs in the volume titled “Surf Photography of the 1960s and 1970s” (Taschen). Going back five decades, when surfing was gaining popularity in the US, Grannis, a photographer and an avid surfer, … [Read more...]

Books: The Moss Factor

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Kate: The Kate Moss Book. Portraying Her journey through artistic visual The irresistible allure of Kate Moss is impossible to express in words. But as they say, a picture is worth a thousand words and “Kate: The Kate Moss Book” (Rizzoli) tells a visual story of the supermodel’s journey, … [Read more...]

Book: Cult Appeal


CULT APPEAL. Tracing down the roots from its humble beginning as the American workwear to its pinnacle as a worldwide phenomenon, author Josh Sims breaks down the components of streetwear in labels like Adidas and X-Large. Encompassing thirty of the most influential streetwear brands from the … [Read more...]

Book: Of Places and Spaces


OF PLACES AND SPACES. In a YouTube video covering the signing session of his book, rapper Pharrell Williams mentioned that, “I didn’t want to do a book that celebrated me; I wanted to do a book that celebrates my moment and enlightenment.” That is, if not noble, a sign of creative wisdom … [Read more...]

Book: Things Come Apart: A Teardown Manual for Modern Living


Todd McLellan reveals the complicacy of mundane objects around us in a photographic series printed as Things Come Apart: A Teardown Manual for Modern Living (Thames & Hudson). The book features 50 neatly disassembled pieces, including iPad, digital SLR camera and, from the older … [Read more...]