Sweet Marcel Socks

Hand-drawn designs expand to knee-high, anklet and kids' styles

Since we discovered Sweet Marcel’s over-the-knee socks in 2010, the Texas-based designer has expanded into knee-highs, anklets and Wee Marcel for toddlers.” Anklet socks are the hottest thing in Japan now and selling like crazy,” Sweet Marcel’s founder and designer Amy Anderson told Cool Hunting. Sweet Marcel’s knee-highs are produced in the traditional textile heartland of North Carolina with yarn from locally milled cotton. The …

Museum of Soviet Arcade Machines

Moscow's interactive museum dedicated to video game nostalgia of the late regime

Six years ago two young friends from Moscow were reminiscing about a favorite stand-up arcade game from their youth in the late ’80s and early ’90s. Few are aware of the fact that while the Soviet Union was in its final days, its military factories were churning out arcade games with names like Морской Бой “Sea Battle” and снайпер “Sniper” that were strikingly similar to …

Lindzine #2

First look at the second issue of the Lindsay Lohan-focused zine by Bibiru and The Wormholes

The 25-year-old actress-singer-jailbird Lindsay Lohan has attracted as much publicity off-screen as she has for her roles in slasher films and family comedies alike. The hijinks that have led her in and out of rehab centers and through the criminal justice system has always left us wondering whether she’s a celebrity trainwreck or a brilliant self-publicist—or both. Late last year Mexican-American artist Bibiru and his …