David Brandon Geeting + Levi’s Made & Crafted

Plants, cats and avocados in the young Brooklyn-based photographer's lookbook interpretation

While it may not seem like it, the concept of a brand collection lookbook is relatively new. In fact, the single word still draws a red squiggly line under it in most word processing programs. But now that every brand is on the lookbook bandwagon, and every brand’s lookbook looks like everyone’s favorite Tumblr, differentiating between brands isn’t always easy. We imagine it was with …

The Hill-Side SS13 Animated Lookbook

Blossoming neckties, swirling scarves and peeping pocket squares come out in GIFs

To accompany their just-released SS13 accessories collection, Brooklyn-based design outlet The Hill-Side created a dynamic lookbook of 10 cheeky gifs animating exploding neckties, swirling scarves and peeping pocket squares as their wearers try to sit still. The Hill-Side once again collaborated with director Alan Poon of interactive agency Folkloric to put together the pseudo-stop-action frames (Poon also directed their “How to Tie a Bowtie” instructional …

Fashion Rising

Artisanal luxury goods support V-Day's global women's initiative

Approximately one in three—that’s the statistic for women who will be raped or beaten in their lifetime, a demographic that works out to one billion worldwide. Eve Ensler and her nonprofit, V-Day, aim to change this statistic with One Billion Rising, a global call to action for people to “walk out, dance, rise up and demand” a stop to the violence. To support OBR’s cause, …