Victoria’s Secret hottie Lyndsey Scott is also a crack computer coder. Her latest app, iPort, lets models and artists manage sleek virtual portfolios.
When 29-year-old Victoria’s Secret model Lyndsey Scott is not busy stomping down the runway, she’s writing code and developing apps. Her latest project, iPort, is an app that allows fashion models, artists, and architects to create, manage, and share virtual portfolios and account vouchers. Its beautiful interface includes customizable backgrounds and photo editing features.
There’s something sincerely gratifying about seeing one of your everyday essentials completely crafted by hand, from start to finish. Discovering how a beloved tote bag was created, piece by piece, gives you a newfound appreciation for the item, something that Japanese premium accessories brand The Superior Labor have certainly made the most of. In this making of video, the construction of their engineer tote bag is shown, a simple yet durable design, made from leather and canvas with brass finishings.
Afternoon dragging a bit? Crying out for some LOLZ? Alrighty then. The Guardian has treated us to some impressive ads before (notably in the multi-award-winning Three Little Pigs) and by jove they’ve done it again. Ahead of a special issue this weekend packed full of suggestions for things to see and do, this spot from BBH London warns of the perils of trying to do EVERYTHING they recommend yourself. In one, long panning shot the piece unfolds as we see the results of one man’s overreaching folly, and there’s a lovely pay-off with an early contender for slogan of the year. Shed’s on fire!
With his dark clothing, pointed shoes and signature backcombed raven coiffure, John Cooper Clarke acted as the inspiration for this week’s LCM Topman show. He penned a poem for the brand under the moniker Apparel Jim, which was placed on every seat in the audience, citing pea coats, heavy tread boots and pac-a-macs as the soon-to-be trends of A/W14: prophesising “apparel but not as you know it”.
Revived heritage menswear brand E. Tautz brings a modern update to classic Savile Row tailoring in their Fall/Winter 2014 collection. Oversized silhouettes in coats and pants lend a street vibe to classic menswear while box-cut sweaters keep things modern. Palettes range from black to ’70s brights in the form of burnt orange, deep red and marine blue. Reinterpreted chunky cross patterns cover outerwear, and floral embroidery on suits takes vintage crafts into the modern age.
Maja Salamon is the star of AnOther’s pop-colour Resort Flash GIFs by Quentin Jones and fashion editor, Agata Belcen. Recognisable by her blonde hair and pale features, she will undoubtedly be a familiar face throughout fashion week next month. Originally from Poland, Salamon spent Christmas snowboarding in Zell Am See, Austria with her parents, brother Jonasz and cat Richard – or “Ryszard” in Polish. AnOther c…
Joseph Cheaney Opens Spitalfields Store Masters in providing quality footwear for five generations, Joseph Cheaney & Sons has taken its expertise to East London. The Queens Award-winning shoemakers opted to open a new store in Spitalfields just before the New…