Posts Tagged ‘fashion’

American Apparel Finance Effects Not Limited To Models

In Truths on March 24, 2009 at 5:17 pm

$80 Million finance deals aside, obsessive AM APPY online shoppers can find Dove Charney’s finest posing with their equally groomed pooches (trying so hard not to rhyme with that word).


But for those of y’all who have stayed on the site for so long you even sexualize neon berets (or wear them, yuck), this spread is for you.

Now imagine seeing that hanging on the billboard over Houston St.


UNIQLO Spring T-Shirt Campaign: Streetcasting 101

In Truths on February 24, 2009 at 10:36 am

One of the most exciting things 2009 has brought so far has been the freelance assignment I accepted to cast models for the Japanese clothing line UNIQLO. Fellow scribe Trafficjamsandtea and I raged through Williamsburg, East Village and SoHo all weekend with my sexy Nikon D70s, getting paid to speak with and photograph New York’s beautiful young faces. I don’t want to get all Sartorialist on you, but I couldn’t let some of these photos go to waste: some are so beautifully human, others are the very definition of truthist-imagism (my douchey word for image-conscious and/or awkward).

Here are some of my favorites:

Only you, Estonian princess currently signing with a New York model agency, could make the puffiest of parkas look elegant.

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