“Vintage/Anchor Books is now experimenting with selling short stories à la carte, through its Vintage Shorts digital imprint. Throughout May, to mark Short Story Month, Vintage will release a digital short story each day for 99 cents, the price of many iTunes singles.” The range is wide, form Poe, Chekhov, and Cather to Alice Munro, […]
These days, if you’re going car camping or out for a short hike, you’ll likely take with you a daypack — a small bag that holds the gear you’ll need for the outing (camera, snacks, jacket), as well as supplies that are good to have with you in case of an emergency (matches, first aid kit, compass). A […]
London-based artist and printmaker Brian McKenzie altered this vintage postcard of Detroit’s Civic Center (now the Cobo Center) to include what he describes as an “Annoying Giant Critter” on the building’s roof. But cats rule, so weShow More Summary
9 cities by Skidmore, Owings & Merrill 1984. Scanned from the original 16mm film. from peter little on Vimeo. Curbed Chicago just passed along a vintage video clip from Skidmore, Owings & Merrill that provides an incredible throwback to...
There's a new theme every day on It's Vintage. Read more articles on today's topic: McQueen's Early Collections. On March 1, 1996, almost two decades ago, Alexander McQueen presented the Dante collection at the dilapidated Christ Church in East London. The show was dedicated to his close friend Isabella Blow;... More »
Chino season has returned. And with it, the plethora of khaki colors to choose from. Perhaps you’ve already been browsing for a new pair and stumbled upon the likes of Vintage Sand, Dusty Stone, Insouciant Taupe. But what’s in a name?...Show More Summary
The key part of this Craigslist ad for 22 bales of (free) hay, spotted by Brokelyn, is that the "hay is like new." That's going to be a real sticking point for the majority of Brooklyn hay-shoppers, because vintage...
There's a new theme every day on It's Vintage. Read more articles on today's topic: McQueen's Early Collections. This February marked the fifth anniversary of Alexander McQueen’s untimely death — as well as the release of a new biography exploring the life and career of the British designer and his... More »
As leisurely drive season kicks into gear, why not explore a historic route flowing through our city? As the frigid winter of 2015 gives way to spring, the thoughts of some Torontonians turn to long drives. With ice and snow seasonally...Show More Summary
Thalia Sodi gasps with delight at a gold-flecked peacock print skirt a woman at a nearby table is wearing during lunch in West Hollywood. "Do you see that?" the pop star exclaims. "It's a vintage skirt. I love it!"
Jonathan Ray’s Review: Made by the highly regarded Vignerons de Buxy, a collective of growers and winemakers in the Côte Chalonnaise, this is serious white burgundy. The 2012 vintage wasn’t the easiest around here — too much hail and rain — but the good vignerons have pulled it out the bag and come up with a corker. It’s toasty, nutty, brioche-y and honeyed, […]
There's a new theme every day on It's Vintage. Read more articles on today's topic: McQueen's Early Collections. Back in the early 1990s, before there was a Savage Beauty show or friendship with Kate Moss, Alexander “Lee” McQueen was a young fashion graduate, living in a squat and producing fashion collections on... More »
The top execs at Etsy marked its first day as a public company in the most Etsy way possible: by ringing a set of "handmade and vintage bells." Etsy, a decade old online marketplace for handcrafted goods, began trading on the NasdaqShow More Summary
Certain brands reinvent themselves every couple of years, but others stay true to their DNA decade after decade -- and such is the case with J.Crew. Though the American retailer has definitely evolved since its inception in 1983 (hello,...Show More Summary
Etsy, an online marketplace for handmade and vintage goods, made a strong start in its public debut on Thursday. Shares opened at $31 per share and quickly rose to $34. This is double the initial pricing of $16 per share announced on Wednesday night, which gave it a valuation of $1.8 billion. It was also at the high [...]
Etsy Inc., the website founded a decade ago by a carpenter looking to sell wooden computers, is making its public debut as a $1.78 billion company. A marketplace for handmade and vintage goods, Etsy... To view the full story, click the title link.
There's a new theme every day on It's Vintage. Read more articles on today's topic: McQueen's Early Collections. For the upcoming book Inferno: Alexander McQueen, out on May 26, photographer Kent Baker assembled his trove of photographs taken backstage and on the runway at McQueen's fall 1996 Dante show. The book... More »
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Vintage Books, an imprint of Penguin Random House, announced plans for a Short Story Month celebration. For every day throughout May, the team will digitally release a new Vintage Short fiction piece. These eBooks will be priced at $0.99...Show More Summary
Swiss luxury watchmaker Baume & Mercier celebrates the 50th anniversary of the great Cobra win with two new chronograph timepieces. Inspired by the vintage 1948 mono-push-piece chronograph the watch is available in two version steel and red gold – all designed to celebrate Carroll Shelby’s achievements. Show More Summary