A solid pair of loafers are an essential part of the modern day dandy’s wardrobe. Previously viewed as strict formal wear, Alessandro Michele’s repurposing of the shoe at Gucci has seen them reborn as a casual wear staple. (If you need further proof of that, look no further than UK streetwear upstarts Palace, who unveiled yet another pair […]
It’s peak corn season, friends. And what better to celebrate your favorite cobbed vegetable than by eating getting down and dirty with it? Yes, it’s all fine and dandy to gnaw on the real thing, but why confine yourself when there is...Show More Summary
Gucci embraces a retro sci-fi vibe for its fall-winter 2017 campaign. Gucci's fall collection may be suited for a dandy garden party, but that doesn't stop the label from pursuing new inspirations. The fashion house's creative director Alessandro Michele looks to the world of Star Trek and sci-fi to influence Gucci's fall-winter 2017 campaign. Show More Summary
Inspired by her uncle and brother’s sharp style, Shantrelle Lewis’ new book Dandy Lion (Aperture) colorfully and boldly documents the Black Dandy movement. The book dives into the historic origins Dandyism showing it’s more than just a way of dress, it’s almost a form of rebellion. Show More Summary
The decision to place one?s biography at the service of art is always a decision in favor of a certain role. The dandy or the Bohemian, the accomplice of the downtrodden or the courier of the privileged ? as with all professions, being an artist is accompanied by its own clichés. Show More Summary
As a follow-up to their handy dandy Horse Head Squirrel Feeder, the folks at Archie McPhee have now made that same feeder available as a Cat Head. This gray tabby design, which is also used in their realistic cat mask, is sure to give a hungry squirrel a bit of an identity crisis. Show More Summary
Valerio Foglia Manzillo steps into the role of model for a new fashion shoot from L’Uomo Vogue. The Italian actor champions Bottega Veneta’s modern approach to the stylish dandy with its fall-winter 2017 collection. It’s here that Matthew...Show More Summary
A tune was running through my head all this past Fourth of July weekend, and it wasn’t “I’m a Yankee Doodle Dandy.” No, the earworm that afflicted me was the opening number from the 1980 musical Barnum, a Broadway extravaganza that glorified the master showman and consummate humbug P.T. Barnum,...
Anniversary Classics To celebrate Independence Day, Laemmle Theaters presents Yankee Doodle Dandy (1942) and The Music Man (1962), two of Warner Bros.’ best musicals. James Cagney shed his tough-guy image and won his only Oscar as Irish-American song and dance man George M. Cohan in the guilelessly...
WBO #2 super featherweight Carlos “Chuko” Diaz (24-0, 11 KOs) scored a ten round unanimous decision over Sergio “Dandy” Puente … The post WBO #2 Diaz dominates Puente appeared first on Boxing News.
Sean Crowley's apartment in Brooklyn bears the unmistakable signs of an Anglophile clotheshorse: A Union Jack is draped on a wall, and British rowing blazers and Savile Row tweeds hang from rails... To view the full story, click the title link.
MP Massimo Piombo unveils its spring-summer 2018 men's collection. MP Massimo Piombo unleashes a joyous collection, brimming with color. The fashion brand seamlessly marries a dandy approach to sartorial style with a tapestry of colorful patterns. Show More Summary
British model Jacob Coupe snags a new cover as he couples up with Magda Laguinge. The pair stars in a cover shoot for How to Spend It from The Financial Times. The luxurious outing puts the spotlight on dandy styles for the season. Here, photographer Sandra Freij joins creative forces with stylist Hannah Teare. Show More Summary
Yet another victim in the seemly endless stream of bogus takedowns off of YouTube percipitated by a major label (this time Universal Music Group), the band The Dandy Warhols recently had the video for their single yanked from YouTube. ___________________________ Guest post by Mike Masnick of Techdirt We're constantly hearing...
Enemies out to get you? In MY videogame? It’s more likely than you think! Have no fear though, we’ve assembled a handy dandy guide on how to effectively kick some Rabbid butt. Your team in Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle is the backbone of your combat efforts. Show More Summary
Get to know the architect’s signature buildings Believer in suburban utopia. Father of organic architecture. Dog house designer. Cape-wearing dandy. Purported target of grave-robbing. Bootlegging apprentice. Speed demon. Homewrecker....Show More Summary
Back before the bicycle was invented, people rode something known as the draisine or "dandy horse." Invented by Karl von Drais, it was like an adult-sized version of the balance bikes still used by toddlers today – instead of pedalling it, riders simply straddled it and strode along with their legs on either side. Show More Summary
In honor of the inventor, their prototype is still made completely of wood, but it also contains an electric motor, battery, sensors and mini-computer. As soon as the rider pushes off from the ground, the motor starts and provides additional power during the entire ride. Show More Summary
(Saarland University) Small children still use a form of the so-called dandy horse, balance bike or draisine, which the inventor Karl von Drais first tested on a longer route on June 12, 1817. Now, about 200 years later, computer scientists at Saarland University are making the forerunner of the bicycle attractive for adults as well.
We're all familiar with what a car meet is. Maybe a handful of friends or a small community get together with their cars and hang out somewhere local. That's all fine and dandy—we're all car people here, after all—but this video shows a very different kind of car meet. We say different because these aren't slightly modified muscle cars...