SHIN at Acrimony
I’m really excited about SHIN. Simple cotton pieces with a twist…hand painted asymmetric shorts, drop crotch riding pants, cut-out shoulders, hand screened prints. YOW! Available at Acrimony, Spring 2010!
ODYN VOVK SS10
Congrats to Austin on an amazing fash week presentation at St. Mark’s Church in NY. Over 500 people attended, and for good reason! He’ll soon be gracing us with his presence in San Francisco. Stay tuned. Until then, drool over this… Peep current season’s ODYN VOVK HERE
Acrimony is about to embark on a new adventure. New adventures mean new challenges, new obstacles, but also new opportunities and new possibilities. One of many changes to come is our new retail space. Have you ever looked at a blank canvas and somehow imagined the most amazing piece of art before it’s even painted? That’s what I see. And I can’t wait for the rest of you to see...
SALE ... people!
Yep. 20% off new stuff, 20% additional sale stuff. Dont sleep. Only valid thru 9/7. Use code: LBD20. W+H, Nom de Guerre, Hyden Yoo, Odyn Vovk, Endovanera, Wood Wood, Gitman Bros, Quail, Tankus, April 77, Wowch, Mini Market, IRO, Neurotica, Bijules, Made Her Think, Deadly Ponies, more! www.shopacrimony.com
Marcus stopped by to say hello today. Between chatting about YSL boots, Odyn Vovk shorts and messy crack heads, he managed to educate me on LD Tuttle for MEN. I didn’t know they were launching men’s footwear. So I flipped through my massive stack of lookbooks, and ta-da! Mixed within the women’s shoes were a few *U (unisex) styles. Some goodies:
Do you know about Ventile?
I sure didn’t, until Brian from Wings+Horns was nice enough to enlighten me. Ventile cotton was developed during WW2, and is composed of densely woven, long staple fibers. The fibers are woven SO tightly, the cotton becomes, essentially, waterproof. If you didn’t have to stitch a seam into it, it WOULD be waterproof. It also happens to be windproof, and has the ability to endure...
Hyden Yoo SS10
Hello Hyden. You look lovely today. My hair gets shorter and yours gets longer. J: So where’s your lookbook? H: It’s right here. J: Oh wow, it’s way longer than last season’s 6 pages. And it’s hardcover bound! H: Yea, cuz everyone was complaining. But I didn’t bring any copies to give out at the show. J: WHY? H: Cuz I didn’t want to carry them from...
…for the new IRO to come in. It’s been 6 months since I saw the collection, but the F/W 09 lookbook brought back my excitement. Waiting….