Lord knows I love Vans, in fact doesn’t everyone? I’m not sure I know too many people who don’t own a pair or who haven’t owned a pair in the past. My only problem with trends like those of the classic Vans silhouettes the Old Skool and Sk8-Hi is that they quickly become ubiquitous. That’s why I love a limited edition trainer or a collab: a little bit of exclusivity goes a long way.
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In case you haven’t been paying attention, I ran an interview with iconic French photographer Sarah Moon not so long ago. If you haven’t read it already, do go back and give it a whirl first, as it will give you all the background information you need about the collection and its genesis.
Today, I want to go a little more in depth talking to you about the products in the collection. I could start by telling you all about the absolutely glorious packaging design and how lovely these bits will look on your dressing table, but I am going to assume you have eyes and can tell by the photos that the Glass Metropolis plexiglas case, adorned with giant lips will be the perfect receptacle for the bits and bobs you have lying around. The reason you will want to buy this box? It is
Remember when I interviewed the lovely Zara Dramov, founder of The Common Knowledge a few weeks ago? I promised you a little peek into her world and here it is! If you already know and love her designs, I think you will really enjoy seeing her own personal living space. She shares her little bungalow in Santa Monica with her boyfriend and their dog. As you will see, there is a strong mid-century vibe to it, mixed in with European cultural references and a good dose of humour… A quintessential California home.