Archive for October, 2012

You Only Live Twice

(Oct 31, 2012) Opi has had the upper hand in the nail industry for as long as I can remember.  From their sleek packaging, extensive color spec...

Two films about Mexican youth

(Oct 31, 2012) In the credits for both films one can read the name Emilio Azcárraga, owner of Televisa and the number one public enemy  to lo...

Laying Tripwire On the Dancefloor

(Oct 31, 2012) Jay Tripwire is kinda crazy. However, Jay Tripwire is also Vancouver’s biggest tech-house producer and something of a champ...

Her Name Was Lola

(Oct 30, 2012) The figure of Lola Frost is one that cuts across Vancouver like a knife, a rock and roll flapper with attitude to burn, she’...

“What’s that jacket? Margiela”

(Oct 30, 2012) A few weeks ago in Brussels, I was trying desperately to spot a look that I could rip off that isn’t big yet in New York. G...

Candy Ravers

(Oct 29, 2012) The new wave of Disco 2000 referencing club kids dressed in discount Rainbow brand platforms and ironic head shop accessories ha...

Virgin Mobile takes Colombia by storm

(Oct 29, 2012) I recall Virgin Mobile’s announcement during June 2011 to take over Latin America as the leading mobile operator, and I’ve be...

Auctions within reach

(Oct 29, 2012) Morton is a Mexican auction house with 25 years of experience. It stands out thanks to its specialization abilities: antiques, mo...

Portland Fashion and Style Awards

(Oct 29, 2012) Portland’s Best Dressed Male Winner Portland recently held it’s first ever Fashion Awards in October, and just like th...

FEEL the entertainment industry

(Oct 27, 2012) FEEL, the Latin American Entertainment Trade Show, has evolved into an essential exhibition for the entertainment industry, as i...

Berlin Style Ping Pong

(Oct 26, 2012) If you’ve never played Berlin Style Ping Pong you’re doing yourself a disservice. Thank goodness for me, San Francisc...

A water bar in the Roma neighborhood

(Oct 26, 2012) On Puebla 242, near Romita, the oldest area in the Roma neighborhood, a water bar called Casa del Agua opened its doors. The per...

Body Actualizing

(Oct 26, 2012) The only DIY space in Brooklyn that really stands apart from the rest is the Body Actualized Center (no disrespect to the excelle...

Affordable art by home design chain

(Oct 25, 2012) Brazilian home design chain Tok & Stok is shedding new light to art production with a project called Art For You. In a partne...

YACHT Lead Singer Is My Spirit Animal

(Oct 25, 2012) The most popular shoe store in Portland turned one year old this month and to celebrate they had a flurry of activities. Saturda...