Yes, your butt crack… With jeans getting lower and lower these days, more and more butt cracks are showing. A company called Kimberlily has launched a ranged of bejewelled patches which are specially designed to be worn at the rear of low-riding jeans.
I’m always on the look out for simple and easy explanations of marketing, branding etc. While I was reading up about Marty Neumeier,the author of ZAG, one of the books still on my ‘to read’ list, I saw that he posted a funny illustration on his blog. The illustration simplifies the relationship between the disciplines of marketing, telemarketing, public relations, advertising, graphic design and branding.
Even though the images are a bit of a joke, I can see a lot of truth in it’s simplicity.
After writing about LED eyelashes and an LED dress I’ve now found some LED fashion for men! Designer Waldemeyer has designed a new set of costumes for the alternative rock band OK Go. They needed new costumes for their latest performance and Waldemeyer decided to stitch thousands of LED lights into their jackets making them into a moving light show.
Tjongolongo, I just saw a video of the coolest clock ever! Every minute a guy is erasing and redrawing the minute hand. It looks really weird, you would think that there’s a person on the other side of the clock, but there isn’t. It’s actually an LED screen with a looping video of a guy manually redrawing the minute hand.
This chandelier made out of many gummi bear sweets is part of a project by Ya Ya Chou. According to her website Ya Ya Chou decided to “explore the relationship between food consumption and class” and one of the things that came out of that was the chandelier. Tjongolongo, what will they think of next! Well… apparently, a rug made out of gummi bears is also something she came up with!