Fashion

item of the week : Black Leather Claw Gloves by Medievalfashion

Have you ever seen anything so beautiful? The smell of the soft leather, the gleam of the metal details, the feel of the sharp claws, the knowledge that no one is going to mess with you while you are in these. Yeah… beautiful.

item of the week : Alice en Splendeur Dément Costume by Heavy Red

image source heavyred.com Halloween is fast approaching, so we’ll be sure to find you some of the great costume ideas out there. This year Heavy Red’s Alice in Wonderland costume, Alice en Splendeur Dément, is definitely catching our fancy. All dark and dreary, wonderfully tormented, and painstakingly…

item of the week : Haunted House Leggings by Black Milk

image source blackmilkclothing.com Oh, the awesome that is Black Milk! There may be others out there, but none with such a devoted following. And why is that? They keep inventing awesome in the form of leggings, bodysuits, tees, and more. I can’t go many places without…

digital editorial : Winter Is Coming

photographer : Philip Faith makeup artist : Yevdhora Fleshook hair stylist : Jean Scarabin model : Yevdhora Fleshook leather fashions : Creations Flamme Noir

fashion find : cyber shoes invade

It’s 2012, and cyber fashions have been invading the high fashion runways for a few years now. Rick Owens is one of the industry’s most interesting leaders, and the fact that his clothes all reflect a certain industrial minimalism speaks volumes about the widespread acceptance…

fashion editorial : Gallery

featuring designs by Keith Bryce, S&G Clothing, and more photographer : Sequoia Emmanuelle production design : Alicia Drake art director : Alicia Drake fashion stylist : Keith Bryce makeup artist : Pavy Olivarez hair stylist : Pavy Olivarez models : Gretchen Kamarath and V Nixie…

digital editorial : La Journée Rouge

On left, top by Syreeta C.  On left, top by Syreeta C.  On right, top by Syreeta C. paired with shorts and jewelry by Natalia Sanz. On left, stylist’s own top paired with jewelry by Natalia Sanz. On right, top, pants, and jewelry by Natalia Sanz. On left, Denim Bandeau by Syretta C. paired with…

digital editorial : Play

photographer : Adam Zivo fashion stylist : Hilmond makeup artist : Myles Sexton hair stylist : Mercedez Nurcaro model : Myles Sexton

designer spotlight : Gloomth

Ladies and gentlemen, bats and acrobats, individuals suffering from an incurable full-blown Beetlejuice obsession, let’s take a moment to discuss reality as we know it. Some claim that life’s a circus. Others believe it to be a dark room. One. Big. Dark. Room. Ergo, we…

fashion editorial : Rebel Youth

featuring fashions by WES MiSENER, David C. Wigley, Nordem Hirst, Dr. Martens, and more AUXILIARY ONLINE CONTENT [ additional images not seen in the August/September 2012 Issue ] photographer : Kim Akrigg creative director : Pretty Deadly Stylz fashion stylist : Pretty Deadly Stylz makeup…

behind the scenes : August/September 2012 Must

Take a peek behind the scenes of our August/September 2012 Must feature. Our fashion editor Tasha Farrington styles model Grayling in our must-have the Motorcycle Latex Jacket by Adala Latex. With Bailey Northcott behind the camera and makeup by Jenn Aqui, it was hard to pick…

item of the week : RTS Inverted Cross Coffin Ring by Adelina Mictlan

image source www.AMictlan.etsy.com Not everyday is Halloween, but damn it, it should be. My usual attire isn’t head to toe dressed to the nines. I usually wear black jeans and black tees and add statement pieces that say a little bit about what I like…

item of the week : spiked and studded bowtie by Vile Broccoli Fur

image source VileBroccoliFur.etsy.com I don’t know about everyone out there, but I believe bowties are cool. And this one tops my list on the cool factor, with its mix of square and circular studs and five-inch tall spikes on a black background.  Made by a duo of…

digital editorial : Full Bloom

Iron Fist Wishbone Dress On right, Iron Fist Lace Doll Dress and Indecent Obsession Large Wallet clutch 

Predator Rings Mini

item of the week : Predator Rings Mini by Gilding Primal Instinct

image source gildingprimalinstinct.com Stumbling through the internet looking for inspiration, I fell upon the website for Gilding Primal Instinct. With an abundance of amazing jewelry pieces it’s hard to narrow down to a favorite, but something about the Predator Rings Mini caught my attention and stuck. They…

Drum's T-Shirt

item of the week : Drum’s T-Shirt by Playdead Cult

image source playdeadcult.com There are some brands, that no matter if you have been following them since the beginning, or if you’ve just recently stumbled upon them, you just love. Playdead Cult is one of those such brands. Stu and Bean, the duo behind Playdead,…

fashion editorial : Dissension

featuring fashions by Plastik Wrap, Futurstate, Victory & Vice, Cyeoms Clothing, The Rogue and the Wolf, Guy Latulippe, Christopher Bates, and more photographer : Adam Zivo creative director : Pretty Deadly Stylz fashion stylist : Pretty Deadly Stylz makeup artist : Larissa Palaszczuk of Blonde…

item of the week : Olivia Red Devil Bettie Page Parasol by Retro-a-go-go

image source retroagogo.com It’s a hot one out there and this fun and edgy parasol by Retro-a- go-go will help save those pale complexions from one nasty burn. They’re mixing old school style and fun art prints for a new twist on the classic cherry…

designer spotlight : Collective Chaos

interview by : Vanity Kills photographer : Collective Chaos Photography models : Marlo Marquise and Elegy Ellem The law according to Collective Chaos states that going green and staying true to your indulgent, hedonistic roots don’t necessarily have to be mutually exclusive concepts. Environmentally responsible…

fashion editorial : Poolside

featuring fashions by Heavy Red, Fables by Barrie, and Too Fast photographer : Zach Rose creative director : Jennifer Link fashion stylist : Jennifer Link makeup artist : Nicole Barry hair stylist : Erin Moser and Sarah Geraci models : Paige Carson and Samm Haney…

item of the week : We Are The Dreamers Vest by Cherry Underground

image source cherryunderground.etsy.com It’s been a lovely summer so far, in Canada we wrapped up the July long weekend and Canada’s 145th Birthday, and in the United States we saw the July 4th with their 236th Independence day. So it’s been a weekend of bar-b-ques, drinks,…

item of the week : Studs, Spikes & Jewels Hobo Purse by Karen Kalashnik

image source karenkalashnik.etsy.com This purse by Karen Kalashnik is killer. Karen Kalashnik is a Canadian designer with some stylish and edgy work in leather made all by hand! Working with leather and metal hardware to add those details that stand out, she’s got a collection of custom and ready made…

digital editorial : O Mother

On left, jacket and leggings by Mother of London. On right, sequined jacket by Mother of London.

item of the week : Beachkinis by Sci Feye Candy

image source Sci Feye Candy When looking for a bikini it can be super frustrating but sometimes we spot something new in the sea of basic black or polka dots. Sci Feye Candy’s new collection of Beachkini’s come in a variety of colors and patterns. Hot…

item of the week : Deer Head Raven Silhouette Necklace by Fable and Fury

With all the Snow White and Poe buzz that’s been in the air, we would be remiss to point out some independent designers who were all about the love of fairy tales and dark poetry before they hit the big screens. This necklace features a stainless steel laser…

fashion editorial : City Dweller

photographer : Manny S. fashion stylists : Antonio Esteban and Sheree Carella makeup artist : Inessa Shak hair stylist : Cesar Bazan model : Lacy Soto view the full editorial in the April/May 2012 Issue

designer feature : Heartless Revival

interview by : Jessica Jewell photographer : Liz Besanson makeup artist : Deidre Grant hair stylist : Mackenzie Hughes models : Anastasia Eremenko, Veronica Dawn, and Morghan Dever Autumn Kietponglert’s evocative designs combine darkness, texture, lines, and movement. Based out of Philadelphia, she’s part of a collective of…

fashion editorial : A World Reborn

photographer : Sequoia Emmanuelle production designer : Alicia Drake fashion stylist : Ja’Niya Walker makeup artist : Shelley Rucker, Sabrina Rucker, and Layna Roberts hair stylist : James Griffiths models : Chanon Finley, Alexandra Mathews, Pua Perry, and Angelina Vital view the full editorial in the April/May 2012 Issue

digital editorial : archangel

digital editorial : bad girl

Reworked by stylist Blind shirt by Monster Aesthetics, stylists own jacket, Doc’s Leather gloves, Multi Zip Cuff by Talullah Tu, Studded Cuff by Doc’s Leather, Arsenal earrings from the Bad Girl Collection by Felt Your Heart Beat, Cat Skull necklace by The Rogue and the Wolf, and…

digital editorial : forefront

digital editorial : you can’t take the punk out of the girl

item of the week : koloth gown by Mother of London

image source motheroflondon.com Just recently Mother of London launched their online store to much excitement and buzz about the internet. Mildred von Hildegard, designing as Mother of London has been a beloved fashion designer for many years but has always been elusive. In addition to the lust worthy leather…