Ahhh, it’s that time of year again…and the ugly Christmas sweaters are getting more hideous than ever before. Festive memories are a guarantee in one of these sweaters, and all eyes will be on you at any holiday party. My favorite by far has to be the one with the intentionally-placed snowman heads…
Alec Weitl, a 19 year-old cat lover from Seattle, is the imagination behind the amazing Tumblr, Sexy Sweaters. A year after he dropped out of university , Weitl turned his love of trolling Tumblr pages into designs for sweaters: from Lady Gaga and Justin Beiber headshots to close-ups of money, pizza, a drunk Lindsey Lohan and King Tut.
I’m going to be polite and refrain from using the ‘C’ word here, but it’s that time of the year again. We all know someone who’s just impossible to buy for, but I’m not one of those people. In fact I’m pretty easy to please and usually when these occasions roll around I’d be quite [...]
I have a collection of sweaters that I look forward to wearing when the weather gets cooler. Sometimes I indulge myself in browsing for more. Annie Larson’s knits have been on my list for a while. Her colorful patterned sweaters send out a clear statement of ‘I am wearing a sweater and I enjoy it’.
I have combined my love of knitting, David Bowie and GIFs to create this Ziggy Stardust cardigan for my 2-year-old son. Children’s clothes can be so same-same. And, seriously, why would you NOT want to walk around with a knitted Ziggy Stardust on your back? See also: Michael Jackson Who’s Bad sweater.
Artisanal Atelier is a line by Maison Martin Margiela that recycles vintage clothing, accessories, and found objects, like headlights and old playing cards, into new, handmade garments. Not afraid to give away their secrets, Maison Martin Margiela generously offers us the chance to make our own Margiela-inspired garment. Follow this tutorial to transform eight pairs of socks into a fabulous new sweater.
Much like layers, when it comes to menswear, Old World Gatsby never really goes out of fashion. All tapered straight leg pants, boat shoes and fitted cardigans, ‘The Swing of the Pendulum’ collection by Our Legacy is one of the best uses of old money style I’ve seen.