SHOE PORN. More to come I think I literally pulled every picture of SWEARS off the internet. EVERY PICTURE. The Street Mixes personally aren’t my favourite style of SWEARS but they were immensely popular. I think the Camo SMs are the best of the bunch. See also SWEAR Alternative company profile Street Mix 01 Street Mix 03 Street Mix 04 Street Mix 05 Street Mix 06 […]
If I had massive amounts of disposable income, all my debts paid, and everything else i’ve ever wanted bought and paid for, I might buy these just for the novelty. Still doesn’t quite cut the mustard, but nice try Karl.
Oh yeah, adding one of these to the list for next Burning Man’s costumes. HOMFG. ‘Honor’ Interview Magazine October/November 2012 Photographer: Fabien Baron Styled by Karl Templer Model: Meghan Collison Gareth Pugh, pants Issey Miyake, belt David Samuel Menkes ? ? Proenza Schouler Roberto Cavalli, kimono Antonio Azzuolo, gloves Urstadt Swan ? ? Nicolas Andreas Taralis, skirt Maison Martin Margiela, obi David Samuel Menkes, gloves Urstadt Swan, Prada shoes Haider Ackermann, gloves Perrin ? ?
Ha! I was so busy finding shit for new posts i totally forgot to put this up. I have maybe 15+ posts upcoming on different models of SWEARS. I still haven’t written a profile on them, because I pretty much have no info on the company. Maybe I’ll get around to it tomorrow with my day off. In the meantime, here’s a few pics of SWEAR Colombos. Haven’t seen many around and Niki R sold […]
I’ll be posting some unusual finds on here, but only if they’re not in my size Go forth and prosper. And send me pics. Blue and red SWEAR Exterminators
Alright, so I know there’s a lot of different “genres” of rave clothing. Let’s try and clarify them shall we? First, lets make a list. East coast techno-snob Club kid Candy kid Cyber punk Cyber goth Industrial/rivethead Indie/emo raver Sparkle pony/gogo Burner Hippie/boho festival raver Hipster nerd West coast feathers and leather Junglist Gabber Punk/DIY/Free tekno What am I missing? Enlighten me. I know there’s a bajillion goth styles and I can’t cover them all […]
Well, considering bitch stole my shoes, the LEAST she could do is let me borrow her kimono. FASHION JAPAN: Hirari Ikeda (Harajuku-Tokyo-Valentine-DOG-Moonspoon Saloon X Buffalo).
Alright. So the post on SWEAR Alternative is gonna be epic. It’s taking some time to pull everything together. I think I’ll have to do an individual post on each model. Currently I have HUNDREDS of pics that I’m trying to organize, I still have a few more resources I need to datamine, plus I need to try and track down the original designers, if at all possible. I also have to work on a […]
It’s been pretty challenging trying to track down old pics. The designer profiles/image archives will definitely be a work in progress, I’m going to post what I’ve collected so far and hopefully this will inspire more contributions. If you have any additional photos or company info/history, please hit me up at thetechnosnob (at) gmail (dot) com [post a comment below, email on the fritz] In action: 1995- ?? (latest 2005) Designers: Tony H. Elston and […]
Help me brainstorm old-school rave clothing companies! Here’s what I got so far: Bodybag Buffalo shoes Caffeine Cvalda Cyberdog Deecom DRUMZ Drunknmunky Fiction/FDCO Fornarina Geek Boutique Ghast House of Spy I Clothing Jy Stijls Kikwear Kitchen Orange Lithium LRG OK47 Plastik Wrap Revolve SNUG Industries Space Tribe SWEAR Alternative The People Have Spoken/TPHS Triple 5 Soul UFOs Post any suggestions in the comments!!