Fast Forward: Anouk Wipprecht – Techno Sensual

January 22, 2013 at 12:54 am

One of my raver BFFs clued me in to Anouk Wipprecht a year or so ago.  I kinda freaked out.  Not only does her stuff look like old school raver clothes, but it also DOES STUFF.  Like paint itself, create smoke clouds, and makes drinks.  In my opinion, in most of  Wipprechts pieces she is successful at creating something unique, conceptual, and technologically challenging while maintaining a distinct look and aesthetic quality.  No small feat. […]

Shuffle: Jeffie – Space Babe Collection January 2013

January 15, 2013 at 3:20 am
jeffie space babe anoid droid

Yeah, I can be a little behind the times with certain fashion trends.  In particular, leggings, skinny jeans, and any pant with a cuff smaller than my thigh.  Just too long-johnny for this Canadian.  Tight pants also makes this shortie look wider than long.  However, my not-so-closet nerdom was tweeked with Black Milks sci-fi leggings.  I feel the quality of their graphic design has slightly waned over the past year since they totally blew up. […]

Raver styles 101

December 5, 2012 at 6:48 am
types of ravers

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 […]

Rewind: SNUG Industries

November 16, 2012 at 11:58 pm
SNUG In the Beginning

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 […]