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If Simon Doonan were a prep-school princess, we suspect that he'd be dressing in head-to-toe United Bamboo. Full of patterned goodness, the United Bamboo resort 2011 collection packs a stylish punch, but is still as easy and light as one would expect from a resort offering. Delicate liberty prints and kitschy teal florals are paired with muted separates in a way that elevates both components for an off-kilter, but still proper package. We loving the quirky, Tenenbaum-esque world of Bamboo, and to help you get way into the mood, we're giving away a James Iha 7-inch vinyl featuring Britta Phillips that was recorded exclusive for United Bamboo, and played during their fall '09 show. Just comment below and we'll pick a winner at random tomorrow at noon. Good luck!
With the arrival of July, and its lethargy-inducing temperatures, summer is officially here. July is the Saturday of the year — it is the only month when school is out for everyone (pity those kids who have to return in August), and, as a Western society, we have collectively decided to dial it back a little. Relish read
Time for a trip down the yellow-brick runway road. This season, we (along with Christian Dior and Bottega Veneta) are headed for the Emerald City. But, what’s waiting at the end of the journey isn’t a fanciful castle and an eccentric, little wizard, but rather an offering of the brightest emerald bags, dresses, and read