GAME OF THRONES inspires the latest HELMUT LANG &...
The epic HBO fantasy series has now been interpreted into a shoe collection through a collaboration by Helmut Lang & LD Tuttle. Capturing the essence of the rangers of the Nights Watch; the collection is dominated by black and contains sturdy looking knee high and ankle boot styles. As adoring fans of the show here at 8 mag - we cannot wait to get a hold of the blood splattered ankle boots...
Style Icon: Shirley Manson
In honour of the release of the first Garbage album in SEVEN years entitled “Not Your Kind of People”.… here are some pics of the Scottish born frontwoman in all her glory! An icon of the 90’s, her style is categorised by make-up smeared eyes, red hair, Doc Martens & fishnets - enjoy !
'And She's Not Even Pretty' : Courtney Love enters...
This week NYC saw the opening of Courtney Love’s art show ‘And She’s Not Even Pretty’ which will be on exhibit at Fred Torres Collaborations until June 15th. The show consisted of what seemed entirely of self-portraits scribbled in a mixture of coloured pencils, water colours, ink and pastels. Each piece demonstrated underlying themes of pain, sex, violence, drugs and celebrities, with...
Lethal Weapon: The Christian Louboutin Artemis...
Christian Louboutin certainly knows how to bring the risk factor to the fashion world with the new crystal studded python ‘Artemis’ shoulder bag featuring spikes that will “seriously toughen up your accessories collection,” according to e-tailer net-a-porter.com. Named after the Greek goddess of wilderness, the hunt and wild animals and fertility; this bag truly...
Charlotte Free for COMPLOT Fall/Winter 2012...
It seems the fashion world cannot get enough of pink haired beauty Charlotte Free right now and Argentinian fashion brand Complot have snapped her up for their latest campaign. This youthful fashion house has delivered another stunning collection which features their signature rock and roll and punk inspired designs. Enjoy! Photography: Nacho Ricci Stylist: Julieta Lopez Acosta Make...
Topshop set for West Coast domination
Topshop Unique A/W runway show. It has just been announced that Britains most beloved store Topshop will be opening at the Grove, LA later this year. It has been a long time coming for West Coast fashion lovers with the 25,000 square-foot store being the first location in the Sunshine state. It will be the forth national store in the United States with others located in New York City,...
Wedge Hi-Top Trainers - love them or hate them?
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Punk Style Icon: Brody Dalle
To die by your side. Well, the pleasure, the...
The Empire Strikes Back. Michael Pitt for Prada 2012.
Bat Out of Hell.
Is this not just the most beautiful thing you have ever seen? Well….in terms of jewelry that is. This incredible masterpiece is the sterling silver bat skeleton necklace from the Miyu Decay silver line and is absolutely breath taking. The fruit bat skeleton was created to replicate the actual size of the creature using a combination of casting and hand, cold forging silver wire and...
When thinking of powerful statement jewelry, it’s hard not to acknowledge the mark that Pamela Love has left upon the fashion world in the past few years. Inspired by nature and science, as well as astronomy, astrology, religion, magic and folk jewelry; each collection has left us enamoured at the alternative and quirky twist she puts on each piece. We love the romantically dark...
One of our favourite clothing companies All Saints has brought out this Pearly Queen biker jacket in their S/S12 pre-collection. Think it’s time to save up some pennies for this one <3
Feeling the winter blues? Then check out these super cute bunny sunglasses from the latest Karen Walker collection and imagine some sunshine. Unless of course…you’re in LA…where the weekend forecast looks to be around 80 degrees. http://shop.karenwalker.com/collections/karen-walker-eyewear
Dark beauty: Tips on using black lipstick
Black lipstick is a key item in make-up bags for those who rock the traditional gothic style. However, if you’re not into the full on Manson image, yet still appreciate the sexy, edgy look that black lipstick resonates…there are ways you can incorporate it to your girly style without going too drastic. Make sure that the rest of your make-up is very basic i.e. don’t go overboard on...
DRUGS return with brand new song "Scream If You're...
Click here to hear it: http://aol.it/A5aR6q Featuring Craig Owens (ex-Chiodos), Matt Good (ex-From First to Last), Aaron Stern (ex-Matchbook Romance), Nick Martin (Underminded), and Adam Russell (Story of the Year), Destroy Rebuild Until God Shows aka D.R.U.G.S. is one of the most explosive post-hardcore acts going today. In in early 2011 the quintet released their eponymousdebut album, and...
Style Icon: Zoe Kravitz
AMERICAN WOMAN. Zoe Kravitz is the offspring of rock legend Lenny Kravitz and quirky actress Lisa Bonet and it therefore comes as no surprise that this young beauty has an edgy personal style… The unique and inspired style and beauty of Zoe Kravitz has not gone unnoticed and she has caused quite a stir in the fashion world. Kravitz was quickly cast at the face of Vera Wangs...
Charlotte Free, Vogue UK 2011 Viktoriya Sasonkina and Karlie Kloss. Photographed by Patrick DeMarchelier for Vogue, 2009. This year is all about embracing shocking bright hair colours with pinks, blues and oranges. Replacing the more subtle pastel pinks and lilacs and dip-dye hair styles of 2011 - these daring supercharged colours are bringing back a true rebellious punk attitude in the most...
“Spring 2012 White Label is a reflection of the girl’s childhood fantasies, a grown up fairy tale decked with pastels, sparkles, mini dresses and 80’s nostalgia. My little pony, Care Bears and Rainbow Bright are brought to life in this collection with pastel hair, dreamy knits, creamy lace, fringe and dungarees.” \ Spring 2012 will see the launch of...
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