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    Influencers | How Trends and Creativity Become Contagious

    If you’re a frequent visitor to the site, you’ll know that I don’t really take interest in trends (jean shorts are awful, always have been…always will be). However, when you really get down to it…everything starts out as a trend. Some things go on to become classics, and some end up like MySpace.

    Influencers is a short documentary, produced by R+I Creative, that explores what it means to be an influencer and how trends become contagious today in everything from music to fashion.


    Dispatch | Curated Content

    Dispatch: Curated content to read, watch, use and amuse.

    - Esquire: How to drink on a plane: Read

    - Esquire UK: Daisy Lowe: Watch

    - Details: Artisanal America: Read

    - Monocle: Summer Series: Listen

    - Wallpaper*: Handmade: Read


    Levi’s | Pioneer Sessions

    Everything old is new again. That’s evident in style (but fedoras are still unacceptable) and in music. Levi’s recently commissioned some of today’s pioneering musicians of all genres to cover the classic songs that inspired their sound. The result is pretty cool. Check out some of the videos here, and after the jump.

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