Friday, January 27, 2012

Sunday, January 22, 2012

Extreme Menswear: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

Fall 2011 brought some menswear looks that are just down right extreme.
Men dressed like women, Men dressed like Robert Smith, super sized nose rings,
walking brick walls, frost bite, two toned tiny tuxedos and much more.

Comme De Garcon


Jean Paul Gaultier

(ummm didn't we just see this print?)


Thom Browne

Vivienne Westwood

Walter Van Beirendonck

Tuesday, January 17, 2012

Vogue shoot with Steven Meisel circa 2007

Found this amazing image a couple of months ago and couldn't
stop thinking about how amazing it was!

I happened to stumble upon the rest of the photos from this spread
on another blog today...and they get even better!!!

Monday, January 2, 2012

Happy 2012!

Happy 2012 Everyone!

This year is already off to a great start.  How Very Dare is super busy cutting out patterns on our beautiful digital printed fabrics, making neck labels, hang tags, preparing a look book shoot and most importantly, getting ready to launch our Spring 2012 collection on Etsy!!!

Check out some of our process photos below.

Can;t wait to share the finished product with all of you VERY soon!

"Snakes on a Grain" digital print...

"Mr. Rose Stripes" digital print...

"Dead as a Desert" digital print...original photography taken in Utah during a cross country road trip.

Baby Bare Bodice


Completed neck label.  Printed with SpoonFlower and hand cut and assembled by Lizzie and I...

A days worth of cutting....

Hope you like what you see so far!!!