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We Want/Need This Bill Murray Christmas Card - PAPER

All other Christmas cards can go to hell. [via Pleated Jeans]<p>New favorite time waster alert: Kanye vs Creative Director, a game where you try to guess if a douche-tastic quote was said by Yeezus or your 50-something boss who wears a lot of Paul Smith and just bought his first pair of Warby Parker …

The Sartorialist Tells Us How to Get the Perfect Shot - PAPER

We spent an afternoon with superstar street style photographer, <b>Scott Schuman</b> (a.k.a. The Sartorialist), as he took the <i>Canon PowerShot S120 camera</i> out for a day of shooting. Amidst filming, photographing and uploading photos to social media, we talked to Schuman about how to get the perfect</i> …

5 Future Fashion Predictions Based on the her x Opening Ceremony Collection - PAPER

Humberto Leon and Carol Lim of Opening Ceremony and their best bud Oscar nominated director and writer Spike Jonze have once again collaborated on a capsule collection. Based on the costumes from Jonze's forthcoming film, <i>her</i>, a love story set in Los Angeles in the not-too-distant future between a …

Three Must-See Films This Month - PAPER

<b>Inside llewyn Davis</b><p>In the Coen Brothers' rapturous new movie, the velvet-voiced Oscar Isaac beautifully inhabits Llewyn Davis, a struggling folk musician in Greenwich Village in 1961. He is always scrambling for gigs, crashing on couches, fighting with his ex-girlfriend (a ragingly good Carey …

Life sucks, then you die

Last week, Richard Lea published an op-ed in the Guardian, ‘Literary fiction has a problem with happy endings’. The tagline: ‘Do serious novels really have to be so bleak?’. It came about a month after a bold claim from the new editor of Buzzfeed Books: writing books is hard; if you can’t say …

Books

My 2013: Tao Lin – June

<i>Tao Lin is, depending on who you ask, alt lit's posterboy / criticism lightning rod / best in class. The 31-year-old Brooklyn-based writer released of five books on independent or DIY presses since 2006, in particular his own MuuMuu Press. More significantly, perhaps, he made his name the way so</i> …

Mushrooms

My 2013: Savages – May

<i>Savages have ploughed a year rich in acclaim and credibility, with an audacious band manifesto heralding their “self-affirming voice”, a debut album –</i> Silence Yourself <i>– universally applauded by anyone who cared to listen, and consistently killer live shows that are truly transmogrifying. Jumping</i> …

Post Punk

Wildarms – Just For Love

Wildarms, the light-fingered NY-based producer with a penchant for emoticons, releases a new EP today on Cascine. The freely-downloadable set is entitled <i>Just For Love</i> and the sequel to <i>Clear Eyes</i> EP, which we launched on Dazed earlier this year. It expands on that release's bob and gallop in its …

Magnetism

Did Shia LaBeouf plagiarise his plagiarism apology?

"Merely copying isn't particularly creative work, though it's useful as training and practice. Being inspired by someone else's idea to produce something new and different IS creative work, and it may even revolutionalize the 'stolen' concept."<p>That's Shia LaBeouf apologising on Twitter for …

Shia LaBeouf

Kiev's fashion revolution

Nine years separates two revolutions in Ukraine - the Orange Revolution in 2004 and the Euromaydan in 2013. Through these years, the country has experienced a massive change, and the new generation of progressive fashion designers have been born. They all are young, smart, European-oriented and …

Summer Fashion

Opinion: Music VS Twitter

On "Horns Surrounding Me", a track from Julia Holter’s magnificent <i>Loud City Song</i>, the muse longs to wander softly through life, but something interrupts her. <i>“Horns surrounding me, so forcefully and high!”</i> she cries. <i>“We will run forever with the hot timpani bang!”</i><p>The intrusion, illustrated by …

Post Punk

Zola Jesus' winter solstice

Amidst the tinsel of midwinter, the ancient celebration of the winter solstice is sometimes overlooked. This year, midwinter falls on December 21, marking the shortest day and the longest night. Visitors from all over the world gather at Stonehenge, or hold more private ceremonies to mark the …

Solstice

Dover Street Market New York

Rei Kawakubo has never shied away from imagination, which – more often than not – has birthed designs that shift boundaries and redefine fashion in a way that it has never been seen before. Almost a decade ago, she channelled her visions into bricks and mortar, pioneering a new conceptual approach …

Clothing

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