Philippe Jacques

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The Dress Is 3D-Printed (Like They Do in Paris)

Digital fabrication is opening doors to fashion houses looking to redefine the meaning of haute couture.<p>When Chanel presented its classic two-piece suit, created with 3D-printed elements, at Paris Fashion Week last month, artisanal fashion entered the 21st century. Using selective laser sintering—a …

Wear Clothes Made From Your Emotional Data

We speak with the designers behind 'Abstract_,' a fashion concept that offers the ultimate in customization.<p>Danish design students Bjørn Karmann (interaction), Kristine Boesen (textiles) and Julie Helles Eriksen (fashion) have come up with a concept where they thread your feelings into unique …

Tim Hortons takeover may be 'overwhelmingly negative' for Canadians: study

Widespread layoffs and strict cost-cutting measures could befall Tim Hortons if Burger King's parent company takes over the chain, says a study from the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives.<p>The left-leaning think-tank released a scathing review of 3G Capital's past takeovers on Thursday and …

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Jan 29, 2014 at 2:54am UTC


This is an utterly amazing display of strength, agility, balance, and above all, beauty by these members of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Company.<p>Image via <i>Afrikan Knowledge: Beyond The Book Club</i>.


Dancer for my Boy.<p>Thank You! He’s Beautiful! <i>♡♡♡</i>


A Reading List for a New Generation of Gay Men

I just finished Two Boys Kissing by David Levithan and I was really moved by the Greek chorus of deceased gay men observing and cheering on a new generation of gay men. I enjoyed the book because it felt hopeful. There are two powerful sentences on the first page of the book sung by that chorus:<p>We …