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Revisiting: Amber Heard for Guess

Posted in Fashion with tags , , , , , on January 22, 2012 by lvigilante

I’m not particularly a fan of the fashion or Guess’ catalog, but I thought that the Amber Heard Guess campaign from last year was a memorable one. It successfully carried out the Western Noir and Pulp/ Femme Fatale aesthetics…  The series of photos told a narrative that wasn’t only playful and sexy, but also haunting.

Casual Affair

I should write a short story based on these two characters. But I’ll probably read and torrent this first.

R.I.P. to the Broad with the Bangs (A Bettie Page Tribute)

Posted in Random Posts with tags , , , , , , , , , , , on December 12, 2008 by lvigilante

God better have mercy on her soul. She shook up America’s sexual revolution in the 60’s, she made everyone embrace their darker appetites, and she will forever immortalize the jet black hair and those cute-but-still-hot bangs. Rest in peace to Bettie Page. And thanks for loving the camera back.

And thanks to Rad Nauseam for finding this rare gem, “Bettie before all the fame…”