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Dita’s Pics, Bruce’s Jeans, and the Broccoli that Dare Not Speak its Name

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The Unexpected Teese: Dita von Teese renews our enthusiasm for the semi-celebrity photoset. [BlackBook]

Bruuuuuce!: A close study of the Boss’s jeans. [Men.Style]

Coloring Book: Inside the fast-paced world of Pantone’s color machine. [ExpoTV]

Vegetable Attraction: The latest too-sexy-for-TV ad comes from…PETA? To be fair, we really don’t think you should do that with broccoli. [Vulture]

Sex Seconds, Baby’s First Fur & Palin Wallpaper

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The Opposite Sex: The movie you couldn’t sit through now is now the DVD she can lock herself in the bedroom and watch on loop. Beware the hours of Sex and the City bonus features, and don’t get too comfy—the sequel is coming. [HuffPo]

Insult to Injury: After allegedly promising PETA to omit animal fur in forthcoming collections, Giorgio Armani rubs some mink in the wounds by designing fur-laden gear for infants. [The Cut]

Wall to Wall: It may not be Sarah Palin red, or have small pictorials of the American manifesto, but here’s some wallpaper that isn’t unpleasant [Apartment Therapy]

What Sourcing?: British design duo Albam refuse to outsource their manufacturing to Chine for minimalist menswear. See an interview with the boys after your chin is removed from the floor [Monocle]

Do the Right Thing

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*Photographed by our fearless lensman, Patrick McMullan.*

Dear Spike:

We love the chunky tortoiseshell specs—they bring out the auteur in you. The rat fur epaulettes, not so much. The diamond earring—your call, brother. But seriously, what's up with the rodent pelt? If PETA sees you in that thing it'll really be *Mo' Better Blues*, and you know how they like to hang around outside movie premieres with their little paint cans.

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