Velcro rollers tend to stay in place without pins. But I often secure my velcro rollers using some hot roller butterfly clips that grab on to the roller. There is no learning curve with this, it’s not tricky. To mark the 100 year milestone as well as the opening of its first boutique, Schott staged an all too brief exhibition (pictured below) over the weekend a couple of blocks away on Mulberry Street tracing its history making apparel for the Military and Police along with motorcycle enthusiasts and featuring an abundance of archival pieces including a couple of prized pieces from the 1980s decorated by Keith Haring.Naturally, the signature Perfecto is in the window of Schott new Elizabeth Street boutique (over a pair of Tellason jeans which are sold there to complete the look). Walk in and be reminded that the brand has thrived on more than biker jackets over the years, producing Navy peacoats, varsity jackets, fur collared bombers, brass buttoned police coats, baseball jackets and pretty much every classic style of outerwear to have emerged during the 20th Century. Unlike its English counterpart, Belstaff, the company (still owned by the same family) has pointedly remade itself as a luxury lifestyle brand, instead emphasizing the utilitarian aspects of its rich archives in solid quality and updated but not necessarily extravagant materials.
Light fixtures can also cause remodel costs to skyrocket. For this project I kept it very simple. Moving light fixtures can be expensive and incur extra contractor fees for cut outs and fill ins, not to mention costly electrician fees for moving and adding wiring.
Le Boudoir is sort of a stealth bakery. It looks like a caf is self labeled a tea salon, and has a menu mainly devoted to elegant Parisian style sandwiches and salads. But the sandwiches’ astonishingly good bread serves notice that baked goods are truly taken seriously here.
So it’s fascinating to watch everything spiral out of their control. While living the high life and appearing all over the media, their debut album stubbornly refuses to come together, delayed even further when Sony goes through a restructuring. And it isn’t easy living 24 hours a day as a fictional character..
The scientific state of the matter seems to be that memories are basically rough, fuzzy transcripts of the past that get reconstructed when we remember things. Unfortunately, the reconstructed version then mixes with the older memory. You can notice this yourself, when you take out an old memory that you can verify time and again.