This year kind of sucked in a lot of ways. And while I’m really into rainbows and light, a dark room feels extremely comforting right now. Lately I’m attracted to black walls, dark wood, deep velvets and the like. And I guess I’m not the only one, because look at all these gorgeous dark rooms […]
Treasure Island Music Festival turned out to be my first fest during a downpour. I had seen the photos from Glastonbury and muttered to myself that those people must be nuts. When I saw the Bay Area weekend forecast, I decided to skip Saturday and brave the rain on Sunday only. But I also really […]
This t-shirt The Pia store opening in San Francisco at 414 Jackson Street, with brands including Giambattista Valli, Zimmermann, A.L.C., Zac, much more, + Anna-Alexia Basile’s incredible installation Local Natives at the Fox Theater in Oakland tomorrow night—tickets still available at StubHub. Worth a last minute Sensible Sitters booking IMO, if only for the mustache. This new NYT culture podcast called […]
Kourosh here (that’s Mr. Stylenik to you). Mrs. Stylenik asked me to check out these, ahem, “colorful” oxford shoes by Rachel Comey. At first glance I liked the black ones showcased on this product page — until I noticed the soles are purple. The other variations are banana yellow and glaring traffic-light red. The shape […]
While researching how to decorate our 1970’s-style new home in Pacifica, we came across this awesome kitchen. Apparently, people in the 1970’s sat in a Star Trek-like battlestation to cook. Red alert!