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Ben A-Fail

Ho Ho Ho! Christmas season is upon us and it’s starting to get chilly! As I was looking through our monthly arrival of magazines at work I noticed Ben Affleck was on the covers of both Details Mag (Oct 2014) and Vanity Fair Italy (Nov 2014). 270 more words

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Vanity Rant

I have been breezing through Vanity Fair by William Makepeace Thackeray (Project Gutenberg edition!). According to Kindle, I’m about 26% of the way through it. 239 more words

Rant

VF's Lazy July cover fail

 Not too long ago I picked up my issue of Vanity Fair U.S. At first I thought “well that can’t be right…I feel like I’ve bought this issue already.” That’s when I realized they completely “recycled”, if I may say, their January cover. 91 more words

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Moodboard: Surveillance Footage 1.1

Over the weekend I read Vanity Fair’s long-form report, ‘The Snowden Saga: A Shadowland of Secrets and Light‘. It was an extremely insightful read into the events surrounding whistle-blower Edward Snowden’s whirlwind year and the events leading up to and after his decision to release classified documents. 129 more words

Mood Board

Love & the Maypole

George Wolfe Plank

An extremely prolific artist, George Plank (1883-1965) produced hundreds of magazine covers – mostly for Vogue – but also for Vanity Fair. This one is entitled “Love and the Maypole”, from the very early 1900s. 30 more words

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diana vreeland: the vogue years

there has always been air of dignified mystery around diana vreeland. a certain je ne sais quoi of how she turned a simple society magazine into the raison d’etre of the fashion publishing industry. 198 more words

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Sydney Joseph

This is a striking image of a dancer in exotic coral-colored garb and elaborate sandals, framed by two smoking censers — I love the sharp shadow thrown onto the stage curtains. 60 more words

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