Hey, I hope you will feel inspired by these visions. I used to have an intense need to be the center of attention style-wise, but spending time round this crowd has made me an awed observer. Michael Arenella's Jazz Age Lawn Party on Governor's Island is getting bigger every year, but at the core are a group of creative dressers who have immersed themselves in 1920s styling, dance and playful...
This lady is hardcore. She wears tights through winter.
I am always interested in people who choose one aesthetic and stick to it.
There is a certain boldness and conviction in surrendering your image to a style of the past like mod.
Layering excites me. Geometrics and color mixes... I get hot just thinking about it.
When she unwraps herself, it's like...
I attended "Trouble in Toyland" last month.
These people are so creative!
I think I will let the pictures speak for themselves... And there are more to come
Blackmarket Boo asks: Are we not all unicorns, searching for our cravat? Blackmarket's creative work for a boutique retail chain lets her travel the world to offer you style inspiration from the street. She has studied Classics, creative writing and oil painting at Cambridge University, Columbia University and the Aegean Center for Fine Arts in Greece. She lives in New York.