Daphne Guinness in a one-of-a-kind dress created by Iris Van Herpen, for the Splash project by Show Studio. Nick Knight captured Guinness being splashed with black and clear water, and then offer up the footage to Van Herpen to create this unique Water dress.
Check out the Splash project @ Show Studio
The winner of Ru Paul’s Drag Race season 05, the amazing narcoleptic queen Jinkx Monsoon aka drag performer Jerick Hoffer, as Little Edie Bouvier Beale and my fav gal Alaska Thunderfuck aka drag performer Justin Andrew Honard, one of the top 3 queens this year, serving fish at RPDR.
Location: Russian village of Kamarchaga, Siberian taiga
Artist/Designer/Architect: Pensioner Olga Kostina
Material: 30.000 plastic bottle caps
Technique: conventional macrame technique of weaving and knit knots
Spring festivals in the Pyrenees feature local men playing the role of bears awakening from hibernation
Every five years the men of Telfs collect lichen to create Wilder Mann, or Wild Man, costumes for the town’s Carnival festival. Tradition dictates that they nibble on a piece of this lichen before the festivities.
Macidulas on New Year’s Day
Strohmann at Carnival
On New Year’s Day men cover themselves with goatskins to impersonate the Kukeri, who both embody and chase away evil spirits. In the past they’d brush against women to bestow fertility.
Juantramposo, a mischief-maker, appears on Mardi Gras in Alsasua. The festival ends with all the participants taking part in a celebratory dance.
Portraits of men in traditional ritual costumes for festivals that occur across Europe from the beginning of December until Easter by photographer Charles Fréger
Read more @ National Geographic
Miss Idaho Potato 1935 via retronaut
A hand-picked selection from Americal Apparel‘s slideshows presenting an ideal word were all the girls are pretty, long-haired, young, stylish, fit, gracious, healthy, full of promises, the sun is shining and everything smells of candy!
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