Thinking Claire-ly

 

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Claire Sinclair in Kiki de Montparnasse Corset and Bustier for the April 2013 Cover of Vegas Rated Magazine

Claire Sinclair it the epitome of the classic Pin Up – heck, she even has her own Vegas show bearing the same name. So when we came up with the idea for cover, we decided to go against the grain and capture her in an even further vintage, somewhere along the lines of a sultry modern flapper.

Of course we had a few more pages to fill…

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Clutch Me to Death

Tory Burch Envelope Clutch

Tory Burch Envelope Clutch

Here is another collaboration between Mami Awamura, Jan Rude and Us (FrancisX2). Mami found some extraordinary clutches made to look like the ordinary, so we paid homage to the objects des arts by placing them in a field of their next of kin.

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Just the Fax!

More luxurious than your office fridge, if not, is your company hiring? Marie Turnor Lunch Bag Clutch

More luxurious than your office fridge, if not, is your company hiring? Marie Turnor Lunch Bag Clutch

Here are more photos from  the continuing series of Everyday Objects. We took these luxury clutches that have skeuomorphic characteristics (or facsimiles) and juxtaposed them with a mundane environment with which the clutches represent.

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