Tag Archives: Africa

Shwood Sunglasses are Shweet !!!

Shwood is a Portland, Oregon based design company of these handmade, all-wood-framed shades-

Shwood currently gets its lumber shipped in from sustainably-harvested operations in Africa.

All styles are available with a selection of variously-tinted polarized lenses, which reduce glare…so basically this chopped down tree will still give shade !!!

Other things WOOD related from the SampleSaleShop.com vault :  GoodWoodNYC-  World Cup Wood Medallions

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Boxing Kitten: Resort 2010 Preview Event

Float like a butterfly, sting like a bee!

On May 13th, Boxing Kitten will host a preview for their Resort 2010 collection at the Soho Rooftop in New York City. The collection was inspired by Josephine Baker. Here is a preview of two looks.

Boxing Kitten Resort 2010 Event Image

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Brand 411: Are you up on Boxing Kitten? Designed by Maya A. Lake, the line is all about empowering women with African-inspired prints and classic, 60’s silhouettes from the Civil Rights movement.

Boxing Kitten

Celebrity fans include Beyonce and Alicia Keys, who wore Boxing Kitten in their “Put It In A Love Song” video, filmed in Brazil.

Footage from Beyonce & Alicia Keys’ “Put It In A Love Song” shoot

(source: High Snobette, SheBreathes)