"From the Lululemon shopping bag: 'Friends are more important than money.' Duh. 'Breathe deeply.' Yes, or else you will be dead. 'Jealousy works the opposite way you want it to.' Since when was jealousy a strategy? Jealousy is a state of mind, not a plan of action. 'Creativity is maximized when you’re living in the moment.' I don’t know what that means. And I can’t stand the passive voice." --T's Alex Kuczynski on the proliferation of motivational phrases splayed on clothing and accessories.
Lulu Guinness Next in Line for a Uniqlo T-Shirt Collaboration
Yesterday we stopped by Lulu Guinness's West Village boutique to peek the Fall 2011 collection, and say hello to the gracious Lulu herself. She showed us the gorgeous patent Bordeaux bags as well as the illustrated cross bodies, which have been selling particularly well in Hong Kong. The UK-based designer says that the city, which she recently returned from, reminds her of New York 20 years ago. "It feels like anything is possible there," she told us over champagne and truffles.