Works, Faith, and the Paradox of Grace
One of the most paradoxical aspects of the spiritual life is the tension between human effort and Divine generosity. That is, the question of whether we are saved by what we do or by what God does. Confusion arises because we are quite clearly told in scripture that we must do certain things. We must forgive or […]?
Mister Freedom is a retail space/design studio created by Christophe Loiron, French expatriate to California in 1990. The concept operates at the current Hollywood, CA location since 2003. he brick building at 7161 Beverly Boulevard is filled with a huge inventory of vintage clothing, footwear and accessories for men and women from the 1850’s to the present. The Store also offers rare textiles, vintage books as well as antique props for deco. This extensive eclectic collection of vintage…
My Dad, 1949
I have no idea where he was going and what he was going to do. Looks like a gas can and my Mom's purse he's carrying. I loved my Dad so much. He was the greatest man I ever knew. He's was the only man i could ever count on. He's outfit is 100% thrifted. Pretty cool if you ask me. He snatched up those shoes real quick. Mom said they were practicallly brand new
Atelier de l´Armée | Official
Atelier de l´Armée - The army has been a major influence on the emergence of Atelier de l'Armée. The equipment they have, but also the fabrics they use in the army have inspired us for a lot of our creations. Alike the army, mountaineering hauls a lot of key elements which are important to us.
These men are not gay | This is not a farmer | Disfarmer
Perhaps an example of the original hipsters? I almost queued this up on Tumblr with a witty descriptor without a second thought. I probed a little deeper into the history of this image and am glad I did. It turns out to be a jewel of a photo that takes us on an exploration of the deep south. The sixth of seven children born to a large German immigrant family in rural Arkansas, Mike Meyers (1884-1959) separated from his background and renamed himself Disfarmer. It is said that "he even…