Monday, October 29, 2007

Function v. Fashion



Photo via
Brian Caissie

Trends are only trends. Toss 'em aside and go with whatever works.

Today's music is "John Henry" by Bruce Springsteen & the Seeger Sessions Band.

5 comments:

Simon said...

Utility is the new design.

Function = Fashion.

Anonymous said...

hopefully things go that way. there's still a lot of waste and useless out there though...

m.

lawless said...

There is a certain utilitarianism in simplicity.

Anonymous said...

there certainly is. i'm on a big reduction program these days. the less is more thing...trying to learn how to live according to needs instead of wants, and to create instead of consume. it's not easy, though, breaking out of the babylon system...

m.

ras said...

peep the interview between Tom Brokaw and Yvone Chouinard on Pataginia's cleanest line for some inspirational moments in simplicity.