16 Feb
Solid brass Italian hardware with an antiqued nickel finish

The story goes that while traveling the French Riviera, designer Marc Marmel realized that the luggage needs of the well-heeled travelers were not being adequately served. So, as Neiman Marcus explains, Marmel created “custom-made pieces that harken back to the designer luggage of a bygone era, luggage that combines functionality with inimitable style.” Each of the […]


10 Feb
5 top producers perform with unexpected collaborators to surprisingly good results

Caught the official premier of the documentary RE:GENERATION last night at the Mann Chinese theater, and have to say we were pretty impressed. LIAS previewed the RE:GENERATION Music Project late last year when we were leaked a teaser and were hopeful with what we’d seen, but the finished product really takes the potential of the concept to […]


16 Dec
Zuriick Shoes sponsors our best FASHION stories of 2011

Zuriick is proud to present LIAS Year In Style, the third installment of our Best Of 2011 retrospective series (after ART and BOOKS). We obviously cover a lot of fashion here at Lost In a Supermarket, so extracting only 10 brands, items, stories and exclusive interviews was a tough job. Arguments were had. Sartorial accusations […]


7 Nov
A look behind the the controversial Chinese artist

Alison Klayman, a documentarian whose stories have been featured on Current TV, AP Television and CBC, is the woman behind the newest documentary on Ai Weiwei — the famed Chinese contemporary artist and human rights activist (and man behind the impressive Forever Bicycles exhibit). In the film Never Sorry, viewers get a look at the […]


6 May
Three lucky winners get their wardrobes boosted

Thanks to all the readers who took part in our Le Noeud Papillon & Lost In a Supermarket Silk Bow Tie GIVEAWAY — one very lucky (and funny) reader won a beautiful Italian silk tie and 2 others picked up silk pocket squares as runner-up prizes. The announced winner are up on our Facebook WINNER […]


4 May
Class up your act with one swift victory

If you want to class up your act with one swift sartorial blow, enter our Le Noeud Papillon & Lost In a Supermarket Silk Bow Tie GIVEAWAY today and win a beautiful Italian silk tie (or 2 silk pocket squares as runner-ups). All you gotta do is write on our Facebook GIVEAWAY post telling us why […]


2 May
Jacquard woven silk tie and 2 pocket squares to lucky readers

A couple weeks ago we showed you Le Noeud Papillon’s Jacquard Woven Silk Bow Ties for the discriminating gentleman, and readers loved what they saw. Which makes me happy to know that LIAS readers care about quality craftsmanship, and people who push outside the standards of their fields to create something that is legitimately valuable, […]


8 Apr
Nicholas Atgemis puts Sydney on the well-crafted luxury map

Nicholas Atgemis doesn’t believe that luxurious goods — truly exceptional, well crafted menswear — need arrive from Milan or Paris or London or New York to be considered premium. With his Le Noeud Papillon label, Atgemis is looking to put Sydney on the luxury map by offering limited edition bow ties and pocket squares featuring […]