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NW Industrial

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Local street art taken in NW Industrial area under Vaughn St exit Photo courtesy of: Veronica Greene Hairdresser Extraordinaire

Weezer in Portland!

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Weezer played Pioneer Courthouse Square Friday evening. They welcomed the opening of the new Microsoft store at Pioneer Place Mall. 330 SW Yamhill Street Portland, OR 97204

Throwback Thursday!

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Here is a Pic of your BUZZCUTT team at FashioNXT 2012

Fade to Light 2013

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Here are some photos from last Wednesday’s Fade To Light fashion show at The Crystal Ballroom. This show and production really take the cake for letting the featured designers truly be able to… Continue reading

ORANJ STUDIO GALLERY OPENING

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On Saturday, The Buzzcutt was invited to an upscale art gallery opening at Oranj Studio, a hair studio and gallery. This month, they featured artists Connie Tang and Adam Waggener. Waggener had an… Continue reading

Damn Son!

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Your Buzzcutt Editors here at the 2012 Portland Fashion and Style Awards! Held Friday, October 5th. Working the red carpet and busting out interviews! Photo by Domondon

A Sofa Styled With Eastpak Backpack Details

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Belgian design firm Quinze & milan collaborated with outdoor brand Eastpak to create the Club Sofa 01, a sofa styled with backpack details (zippered pockets, etc.). It is available to purchase in either… Continue reading

The Curious Self-Serving Machines of Dan Grayber

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San Francisco-based artist Dan Grayber builds intricate machine sculptures that, rather than serve humans, fulfill their own mechanical needs. Many of his machines use elaborate mechanisms simply to hold themselves up: they cling… Continue reading

The Algae Opera, A Singer’s Breath Feeds Algae Which is Fed to the Audience

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In the bizarre performance art piece “The Algae Opera,” an opera singer’s breath was used to feed algae which in turn was fed to the audience (video). A special mask captured the singer’s… Continue reading

Circuit Board London Underground Map by Yuri Suzuki

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Japanese designer Yuri Suzuki created this wonderful London Underground map on a printed circuit board (video). As an added bonus, the map is also a radio. Suzuki is currently a designer in residence… Continue reading

Fade to Light: Bryce Black of Studio SKB

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One of our favorite local designers, Bryce Black, also known from Project Runway, showcased his latest collection at the Fade to Light fashion show this past Wednesday at the Crystal Ballroom. He showed… Continue reading

Fade to Light Fashion Show

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This past Wednesday night at the Crystal Ballroom, the Fade to Light fashion show presented the latest local designer collections from: Studio SKB by Sharon Blair, Bryce Black, Ms. Wood, Clair Vintage, Chicago… Continue reading

Fade to Light: Ms. Wood

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Ms. Wood is known for her unique style of wood-worked, Geisha style platforms and her upscale, independent looks for women. She was one of the designers who showcased their new lines this past… Continue reading

ELECTRON

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ELECTRON

FEVER

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FEVER

Sugar Does Portland

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FEBRUARY 10TH, 2012 THE REFUGE – 116 SE YAMHILL, 97215

Fuze It Worldwide

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Spherical Flying Drone Hovers Like a Helicopter, Flies at 40 mph

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Japan’s Ministry of Defense has developed a 16″ diameter remote-controlled spherical flying drone that can hover, fly horizontally at 40 mph, and even roll across the ground (see a video of the craft… Continue reading

Baggy Winecoat, A Portable Bag-In-Box Wine Purse

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Jakob Wagner Design in Denmark has created the Baggy Winecoat which is essentially a portable wine purse for Bag-in-Box wine and is a much more civilized way to tote around booze than a… Continue reading

Go Beyond the Cover, A Demo of the Transformative Power of Makeup

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In this dramatic demonstration of the ability of makeup to transform a person’s appearance, the model in this video reveals a most unexpected secret under layers of professionally applied makeup. He is in… Continue reading

Man Has Smartphone Dock Installed In His Prosthetic Arm

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Trevor Prideaux, a British man born without a left arm, has always struggled with using a smartphone one-handed. So he had theExeter Mobility Centre build a smartphone dock into his prosthetic arm. As… Continue reading

Tools of Criminal Mischief: The Cans, Vintage Spraypaint Can Poster Set

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The Tools of Criminal Mischief: The Cans is a 3-part poster set that shows images of vintage spraypaint cans. The poster set is a companion piece to the book titled Tools of Criminal… Continue reading

Dog Mustache

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The Humunga Stache by Moody Pet is a mustache-shaped rubber ball dog toy that gives the appearance that your canine is donning fancy facial hair. Humunga Stache is made of extremely durable, natural… Continue reading

Street Artist Olek Crochet-Bombs Astor Place Cube in New York City

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Polish-born street artist Agata Oleksiak, simply known as Olek, has crochet-bombed New York City’s Astor Place Cube sculpture, officially titled Alamo, covering the entire piece in brightly-colored crocheted yarn. She asked filmmaker Eric… Continue reading

Alternative Hair Show at the Moscow Kremlin

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Started in 1983, the Alternative Hair Show event has been an annual fundraiser to benefit the nonprofit organization, Leukaemia and Lymphoma Research. The 2011 Illusion event was held September 28, 2011 in the… Continue reading

Star Wars AT-AT Dog Costume

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Katie Mello, an artist at the animation studio LAIKA, made an awesome Star Wars AT-AT costume for her dog Bones. via Super Punch photo via LAIKA Read more…

BUZZCAM Portland Fashion Week 2011: Night 4

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BUZZCAM Portland Fashion Week 2011: Night 3

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BUZZCAM Portland Fashion Week 2011: Night 2

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BUZZCAM Portland Fashion Week 2011: Opening Night

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NOMINATE THE BUZZCUTT FOR BEST FASHION PUBLICATION

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PFSA coming January 2012 – Nominate us for BEST FASHION PUBLICATION! CLICK THE PHOTO ABOVE TO NOMINATE make sure to use email address: contact@thebuzzcutt.com  when filling out the nomination form portlandfashionandstyleawards.com

Daft Punk Helmet (Thomas Bangalter Version) by Volpin Props

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Harrison Krix of Volpin Props created an amazing replica of the Daft Punk helmet worn by Daft Punk co-founder Thomas Bangalter. It is a follow-up to the Daft Punk helmet he made based… Continue reading

Cyber Sculptures, Charmingly Odd Robot Figures by Himatic

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Italian artist Andrea Petrachi (aka Himatic) creates wonderfully odd and expressive “cyber sculptures” from discarded electronics, consumer goods, and toys. The work is meant to be “a symbol of our out-of-control desire to… Continue reading

Osaka Station Water Clock

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Osaka Station City features a dot matrix water clock that shows the time as well as astonishingly complex graphics, all with drops of falling water (see a video of the clock in action… Continue reading

Objects of Co-Dependency, Conjoined Objects by Keetra Dean Dixon

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“Objects of Co-Dependency” is a sculpture series of everyday objects that are joined together. The series is by artist Keetra Dean Dixon. via meme-meme

Present Arms, 12 Neck Guitar Sculptures by Yoshihiko Satoh

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Japanese artist Yoshihiko Satoh seamlessly connects multiple guitars together into giant 12 neck guitar sculptures he calls “Present Arms.” The guitars are currently on display at the Roentgenwerke gallery in Tokyo, through August… Continue reading

Desktop Jellyfish Tank by Jellyfish Art

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Jellyfish Art, the San Francisco-based purveyor of jellyfish aquariums, has developed a desktop aquarium for the desk-bound jellyfish enthusiast. Founder Alex Andon israising funds to finance production of the new aquariums on Kickstarter.… Continue reading

Plantbombing, Yarn Bombing With Plants

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In what may be the sweetest collaboration for a couple ever, urban knitter Heather Powazek Champ came up with a project that combines her love of knitting with her husband’s love of plants.… Continue reading

The NES Guitar

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Hey, if you can dream up your childhood in a practical or completely impractical way, we say go for it. This is what we know of the NES Guitar: Custom 6 String Electric… Continue reading

SEGA’s Urine -Controlled Video Games

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This goes under weird shit boys are into. Girls sit on a toilet and pee, nothing fancy. Posted By The Citrus Report Via Laughing Squid Read more…

Exquisite Paper-Cut Faux Eyelashes

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Taiwanese designer Ting yu Wang has put a new twist on the Chinese art of papercutting with these exquisite paper eyelashes. Modeled by the lovely British DJ duo, The Broken Hearts, these eye-catching… Continue reading

The PAS House, A Concept House Designed For Skateboarding

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The PAS House is a home in which nearly every surface can be used for skateboarding, from the walls to the bed. The house is a collaboration between architect Francois Perrin, designer Gil… Continue reading

Scientists Develop Robotic Tentacle Inspired by Octopus

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A team of European scientists has developed a working robotic tentacle inspired by the arm of an octopus. Like its slithery natural cousin, the robotic tentacle is soft and can be stiffened to… Continue reading

Meowtron

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Meowtron, by Mark James Yamamoto Kube, is here to ensure you have a Happy Caturday! via Mike Mitchell & Derek Hunter

American Apparel Teams Up With eBay

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Shopping for American Apparel online is about to get easier. The hipster retailer is teaming up with eBay to launch their own storefront on the auction website starting in September. When asked about… Continue reading

Alexander McQueen Left $80,000 To His Dogs

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Alexander McQueen‘s dogs are set for life! According to the late designer’s will, Lee set aside a little over $80,000 to be put in a trust for the upkeep of his beloved pups… Continue reading

GaGa Paints The Town Blue

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Lady GaGa was looking blue when she stopped by AMP Radio to chat with Carson Daly on Tuesday. GaGaloo arrived at the El Lay station in a structured jacket adorned with nipple shields,… Continue reading

Love & Hate: Grenade, Brass Knuckles, and Glock Pistol in Felted Wool

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“Love & Hate” by Nifer Fahrion of NifNaks is a wonderful triptych of three full scale weapons rendered in wool felt: a fragmentation grenade, brass knuckles, and a Glock handgun. Each piece was… Continue reading

Robot Film Festival In New York City

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The tentacular Heather Knight of Marilyn Monrobot, JPL, Carnegie-Mellon, RoboGames, etc, etc, etc, has hatched another brilliant scheme for Robot World Domination – what we hope is the first annual Robot Film Festival,… Continue reading

Digitized Eyeshadow Replaces Makeup With Wearable LEDs

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“Digitized Eyeshadow” by design student Lulin Ding is a design concept that replaces traditional eyeshadow with light from wearable LEDs. via Technabog Read more…

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