Santa Barbara, California
Senior Digital Editor at Pacific Standard
“To celebrate the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil, Donatella Versace has created a special t-shirt that combines the passions of football with the vivid iconography of the Versace DNA. A brand new Versace baroque print is created using the colors of a Brazilian carnival, decorated with repeated images footballs and flowers. Gold chains and leopard print add luxury, while silhouettes of football players connect the glamour of Versace with the sportsmanship of Brazil. At the heart of the t-shirt is the iconic Medusa head, with a special Versace rock twist.”
I was in Europe last week, chasing around soccer games.
Main takeaways: The F in FC Barcelona is hard not to love; the person in the above photo is a human multiverse; there are some really terrible seats at Stamford Bridge. Also, speaking Spanish to a German cab driver will get you nowhere.
Hamilton Leithauser is an icon in my mind
Listening to this on a loop, ‘til I die.