A long, long time ago, the house of Ed Hardy flourished. A-List celebrities like Tara Reid, Jessica Simpson‘s dad and some members of the Pussycat Dolls adored the house’s wares and were photographed by many paparazzi in sparkling, tattoo-inspired trucker hats. That time has passed. More
Topic: Christian Audigier
Founder and designer of the much-maligned Ed Hardy label, Christian Audigier, has put a few of his California properties on the market recently. The following is a tour of his hacienda in Topanga, which is not a made-up name for Corey’s girlfriend on Boy Meets World and as a native Californian, this is blowing my mind. Anyway, the asking price is $7.65 million and comes with all the steer skulls and fur throes you could ever dream of having. Anyway, we’re sure somewhere Jon Gosselin and Tara Reid are saving pennies for their dream home/sitcom premise, but until then, let’s just take a look and appreciate all the bad taste on display. I’ll be the pushy real estate agent, you be the sucker. Let’s do this, baby. More
He was just a simple tattoo artist before Christian Audigier had to go and ruin it for everybody. [Via The Los Angeles Times]
When you think about it, if we lived in a world without a brand like Ed Hardy, we’d probably have to invent it. Because there’s no other way to instantly know who all the assclowns are. – Buzzfeed
The Christian Audigier – he’d be the “brains” behind Ed Hardy – store in New York’s Nolita neighborhood has closed and may not reopen. There’s only one way to acknowledge this news properly – throw a party! Here are some … More
Then again, there were way fewer tattoos, giant jewel-encrusted pimp cup necklaces, and Jon Gosselins than I expected. So I guess that’s something. Overall, the show definitely had an “inspired by Bombshell McGee” feel to it. [Note: all images via … More
What are your influences? Rock and roll, Movies, the moving of people in the street. – Christian Audigier I believe it was Hemingway who found his inspiration by the standing-still-of-people-in-the-street.
Monsieur Bond (I don’t know how to make a gratuitous, horrible tilde on this computer) has you covered. Or at least your genitals. The company is not only producing condoms but also lubricant “in passionate flavors in ten assorted packets”. … More
“Victoria [Beckham], I’m not sure about. I like her, she’s a nice girl, but she is not completely my style. I have seen some of her designs – they are very simple. It’s difficult for an artist or a singer … More
Okay, the upside is that you’re having safe sex so you’re not going to give birth to one of Jon Gosselin’s babies. The downside is that you are are having sex with a man wearing an Ed Hardy condom that … More
“Worst ideas? Me? Whatever do you mean? There are no bad ideas.” – Christian Audigier Rompers.
“Obama was 200 percent advertising. I promote myself to sell my brands. Because now I am a kind of celeb. I am in a different world than the fashion industry. I am with Mick Jagger, Michael Jackson, Madonna. I build … More
“That’s good. The strip club is full of people! I know all of them when I go over there. Who don’t go to strip club when they are in L.A. or in whatever city? Las Vegas. I believe there’s no … More
December of last year, a lot of famous people went on their end of year vacations to the beach. The fashion designers we love went all out with their swimwears. Giorgio Armani for example. He proudly showed off his bikini … More