An earlier post. I’ve been getting back into The White Stripes recently. They really harnessed the power of retro and images. Now THEY are probably considered ‘retro’.
Sometimes you just look at something and you dig it. It’s love at first sight. You may not know why – but you fall in love with the look. It connects with something you already like – something deep inside you.
I must have been so influenced at a young age by posters for movies like Vertigo.
Later when “I fell for” the music of the White Stripes I also loved the look and the art work.
I love the whole White Stripes music and culture package – links to retro but with a modern edge.(well modern for back then when they were big!) I still dig them.
Then when Mad Men came out I fell in lust with the whole “look” of the show – including the opening titles and the Vertigo-inspired Art work.
When I was selecting a theme for this Sentimental As…
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