Dial P For Powder

An awesome Surrealist compact, designed by Salvador Dali in 1935 for the designer Elsa Schiaparelli, is up for auction on eBay. We're guessing the bidding starts at "out of out price range." [BoingBoing] » 3/11/09 9:45am 3/11/09 9:45am

Vogue Model/Photographer/Muse Suspected Of Spying In Wartime

Lee Miller — Surrealist muse, WWII photojournalist, Vogue staffer, gourmet cook — is pretty much the archetypal model-slash. But it was Miller's rumored communism that led the MI5 to spy on her for 20 years. » 3/03/09 3:00pm 3/03/09 3:00pm

Snap Into A Chanel

If you're anything like us, the first thing you'll think when you see this uncanny beef jerky "Chanel" bag is, Beware of Dog! The purse was made by design student Nancy Wu at the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, CA; we'd really like to hear what Kaiser Karl would have to say about this one. (And yes, we do… » 12/16/08 6:40pm 12/16/08 6:40pm