Daily Archives: June 11, 2011



When PR guru, Igor Josif and Holly Becker, Interior Designer and author of the inspiring book Decorate got talking about stripes, it was only a matter of time before their creative banter turned into something of a personal challenge. Could they host a virtual #Stripmania party on twitter?

 The concept is simple. You upload a picture of yourself, wearing stripes to your blog, website, flickr, twitpic etc and tweet the link to @IgorJosif and @decor8 with the hashtag #stripemania before Monday 13th June.

Stripes on a Paris street (photo from flickr by Andrew White)


When I stopped to think about it, stripes are everywhere. Obviously, like most of the brilliant design ideas, Mother Nature got in there first and from there the world of stripes has evolved. Like me, you may have often wondered if a zebra is white with black stripes or black with white stripes… Continue reading