Wednesday, 29 September 2010

Frozen Bra Men

Distinctly fruity, they were discovered lurking in the deep freeze department of my local supermarket in Amsterdam.

Photo: Profoundly Superficial

Saturday, 25 September 2010

Mini Me and Mini You

I spotted these adorable mini thems in the window of fashion designer Sophie Hong's boutique in Palais Royale, Paris. And yes, she does look just like her doll!

Photo: Profoundly Superficial

Wednesday, 22 September 2010

Erkan Çoruh

A creation from Turkish fashion designer Erkan Çoruh's Women of Allah collection. Very stylish, very thought provoking.
All images © Erkan Çoruh

Saturday, 18 September 2010


The defaced poster of a female candidate participating Afghanistan's upcoming parliamentary elections.

Wednesday, 15 September 2010

Détective Duluc, Part Two

Is that the sound of Détective Duluc's 1955 Citroën DS drawing up outside? Can he save the female photographer from the dastardly intruder?
Photo: Profoundly Superficial, Paris

Saturday, 11 September 2010

Profoundly Superficial; the Website

This anxious-looking pharaonic MC has an important announcement to make: the Profoundly Superficial website is now up and running. Designed and built by my super-talented friends Jane and Al Steger-Lewis, it can be reached at

Please drop by! You'll be most welcome.

Photo: Profoundly Superficial

Saturday, 4 September 2010

In the Shadow of the Louvre

A rainy day at a detective agency opposite the Louvre in Paris. I imagine Monsieur Duluc heading towards the museum where a body has been found beneath the all-knowing eyes of the Mona Lisa...

Photo: Profoundly Superficial

Wednesday, 1 September 2010

Want One?

Barneys of New York commissioned the Brooklyn-based artist Andrew Yang to make these slightly scary replicas of fashions mavens Anna Wintour and Grace Coddington.

As of August 31, the dolls will be auctioned off on with the proceeds benefiting The New York City Aids Fund.

Photo: Joshua David McKenney