Sew & Tell

Premiere DateMar 1, 2013
Categories Media Talk
00:00 DJ Marie (Underneath: People Can Do The Most Amazing Things (Dominique Leone Edit) Kisses)
03:10 Interview with Lizzie Garrett of Tomboy Style
13:16 DJ Marie
14:09 Love Is Won Lia Ices
19:24 24 Bit Cat Power
23:52 DJ Marie
24:42 Interview with Lizzie Garrett of Tomboy Style
32:57 DJ Marie
34:38 Used To Be Beach House
38:20 Lay Your Cards Out (ft. Mike Noyce of Bon Iver) POLICA
42:21 DJ Marie
43:04 Fashion News Update with Dane Feldman: Couture Fashion Week & The Oscars
63:19 DJ Marie
66:36 Finish

What do Katharine Hepburn, Emmylou Harris, Jane Birkin and Coco Chanel have in common? Classic, fearless Tomboy Style! And for today’s show, I got to talk with the founder and writer behind this beautiful, award-winning blog and book, Lizzie Garrett. Tune in to hear us chat about tomboy style icons from yesterday and today, and what it takes to be a savvy tomboy.

PLUS! Exciting new weekly segment making it’s debut on Sew & Tell today – I’m joined by fashion news commentator and dapper gent, BTR’s Dane Feldman. Together we’ll share some news updates from this past week, talk about Dane’s recent trip to the lesser-known Couture Fashion Week, and review Sunday’s Oscar looks!

And of course, some great new music to go with the great conversation – tracks today from Lia Ices, Cat Power, Beach House, and POLICA. This hour of Sew & Tell is EPIC, so jump-start your weekend right now with fashion fun on BreakThru Radio!

Selections from Tomboy Style by Lizzie Garrett
(Photos as credited)

Tomboy Style Icons, Past & Present

Katharine Hepburn

Emmylou Harris

Coco Chanel

Charlotte Gainsbourg

Jane Birkin (also Charlotte’s mom!)

Vintage-inspired Tomboy Uniforms & Moments

Snurfing Safari

Glamour Pants

Paddle Tennis

(Product pages courtesy of Lizzie Garrett)

Tomboy-friendly designer profiles

Samantha Pleet

Amanda and Melanie Kain of Kain

(Photo credits, top to bottom: Samantha Pleet S/S 2013 photos courtesy of Samantha Pleet; Kain photos courtesy of Kain)

Awesome accessories for the tomboy wardrobe

Block Shop Scarves

La Matera Belts

Mark McNairy X Kletterwerks

(Photo credits, top to bottom: Block Shop scarves courtesy of Block Shop; La Matera belts courtesy of La Matera; Mark McNairy X Kletterwerks backpack courtesy of Mark McNairy)

Profiles of inspiring real-life Tomboys!

Erin Austen Abbott: Fine art photographer and owner of Amelia boutique

Hilary Walsh: Photographer and designer

(Photo credits, top to bottom: Photo of Erin Austen Abbott courtesy of Lizzie Garrett; Photos of Hilary Walsh and her studio courtesy of Lizzie Garrett)

*Buy the beautiful Tomboy Style book here! It makes a great gift for your bff, mom, or just for you! And don’t forget to follow the Tomboy Style Facebook page for all the latest developments and blog posts!

*And click here to see photos from designer Amal Sarieddine‘s F/W 2013 runway show, and to learn more about New York’s Couture Fashion Week!

Cat Power
March 1 – Newcastle Panthers – Newcastle, Australia
March 2 – Enmore Theatre – Sydney, Australia
March 5 – The Tivoli – Fortitude Valley, Australia
March 7 – Forum – Melbourne, Australia
March 9 – Golden Plains Festival – Meredith, Australia
June 13 – 16 – Bonnaroo Music Festival – Manchester, TN

Beach House
April 8 – Tricky Falls – El Paso, TX
April 9 – The Crescent Ballroom – Phoenix, AZ
April 10 – The Glass House – Pomona, CA
April 12 – 14 – Coachella @ Empire Polo Field – Indio, CA
April 15 – House of Blues – Las Vegas, NV
April 16 – The Fillmore – San Francisco, CA
April 17 – Henry Miller Memorial Library – Big Sur, CA
April 21 – The Crowley Theatre at Ballroom Marfa – Marfa, TX
April 23 – Lyric Theatre – Oxford, MS
April 24 – Bogart’s Cincinnati – Cincinnati, OH
April 26 – Modell Performing Arts Center at the Lyric – Baltimore, MD
June 7 – 9 – The Governors Ball Music Festival @ Randall’s Island – New York, NY
June 13 – 16 – Bonnaroo Music Festival – Manchester, TN

March 8 – 10 – Snowball Music Festival @ Grand Park – Winter Park, CO
March 15 – Le Trabendo – Paris, France
March 16 – Plaza – Zurich, Switzerland
March 18 – Den Atelier – Luxembourg
March 19 – Ancienne Belgique – Brussels, Belgium
March 20 – Paradiso Grote Zaal – Amsterdam, Netherlands
March 21 – O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire – London, United Kingdom
March 22 – HMV Institute – Digbeth, United Kingdom
March 23 – Whelan’s – Dublin, Ireland
April 5 – Neptune Theatre – Seattle, WA
April 6 – Wonder Ballroom – Portland, OR
April 7 – Fortune Sound Club – Vancouver, British Columbia
April 10 – Rio Theatre – Santa Cruz, CA
April 11 – Harlow’s – Sacramento, CA
April 12 – Coachella – Indio, CA
April 13 – Mezzanine – San Francisco, CA
April 15 – Rhythm Room – Phoenix, AZ
April 16 – The Observatory – Santa Ana, CA
April 18 – The Casbah – San Diego, CA
April 20 – Rialto Theatre – Tucson, AZ
April 22 – Bluebird Theater – Denver, CO
April 23 – The Waiting Room – Omaha, NE

Host Britt
Britt (formerly DJ Marie) has a passion for all forms of art, as well as for the creative process. She has a BA in Communications/Theater and a Post-Bacc in Photography from Maine Media Workshops. Britt began…