Sew & Tell

Premiere DateJun 8, 2012
Categories Media Talk
00:00 DJ Marie (Underneath: Her Fantasy Matthew Dear)
02:57 Interview with Penelope Sacorafou of Fox & Squirrel
10:43 DJ Marie
11:43 Trembling Hands The Temper Trap
16:11 Fun Dent May
19:08 Perfect Ten Jaill
21:53 DJ Marie
23:01 Interview with Penelope Sacorafou
28:01 DJ Marie
28:53 Races Glen Hansard
33:18 Leading Me Now The Tallest Man On Earth
36:37 Lays Around Lazy White Violet
40:23 DJ Marie
41:14 Interview with Penelope Sacorafou
49:00 DJ Marie
51:15 Nunca Trails And Ways
55:23 Finish

Happy Fashion Friday! On this week’s Sew & Tell, I had the honor of chatting with Penelope Sacorafou of the London-based company Fox & Squirrel. Fox & Squirrel offers a variety of cultural lifestyle walks – tours that take you around London to some of its best fashion, art, and vintage spots. On today’s show, Penelope will talk about how she and co-founder Jojo Provatidou met and started Fox & Squirrel, some of her favorite independent designers in today’s London fashion industry, what “sustainable style” truly means and how they incorporate consumer education into their walks, and potentially detrimental impact that the Olympics could have on local London culture.

Plus, new music from a host of great BTR artists, including Dent May, Glen Hansard, The Tallest Man On Earth, The Temper Trap and more. So stick around, and learn how to shop like an Anglophile!


Fox & Squirrel Lifestyle Walks
(Photos courtesy of Fox & Squirrel)


*Also, be sure to check out the Fox & Squirrel blog for fashion updates and LFW reviews, as well as their online shop recommendations!


Dent May
(Photo by Denny Renshaw)
June 15 – Bryan Street Tavern – Dallas, TX
June 16 – Red 7 – Austin, TX
June 17 – The Korova – San Antonio, TX
June 18 – The Prairie Fire Theatre – Lubbock, TX
June 20 – Solar Culture Gallery & Performance Space – Tucson, AZ
June 21 – The Crescent Ballroom – Phoenix, AZ
June 22 – The Casbah – San Diego, CA
June 23 – The Smell – Los Angeles, CA
June 24 – Alex’s Bar – Long Beach, CA
June 26 – Biko Garage – Isla Vista, CA
June 27 – Blank Club – San Jose, CA
June 28 – The Crepe Place – Santa Cruz, CA
June 29 – The New Parish – Oakland, CA
June 30 – Elbo Room – San Francisco, CA
July 2 – Jambalaya – Arcata, CA
July 3 – The Northern – Olympia, WA
July 5 – The Waldorf Hotel – Vancouver, British Columbia
July 6 – Chop Suey – Seattle, WA
July 7 – East End – Portland, OR
July 8 – VFW Hall – Missoula, MT
July 10 – The Aquarium – Fargo, ND
July 12 – Memorial Union Terrace – Madison, WI
July 14 – Beachland Tavern – Cleveland, OH
July 15 – Pyramid Scheme – Grand Rapids, MI
July 16 – The Shop Under Parts & Labour – Toronto, Ontario
July 17 – Casa Del Popolo – Montreal, Quebec
July 20 – Mercury Lounge – New York, NY
July 21 – Glasslands Gallery – Brooklyn, NY
July 22 – DC9 – Washington, D.C.
July 23 – Blind Tiger – Greensboro, NC
July 24 – The Earl – East Atlanta, GA
July 25 – Vertical House Records – Huntsville, AL
July 26 – Georgia Theatre – Athens, GA


Jaill
(Photo by Tom Grimm)
June 8 – Bay View Bowl – Milwaukee, WI
June 9 – Green Bay Distillery – Ashwaubenon, WI
June 12 – Reckless Records – Chicago, IL
June 14 – Exclusive Company – Madison, WI
July 17 – Triple Rock Social Club – Minneapolis, MN
July 20 – 22 – Capitol Hill Block Party – Seattle, WA
July 21 – Biltmore Cabaret – Vancouver, British Columbia
July 23 – Doug Fir Lounge – Portland, OR
July 25 – Harlow’s – Sacramento, CA
July 26 – Bottom of the Hill – San Francisco, CA
July 27 – The Echo – Los Angeles, CA
July 28 – Soda Bar – San Diego, CA
July 29 – Club Congress – Tucson, AZ
Aug 3 – Bryan St. Tavern – Dallas, TX


White Violet
(Photo by Eddie Whelan)
June 12 – High Watt – Nashville, TN
July 1 – The Bell House – Brooklyn, NY

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…

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