From the past: Unkle – Celestial Annihilation

We’re rockin’ through today with this atmospheric number from Unkle’s 1998 Psyence Fiction output. Join us – and the dolphins – in busting some Tuesday moves.

Elvis Mondays: the star on behaving your best

“I ain’t no saint but I’ve tried never to do anything that would hurt my family or offend God.” – Elvis Presley

Elvis Mondays: the star on busting moves

“Music should be something that makes you gotta move, inside or outside.” – Elvis Presley.

Can’t Stop, Won’t Stop Listenin’

Back in ’65, English beat group The Fortunes hit no. 7 in the U.K. charts with this swinging ditty. It wasn’t until almost a decade later that The Drifters re-invented it with a… Continue reading

Elvis Mondays: the King on the future

“Do something worth remembering.” – Elvis Presley

Elvis Mondays: the star on staying sane

“I’m trying to keep a level head. You have to be careful out in the world. It’s so easy to get turned.” — Elvis Presley

I’m running away to a typing pool

Not quite – but if anyone knows one as chic as Orla Keily‘s (and there’s the offer of a complimentary as-featured Orla mustard print frock involved) I’ll be donning my sneakers as fast… Continue reading

Elvis Mondays: the King on criticising others

“Don’t criticise what you don’t understand, son; you never walked in that man’s shoes.”

Elvis Mondays: The King on his career

“I was training to be an electrician. I suppose I got wired the wrong way round somewhere along the line.” – Elvis Presley.    

Elvis Mondays: The star on being a role model

“The image is one thing and the human being is another… it’s very hard to live up to an image.” – Elvis, 1972

An oldie but a goody

Three sisters, one astonishing sound.

From this moment on: Mondays become ‘Elvis Days’

Yep, you heard us right. Expect a new photo of the king right here every single week. You’re welcome.

Food for thought

That is all. Image: I hear noises on Flickr.

There must be more

Two tunes (on a very testing Thursday) are getting me through not just the day but unfortunately, a rather challenging time. I’ll spare you the diatribe and simply urge you to turn your… Continue reading

Tomorrow: £5 Facebook sale

We’re having a proper clear out here at Tinker Tailor so at 7 p.m. GMT, Monday 26th August – that’s TOMORROW – we will be having a £5 sale on Facebook. What will… Continue reading

tschüss! launches on ASOS Marketplace

First our in-house label, tschüss!, opened a shop upon Etsy; now we’re rather excited to share with you that we’ve just launched on ASOS Marketplace. You’ll find the lovely Karen (whom happens to… Continue reading

Anything but the blues

If there’s one song I can’t quite get enough of right now, it’s Elvis’ Wooden Heart. It’s softly soothing and utterly heart-warming (the perfect antidote to a stressful week); especially once you check… Continue reading

Wild, wonderful beauty

There are few things I love more than the wild beauty of the horse. I’m far from alone though; culture community Nowness recently collaborated with filmaker Glen Milner to capture these fascinating beasts… Continue reading

Hackney Hipsters for one day only

Just a quick note to let you know we’ll be hanging out in so-hip-it-hurts Hackney tomorrow (at ‘Stokey Village Hall‘, to be exact). We’ll be at the debut Hackney Flea with our tschüss! collection,… Continue reading

Technicolour boots, shredded denim and sunshine

While the sun was beating down on what’s probably been the hottest day of the year so far, last Saturday saw us and our tschüss! collection take to Pratts & Payne in Streatham for… Continue reading