Infinitely Bad Taste

Jhane Barnes fractal sweater

Izzy has long been fascinated by the mathematical constructs known as fractals, infinitely recursive self-similar shapes that can be quite beautiful. (Their nature is easier to understand when seen than explained.) But upon seeing that Jhane Barnes placed such a pattern on a sweater, it makes Izzy want to throw up forever and ever and ever…

2 Responses to “Infinitely Bad Taste”

  1. ed October 13, 2006 at 1:18 pm #

    Hmmm.

    If they’re going to do silly things like this then can I get a sweater dyed with Van Gogh sunflowers? I love Van Gogh’s series of sunflower paintings and I think a sweater with such images would look pretty interesting.

  2. Caitlin November 14, 2006 at 4:01 pm #

    That’s a Cosby-sweater if I ever saw one.