Thursday, March 26, 2009

What the Hell Were They Thinking?

This is a full length ad in the Diesel store window in Barcelona:


Am I alone in not understanding exactly what clientele Diesel is aiming at?

Arrogant young men who enjoy demeaning over the hill boxers?

Any other ideas? Please let me know.

26 marzo - Santa Lucia Filippini

6 comments:

flipstinger said...

absolutely no idea!...but i like the model....he's a hottie!(the one sitting down)

Doralong said...

That is just truly bizarre...

Blake said...

Believe it or not I think i saw the same ad in GQ!

Bev aka Aisha said...

We see things like that all the time in Kabul... No, really... Actually, that just caused me to have a "What the hell?????" moment

yellowdog granny said...

how weird is that?...hmm, and the name and phone number of the handsome lad?

Elizabeth said...

Shock value. That's the only explanation I can come up with. I guess in advertising, any noticing is better than no noticing.