i remember my first live drawing class in university, up to that point i had been drawing all my life and didn’t think there was anything i couldn’t draw. but we had to look at the figure and draw without lifting our pencil from the paper – in one line.…

Carmen D’Apollonio is a multi-talented Swiss potter who moved to LA in 2014 to pursue her work in ceramics. she also co-founded Swiss fashion brand Ikou Tschuss. her sculptural lights are totally my bag – something i would want in my house, if i didn’t have a toddler who would undoubtedly…

Edouard Boubat – Cafe De Flore, Paris, 1953 hey friends! what’s happening? the most interesting thing i’ve done lately – which actually isn’t that interesting at all, but maybe you wanted to hear about it, is that i completed a Whole30. well, Anton and i both did. we are BIG…

look through this collection by New Zealand label Mahsa and tell me you don’t want to wear a blouse RIGHT NOW. designer Mahsa Willis previously worked as a film producer for 20 years before turning her sights to making classic, romantic pieces… Yesterday Modern 2 is a collection of light…

Bijou Karman is an artist & illustrator from LA. i love her paintings, which are mainly done with gouache. fun fact: she’s illustrated for Rihanna’s fashion line… so she’s very cool, as you can imagine. she currently has an exhibition of her work on in Portland, so if you’re lucky…

i want my coming weekend to look like this: have a fabulous party – or just hang out by myself – and leave behind beautiful debris to rival these scenes by Laura Letinsky. unfortunately Axel makes a mess all day long and it never looks as cool as this (and…

here are ten THINGS! one of my favourite voyeuristic things at the moment is seeing life through Jamie Beck’s eyes since she moved from NYC  to Provence. (do you guys remember her blog way back when it was hosted on Tumblr?). she visits old chateaus and shops at the local market and…

above: jewellery by Corey Moranis Jewels! here it is again, my sort of annual round up of cool new jewels out there… besides all the jewellery i blog about seemingly all year long. edition huit, ‘eight’ in french. huit. sounds like a whistle. and these jewels sure are pretty. *whistles* Corey…

i really love the work by Chinese animator & illustrator Oamul. “Enjoy my life and drawing. I want to share with you what i saw, heard and experienced in daily life and hope all of you can feel and find your own wonderful life! Enjoy yourself!” yep, that makes me happy.…

i feel like if Cleopatra had a personal jeweler Joanne Burke would have been her go-to gal. i mean of course i am imagining Liz Taylor as Cleopatra here, but the analogy stands. her pieces are hand sculpted in cast in bronze or gold. see more at her Instagram.