lark rise to candleford

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do you like costume dramas? yes. do you like BBC productions? yes. do you like character driven stories set in the English countryside pre-20th century? yes. then you must get this series! i rented the first season and watched it in 2 days. that’s 590 glorious minutes, friends. note: one of the characters name’s is Dorcas. Dork-us! haha.

john singer sargent

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not called the most successful portrait painter of his era for nothing

“old fashion, but good!”

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someone needs to do a south african version, stat. more photos on flickr, or buy the book

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Christina Salway and John Moskowitz spent weekends from October to May renovating their 700-square-foot 1920s cottage in Sparrow Bush, N.Y., their first home purchase. A converted garage on the left is now a living room that has been enclosed with salvaged windows and glass-paned doors.

Christina Salway and John Moskowitz spent weekends from October to May renovating their 700-square-foot 1920s cottage in Sparrow Bush, N.Y., their first home purchase. A converted garage on the left is now a living room that has been enclosed with salvaged windows and glass-paned doors.

Christina Salway and John Moskowitz spent weekends from October to May renovating their 700-square-foot 1920s cottage - their first home purchase. A converted garage on the left is now a living room that has been enclosed with salvaged windows and glass-paned doors.

covers

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covering covers lets me combine some of my favourite things; portraiture, pencil sketching, typography, graphic design…

tempted to borrow this idea from john paul thurlow

Bumper Fashion Special No. 7

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i was without internet this weekend (it was kind of glorious), so i skimped on the bumper fashion special. for all 5 of you out there who except some fashion greatness on sundays, sorry to have let you down. i will make it up to you, promise. for now check out this cute frenchie boutique, Bonpoint.