Monthly Archives

March 2010

  • Photography

    ice-ice-iceland

    how sweet is this little icelandic church? yet another reason to go visit far far north. pic by björn valdimarsson…

  • Living

    cact’aaaight

    does anyone else extend words that end in i, and throw a gangster ‘aaaight’ on the end? well i do, and now you probably will too. cact’aaaight?! these cacti are throughly un-gangster, apart from…

  • Fashion

    old & new

    {click images for sources} i love this, and it’s something i’ve always wanted to do … except i find thrift stores so overwhelming as they’re usually incredibly unorganised (read: piles and piles…

  • Fashion

    dream bag

    tennis hagan long strap bag – Hand made in Canada, cut from one continuous piece of waxed and edged latigo leather. Closure is a custom brass buckle designed by Tannis Hegan. Comes with…

  • Living, Vintage

    tick tock

    i have a thing for old clocks. i would fill my house with them if it wasn’t for the fact that the ticking drives me nuts. one day i will fill a…

  • Living

    candle ah bra

    at first i thought whoa, a chandelier with no lier (that’s what i imagine the hangy bit to be called). but no, it’s a candelabra – a beautiful one at that. why…

  • Art

    tatsuro’s veggies

    i’ve posted about tatsuro kiuchi before, whose work is consistently wonderful. his latest illustrations of various vegetables would be amazing as prints on a kitchen wall, no? any wall, for that matter.…

  • Photography

    blue & pink

    really enjoying this colour combo lately. sparked off by an amazing photo of jayne mansfield……

  • Photography, Vintage

    riverside school

    a wonderful set of photographs from the seventies by george plemper titled riverside school in my early days i was employed as a science teacher at riverside school … my negatives and photographs…

  • Art

    tame

    margeurite kelsey – 1928 – meredith frampton sources: painting + photo…

  • Uncategorized

    6×6

    i was fiddling around with my parents’ old toyocaflex camera on sunday – looking through the viewfinder, focusing in and out and wishing it still worked (and that i had some film). instead i wandered…

  • Art

    jenny parsons

    i wandered into the dorp street gallery in stellenbosch (which is actually no longer in dorp street, but has moved to the corner of church & bird streets) and discovered the work…