March 2010

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betty

this lady is in almost all my ouma’s photographs – i think she was her best friend, and somehow i imagine her name to be betty. you can see her in a stunning bridesmaid dress here ;) – to see more of my vintage family photos visit my flickr.

i got nailed in sweden.

okay okay bear with me – this is not turning into a shoe blog. i just had to share the clever copy on the swedish hasbeens packaging. that is all (… plus the pretty shoe) {click on photo for source}

olena

olena ostrohlyad is an illustrator from the ukraine who does whimsically pretty watercolours

two door cinema club

two door cinema club is made up of three irish boys who make great indie-electro-pop tunes (think bombay bicycle club, local natives, pheonix, pasison pit). their debut album tourist history makes for very enjoyable listening. two door cinema club – something good can work (highly rec) two door cinema bluc…

hasbeens

swedish hasbeens

i’m not really one for clogs, but i really really love these (with the wooden “clog” heel). they are made by a company called swedish hasbeens and they’re called braided sky high. each one is individually handmade – wow. can imagine they’d be perfect year round – as sandals in…

cape town & suburbs

family friends found this book in a vintage market in geneva, switzerland – of all places. now it has returned to sunny south african shores. i think it was printed in the fourties / fifties (no date unfortunately), though the postcards inside are all probably from the turn of the…

castle

remember these pics i took at neuschwanstein castle in bavaria? well luiz pires kicked my sweet little photo set’s ass.

birch

at work (1910?) – nikolay bogdanov-belsky birch trees are my favourite. {click image for source}

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