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 of jenny parsons, an artist from cape town whose fynbos paintings are so beautiful. just love love love the colours…
lauren from glossary wrote a post about the wonders of H&M (miss you) , and in the comments i waxed lyrical about my love for high street shops in london. one of my favourites was uniqlo – a japanese company that makes the best basics (cardigans, jerseys, t-shirts, jeans etc etc). i used to go in there and stroke their cashmere jerseys as if they were kittens.
i love the idea of these ships for shoulder pads, as drawn by illustrator by charmaine olivia
i’d like a wet winter now, please! i’d also like a farm, and perhaps some sheep.
the return of the flock – charles sprague pearce
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)
olena ostrohlyad is an illustrator from the ukraine who does whimsically pretty watercolours
i really love the feel of christine celic‘s design projects