April 2010

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Showing all posts made in the month of April 2010.

barcelona

i went to barcelona once, it was rad. i didn’t take enough photos though – was probably drinking too much sangria.

lisboa

i went to spain & portugal with my family when i was 15. i remember a lot about spain – to this day i won’t forget my first taste of jamón serrano in a dark bar in seville or wandering around the alhambra… but i don’t remember much about portugal.…

mystery girl

i’m coming across this lady on different blogs and i have no idea who she is. do you? all i know is i just loved that image of her in the pink scalloped jacket (perfect), and then when i saw her in the orange skirt i recognised her. later i…

1989

jens windolf is a german photographer who works as an art director in online & offline media. born in cologne in 1967, he is also a trained architect & graphic designer (see comments below) this series reminds me of school hostels, doctors waiting rooms and all other manner of institutions from…

cinder and skylark

i get sort of stupidly excited every time i discover a local blog that sparks my interest (they’re not easy to find in the midst of billions of other websites, you know). lauren posted about cinder & skylark, where her photo had been featured – a cape town street style…

greek salad

after spying a classic walnut, blue cheese & pear salad on robyn maclarty’s blog koek, i immediately thought of my favourite salad of the authentic greek kind. i’m not talking the watered down version you get at mugg & bean and numerous other cafes across the country – greek salad…

pour me a drink

the models aren’t exactly going to win any oscars, but i like the concept. “pour me a drink” – a short film collaboration between filler magazine and sons and daughters director jessica edwards. a modern day homage to who’s afraid of virginia woolf… showcasing fashion created for toronto-based filler magazine.

guest post

i did a wee guest post about winter fashion over at kim gray yesterday, go have a look see. (all images: vanessa jackman – my faaaaavourite street style blog)

gunnar konráðsson

i’m sure everyone still thinks volcano if there’s any mention of iceland, but i just want to go there. after looking at gunnar konráðsson’s photography that feeling is a bit more desperate.

freedom day

it’s freedom day in south africa today, which also meant a very long and freeing weekend for whoever took off monday as i did. i filled my days & nights with a sleeping late, watching mad men & 30 rock, drinking tea and red wine and gin & dry lemon…

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