April 2010

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Showing all posts made in the month of April 2010.


brent couchman designed this cute logo for a designer who makes bags from vintage fabric check out more of his work at flickr

it girl

i’m surprised hollywood hasn’t made a movie about clara bow yet, who had a classic rags to riches tale with a semi sad and tragic ending. i must admit i didn’t know much about her, apart from admiring pictures of that classic twenties flapper look and that she was a…

mélange tape

wolves cafe posted such a great little playlist at their blog the other day, so i decided i’m going to share one i’ve been playing quite often lately (i’m an obsessive playlist maker). some mellow, some happy, some old & some new stuff.

download it here. the track list is as follows …

  1. bombay bicycle club – always like this
  2. noah and the whale – two atoms in a molecule
  3. paul simon – me and julio down by the schoolyard
  4. two door cinema club – something good can work (ted & francis remix)
  5. the morning benders – excuses
  6. she & him – please, please, please, let me get what i want
  7. billie the vision & the dancers – a beautiful night as oslo
  8. broken bells – the mall & misery
  9. the cure – close to me
  10. peter gabriel – solsbury hill

[the image above is from lim heng swee]

snappy dresser

i don’t ever feature contemporary men’s fashion because (a) i have no interest in it and (b) 99% of the time it’s too metro looking for my liking. do people still use that term, metrosexual? well i hope you understand what i mean. it’s more about aesthetics really – i appreciate…

hand book

the kind of book i’d buy the second i saw it, even though i don’t need a practical english handbook (or do i?) property of daniel letson brought to my attention by a journey round my skull

radley london

this is how to sell me something – pair nice accessories with beautiful bikes. done! sold! shoes & bags from radley london, images from their spring/summer 2010 catalogue. love that little scottie in their logo…