Monthly Archives

April 2010

  • Art, Design

    eric ravilious

    eric ravilious (1903 – 1942) was an english painter, designer, book illustrator and wood engraver. i especially love his design work for wedgwood ceramics. though this first image is what caught my eye……

  • Living

    “under a vast blue sky”

    from the new york times: Jan McFarland Cox, an artist and designer, spent nearly a decade of her life building a house in the Idaho desert, along with architect Tom Kundig. imagine…

  • Fashion

    Bumper Fashion Special No. 25

    yoh, i haven’t done a bumper fashion special in a long time (and for that i apologise) – but i’ve been collecting so many great old & new finds lately so i…

  • Living, Vintage

    nest

    if you’re ever in the stellenbosch area and you’re in need of a gift for a friend, girlfriend, mom… or just want something unique for your house – look no further than…

  • Design, Living

    neverend

    i really can’t decide which colour i prefer. both? from furni neverend is a series of clocks created in conjunction with a select group of incredibly talented artists and designers. Each piece…

  • paris picnic
    Photography

    le picnique

    picnics might usually be associated with spring & summer, but autumn in the winelands (and south africa in general) is pretty much perfect outdoor weather in my mind. you can sit in…

  • Art

    claude lazar

    the work of claude lazar almost perfectly depicts the weather i woke up to this morning. the seasons are a changing my friends.…

  • Film

    keith loutit

    yesterday my mind was pretty much blown by the official website of keith loutit – whose tilt-shift videos mesmerised me for a full half hour. then i discovered his vimeo page and…

  • Living

    spartan

    i just want to scoop up spartan‘s entire inventory. they sell homeware, jewellery, paper goods, bags and even diana cameras. feels a bit like muji meets quirky vintage.…

  • Music

    when you’re gone

    you probably enjoyed the musical stylings of the cranberries at some point in the mid nineties. i love their big hits as much as the next person (linger, dreams,…

  • Vintage

    library

    these belong to william creswell…

  • Fashion

    hanneli

    hanneli mustaparta gets it right pretty much 100% of the time. (you should really visit her blog, too) images from mr newton…