Month: May 2010

marina abramović made me cry

marina

i came across a set of photos on flickr belonging to the museum of modern art (ny), it’s called marina abramović: the artist is present – portraits. naturally i was intrigued as to why there were over 1,300 photos of all these different people, some crying, and who is marina abramović? turns out she is a performance artist […]

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upside down vegetables

what an amazing idea if you don’t have much of a garden (or a garden at all) and you want to grow your own veggies the advantages of upside-down gardening are many: it saves space; there is no need for stakes or cages; it foils pests and fungus; there are fewer, if any, weeds; there […]

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glee

i started watching glee this weekend, and even though i am pretty late to jump on the bandwagon the one advantage is that i get to watch all the episodes in a row – and naturally i did. well, at least 14 of them. one of the best things about the show is the wardrobe […]

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nasty gal

i have been sucked into the platform shoes obsession… these are from nasty gal (love the black ones) i’m sure many of you are going “eeeeeeew” right now, but i find myself undeniably attracted to them! :-/

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worth a thousand words

jordan smith aka what makes the pie shops tick? collects found vintage photographs & ephemera that i can browse for ages and ages (and have done). his collection is amazingly extensive and gives you a glimpse into the lives of ordinary americans in the fifties and sixties.

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