Monthly Archives

May 2010

  • Photography

    synchronised

    jill greenberg is a well known photographer / photo manipulator (you may recognise her photos of crying children). her latest work is a pretty series of synchronised swimmers (some with heels)…

  • Uncategorized

    funday

    everyone needs a smile on a monday morning, this little guy will do just that. how cute is his breton stripe top… did you have a nice weekend?…

  • Food

    cinnabons

    just a wee pictorial teaser before i kick off the new food series jessica and i are doing (she cooks, i take photos and we eat). this isn’t a real how to because…

  • Music

    it’s cold outside

    so, i really liked sharing my first playlist with you and was super happy when i got a few nice people telling me they enjoyed it. here…

  • Fashion, Vintage

    head scarf

    we’ve had a week of lovely blustery rainy cape winter weather and i’ve had to drag around umbrellas that i keep forgetting everywhere and wearing rainjackets with hoodies that don’t fit or stay on…

  • Vintage

    canadian pulp & paper

    this was the canadian pulp & paper stand at the 67 expo held in montreal forests affect man and his world profoundly. paper, for which the forests produce raw material, is the…

  • Art

    this & this

    this old map & this painting by axel nilsson (which is currently on auction for close to R250,000 if you’re interested)…

  • Living

    vamp

    thaya keeps reminding me of the amazing stuff at vamp. flip. luckily i don’t live in cape town, only because if i did i’d probably be swinging past their shop all the time and…

  • Film

    cracks

    has anyone seen cracks yet? i’ve been wanting to watch it mostly because of eva green (i don’t like the term girl crush because it’s kind of annoying… but yes, girl crush).…

  • Photography

    road to joy

    still pining for a road trip / outdoor adventure. in case you didn’t catch that.…

  • Vintage

    playmates

    i discovered this tumblr filled with old playboy photos from the 50s & 60s (and some 70s). it’s all very tame, sweet & nice to look at (though many images are not…

  • Music, Vintage

    lady on the water

    lady in the water, taken in 1947 for harper’s bazaar (no photoshop, guaranteed) and the weirdest thing, as i was writing this post this song started playing on my ipod lady on…