Monthly Archives

March 2011

  • Art

    heather smith jones

    the work of heather smith jones makes me want to break out my dusty & little used watercolours immediately.  …

  • Fashion

    antonio marras a/w 2011

    um, yes. i am very much down with this vibe. antonio marras dedicated his autumn/winter 2011-12 collection to his mother – including a characteristically poetic ode to her in his show notes…

  • Living

    ten favourites

    my brother the architect (mentioned in this post) has 444 folders with 5,700 pictures on his computer sorted by name & date of rad architects, houses & buildings. i forced him to…

  • Film, Vintage

    True Grit

    i think perhaps this little girl was the inspiration for mattie ross. photobooth image from the collection of snapatorium…

  • Stuff

    elias & theresa: things i like right now

    i first discovered elias & theresa through my prolific flickr browsing, and began admiring their very beautiful photostream and blog orange juice etc. i featured their woodsy landscape photographs, too. theresa and i…

  • Fashion

    marni & missoni

    i haven’t been covering the fall shows lately, mainly because i already overdosed so heavily on the new york & london fashion weeks. but i have been keeping an eye on them…

  • Vintage

    Kodachrome…

    You give us those nice bright colors, you give us the greens of summers / Makes you think all the world’s a sunny day, oh yeah! / I got a Nikon camera…

  • Fashion, Film

    period dramas vs street style: part two

    here is the second part of my period drama / street style colour comparison series over at le projet d’amour. man, i really enjoyed doing these! i just finished watching the new upstairs…

  • Vintage

    take ivy

    for a while there i was a bit obsessed with menswear blogs. perhaps that is the wrong term for them. men’s things blogs? you know – jjjjound, them thangs, haw-lin… i had to downscale my…

  • Art, Film

    adam simpson & the baftas

    i don’t know how i hadn’t seen these until now. adam simpson was commissioned to do an interpretation of the five best film nominees for the brochure artwork of this year’s BAFTAS (which…

  • Art

    luci everett

    art by luci everett that perfectly suits my mood today. browse her work & her blog. all images by luci everett  …

  • Stuff

    Kate: Things I like right now

    kate is another cool local who i know through twitter and the relatively small but quickly expanding cape town blogging community. she has a new venture called the rah rah room that…

  • Music

    Formative Years

    i have always been a music lover. i would often sit in the living room on my parents’ brown corduroy couches (yeah) listening to their old records and cds. when my older…