Monthly Archives

May 2011

  • Fashion

    Inspired by…

    a fantasy wardrobe inspired by Albert Edelfelt – Young woman in grey. feeling kind of fancy today. pants / scarf / cardigan / necklace / wallet / sunglasses / watch / blouse /…

  • Fashion

    How to wear stuff

    Shini Park’s Park & Cube has long been one of my favourite fashion blogs. i’m always reblogging her photos on tumblr – not only because they are so beautiful (she is a designer…

  • Vintage

    Cats

    this article about cats made my day. from life magazine, 1946. some of my favourite bits: perhaps half of all the cats, have semipermanent homes in barns, stables, factories, office buildings, restaurants,…

  • Photography

    Cherry Blossom Girl

    Cherry Blossom Girl is a selection of photos by Petra Collins showcased at female creative collective The Ardorous all photos by Petra Collins…

  • Art, Music

    Gregory Euclide & Bon Iver

    i’ve been holding out on listening to the new Bon Iver album because i’ve been hearing so much about it online and fear a bit of a build up / let down…

  • Photography

    Brittany Nicol Fabry

    Brittany Nicol Fabry takes beautiful portraits. i would love to be photographed by (someone as talented as) her. all photographs by Brittany Nicol Fabry…

  • Photography

    Skin of the Sea

    this series of photographs by zerno roli is haunting… in the best way possible. visit her blog here. all photographs by zerno roli…

  • Stuff

    Dark & Wonderful

    mountain print / bitters / shawl / book / shoes / bag / ring / coat / johnny cash print…

  • Vintage

    Ginger Odes

    i’ve been trying to get my inbox organised (which, as everyone besides the obsessively organised know, is a task). there are many emails in my ‘starred’ folder from myself to myself reminding…

  • Vintage

    Female Short Pants

    these gals look like they’re having a good time, hanging out in their female short pants – which is the only description life magazine could give me for this set of photos.…

  • Fashion, Photography

    Fancy Pants

    kate and alix-rose are two talented cape town locals who i’ve come to know via twitter (the internet never ceases to bring me joy it seems). kate is a copywriter with a…

  • Art, Fashion

    Autumn & Everything After

    i’ve really noticed autumn in south africa this year. mostly due to the fact that i’ve been on a few drives into the countryside when not couch dwelling, and also making an…

  • Fashion

    Maryam Nassir Zadeh

    um, yes. i would like basically everything in stock at Maryam Nassir Zadeh … please. (who is also an incredibly stylish lady – as if that wasn’t obvious already)…