Month: July 2011

Ife family, Watford

This is a series of family photos taken by a Mr.E.A. Ife, mostly in the 1920s. They lived in Cassio Road, Watford, and Mr. Ife ran the ‘Post Office Savings Club Photographic Society’ from there. a simply amazing set of photos from the collection of Mike / Abaraphobia all photographs are from the collection of Mike […]

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These Things No.18

a pretty hefty edition of these things – this past week (and a bit) i actually bookmarked stuff i had seen & liked instead of relying on my terrible memory to pull my favourite internet things from the depths of my brain. in the hall with a candlestick: an editorial photographed by alix-rose cowie, styled […]

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Valentino Fall Couture 2011

what i find pretty strange is that i’m often labelled as a fashion blogger – something i have never called myself. i don’t pretend to know anything about fashion, my knowledge of what goes on in the industry is on par with any other girl (or guy) that occasionally buys vogue or glances over the latest runway […]

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Found, but not lost.

this past week has been pretty weird – my car was broken into, some of my favourite things were stolen and i’ve been wrestling with an irritating head cold that has overstayed its welcome. but, you know, it’s just a shitty time that will be quickly forgotten and supplanted in my memory by better days and great […]

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The Seventies

The 1970s is a set of photographs by spysgrandson. click on the pics to be taken to the original photo. friends, May 1972, El Paso desert. Annette the cussing poet and Bob the voice of the opera–taken with Polariod Land Camera long haired leaping gnomes, sand dune, 1971, east of El Paso. Paul, the Zen […]

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Wanted this Week on Pennyweight

Elise from Pennyweight (very cool blog, be sure to check it out) asked me to contribute a Wanted This Week list. i love wishlists and i especially love collages – so obviously i couldn’t resist & started making one right away. go check out the post & the listed items over at Pennyweight! thanks Elise.

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Milleneufcentquatrevingtquatre

i was recently given a beautifully designed scarf as a gift, which i am tempted to have framed because the design itself is far more interesting to me than actually wearing the scarf. now i’m having second thoughts after seeing these silk scarves designed by textile designers Amélie Charroin & Marie Colin-Madan for Milleneufcentquatrevingtquatre – which means 1984 in […]

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Revu.

I am loving Revu. Revu. was born out of an encounter between two personalities and two creative worlds. Laetitia Hotte is a French photographer with a sharp eye and a passion for the vivid stories captured by images, while Sara Eriksson is a Swedish fashion designer, a stylist and a master of fashion in all its guises. They […]

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These Things No.17

these things issue no.17 Kinfolk Magazine launched last week. it is WOW: did some guest blogging over at lucky magazine last week on colour. see this post for the items: can’t stop listening to somebody that i used to know by gotye: really enjoying this tumblr – brown dress with white dots Prada Resort 2012: ACNE Spring 2012 menswear […]

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