Monthly Archives

July 2011

  • Fashion

    Syrup

    Syrup is some kind of awesome mail-order japanese clothing label that i can’t get enough of. browse their summer catalogue here. via lincoln taft.…

  • Vintage

    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…

  • Stuff

    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…

  • Art, Fashion

    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…

  • Vintage

    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…

  • Photography, Vintage

    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…

  • Stuff

    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…

  • Design, Fashion

    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…

  • Fashion

    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…

  • Stuff

    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…

  • Art, Film

    The Comparisons Project: Cracks

    Hila picked Cracks for our next comparisons project – a film I have been meaning to watch for ages but just never got round to. i actually find myself watching less and less films…

  • Photography

    Isabella Connelley

    Isabella Connelley is a very talented young (and i mean young) photographer. i’m sixteen and i live in sydney australia. I started taking photos when I was offered dark room photography at school…

  • Stuff

    Back to school

    there was a time in my life when shopping for stationery was basically the most exciting thing i could think of. nagging my mom to buy me a new pencil case –…

  • Fashion, Photography

    Belle Été

    crikey, Anja Louise Verdugo is one mega talented gal! completely entranced by her latest shoot – Belle Été This summer editorial is something I’ve been working on for a while, it all started with…