December 2011

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thakoon

Thakoon

had some fun with a few looks from the beautiful Thakoon pre-fall 2012 collection. runway images courtesy of vogue. painting credits from top to bottom: landscape / birches / a girl on the cliffs in hanko / view over högklint / from the coast of amalfi

If Not Now Then When

my pinterest obsession reached a peak at one stage and has now mellowed down to occasional pinning in order to remember interesting things i’ve seen around (that i usually don’t blog about) – mostly great design work that usually makes me quite jealous of awesomely talented people. this first quote in particular is at…

These Things No.30

hey! wow, i haven’t posted in a few days, huh? we had our year-end christmas party last week friday and that is ALL to blame. spent the entire day preparing, then ate and drank too much as reward. subsequently spent the entire weekend on the couch watching masterchef australia and…

Dress Up

i discovered australian label Dress Up while browsing through the website of studio And, who designed the beautiful A/W 11 lookbook. so many things i love about fashion and design are completely encapsulated here. Once described as clothes for ‘the girl who thinks’, Dress Up is subtle, private and considered…

Gift Guide: Green

row 1: class notebook / dodecahedron terrarium / leather lunch bag row 2: whisk / mint envelope / vegetables from an italian garden row 3:  handmade wallet & coin purse / fox hunt print / mint washi tape row 4: rad dad / porcelain & leather planter / read more bookmark row…

Scenes of Life

Scenes of Life by Lucie & Simon Lucie & Simon’s projects are conceived as series of photographs (Earth Vision, Scenes of life, Living images, Silent World) which all outsmart our perception of reality by staging a quirky view of daily life. From urban or family solitude to existential wanderings, their…

Gift Guide: Peachy Flamingo

row 1: table lamp / tan leather backpack / small peach paper bowl row 2: stella ring / stone fox issue no.1 / quartz necklace row 3: flamingo wallet / maison tea light candle holder / white chiffon undies row 4: dreamcats in peach / aubin & wills pencils / sublime: new design & architecture from japan row 5: pet tags /  snug bear cutting board / moth origami lampshade

Sophie Duran

i’ve been seeing Sophie Duran’s work around the internet for a while now, so i was thrilled when she got in touch to tell me about her new print collection Undiscovered Wonders of the World. Created out of self made photographes, old travel books and minerals, these unknown mysterious worlds…

Gift Guide: Black, White & Gold

row 1: iphone cat case / one year of white pages / cat coasters row 2: the art of french baking / inkblot silk tee / ink blot tea towel row 3: matte black pitcher / lolo flatware / zen corgi mug row 4: just kids by patti smith /…

28 six months in a leaky boat

Six Months In A Leaky Boat

i’ve been wanting to make the guest music mixes a more regular thing, and couldn’t think of a better way to kick that off than this playlist from my new friend Nick. he played it in the car when we were driving around cape town on one of those perfect almost-summer…

JF & SON

thanks to jen for reminding me about the radness that is JF & SON. there are just too many cool shops out there, and i often forget to check in on their websites… i think someone needs to set up some kind of rss feed for that. JF & SON’s…

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