Monthly Archives

May 2012

  • Stuff

    Lately

    man, i’m really loving Instagram. i was hooked since day one, but it’s great to see so many more people using it since the android integration, and so it’s popping up very regularly…

  • Fashion

    MHL x Houyhnhnm

    Margaret Howell recently partnered with Japanese publication Houyhnhnm to showcase the S/S 2012 collection from her off-shoot line MHL. it is a beautiful collection, and i love how it completely slipstreams into the Japenese aesthetic of…

  • Living

    Raymond Loewy House, Palm Springs

    i was browsing through my brother’s huge collection of architectural inspiration when i came across the Raymond Loewy House designed by Albert Frey. Raymond Loewy was an industrial designer notable for his…

  • Vintage

    Love Music Wine & Revolution

    love music wine and revolution is a great source for vintage lovers and visual aesthetes alike. the author shares screencaps from her favourite old movies, which is pretty handy for those of…

  • Art

    Michelle Armas

    i really REALLY love the work of artist Michelle Armas. she started painting to cope with the stress of her career in the world of corporate branding, and eventually turned it into a…

  • Fashion

    ASOS SALON

    i had to put a devastating end to my love affair with ASOS because having anything shipped into South Africa usually ends up costing a fortune in customs charges* – but if…

  • Photography

    Crown

    Georgian photographer Mariam Sitchinava is oft-covered around these parts, so it’s no surprise that i’m keen to share her lovely new project Crown: This project expresses my desire of depicting women’s inner colour…

  • Fashion

    Samantha Pleet for Wolverine 1000 Mile

    Mariah of Quite Continental did an amazing job styling the lookbook of the F/W 2012 footwear collection by Samantha Pleet which she designed for Wolverine 1000 Mile – an American footwear company…

  • Living

    Visiting Amy

    i’ve spoken about my friend Amy before on the blog – you’ll be familiar with her famous collages if you’re a regular visitor. she has the best taste out of any person…

  • Living

    Humble Abode

    my mind is occupied with two main obsessions at the moment: finding & wearing the perfect winter boot, and cooking up decorating schemes for my apartment. these are unrelated topics, yet inexplicably intertwined –…

  • Fashion, Food

    Bon Appétit Deux

    here are the next few Food & Fashion Mash-Ups i did for Bon Appétit Magazine - see them all here. Recipe: Wheat Berries with Charred Onions and Kale food photo by Randy Harris / street style…

  • Fashion

    Tomboy Style Lookbook by Myrtle

    Myrtle is a shop in Echo Park, LA owned by Whitney Bickers and featuring quality clothing and goods both vintage and by independent female designers. the new Spring 2012 lookbook was styled by…

  • Art

    Matt Wisniewski

    Matt Wisniewski is a self-taught artist & web developer who creates beautiful photo collages (or “visual experiments” as he likes to call it) in his free time. you can view his latest…

  • Fashion

    Caron Callahan

    a sweet reader, Gabi, sent me the link to the Caron Callahan spring 2012 collection. not only is it beautifully designed and wearable, but the lookbook is set in an exquisite home…