Month: July 2012

Coffeeklatch

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Coffeeklatch is run by Magali Elali and Bart Kiggen who have what they call “creative chitchat” with interesting creative entrepreneurs in their homes or daily working environments. Coffeeklatch means ‘slow journalism using a fast medium’. i particularly loved their interview with garden designers Bart & Pieter. Green is the new black. Just ask Bart Haverkamp and […]

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Natargeorgiou

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i’m really taken by the beautiful and interesting textures from the Natargeorgiou winter collection by greek cypriot designers Dimos Natar and Andreas Georgiou. the first dress looks like the ocean on a starry night.

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Bon Boutique

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really enjoyed flipping through this kind of Georgie O’Keefe-esque, Frida Kahlo-ish lookbook photographed by Kate Edmundson for Tucson based shop Bon Boutique. thanks to Jen for pointing me in the right direction.

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Ten Things

ten bright things.  zinhle & funeka in glamour magazine: dior garden couture: holly berry: ashley goldberg: project space:   vogue korea goes to peru:  loco by studio boot: street style by all the pretty birds: anita dominoni: mountaintop rug:

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Game of Givenchy

i haven’t really been paying attention to the fall 2012 couture shows, not until Kristina tweeted that the Givenchy collection must have drawn some inspiration from Game of Thrones. I’m actually surprised that Hamish Bowles didn’t mention that in his review, even though there was an entirely direwolf-like dog present. so, you know, i just couldn’t […]

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Fig & Fauna

Megan & Rose Martin are the gals behind Fig & Fauna, a blog that documents life on Megan & her husband Michael’s farm in the south of Florida (Megan and Rose are sisters-in-law). they keep chickens, cows, dairy goats and rabbits and use the ingredients sourced from the homestead and surrounding farms to make the recipes […]

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Rugs not Drugs

first of all, i APOLOGISE for the title of this post. it could not be helped. so, a difficult thing i had to do recently was help my boyfriend pick out a carpet (actually, rug) for his apartment. at one stage there were three HUGE beautifully colourful kilims on the floor of this old school […]

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Ermie

the latest collection from Ermie is like eating rainbow ice cream cake with my eyes. designer Jennifer Parry Dodge manipulates images in Photoshop to create her distinctive textiles designs. you can read an interview with her here. her latest collection also includes jewellery by Ancient Pocket and accessories by Cheryl Cambas. the lookbook was photographed […]

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Shades of Gold

left: street style by vanessa jackman / right: button clips by studio swine left: bronze bowl by alma allen / right: square pyrite necklace by myrrh jewellery left: rabbit chair by sanaa / right: leather shopper by cos left: mi & mall identity design by atipo / right: caroline gomez left: via skona hem / right: tee by […]

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