Monthly Archives

August 2012

  • homes
    Living

    10 homes

    10 awesome homes where i wouldn’t mind being invited in for tea… but don’t let me stay too long or i might pitch a tent and claim squatter’s rights. / 1 /…

  • nemadji
    Living, Vintage

    Nemadji Pottery

    one of the things i’d like to do at home is build up my ceramics & glassware collection. i’ve been buying a few knick knacks here and there, which is always a…

  • ny
    Photography, Vintage

    New York in the 80s

    i still haven’t been to new york. right now it’s a matter of saving saving saving so i can get there one day. every time i’m tempted by a beautiful piece of…

  • bb
    Fashion

    Building Block

    you know that feeling you get when you’re super excited and nervous? say, before a date with someone you really like… or after you’ve just done something amazing like bunjee jumped or…

  • rewardrobe
    Fashion

    Rewardrobe

    some of you may remember my last Rewardrobe post, which was exactly a year ago today. so much has changed in my life since then – i moved to a new city…

  • uniqlo
    Fashion

    Uniqlo Undercover

    trust Uniqlo to come up with one of the cooooooolest lookbooks i have seen lately (this entire year even?). Uniqlo Undercover is a collaboration between Uniqlo and Jun Takahashi of Undercover. i…

  • nancy
    Fashion

    Nancybird S/S 2013

    the Nancybird S/S 2013 collection is probably my favourite so far. the new line is inspired by the coastal landscape of Australia – bright daisies, lobsters,  warm sand, weather ship ropes, sparkling sea…

  • 40
    Stuff

    These Things No.40

    i actually started writing this post a few days ago when i was in the grips of a nasty bout of flu, which is spreading through cape town like wildfire at the…

  • tenenbaums
    Design, Film

    The Tenenbaums & Co.

    here’s a treat for all The Royal Tenenbaums fans out there – Criterion has shared the book and magazine covers that appeared in the film, including my favourites Dudley’s World and Henry…

  • aubin
    Fashion

    Aubin & Wills Autumn 2012

    well i could certainly deal with a few more months of winter after gazing at the new Aubin & Wills Autumn lookbook featuring Sophie Dahl and Andre Van Noord. i would also…

  • gather
    Food

    Gather Journal

    i’ll be the first to admit that i don’t buy traditional food magazines, and i don’t even really browse food blogs (unless i’m hungry), but what i AM interested in is beautiful…

  • black
    Stuff

    Bits of Black

    deborah’s instagram feed is a delight: diane keaton in looking for mr. goodbar (you can buy that first picture) boy by band of outsiders: a lovely lady on the streets of paris snapped…

  • bona
    Fashion

    Bona Drag Ceremonial Collection

    the Bona Drag Ceremonial Collection is something else. featuring exclusive collaborative pieces by designers like Samantha Pleet (who designed the first amazing dress below), Mara Hoffman (who has never done ready to wear…