Monthly Archives

November 2012

  • Fashion

    Ambidex

    while i work on the next holiday gift guide i thought i’d show you this cool Japanese (of course) retailer Ambidex that stocks a multitude of amazing Japanese made brands that i…

  • Fashion

    TEN & Co.

    thanks to Zinzi and Lizzie for introducing me to TEN & Co. – a shoe label that specialises in oxfords that are handmade from vintage Moroccan rugs & supple leather. designer Tory Noll was…

  • Amathunzi by Miss Moss
    Stuff

    Amathunzi

    we took a much needed break this weekend and were lucky enough to spend a day with family at the amazing Amathunzi Nature Reserve (less than two hours outside Cape Town –…

  • Stuff

    These Things No.42

    my eyes just did one of those cartoon character bulges out of my face when i saw that the last these things i did was 1 month ago to the day. what.…

  • hair
    Fashion

    Good Hair

    i haven’t been able to get the beautiful hair accessories by Brook&Lyn and Jujumade out of my mind since they launched their LA colab series recently. why don’t we dress up our…

  • gisele
    Art, Living

    Gisèle

    Gisèle d’Ailly van Waterschoot van der Gracht is her full name – and only fitting for a 100 year old artist who grew up in an Austrian castle, studied at the Paris…

  • shorpy
    Vintage

    Exploring Shorpy

    i haven’t visited Shorpy in a long time, but since i’ve been enjoying the latest seasons of period dramas like Downton Abbey and Boardwalk Empire lately i thought it was time for…

  • paper
    Art, Design

    Put it on paper

    i’ve been seeing some nice paper related goods around lately – notecards, prints, what have you. and since it’s almost the season to send someone a nice card or buy someone a…

  • ruud
    Art

    Ruud van Empel

    at first glance one might be fooled by looking at the work of Ruud van Empel, but you quickly realise that you’re not faced with reality… is it photo? a painting? neither,…

  • threecompany
    Fashion

    Three’s Company

    there are a few new collections i’ve spotted around lately – three in particular – that have been making me quite excited for summer, and it only makes sense to share them…

  • mattbower
    Photography

    Matt Bower

    Matt Bower aka Terrapin Dawg (raddest alias) has a wonderful collection of photos that he’s taken around the states in places like georgia, alabama, michigan… i love the feel of them, it…