Monthly Archives

March 2014

  • Vintage Black Glamour
    Vintage

    Vintage Black Glamour

    Nichelle Gainour, a journalist who blogs and writes for various online and offline publications, owns a tumblr called Vintage Black Glamour that has progressed into a book, launching in June. the tumblr is unique…

  • New Friends
    Living

    New Friends

    i briefly featured the work of NYC based New Friends, aka Alexandra Segreti and Kelly Rakowski, last year – but i thought they deserved their own post because their work is just soooooo good.…

  • Toast SS14
    Fashion

    Toast SS14

    i’m always impressed by British brand Toast because they make a real effort with their monthly lookbooks. not just your usual studio portraiture, but beautiful destinations and photography – that paired with…

  • Jack/Knife Outfitters
    Fashion

    Jack/Knife

    Jack/Knife Outfitters is a small batch production house based in San Francisco. John, Nick and Melissa make all their garments by hand in their studio – from pattern drafting, to sewing, to pounding rivets.…

  • Jane Sews
    Fashion

    Jane Sews

    when i was at the Design Indaba Expo recently there was one stall in the fashion section that was swarming with women – and that was Jane Sews. designer Amy’s range has…

  • Alexia Webster // A South African Family Album
    Photography

    A South African Family Album

    Alexia Webster, born in Johannesburg, travels throughout the continent documenting both personal and commissioned stories as a freelance photographer. she has an extensive and beautiful portfolio – be sure to look at this…

  • Stokperd
    Living

    Stokperd

    you will remember Monya from Stokperd who made my Peggy cabinet and my Megan coffee table for me (yes, i named them after Mad Men characters). i sent her a few reference images…

  • Alex Proba // A POSTER A DAY
    Design

    A Poster A Day

    Alex Proba is a German designer, now based in New York, who spends 30 minutes of her day after work designing a poster – A Poster A Day. she has made 250…

  • Bandelier
    Fashion

    Bandelier

    Andria Crescioni is the designer behind Bandelier, a southern California based jewellery label that takes inspiration from traditional craft and culture, with each piece made by hand by Andria herself. she graduated…

  • Bike Girls
    Vintage

    Bike Girls

    growing up my older brothers had motorbikes, and i thought it was soooooo cool. sometimes they would pick me up from school on one of these tanks and i would feel like…

  • An Office // Miss Moss
    Living

    An Office

    i have had some exciting news to share for a while now, but because this past month was so busy i kinda kept it on the back burner. after working from home…

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    Stuff

    Nice Things No.19

    Nice Things No.19! just click on the images to be taken to the sweet stuff.…

  • & Other Stories
    Fashion

    & Other Spring Stories

    i went for a little window shopping jaunt during my lunch hour and realised that suddenly it is straight up winter in our local shops. which is quite ridiculous because it’s still…

  • Eat Me! Bread and Butter
    Fashion

    Eat Me! Bread and Butter

    today i went down the superb rabbit hole that is Korean online shop Eat Me! Bread and Butter. or is it just Bread and Butter? or possibly just Eat Me… i’m not entirely…