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  • Design, Film, Living

    Casa Malaparte

    Casa Malaparte is a house on the Isle of Capri which sits on a cliff 32 metres above the sea overlooking the Gulf of Salerno. it was designed in 1937 by Adalberto…

  • Art, Film

    The Comparisons Project: Cracks

    Hila picked Cracks for our next comparisons project – a film I have been meaning to watch for ages but just never got round to. i actually find myself watching less and less films…

  • Art, Film, Stuff

    The Comparisons Project: Bright Star

    you’ll remember hila from her things i like right now a while back. we’ve teamed up for a cool little project where we pick a film, i create some colour comparison mash…

  • Film, Photography

    jeff bridges

    this post has really taken me long enough, because jeff bridges has the best personal website EVER and it deserves to be thrown around all over the internet all the time. have…

  • Film, Vintage

    the spruce goose

    the aviator is one of those films that i got really excited for, watched it once (i’m pretty sure i enjoyed it) and then never saw again. this seems like a running trend with…

  • Film

    don draper disapproves

    been thinking about mad men a lot lately. i know that a fifth season is on the cards, but no one knows when it’s coming back. apparently it’s a money issue. critically…

  • Film, Vintage

    True Grit

    i think perhaps this little girl was the inspiration for mattie ross. photobooth image from the collection of snapatorium…

  • Fashion, Film

    period dramas vs street style: part two

    here is the second part of my period drama / street style colour comparison series over at le projet d’amour. man, i really enjoyed doing these! i just finished watching the new upstairs…

  • Art, Film

    adam simpson & the baftas

    i don’t know how i hadn’t seen these until now. adam simpson was commissioned to do an interpretation of the five best film nominees for the brochure artwork of this year’s BAFTAS (which…

  • Fashion, Film

    period dramas vs street style

    hila of le projet d’amour asked me to put together a period drama / street style colour comparison series. my favourite thing! part one of a two part series is here.  …

  • Film, Vintage

    summertime

    have you seen summertime with katharine hepburn? looks like i need to watch it. screencaps courtesy of marcine miller…

  • Film, Vintage

    mildred pierce

    kate winslet. period drama. miniseries. SOLD! will need to see mildred pierce as soon as possible.…

  • Film

    the king’s speech

    i watched the king’s speech this weekend and unsurprisingly loved every minute of it. colin firth is as good (great) as everyone says he is, geoffrey rush is always brilliant and helena…

  • Film, Living

    a very big house in the country

    whenever my friend and i watch a period drama the same discussion will always ensue. she'll lament that we were born in the wrong era…