Sessun

i usually hate websites that play music automatically, but there’s something quite pleasant about looking through the new sessun a/w 2012 lookbook while listening to their playlist selection of holy shit & julie doiron – amongst others. seen via mallory

Autumn & Everything After

i’ve really noticed autumn in south africa this year. mostly due to the fact that i’ve been on a few drives into the countryside when not couch dwelling, and also making an effort to get outside with my dogs for walkies (they walk me, really). the trees are beautifully red…

NORTH / SOUTH

thought i’d highlight the best of both worlds – since you notherners are slowly skipping into spring, and us southerners are steadily creeping into autumn. i’m sure we are both eager for a change … i know i am. NORTH: spring flowers / beating the heat / the beach /…

a peak you reach

craving autumn more and more and more. i’m seeing it everywhere and in everything. seasonally delusional. the locals / haw-lin saint verde digest / missoni ss 2011 kayla doohlan picasso / turned out bonnie & clyde / mr. newton

soon

it’s going to be spring soon! though our tricksy south african weather has been making everyone assume it’s spring already (this has probably been the mildest and most glorious winter in recent memory.) i bet we’re in for one more crazy cold front before the proper hot weather hits us though – remember when it snowed in august?

photos by the very talented will renton

paris picnic

le picnique

picnics might usually be associated with spring & summer, but autumn in the winelands (and south africa in general) is pretty much perfect outdoor weather in my mind. you can sit in the sun without getting hot, i mean – what’s better than that? yesterday i was driving with the…

autumn

autumn (also known as profile of lydia) (1880) – mary cassatt i’m really feeling autumn & winter today. can you tell? the colours are amazing too, obvs.

Bumper Fashion Special No. 23

bumper fashion special #26. once again testament to the fact that i love pretty clothes but don’t really know anything about the fashion world. why do the fashion designers reveal collections for an entire year ahead? i mean, pre-fall is technically the base of the fall collections, but the northern…