Black Hardware

Black Hardware

above image from The Design Files. i have some pretty big news… we bought a house! this has only been a few months in the making, we certainly weren’t planning on buying a new house and moving with a baby on the way. we’ve even done a few renovations in our flat (new parquet…

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Mono Wardrobe. Monodrobe.

this past winter i realised that almost every single thing i bought was black and i would wear it with white or denim or whatever – but overwhelmingly black, nonetheless. and i was more than okay with that. i am currently mourning the impending loss of my rad MONODROBE with the oncoming heat we’ll…

Gift Guide: Black, White & Gold

row 1: iphone cat case / one year of white pages / cat coasters row 2: the art of french baking / inkblot silk tee / ink blot tea towel row 3: matte black pitcher / lolo flatware / zen corgi mug row 4: just kids by patti smith /…

Tenka Gammelgaard

spotted the studio of Danish artist Tenka Gammelgaard over at mackapär and emmas designblogg this week. the fact that she paints her paint brushes is pretty much the cherry on top for me. images from mackapär, emmas designblogg and tenka’s blog.

To be an artist

– Brenda Putnam – Aline H. Rhonie – Tosca Olinsky – Doris Caesar – Nan Mason – Daisy Marguerite Hughes – Helene Sardeau – Countess Maria Zichy – Elizabeth Tashjian (aka The Nut Lady – interesting story here) – Margaret French Cresson all images from the smithsonian institution flickr collection

this wedding

i wish more wedding photography was like this. simple, no props, no stunts, no bells and whistles – just capturing a real moment. photograph by courtney brooke. i don’t think that dude in the background is a prop by the way.

sad ladies

why do these beautiful vintage ladies look so sad? probably because they had to sit so still to have their photos taken. click on the images for their sources.