Browsing Tag

retro

  • Food, Vintage

    Fondue Party

    i’m not sure how fondue ever went out of fashion. it is a pot of melted cheese for heaven’s sake. there’s plenty of wine in there, and you stick pieces of bread…

  • Fashion

    lena hoschek

    austrian designer lena hoschek‘s spring summer 2011 collection after assisting vivienne westwood at her london studio, lena hoschek started her own label in 2006 at the age of 24. her collections do…

  • Design

    black swan ltd/ed

    if you haven’t seen the black swan limited edition movie posters by now, you’re about to! i’ve been excited to see this film ever since those teaser images were released of natalie…

  • Fashion, Vintage

    the fight to save the midi

    love this, such clever execution. makes me think of the old adage of hemlines going up or down according to the mood of the country / state of the economy.…

  • Vintage

    roller disco

    i cannot and have never been able to skate. be it on ice or with rollerskates or... rollerblades *cringe* i am so bad at it in fact that i have…

  • Film

    Le Apartomatic

    wes anderson and roman coppola directed this ad for stella artois. damn, i wish it were a feature length film. seen via mid-century modernist…

  • Stuff

    jessica: things i like right now

    a bit of history: jessica and her twin sister debra and i have been friends since we were in grade 2 (around 7 years old). jessica and luke own &…

  • Vintage

    spot the innuendos

    these look like they’ve been taken out of an opening scene for a cheesy porno catalogue. also, notice the toilet seat frame hanging on the wall! all from retro space.…

  • Living

    a single house

    the house from a single man is still up for sale, by the way. just in case you were on the market and you wanted to spend in the region of $1,5…

  • Vintage

    pink bathrooms

    looks i think i would actually consider for my own home… (not pink bathrooms though)…

  • Uncategorized

    gertha

    i’d like to introduce you to gertha – she’s one of my favourite houses in stellenbosch. all weird angles & low walls, just like the day she was first built. there are…

  • Art, Vintage

    pin-up

    am i becoming precitable? apologies but i can be a bit of a tart for vintage – especially if it’s bordering on kitsch. most of these pin-ups certainly fit the profile, and…

  • Design, Vintage

    rétrofuturs

    stéphane massa-bidal is a french illustrator & web designer who combines vintage imagery with thoughts & proverbs about life. he says, my global concept is called “retrofuturs”: mix the past, the present,…