on the beach

on the beach is a collection of super large format images by american photographer richard misrach, taken from a room in a high rise hotel in hawaii over the course of 3 years. [click here for super high-res image] [click here for super high-res image] [click here for super high-res…

Bumper Fashion Special No. 22

bumper fashion special #25! the secret squirrel & ruby autumn/winter 2010 collections are so amazing, i almost can’t wait for colder weather. secret squirrel autumn/winter 2010: ruby autumn/winter 2010: geren ford pre-fall 2010: free people: anthropologie: vanessa bruno: parker: sunshine & shadow spring/summer 2010: kansas couture:

beachy keen

i wandered onto the beach one evening before sunset to take these shots. the sky really was all pink & blue! maaagical.

Bumper Fashion Special No. 21

first bumper fashion special of 2010… willow ltd: IRO: the garden collection by H&M: alexander mcqueen: (remember this dress?) emilio pucci: richard nicoll: kaight: style sightings:

Bumper Fashion Special No. 19

you know, i’ve been skimping on the bumper fashion specials lately, mostly because i haven’t come across a lot of summer stuff that i find very inspiring (especially since at least 90% of what we’re exposed to fashion wise is from the north, where they are now settling into deep…

knysna

i want to go to there

holy moly, it’s only 18 odd days and then my SUMMER HOLIDAY starts. today i’m reflecting on summer holidays of old, 99.9% of the time spent by the sea (where else?). our family haunts were: knysna: when i was very small, we went camping in knysna. i don’t remember much…

amalfi

amalfi

from a trip to italy, 2003. i remember it being reported as the hottest italian summer in decades – that water was heaven.

salads

101 simple salads

i wish it was spring / summer so that the veggie section didn’t look so depressing! if i could get nice fresh produce daily, i’d probably live on salads like this. via ny times

Sartorialist, Slashed

summer’s end

it could be because of the stifling heat that i am longing for winter, but it’s also the clothes. courtesy: sartorialist + garance