A brilliant photoshoot by Hanna Tveite for The Line holiday campaign. The Line is a modern and personal approach to retail. They bring together carefully chosen fashion, home, and beauty items and place them in context through inspiring editorial features and intimate offline shopping experiences. Recall the way you once dressed in your mother’s silk evening dress, pairing it with pearls and…Read More
Wise words by Seth Goding Don’t hide your work Offer help Ask for help Tell the truth Upgrade your tools Don’t hide your mistakes Add energy, don’t subtract it Share If you’re not proud of it, don’t ship it Know the rules of your craft Break the rules of your craft with intention Make big…Read More
A fashion designer and university professor, Ying Gao has achieved personal distinction through her numerous creative projects. Gao questions assumptions about clothing by combining urban design, architecture and media design. She explores the construction of the garment, taking her inspiration from the transformations of the social and urban environment. Recognized worldwide, her designs are frequently…Read More
As much as I admire minimalism styling, decor and color plate, I find it extremely difficult to live a minimalist lifestyle. One essential tip to make minimizing easy and sustainable lead a minimalist lifestyle came from Design Sponge brilliant essay by Grace Bonney: Whether it’s a pair of shoes or a gently-used coffee machine, there’s…Read More
Hello Weekenders, A quick roundup of this week’s findings : Dark interiors, absolutely my thing this season. An important message to everyone. Celebrate friendship. The most important newsletter you will ever sign up for. Winter drinks you should try. Dran, the French version of Banksy will make you think. The true meaning of self-care. Be Good,Read More
A great tequila drink presentation I saved for the right moment by Pinch Food Design. Goes like that: 1.5 oz. tequila blanco .75 oz. fresh lime juice 2 oz. fresh grapefruit juice .75 oz. simple syrup 1.5 oz. club soda 1 PINCH of spicy salt (50/50 salt + crushed red pepper) Garnish: edible flowers +…Read More
Spectrum, a new book from renowned minimalist architect John Pawson celebrates the “deeds of light” of the color spectrum through a curated collection of almost-abstract photographs. The book journeys through a spectral cycle, encouraging the reader to note the minute differences in shades and hues, and to look at the stories the brain creates as a result.…Read More
After a long weekend of crazy sales everywhere you look, I managed to find the right words to describe the strategy behind a logic non-impulsive shopping method thanks to Vicki Archer. These are the rules : Look at only what you know you want. Buy as if the item is full price, meaning you would be prepared to…Read More
Of Unusual Kind is an eclectic collection of paper dolls designed to inspire imaginative play and vivid make-believe. A beautifully handcrafted respite from technology, Of Unusual Kind is a celebration of paper craft, exquisite pattern, and unique, individual style. Inspired by the cherished tradition of paper dolls yet adorned with Anja Kroencke’s whimsically modern, hand-illustrated…Read More
When I am silent, I have thunder hidden inside.
“Human Error” is an ongoing photography series by Brooklyn-based graphic designer Victoria Siemer, in which she digitally overlays an existential or lovelorn computerized error message over a scanned Polaroid, combining the nostalgia evoked by a Polaroid with the technological angst that fuels many of our modern relationships.Read More
Happy Weekend ! Rounding up this week with a great link pack: creative baby shower gift. Beads Chandelier – a very challenging DIY project. How to get your shit together in just 4 weeks. Art portrait is hanging in the same room it was painted. ‘The Essential’ – Marilyn Monroe captured in rare photos. ‘Good Night…Read More
Be you. Do you. For you.
The Uncomfortable is a collection of deliberately inconvenient everyday objects by Athens-based architect Katerina Kamprani. Katerina’s goal is to deconstruct the invisible design language of simple everyday objects and tweak their fundamental properties in order to surprise you and make you laugh. But also to help us appreciate the complexity and depth of interactions with…Read More
Hi, Not quite the weekend, but I literally lost track of it with all the holidays… Anyway, few great links: Le Butt panties by the awesome Monday is a Basic Bitch. Loving this little Christian Dior. Dads just got a lot cooler. ultimate newborn t-shirt for dad. DIY bookmark tassels. colorful and fun. Great resources for entrepreneurs woman. Interesting facts…Read More