I am loving all the colours and patterns in the shops at the moment. This week’s inspirations will be devoted to folklore / colours and patterns. Check out the products at Folk Art, Finland.
John-Paul Pietrus is a London based photographer who produces highly ‘lacqured’ classical yet modern fashion imagery. His influences range from sources as varied as Charles Baudelaire poems to the romance of Chinese watercolors. Whilst never forgetting the importance and necessity of commerciality in photography, John-Paul Pietrus has always pursued to incorporate art foundations into his […]
A Hong Kong-based photographer who works in the field of fashion, film, and art, Wing Shya （夏永康） started his career as a graphic designer after having studied at the Emily Carr Institute in Canada. He also worked with Pentagram in The United States. Upon his return to Hong Kong, Wing set up Shya-la-la Workshop, an […]
After the success of Vanessa‘s show, it was time for a tired princess to treat herself, and what better way to celebrate than to buy a new pair of shoes? So, the hunt began to replace her twice-glued ‘Deloris & Maxine’ favs. With the promise of a ‘Fanciful Treat’, the comments poured in on the […]
Korean stationery are amongst the most sought after in the world for it’s cuteness and quality. I love everything on the 10×10 site, packed to the brim with so many great products & inspirations. Check out ‘Design Fingers’ for crafting products and ideas. I’m tempted to start an art journal after browsing the site (it’ll […]
Apartment Therapy opened a contest for ‘The Smallest, Coolest Apartment‘ in the U.S that is under 650 square feet (60 square meters). ‘Because we’ve never accepted that a lack of space is fatal when it comes to creating an inspiring home and nothing thrills us more than the hand-made home or the stylish studio wedged […]
Whimsical collage artist Claudine Hellmuth calls her work Poppet® after a term of endearment used by her grandmother. She do custom collages for clients by integrating their family and friends’ photographs into her unique and fun artwork. PS. something magical came in the post from a favourite blogger friend yesterday, I’ll post an entry soon.
When I saw the cover of the book ‘My French Life‘ by Vicki Archer, mentioned on Absolutely Beautiful Things, I was immediately attracted to the picture and the photographer as a visual person. This is definitely a case of looking at the same view but seeing things differently. On arriving at Carla Coulson‘s website, I […]
Love the humorous and beautiful artwork of Mathilde Aubier, Paris. Her website is a lot of fun too!
Hope you’ve all enjoyed Japan week, I definitely had fun doing the research, there’s just so much beauty out there to discover and I can go on forever, but I will finish on this post relating to Japanese interiors. Since many of us are thinking about simplifying life, de-cluttering and taking green issues seriously. I […]