I am tickled pink–in a bit of wonderment. Junya Watanbe has created something that feels French, Japanese, African and Dutch. By mixing ethnic print with reconstructed denim, gingham and white shifts, he redefines ethnic textiles. And I find that visually thought-provoking. The headdress, which is over the top, feels right. As if a nun were taking a […]
theatrics at sonia rykiel. via cobrasnake
Today’s word is “hearkening.” As in heart and darkening. Or perhaps Heart and Arcing. It’s a beautiful word, no? Now for some visual tastefulness. I’ve been swallowing whole this entire line. So preety. preety. So pretty that it deserves two preeties, like a chirping bird. I love the textile pattern. So earthy, lively and intelligent. […]
When I was beginning to read I imagined that bridges had something to do with birds and with what seemed to be cages but I knew that they were not cages it must have been autumn with the dusty light flashing from the streetcar wires and those orange places on fire in the pictures and […]
This girl is a gem.
one of my favorite colors.
Growing up, we always left our shoes at the door. It was like leaving the outside, outside. And the inside, inside. Like respecting the boundary before stepping past it.
I feel like yuck. Sick as a dog. blech. I am hopped up on cold medicine and bedridden but now I have to straggle outside in the gloriously pre-fall weather (or is it indian summer?) to show my sickly face to the world. Thank the lord for sunglasses. Don’t know what to do without them […]
After looking at artfully draped black clothes all day, it’s refreshing to look at some tribal pattern. It just kind of sings. And I love how her cheeks are stained. Delightful. I don’t know who styled these photos but the photographer is ann naumann. I love how she shot these vibrant warm colors on a […]
(photo: une fille comme moi blog) So just when I thought I’ve seen all the cute things for the day, something comes along that blows everything out of the water. Look at her (above) I never thought I’d see the 90’s return but here it is. I must be some kind of granny for these […]