Monday, April 24, 2017
A beautiful work space to inspire you at the beginning of your week. Have a good one.
(photo by martina gemmola, styling by richard hall & son for mondocherry. via decor8)
Minimalist cool in a Stockholm apartment for you today—love the contrast of white, natural wood floors and black furniture. Great art, too. More here.
(photography: ekenstam via elv's by way of coco lapine design)
Friday, April 21, 2017
An 1893 schoolhouse in Copenhagen is now a creative retreat for Jon and Sascha, who both work in the music industry. Initially attracted by its architecture, it was the large surrounding property and inner courtyard that finally sold them—it feels very secluded, despite being near the old town centre. When you work with sound every day, silence is a true luxury. More here on Ladny Dom.
(photography by birgitta wolfgang drejer / sisters agency. via my domaine)
Thursday, April 20, 2017
A beautiful vista for your Thursday. Have a lovely one.
(photo via here)
This week's links. Enjoy.
Take a tour of decorator Patrick McGrath's lovely modern apartment—surprisingly airy in feel despite its small size.
A Marvelous Moment for French Writers and Artists
Lovely review by Julian Barnes in the New York Review of Books of 'The Pen and the Brush: How Passion for Art Shaped Nineteenth-Century French Novels' by Anka Muhlstein, translated from the French by Adriana Hunter. Adding this one to my book list.
Jim Jarmusch's 10 Favourite Films
Cult film director Jim Jarmusch picks his 10 favourite films, including Tokyo Story by Ozu, Seven Samurai by Kurosawa and Bob le Flambeur by Melville among others. Notably, they're all black and white films—an aesthetic Jarmusch uses beautifully in his own work.
Hargreaves + Levin Food Scans
This gorgeous series of 12 op art-style food scans by Hargreaves + Levin celebrates the beauty and bounty of seasonal fruits and vegetables. Stunning. (via design crush)
Magazine Covers By Famous Artists
Steven Brower of Print Magazine takes a look at timeless magazine cover designs by Picasso, Matisse, Braque, Dali and others. Inspiring.
Frittata With Asparagus, Goat Cheese and Herbs
With a salad and crusty bread on the side, this light and lovely dish is a perfect way to welcome spring.
(photo: casa cook)
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Tuesday, April 18, 2017
A beautiful art space for you today. This photo is from the launch party at Nishi Gallery in Canberra for the book 'Perfect Imperfect: the beauty of accident, age and patina', by Sydney-based writer and editor Karen McCartney, stylist Glen Proebstel and photographer Sharyn Cairns. More photos here.
(photo by sharyn cairns. via vosges paris)
Monday, April 17, 2017
A peaceful space for Easter Monday. Hope you're having a lovely day.
(photo by prue ruscoe via domino)
Sunday, April 16, 2017
Friday, April 14, 2017
Happy weekend! And a happy holiday long weekend to you as well, whether you celebrate Easter or Passover (or both!). Enjoy.
(photo by line thit klein, styling by marie graunbøl for broste copenhagen. via the design chaser)
Admiring this light-filled, open concept Gothenburg apartment today—classic Swedish style (and an utterly lovely little kitchen). More here on Entrance.
(photography by anders bergstedt)
Thursday, April 13, 2017
For those of you who are, like me, waiting impatiently for spring. "Spring Colors" by Ana Louisa Perkins.
This week's links. Enjoy.
A Renovated Berlin Studio
Take a tour of the beautiful, minimalist studio of Nora and Laura of Food Stories, a blog and Instagram feed dedicated to gluten-free food. So inspiring.
How To Make Paper Peonies
Add some pretty colour to your Easter decor this weekend with this easy tutorial for making a Charm Peony by Livia Cetti, who creates paper flowers through her company The Green Vase.
Zone of Strangeness: On John Cheever's Subjective Suburbs
Excellent essay by Adam O'Fallon Price on the work of John Cheever, and how his stories examine "...the tension between two countervailing urges—the urge for freedom and the urge for safety."
How To Coordinate Your Lunch With Your Outfit
AnOther magazine chats with photographer Kelsey McClellan and set and prop stylist Michelle Maguire about Wardrobe Snacks, their photo series inspired by monochrome clothes and informal dining. Love this.
Clotilde's Paris Favourites
The wonderful French food blogger Clotilde of Chocolate and Zucchini recently put together a great map of her favourite restaurants and food shops in Paris.
Five Fresh Vegetarian Pizza Ideas
Check out these five delicious and healthy vegetarian variations on a timeless favourite—Butternut Squash Veggie Pizza, Grilled Summer Veggie Spelt Pizza, Green Split Pea and Spinach Pizza, Charred Tomato and Garlic Butter Mini Skillet Pizzas, Garden Greens Goodness Pizza.
(photo: the rug company)
Wednesday, April 12, 2017
Follow the light. Coat by Haider Ackermann, photo by Camille Vivier for AnOther Magazine, Fall/Winter 2011.
Smitten with the Stockholm home of Petra Tungarden today, who is not only the fashion and home editor for Metro a blogger, stylist and entrepreneur as well. Love her glamorous take on Nordic style, with that perfect shade of blue and marble accents—and that stunning ceiling. More here on Nordic Design.
(photography by jesper florbrant for metro mode)
Tuesday, April 11, 2017
A peaceful space to start the day. See more of it here.
(photo: alexander white. via coco lapine design)