Thursday, October 02, 2014
This week's links. Enjoy.
I'm utterly smitten with this lovely lifestyle blog dedicated to the lives of those who've opted to live in the country rather than the city. Gorgeous photos of interesting homes and interesting people.
13 Places to Eat, Drink and Shop in Paris
Designer Atlantique Ascoli opens up her little black book and shares her favourite spots in Paris — all chic and amazingly cool.
A Tour of Tinsel
Remodelista takes a tour of Tinsel, an elegantly bohemian café in Antwerp, Belgium. I could easily see this becoming one of my regular haunts if I lived there.
The Secret Histories of 5 Famous Hollywood Costumes
Love this glimpse behind the creation of such iconic movie looks as Dorothy in the Wizard of Oz, Indiana Jones and Katniss Everdeen — fascinating look at the thought processes behind the designs.
Top 10 Walks in Books
Duncan Minshull offers an interesting selection of the best literary journeys on foot. Inspiring reading.
The latest issue of the always wonderful Covet Garden is out — make yourself some tea and settle in for another great read.
On His Own Terms
Via T Magazine: "Stephan Janson might have followed in the footsteps of his idol Yves Saint Laurent, but instead chose a quieter life away from the frenzy of the fashion world as couturier to some of the most discerning women in Europe." Great photos of his space and clothing designs, too.
Appreciated on its own or as a low calorie substitute for mashed potatoes, this super easy and healthy side is a great way to add veggie goodness to a meal.
(photo of the musket room in nyc by emily andrews. via sycamore street press)