This week's links. Enjoy.
What Love Looks Like After More Than Half a Century
Absolutely lovely. Inspired by her grandparents' devotion to each other for 59 years, Lauren Fleishman photographed couples who have been married for half a century or more for her new book The Lovers. The slide show will make you melt.
Yves Saint Laurent's Valentine's Day Love Cards
So gorgeous. Yves Saint Laurent's Love Cards, created and sent by the designer from 1970 to 2000, are stunning, brightly coloured hand-crafted collages. Soon to be reissued in a book, you can follow the link to view a selection from the series.
Architect Couples and Their Houses
Have a look at the homes that architects design for themselves.
Abstract Photos Created From iPhone Smudges
Artist Arslan Sukan's new photography series features scans of his iPhone screen, magnified and turned into mesmerizing abstract art.
10 Delightfully Whacktacular Vintage Kitchens
Apartment Therapy rounds up 10 vintage photos of kitchens that truly have to be seen to be believed. Awesome.
Transform the rinds of parmesan cheese into a rich broth with the help of onions, garlic, white wine and fresh herbs — a delectable base for soups, risottos and more.
Hold That Thought
Thirteen leading designers get to grips with and discuss an object they find inspiring. Fascinating.
Citrus, Fennel and Avocado Salad
A perfect winter salad that combines seasonal ingredients for a colourful and healthy dish.
(photo via vt wonen)