Thursday, April 02, 2015
This week's links. Enjoy.
An All-White Home in Norway
Take a tour of a serene and beautiful home in Norway that's minimalist perfection. Via The Style Files.
Eileen Gray: A Life Restored
Via More Intelligent Life: "She should be world-famous for her innovative designs — and would be, had Le Corbusier not intervened. But, as Michael Watts, reports, Eileen Gray's story now has a happy ending, thanks partly to a new film." Looking forward to seeing this ...
Favourite Hotels on Film
Inspired by Eloise, the girl who lives in a penthouse suite, AnOther magazine picks their 10 favourite views of hotel life in cinema history.
10 Easy Pieces
Remodelista picks their favourite hand made dinnerware from ceramics studios in the US and Canada. Those of you who are kind enough to follow me on Instagram will know that I have a particular interest in this sort of thing, now that I'm taking pottery classes ...
Roadside Comforts: Japanese Vending Machines
Lovely photo essay by Eiji Ohashi about the ubiquitous vending machine in Japan — here, in his beautiful images, transformed by snow. Love. Thanks to Andrew for the link.
Top 10 Books About Italy
Intriguing and highly personal list of books on Italy by Guardian correspondent John Hooper.
20 Nail Varnishes for Spring
Brighten up your fingers with these 20 colourful nail polish options for spring — everything from subtle pastels to electric neon tones.
Green Goddess Hummus Sandwich
The always lovely Cookie and Kate offers the perfect healthy sandwich inspiration — there's even a recipe for quick pickles (30 minutes!) to elevate it to sensational.
(photo by pia ulin via residence)