Thursday, November 19, 2015
This week's links. Enjoy.
A Cheerful Copenhagen Space
Take a Design Sponge tour of the relaxed Copenhagen home of Camilla Ebdrup and Andreas Stenmann and their young son Sigurd, a great mix of vintage, modern — and interesting things they've found washed up by the sea. That's their dining room above.
On the Cultural History of Paris
Interview with writer Luc Sante about his new (and interestingly opinionated) book 'The Other Paris', which explores the cultural history of The City of Light.
55 Vintage Book Covers, Brought to Life
Beautiful animation by German digital artist Henning M. Lederer that sets to motion some fairly obscure book covers from the 1970s. Hypnotic, lovely and definitely made me admire the fantastic design of the originals, too.
The 24 Best Winter Cocktails to Get You Through the Cold
Classic and custom drink recipes from Esquire's mixologist for a gentle warm glow inside when the weather is cold outside.
7 Successful Women Entrepreneurs on What Age Has Taught Them
Inspiring stories from 7 women entrepreneurs over 40 about why their current success was something they couldn't have achieved earlier in their careers.
The World of Art, Gluten-Free
French graphic artist Arthur Coulet has created a cheeky Tumblr called the Gluten-Free Museum, which takes classic paintings and removes anything with gluten in them. It's funny, but also interesting to see how gluten is such a big part of the dietary history of humankind — some images are quite startling when transformed. Via FastCo.
Renaissance Selfies: The First Book of Fashion
Fascinating slide show of images from a book by a 16th century 'fashion blogger' who documented his life in clothes through portraits of himself commissioned from various artists. Cambridge historian Ulinka Rublack has edited a new edition of this extraordinary book, published by Bloomsbury.
Zoolander 2 Trailer
I can't wait to see this. Enjoy.
Brussel Sprouts Pasta With Lemon Cream Sauce
A lovely and easy to make dish by Naturally Ella that perfectly combines pasta and winter veggies, all brightened with a lemon cream sauce.
(photo by andreas stenmann)