Thursday, December 01, 2016
Throughout the month of December I'll be sharing holiday inspiraton on automatism — beautiful ideas for decorating, gifting, baking and more. Hope it makes the season a little more special for you.
(photo by jeroen van der spek, styling by cleo scheulderman for vt wonen)
This week's links. Enjoy.
A Stable Home
Take a tour of a beautifully renovated 18th century former stables in Stockholm, now a lovely home with great original details. Love the textured walls and beams.
Farewell William Trevor
The Irish writer William Trevor passed away last week at the age of 88. Follow the link for a wonderful interview with him in 1989 by The Paris Review.
7 Movies That Will Make You Feel Better About the Future
Interesting list of hopeful movies for anxious times, including one of my all time faves, Wings of Desire.
The New York Times Gift Guide
Get some shopping inspiration for the holidays with this beautifully designed interactive guide — there's something for everyone on your list.
100 Years of Kitchens
Architectural Digest has a fun video that shows the evolution of the kitchen over the last 100 years. Fascinating.
Best Food Books of 2016
Smithsonian has an interesting selection of food history books released this year — perfect for any gourmets you know (or treat yourself). Several focus on one thing only (butter, bourbon, candy) while others examine restaurants or food culture in New York. Perfect reading by the fire, with appropriate drink and/or snack on hand.
Roasted Broccoli Salad With Pine Nuts, Raisins and Feta
Balance out the rich festive foods of the holidays with delectable and healthy dishes like this one.
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