Monday, December 10, 2012


In his series Broken Flower, Jon Shireman soaks flowers in liquid nitrogen then uses a special contraption to slam them against a wall at high speed to break them. The resulting photographs look pretty awesome. Check out the rest of his flickr stream here.

Sunday, December 2, 2012

Trend Spotting: Neck Wear Edition

No better way to spruce up your winter wardrobe like a new scarf (or three!) Here are my top picks for this winter:

1. Oasis faux fur snood $36 2. J.Crew toscana tucker $328 3. Juicy Couture faux fur infinity scarf $88 4. ModCloth infinity scarf in leopard $24.99 5. Theodora and Callum jackson hole infinity scarf $110 6. J.Crew wool angora snood $49.50 7. J.Crew wool plaid scarf $68 8. Barbour plaid country scarf $44.85 9. Barneys CO-OP tartan plaid scarf $120


Tuesday, November 27, 2012

Sunday, November 25, 2012

A Peace Treaty

In an effort to increase awareness of disappearing crafting traditions, Farah Malik and Dana Arbib created A Peace Treaty, an evolving collection of accessories and apparel. They work with skilled artisans in eight different countries and also create income-generating opportunities for out of work artisans, disabled and widowed women.

Check out the rest of the line here

Saturday, October 6, 2012

Friday, September 14, 2012

Up in the Air

 From the top: Greenland, Alaska, Spain, China and Malaysia. 

Professor Paul Bourke at the University of Western Australia finds fractal patterns across the face of our planet using Google Earth. Consider my mind blown. See more fractals he's found here.

Monday, July 23, 2012

Outdoor Envy

A few cozy, upholstered spaces for you this morning. Have a good Monday!

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