If I'm completely honest, I didn't eat anywhere near as much chocolate as originally planned this weekend. My one license for the year to go mental and I failed. Instead my brain kicked in, told me enough was enough, and miraculously I listened - the boring, sad times of adulthood. I can't just munch on… Continue reading the sustainers :: the citizenry.
Big and exciting life moves are happening, or at least in the works. My busy life could be getting busier, my short days getting even shorter. If there is a reason behind it, and a strong passion, anything is doable though. The constant whinge of my life, which I’m sure has been heard by you… Continue reading the sustainers :: reformation.
This is all just too perfect. Kit Willow + sustainability + super fashion. After her tricky few years following the Willow debacle, Kit has taken a new and encouraging stance with her ethical and sustainable brand, KITX. She's accomplishing the dreams of someone like me - working with the environment to source and create all… Continue reading the sustainers :: kitx.
New month, new obsession. Lucky Arro - from the super talented Beci Orpin (one of my long time Frankie illustrator favourites), and Adam Rogers. These two with their powers combined have made something amazing. All the prints and patterns you could dream of can now be found on the latest cushions, linen and rugs. The… Continue reading home with arro.
Some Pinterest finds for your lovely brains. Too much to handle. Especially if you browse through the Gorman page. I had to stop myself - too much inspiration, too little time. Such a strange problem to have. I bring before you some pretty sexy interiors, as I intently watch The Block. (Images from 1, 2,… Continue reading real beauties.
All the Lanvin shows and collections have the vibe of a 1940's film noir, detective setting, featuring smoky bars and rainy nights. Something so dark yet so classy to each one.And that proves more than anything the everlasting style of Lanvin, the never-fading design concepts which outlive all the fads and trends. It was only… Continue reading loving lanvin.
Surely it is an old wive's tale that having a beautiful bed cover helps you sleep deeper and more relaxed. And it has to be true. The vibe you get from the perfect bed cover. I probably sound really ridiculous right now. But I still think it's true. When my bed is cleared of the… Continue reading clean sheets.
I've always wished I could paint or draw or express myself on paper like that somehow. Now this thing called thread art is all the rage - maybe it's my calling. Combining two of my favourite loves: the arts and fashion / textiles. Thread art is almost like a 3D collage, enhancing any image. So… Continue reading thread art.
While in Melbourne last week I discovered some amazing new designs and brands. Wandering around the various boutiques you come across so many up-and-coming treats. So that's inspired this new little segment I am going to bring to you each month, where I am aiming to share with the world some of these lesser-seen goodies.… Continue reading lolicu.
Anything recycled or reused is always a winner in my eyes. That's something I have valued for a long time. My fabric box is all I need to prove this - you should see the scraps I keep for those 'just in case' moments, and the million vintage tea towels I collected for my Year… Continue reading recyclemondo.