• Mood of the day

    Mid Century Graphic Inspiration

    I like that little Red Riding Hood and Fox friend…Cushions by Becky Baur. Becky studied Fine Art then worked as a freelance textile designer before setting up her business designing cushions, ceramics, cards and notebooks.…

    April 26, 2012
  • Mood of the day Trade Shows

    Pale Cloud in Florence

    Pale Cloud will be showing its collection at Pitti this season (28-30 June). A little bird told me that the Scandinavian brand managed to get a spot in the sought after “Apartment” section, one…

    April 26, 2012
  • Brands

    Company Profile : Picnik

    Brand name: Picnik – Company name: Picnik Website : www.piknic-barcelona.com Date of creation : 2010 Country of origin : Spain – Country of production : Spain Name of owner/founder : Laura Armet…

    April 26, 2012
  • Mood of the day

    Sweet Showers!

    April Showers – One of the most interesting brands of the moment. Available at Sweet William. The shoes are gorgeous!…

    April 23, 2012
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    Company Profile : Ovitar

    Brand name ÒVITAR by Guðrun & Guðrun – Company name Guðrun & Guðrun Website gudrungudrun.com Date of Creation 2002 // 2007 (Ovitar – kids line) Country of origin Faroe Islands Country of production Faroe Islands (Norway) Names of founders Gudrun Ludvig…

    April 23, 2012
  • Mood of the day

    Thai Curry Crickets or BBQ Worm Crisps?

    “Why not eat insects…?” questions Marcel Dicke in a Ted video. Several newspapers have also published articles on the subject and I have to say that it is rather convincing: fast growing, full of…

    April 22, 2012
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    Italians do it better

    If you visit Milan and its Salone del Mobile, don’t miss Society in Brera as they always have great displays. A good occasion to buy a pair of their wonderful bed linen (best in…

    April 22, 2012
  • Culture Photography

    A photographic journey in Kyrgyzstan

    My Quiet of Gold by Cooper & Gorfer is a striking photographic journey documenting the stories of love, sorrow, and betrayal from rural Kyrgyzstan. Seen at the last Armory show in New York, the photographs stayed…

    April 20, 2012