Thursday, April 18, 2013
This week's links. Enjoy.
Q and A With MUJI Art Director Kenya Hara
I've always loved the elegantly restrained house style of MUJI — and now this Dwell magazine interview with MUJI art director Kenya Hara offers insight into his vision and how it all comes together.
Superheroines, Fighters, and Why Isn't There a Wonder Woman Movie?
This sounds fantastic. NPR reviews the documentary Wonder Women: The Untold Story Of American Superheroines, which airs beginning Monday night (April 22 2013) on PBS's Independent Lens.
The Socialite Family
Holly Becker of the lovely Decor8 mentioned this recently — a blend of blog and magazine, The Socialite Family is a bilingual (French/English) site that features the stylish homes of families (think The Selby with kids).
Granta's Best of Young British Novelists
Lovely slide show featuring Granta's picks of, well, young British novelists.
The 10 Best Words the Internet Has Given English
From Guardian Books: "From hashtags to LOLs to Cupertinos and Scunthorpe problems, Tom Chatfield picks the most interesting neologisms drawn from the digital world." Fun list.
1950s Style in an 1850s House
Slide show of an 1850s Bordeaux house with 1950s charm inside. Playful and pretty.
Knife and Fork Egg Salad Sandwiches With Chives
Perfect for lunch or a light supper, this simple recipe from Saveur adds a couple of extra delicious ingredients that make it a little more special. Lovely on pumpernickel or rye bread with a fresh green salad on the side.