Thursday, September 10, 2015
A fascinating space to wander around in, looking at all the interesting objects, books and art everywhere. Love that gallery wall.
(photo via st. frank)
This week's links. Enjoy.
Bright and Modern
Take a tour of a light-filled Sydney home, tailor-made for a couple who love to cook — that's a photo of their dining room above.
The Ephemeral Brilliance of Perfume
Natasha Jen, a partner at design studio legend Pentagram, applies her designer's eye (and nose) to the elusive allure of perfume.
Polynation: Why You
Have a listen to 'Why You', the brand new track by Dutch duo Polynation — pretty, ambient sound with a dash of techno.
Do the Write Thing
Jess Cartner-Morley looks at the fashion world's long love affair with stationery — one that continues to go strong today in an increasingly digital world.
Richard Grant's Seven Wonders
Actor Richard Grant, perhaps best known for starring in the cult classic Withnail and I and, more recently, Downton Abbey, picks his seven favourite places. Intriguing list.
Inside the Mind of a Japanese Master Plant Stylist
Fascinating profile of Satoshi Kawamoto, the New York-based Japanese plant artist and creative director behind lush installations for brands like Filson, Gant Rugger and Mr Porter.
Who's Who in Graphic Design HIstory
Award-winning designer Bonnie Siegler draws up a fantastic list of legendary graphic designers for a bemused design student. Wonderful to revisit so much great work, too.
Chef Matt Danko uses his father's recipe to make sharlotka, a light and fluffy Russian apple cake. Now is also a perfect time to try this out, with the fall apples making their first appearance in the farmer's markets.
(photo by jason busch)