Tag Archives: THE FABRIC OF HOME

DESIGN | Tile Me Crazy!

NEWS from the tile masters at Mutina, made in collaboration with artist Nathalie Du Pasquier. The Margherita and Daisy tiles are for everybody, who is not afraid. she says. I simply l o v e tiles – maybe something with … Continue reading

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Amsterdam Not Now

I tend to forget, I am an AirBnB host. For about 7 years I welcomed guests to our home, always had people staying in our guestroom. Now for months it has been just the two of us, me and my … Continue reading

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A Find

Today I came across the work of Soraya Basiran through I love Illustration. Great style. Something in the pattern reminded me of the work of Hamid El Kanbouhi, who’s work I admire and wrote about. Both images of a now-woman. … Continue reading

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Corona Times | Rear Window

  This image caught my eye: A film poster for Hitchcock’s Rear Window, a thriller from 1954 starring James Stewart and Grace Kelly. It’s the story of professional photographer Jeff, who is stuck in his apartment, recuperating from a broken … Continue reading

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Timely Indoor Fashion | PS – MASK 19

I love the work of René Gruau, the late French fashion illustrator. Studying his work is pure escapism.   PS | It reminds me of the disturbing news of less victims of domestic violence now calling in for help. The … Continue reading

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Stylish Painting

Work from the portfolio of conceptual stylist Susanne Kennedy. I  love the way she paints an atmosphere with objects, light and color, composing enticing stories putting the characters in place. Inspiring!

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Portrait Of Bonnie

I made a sketch for a painting. Inspired by a frame from the charity shop. It held a discolored print of a painting by Pieter de Hooch, A Woman Peeling Apples.  I want to make a little painting for the … Continue reading

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If It Grows They Have It

  It was a lovely sunny autumn afternoon along Kingston Avenue in Brooklyn. The shop across the street caught my eye, as it felt nostalgic, sun drenched longing in a French way. A good spot for a wine bar. In … Continue reading

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Discovery | Alaskan Spruce Tip Jelly

  I looked it up, how they put the taste of a forest on the other side of the world in a jelly. It’s gorgeous!

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Color Inspiration | New York

Looking forward to visiting again next October 🙂 [now play the music]

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