Tag Archives: vintage

Megaphones

A composition of magazine paper rolls, done by a 10-yearsold pupil of the local school. It looks like a modern Léger, a message from a world where media are the new (industrial*) revolution. * a big theme in Leger’s work. … Continue reading

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Anna Karenina now

On the left from Creative Review one from a series of reissues of Russian classics, and on the right my design for the cover of a personal book. An idea that popped up when I saw the Tolstoy cover. Read … Continue reading

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A trip into yesterdays

This summer I visited the US, and on my way to the Grand Canyon I came across a junk yard. It was a trip into yesterdays. Beautiful patina only time can create.  

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Weave a little magic into your home

“Weaving was among one of  the earliest avenues of self expression.” is the eye-opening introduction of the sale of vintage fabrics on One Kings Lane today. “There’s magic in the way only a few yards of textile can change the whole … Continue reading

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Monday morning must do

Tell me why I do like Mondays. Well, because there are at least two fabulous markets in Amsterdam that are very much worth a visit.  One of them is the Noordermarkt, in the Jordaan area. {The other is the Dappermarkt, … Continue reading

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