The other inspiration - the hand painted paper my sketch is set on. From Il Papiro, the Florentine handmade paper store, the colors, papers and products seem to have a more genuine beauty and texture than any others I have come across.
Sunday, January 27, 2008
Wednesday, January 23, 2008
I'm starting to think about what to make for Valentine's Day and I found these denim short- shorts. Pairing them with black leggings and something like - Maryjane's, Converse or flat boots plus a too big sweater will bring them into February.Simple to make - any imperfections in the doing or the denim is part of the charm --
Suzy Menkes draws out some interesting observations from Karl Lagerfeld, and both are wearing Schiaparelli sized fantasy brooches which you do not want to miss --and, Christian Lacroix tours her through the costume exhibit, another must-see.
Sunday, January 13, 2008
Saturday, January 12, 2008
I've been collecting photos of bikers in the city. Here are a few from last summer,
...the most correct, though is the photo of the Parisian police on bikes, check it out on my Lacroix post from December '07.