Tag Archives: Milan

Christmas Is Coming | As The World Turns

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Tiny Flash Forward

A page from the full trend report on next season, autumn winter 2018, for sale at Patternbank. The preview is tiny, but radiant.

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WORK | Menacing Curtain

A photo sent to me by Lasut en Braun, interior architects, based in Amsterdam. An illustration of a room divider, a subject they tackle in the new magazine I am working on at the moment. They caught the moment when … Continue reading

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Public diary | Record

  I live in an archive. A collection of stuff that somehow caught my eye and spoke to me. The record I bought at a flea market, because it reminded me of my childhood. When I was a girl about … Continue reading

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Milan window report

Inspiration from shop windows in Milan this week.

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Reflection

My trip to Milan was an unexpected inspiration. Instead of visiting the indoor expo of the Salone del Mobile, I spent most of my time outdoors, walking. Spring has conquered Italy, and the air was flowing in a warm breeze, scented with fresh … Continue reading

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I was here

Last night I came back from a short trip to Milan. Two nights, jampacked with impressions of art, Italian lifestyle and design. If anything for inspiration traveling is always a good idea. Here’s a photograph I took on Via Tortona … Continue reading

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Italy fix

  First thing today: Visit that large regional market, just around the corner, for a true Milan fix 🙂

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Explosion

Where my trip to Milan meets the new car blog. A Beetle taken apart and regrouped. It’s the work of Mexican artist Damian Ortega, seen in a former Pirelli hangar, now contemporary art space HangarBicocca in Milan. Other work by Ortega: Reminding … Continue reading

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Dutch portraits

  Striking portraits by Rachel Dubbe. After a successful career in commercial photography Dubbe embarked on a journey making some work of her own. “(…) a balancing act between present and past, tranquillity and spontaneity, chance and perfectionism, resulting in … Continue reading

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