February 2013

Why We Love Beautiful Things

We think of great design as art, not science, a mysterious gift from the gods, not something that results just from diligent and informed study. But if every designer understood more about the mathematics of attraction, the mechanics of affection, all design — from houses to cellphones to offices and cars — could both look good and be good for you.
-Lance Hosey

Read the whole article here.

Annika Aschberg

Swedish photographer and filmmaker, Annika Aschberg, has a captivating collection of photography for your Thursday morning. Find more and follow her at Ackelita

St. Valentine Trunk Show at Beam & Anchor

We’ve been eyeing Beam & Anchor for a little while now and last night we finally made it in during their Valentine’s Day trunk show.

Below are some of my favorite things.

1. Northwesterner 12″ Grey and Tan by Wood & Faulk
2. Suzy Earrings by Katie Diamond Jewelry 
3. Fold Over Clutch in Cognac by Clare Vivier
4. Black Heart Herkimer Studs by Better Late Than Never
5. Iuvo Bracelet by Stone & Honey
6. Astrology Wall Calendar by Prismatic Print Shop
7. Natural Collar by Found My Animal

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Red Valentino reminds me I do not own enough knee high stockings.

It also makes me want to watch Kamikaze Girls.


Images by Jessica Breedlove

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