Monthly Archives: January 2012

Design Travel, The Ultimate Pop Up Museum By Prada

AMO’s installation for the “24 h Museum”  in the historic Palais d’Iéna Paris.

The installation is divided in three sections, each inspired by a particular type of museum space: historic, contemporary and forgotten.

The central space is a large metal cage mad made from grills and neon lights that encloses the work by Francesco Vezzoli.

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Design Finds, Google For Karl’s Inspiration


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Karl Lagerfeld has mentioned several times that :

 “My head is like Google. I have everything in my mind.”

I tried to find his inspiration for the picture above and googled  “cartoons flowers”.

Here we go:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

For me , the pink one, Made In China, definitely is the winner.

Quote of the Day

“i believe in manicures. i believe in overdressing. i believe in primping at leisure and wearing lipstick.

more audrey hepburn on grayzine

Quote of The Day

If I had my life to live over, I’d try to make more mistakes next time.

Nadine Starr, 85 years, If I had my life to live over

Design Finds, Time Lapse Ibiza

Her name  Meghan Currie, and she has  a pretty cool website .

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Design Finds, Carven

Since The New French New Wave ( Isabel Marant etc.) has become a part of establishment, everyone is searching for a new fresh brand : of midway between masculine and feminine, with good cuts,  on ok price: something to meet in the middle between Prada and Zara.

I think Carven could be the one.

Check prices on www.net-a-porter.com 

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Design Finds, It’s All About Trust

Do you remember a day when I won a Bjorg’s neckless?

Today it arrived. It’s beautiful.

Actually it’s the second Bjørg’s neckless in our house. The first one I gave to my little daughter for her first birthday. Zoe’s neckless says :” all you need is trust and a bit of pixie dust”.

And I always felt little jealous of my little princess because of this neckless. Now I have mine.

It says: “ not all who wander are lost”.

Now I know: it’s all about trust. Thanks Bjørg!

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Design Tips, How To Find God

Every kids knows the world is perfect“,  BG answered to the question on searching for God

Design Tips, How From The Ugly Duckling To Become A Beautiful Swan

How from the ugly duckling to become a beautiful swan?

Change Jil Sander Navy to Jil Sander.

( Yesterday published  by me  the pictures of Jil Sander Navy initiated a conversation about anorexia and teen ugliness on Facebook )