Saturday, December 18, 2010

Last Treasuries of 2010

Curated with much love, these are the last treasuries of the year. Enjoy and Happy Holidays!

Paper Fashion

Camille Cortet, French designer, Amsterdam based, has come up with an amazing collection for both men and women's accessories and infused it with parallels to the animal kingdom. Her work is solely made of paper and is built on the very distinct concept of transformation..enjoy!

Friday, December 17, 2010

Brief Encounter

Photographed by Peter Lindbergh, David Strathairn, Daria Werbowy plays a reporter for the story Brief Encounter for the January issue of Vogue. 


I've joined this interesting community of visual genius called Pinterest and would love to share some of the images I have been busy putting together. It's my new hobby now.  I love to go on there everyday and I've found a whole new love for blogging and writing here that has taken me more into a path of my own making, which I prefer and am thankful for:)

Here is my page for your perusal..Enjoy!

View Maha's Pins on Pinterest

house brooch

playhouse pillows

purse flower-creme

marimekko plate dot

Aren't these lovely? These are all from Tas-ka (website here) which is a Dutch design company specializing in collecting beautiful items from all over the world for home, kitchen, unique stationary, books, fabrics, and quirky findings for your kids. Delicious!

Wednesday, December 15, 2010

I Dream

Gah! These are beautiful, aren't they? Maia Flore is the photographer. Her images are arresting and haunting. Ranging in titles 'sleep elevations' to 'big head poetry' and 'diary.' I am captivated and, now, in a dreamy state of mind.

Tuesday, December 14, 2010

In the Spirit of

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Dame of the Year for me, Tilda Swinton. Scottish aristocracy, fashion icon, versatile actress. And the most beautiful shape shifter there is, Tilda Swinton has it all in my opinion. And for the woman who defies conformity, here is a collection I think that would tickle her (and hopefully, yours) fancy...

What are you thinking of right now?
Where are my warm stockings for the morning?
What makes you laugh?
My children’s plays – invariably – especially the ones involving beards.
What makes you cry?
Bagpipes when abroad.
What do you consider to be the greatest invention?
Do you have a mentor or inspirational figure who has guided or influenced you?
My paternal grandmother.
Where do you feel most at home?
In bed.
Where are you right now?
In bed.
What is your proudest achievement in work?
My collaborative relationships.
What is your proudest achievement in life?
Pretty bottomless curiosity.
What do you most dislike about contemporary culture?
Industrially sanctioned unkindness.
What do you most like about the age we live in?
Digital access to over a century of world cinema
At what points do life and work intersect?
At what points do they depart?
What’s the best advice you’ve been given?
Never to be jealous.
What is the biggest risk you’ve ever taken?
Having children.
Recommend a book or poem that has changed your perspective on life.
Great Expectations.
What is your earliest childhood memory?
Trees from my pram.
What’s the most important relationship in your life?
That with my invisible friend.
What’s the most romantic action you’ve taken?
Continuing to love him who was once sick on my head.
What’s the most spiritual action you’ve taken?
Having children.
If you could wish for one change in the world what would it be?
Compulsory monthly mudslides for all.
If you could add one question to this project questionaire what would it be?
If you had a word tattoed on the underside of your top lip, what would it be?  via


Okay, so the ring is more in my taste, but I couldn't help myself!! Isn't is just delicious?!