Wednesday, February 27, 2013

The Colors of Mexico-Part 2

The legendary beetle, called ''vocho'' locally, still very much used in Mexico.

An assortment of hammocks in the city of San Cristobal de las Casas.

A welcoming mascot in a restaurant in Zipolite Beach.

The symbol of sun is very present in mexican decoration, here it was taken in Polanco neighborhood of Mexico City.
Beautiful flower pots in Polanco, Mexico City.

Shot glasses inspired by Frida Kahlo, Lucha Libre and The Day of The Dead.

Original and beautiful handcrafts can be found pretty much everywhere.

An afternoon siesta.  How great are the old school brooms!

Here are some more captured moments of my ongoing Mexican adventure.  First part here.

Favorite Looks-London F/W '13

Tom Ford

Antonio Berardi

Burberry Prorsum

Topshop Unique


Temperley London

So here are some of the looks that I loved from London Fall/Winter Fashion Week, what were your favorites?

(Photo credit: Style)

Tuesday, February 26, 2013

Another Brick In The Wall

We had an exposed brick wall at our old place and I loved it.  Whether it is left untreated or painted it adds wonderful texture to a space.

Sunday, February 24, 2013

Photos by Solve

Some beautiful images for the start of the week.  They are by a Norwegian photographer Solve Sundsbo, his ability to capture color and movement is striking.  Check out more of his work here.

Friday, February 22, 2013

Street Style-London F/W '13

Like I said before the real fashion is out on the streets, here are some of my favorite street looks from the past London Fashion Week.

(Photo credit: Style 1,4, Refinery29Elle 3,5,8, VogueTeam Peter Stigter)

Weekend Playlist- The Playful Kind

1. Kimya Dawson-I Like Giants
2. Nina Simone-Beautiful Land
3. Edward Sharpe&The Magnetic Zeros-Home
4. Emiliana Torrini-Jungle Drum
5. Ellen Allien&Apparat-Bubbles
6. Yael Naim-New Soul
7. Yann Tiersen (Amelie Soundtrack)-Soir de Fete
8. Caribou-Crayon

These songs put a huge smile on my face and make me feel like a kid again, a truly great feeling.  Wishing you a playful weekend!

(Photo credit: La Vie en Rose)

Thursday, February 21, 2013

Favorite Looks-New York F/W '13

Theyskens' Theory

Proenza Schouler 

Victoria Beckham

Derek Lam


Monique Lhuillier


Here are some of my favorite pieces from the past New York Fashion Week.  A little bit of leather, a dash of neutrals, a bit of sheer and some menswear inspired looks.  What were your favorites?

(Photo credit: Style)