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Cubism: Colour Library

Cubism was one of the most influential movement in Western art this century. Beginning withRead More →

In February 1888, Vincent van Gogh left Paris, where he had been living for aRead More →

Van Gogh Starry Night

Van Gogh is one of my favourite artists. The painting “Starry Night” is one of his most beloved.   It is an authentic landscape and a projection of Van Gogh’s inner being.  Vortexes of deep azure spin around stars and a crescent moon.  A giant green, black cypress tree blows in the wind. Read More →

Daisies close-up

If I had my life to live over, I’d dare to make more mistakes next time. I’d relax, I would limber up. I would be sillier than I have been this trip. I would take fewer things seriously. I would take more chances. I would climb more mountains and swim more rivers. I would eat more ice cream and less beans. I would perhaps have more actual troubles, but I’d have fewer imaginary ones.Read More →

A picture of Mr Rogers wearing a green cardigan and smiling at the camera

Whether you’re begrudgingly committed to still using snail mail or consider yourself an avid stampRead More →

Shark 3D Illusion Lamp

Energe economy with power pass of 0.012kw.h / 24 hours. Automatically change colour mode. PressRead More →

French self-taught photographer Thomas Tourral, aka SeptMai, captures the magnificent mountains’ unpredictability and their atmospheres according to the seasons. His photos are a testimony to the raw, instantaneous and fickle Alpine landscape that offers us spectacular views of its mountains >>Read More →

Retro vintage tissue box dispenser.Read More →

blue sky ocean

Colour Blue has always been my favourite colour.  Apparently, I am in good company asRead More →

Outdoor lighting close-up

Embed from Getty Images In case you hadn’t noticed, landscape and outdoor architectural lighting isRead More →

le creuset yellow cookware

Marilyn Monroe sang that diamonds are a girl’s best friend, but she also apparently knewRead More →

Alessi -Bottle opener - Diabolix

Designers: CSA, Biagio Cisotti A little devil in the kitchen… Created as part of theRead More →

Espresso Coffee Maker - Pulcina

Designer: Michele De Lucchi The espresso coffee maker Pulcina, designed by Michele de Lucchi, is theRead More →

Alessi Espresso Coffee Maker

Designer: David Chipperfield Alessi MOKA Espresso Coffee Maker Designed by architect David Chipperfield, Moka isRead More →

Mondrian Abstract Cubes Squares Old Master Art Painting Print 12x16 inch

Mondrian, Almost automatically, the name of the Dutch painter who became one of the mostRead More →

MILANO Stovetop Espresso Maker

Design Classic The MILANO from GROSCHE is a classic Italian stovetop espresso maker, also calledRead More →

Alessi Plissé Design Electric Kettle in Thermoplastic Resin

The Plissé Electric Kettle excels the most through its design. It’s very name declares theRead More →

All About Eve Poster Cover

Own the classic poster Bette Davis and Gary Merrill starred in “All About Eve.” Davis’Read More →

The art and science of gems

or more than a century, the designs of the French jewellery house Van Cleef &Read More →

Joyi 4 Pack Frida Kahlo Self-Portrait Cotton Linen Throw Pillow Case

As a designer, I love the work of Kahlo as her self-portraits are loaded withRead More →