Friday Femme: Friedl Dicker-Brandeis.

This woman did so much in her short life.  You can see this on an extensive timeline of her achievements here and here. In trying to pinpoint what it is that I admire most about her life and career–besides her being a student of Bauhaus who went on to become a successful career and business person–is her…

Tried. True. Connection.

See what four minutes of really seeing can do.   From the ever-sweet and inspiring Soul Pancake. XXX

Words of Wisdom.

My favorite quote from a favorite author.  I believe this with all my heart and all of my soul.   *** “Only connect the prose and the passion, and both will be exalted, and human love will be seen at its highest. Live in fragments no longer.” ― E.M. Forster, Howards End *** And in…

Thursday: A Tuffet Tute.

Saw this shaggy so-and-so over at Frankie Magazine. Good golly.  Super-chic and easy to make… Get the steps over here. XXX

Wednesday Wonder: Maximus Thor.

New total obsession.  The video shorts of Maximus Thor.  They are like the best Art:  challenging, inspiring, deeply human, and totally unto themselves. And believe me–once you start.  It’s hard to stop.  It’s a whole Universe of Amazing.  And it is chock-a-block full of magic, social commentary and even recipes.  (!)   This one is the…

Oh, Dries…!

I make no secret of the fact that I love Dries Van Noten.  LOVE HIM.  And I’m smitten all over again–after last week’s show at Paris FW. Those colors.  The mixing of pattern and texture, as always, knocks my socks off.  I read here that his idea was to “do it sophisticated and raw at the same…