Introducing Beautiful objects

For the longest time I’ve wanted to start a section on the blog for “beautiful objects”. The point would be to showcase beautiful objects I find while shopping, or that stuff I find in other people’s homes (if you have a beautiful object you want to share, just send me an email). We are flooded with objects, things are thrown at our eyes, so much at once for anything to really stick. My aim with… Read more »


Shanghai Street Style — The girl with the flower tattoo

Events — that’s the key! That’s where I can find cool street style subjects! Don’t know why I haven’t thought it about it earlier. Let´s just blame it on heat exhaustion. The revelation came to me today while visiting the pop-up market, a charity market organized by Central Studios. I was photographing this really cool woman with tattoos. Her outfit was pretty basic, in a perfect kind of way, but for me… Read more »


魔法天裁 – The Chinese Project Runway

Last Tuesday I went to the season finale of 魔法天裁 the Chinese version of Project Runway. Four Chinese young designers got their chance to show their collections that day. Please don´t ask me their names, I´m very bad reading and remembering Chinese names, but if you are curious you can see them in this link. The show of course was completely in Chinese. I could understand one word here another there. But even if… Read more »


Ma Ke & Wuyong. Chinese Designer

We can blame Henry Ford and his assembly lines for this mass production, eight hour shift, constantly repetitive world of ours. Yet I applaud the man and his work. I’m not being sarcastic here (although that would perhaps be the political correct thing to be these days of eco friendliness and anti-capitalism). I’m simply saying that without the good Henry Ford I wouldn’t be able to sit here by my… Read more »


Persistence

Painting by Tarde o Temprano Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful people with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not; the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent. – Calvin Coolidge Via Swiss Miss