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Friday
Nov182011

Friday stalking 1

Somebody cool built a very cool house in 1967. Somebody cool is now selling this house in 2011. What's not cool is the price (over $2 million because it is in Toorak in Melbourne) and the fact that it will probably be demolished to build one of the pseudo-French McMansions that are growing like weeds in this very upmarket suburb. I could move in right away if only I had the cash. Love the original kitchen. Would living here make me cool too? ;) Link here while it lasts.

Thursday
Nov172011

Thoughts?

We received a newsletter from Squarespace (our blog host) that mentionned that they now have font options for all Google web fonts. I thought our old fonts were BORING so I went poking around and found one I kind of like. I am a big fan of cool fonts - as long as they are legible. What do you all think? (You in particular Jo since I didn't run this past ya.....oops)

Thursday
Nov172011

Bricks Amsterdam - part 3

I've got one last apartment for you by James of Bricks Amsterdam (other projects here and here). In this apartment the layout was changed, everything was re-built and completely furnished. It's got a similar vibe as the other 2 - moody, comfortable, and monochromatic. 

  

  

  

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Thursday
Nov172011

Reader's home - Franca's cozy apartment

We received the following email from a reader named Franca: I'm one of your Dutch fans, and I would like to show my (little) home...I live in a very small apartment (only 60m2) with an amazing view. On both sides you can see the forest, which gives me so much energy and inspiration. I love to make the most out my space. To keep it a great space to live in with my husband and two sons (8 and 6). Franca and I seem to have a few things in common - an interest in neutral spaces, use of objects from nature like branches, and a desire to change up our spaces often. Lovely apartment!

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Thursday
Nov172011

Philip Ficks

Beautiful rooms. Beautiful photographs. Beautiful natural light. Amazing colours. What more could you want? A talented photographer.  A painter's approach. A look, a vision, an art director's take on the subject. Philip Ficks is all three and his work is just about perfect.

  

  

  

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