Monthly Archives: March 2012

Week Thirteen: Gianfranco Scotti

Completely obsessed with Gianfranco Scotti‘s sophomore collection: the epitome of utilitarian luxe. Available in the US at Blake/Chicago, Susan/San Francisco, Kirna Zabete/NYC and Savannah/Santa Monica. Need to see it up close, stat, as the fabrics look divine. The complete spring portfolio is online at FashionWindows. images by pierre soubbotnik, courtesy of gianfranco scotti ↬ elle […]

Week Twelve: Ink Meets Paper

Charleston, SC’s Ink Meets Paper combines simple letterpress designs with a twist: each card has a QR code that you can scan to learn the story behind the design (you can also input the card’s code without scanning) . A clever way to extend the thought, care, and love that goes into the line. images courtesy […]

Week Eleven: Tuss Shop + Café

Tuss (The Ultimate Simple Solution), the brilliantly minimalist children’s clothing line designed by Catti Aman, recently moved into a new space in Stockholm. The shop has added a selection of vintage furniture, art + music, a small range of Tuss for women (swoon) as well as a café. I cannot wait to visit this summer. (Tuss […]

Week Ten: Three by Three Magnetic Strips

Despite the iPad/iPhone-ification of our household, it seems many important reminders arrive via stray pieces of paper. I wanted to find an elegant way to organize and display them so baseball practices (and coupons to be used) wouldn’t fall through the cracks. Three By Three’s magnetic strip bulletin board perfectly fits the small bit of wall […]

Paris Fall 2012: Giambattista Valli

Romantic simplicity in black and white at Giambattista Valli. See the complete collection at image credits: photos by yannis vlamos/ for