Archive for July, 2012

Fish Heads are underwater portraits by L.A. based photographer Tim Tadder (a visit to his website is highly recommended). While some of the subjects seem quite calm, others look as though the Great White is either taking them down for the last time or they have just escaped. His skillful use of light creates the stunning effect of these photos […]


Found on Knstrct, is the work of talented Dutch designer Joost van Veldhuizen.  His most recent work is the NOAH Cradle which is an actual hand-crafted cradle that may be hung in your nursery or from a tree.The pieces are individually created by scooping out a large block of wood on Veldhuizen’s farm in Veluwe. He has an upcoming label, VanJoost, which […]


M11 House

31Jul12

Found on Contemporist, a21studio designed the M11 House in Hochiminh city, Vietnam and, I assume as there is no written information on either site above, instead of removing obstructive tree they incorporated them into the home’s design. Taking a minimalist approach, with only the basic furnishings, the home is an homage to light, nature, and simple living. […]


The beautiful LM Home, located in Paloma, was designed by ZETA Studio. Again you can’t go wrong with a black and white palette and pops of color through accessories and art. While at first glance the design seems to be quite serious the herd of cattle in the dining room tells you otherwise.  The lipstick […]


Found on Contemporist this gorgeous bar and lounge The Living Room by  Hirsch Bedner Associates is located inside the Grand Hyatt hotel in Dubai.   pb Their description… “With lounge, chill-out, soul and funk music evoking a sensation of relaxation, the Living Room Lounge & Bar is a trendy and stylish venue offering an eclectic and original cocktails and […]


Finger Painting

26Jul12

Thanks to Ludlow Group I came across this fascinating and mysterious blog Ditology.  As they discussed on Ludlow Group there is nothing known about this blog, who creates the posts, or why. The last painting is titled “Self Portrait” by Dito Von Tease. So, if you enjoy well done paintings on fingers to resemble famous […]


Manly Lodgings

26Jul12

GQ Magazine recently named our glorious fair city, Louisville, KY, as “Manliest Town  in America” the top locale for men to visit. Why was Louisville given this title? Mostly due to bourbon, baseball, and horse racing, just to mention a few. And, just in case you’re wondering, us ladies like it quite a bit too. […]