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A COLLECTION OFRESTAURANTS, STORES, MARKETS, GRAPHIC DESIGN, PHOTOGRAPHERS, LOCATIONS, PEOPLE AND OTHER LOVELY THINGS DEFINING OUR RETRO-CHIC STYLE

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Thursday July 31st, 2014

ALEX PRAGER

The rift between reality and fiction
Alex is from Los Angeles, she's young and she's really talented. Her photos come from a cinematographic thinking, they seem to come out from a set of Hitchcock. The most impressive aspect is the care of every detail, that makes each image as much studied as spontaneous. The attention is captured by the details that seem insignificant, but which arise from a ...
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Monday July 28th, 2014

WINTER WATER FACTORY

The meaning of all over
When I see an all-over I don’t understand anything. I just have a kind of addiction to repeated patterns, it’s like a wallpaper to wear. When I found out Winter Water Factory, I couldn’t ...
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Thursday July 24th, 2014

RELICS OF TECHNOLOGY

By Jim Golden
Jim Golden started his project ‘Relics of Technology’ when he found a brick cell phone at a thrift store in rural Oregon. Since finding it, similar bits and pieces of old technology and media ...
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Monday July 21st, 2014

SHANNA MURRAY

Dedications on the wall
When I was pregnant with my first child I had an urgent need, to welcome him in his new home sticking things that I wanted to tell him, here and there. Exhortations of living hanging between the ...
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Thursday July 10th, 2014

MAILEG

Danes toys. Simply beautiful
It's a line of toys, dolls, home decor accessories for children's rooms, born in Denmark in '99 by two independent designers. They have sober colors, beautiful fabrics, beautiful to look at, they ...
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Monday July 7th, 2014

ETT HEM

In Stockholm, the perfect marriage between design and tradition
Ett Hem was a private residence built in 1910, for two people who loved art and beautiful things. They left their mark on this townhouse, situated in a peaceful, residential area of Stockholm. This ...
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