Research. Mari Andrews

Tucked into the corner position of The Oyster Inn on Waiheke Island, I spotted a simple split-bamboo wall hanging. I snapped a picture of it on my phone, knowing full well that I would obsess over its form, reimagining its pattern and material over and…
Art, Friday Feels Like

Research. Mari Andrews

Tucked into the corner position of The Oyster Inn on Waiheke Island, I spotted a simple split-bamboo wall hanging. I snapped a picture of it on my phone, knowing full well that I would obsess over its form, reimagining its pattern and material over and…

Taste of Thursday: Fried Plantain

Fried Plantain (or bananas), the national dish of Jamaica. Best served with fresh fish and a generous wedge of lime! Ingredients Ripe bananas (the skin should be mottled…

Taste of Thursday

Taste of Thursday: Fried Plantain

Fried Plantain (or bananas), the national dish of Jamaica. Best served with fresh fish and a generous wedge of lime! Ingredients Ripe bananas (the skin should be mottled…

Marlie et Louise

I instantly fell in love with this image (above) from enSoie’s Spring / Summer ‘Marlie et Louise’ collection campaign shoot. It feels a little bohemian; her ethnic printed dress,…

Marlie et Louise

I instantly fell in love with this image (above) from enSoie’s Spring / Summer ‘Marlie et Louise’ collection campaign shoot. It feels a little bohemian; her ethnic printed dress,…

Monday’s Muse: Zadie Smith

“When I write I am trying to express my way of being in the world. This is primarily a process of elimination. Once you have removed all the…

Monday's Muse

Monday’s Muse: Zadie Smith

“When I write I am trying to express my way of being in the world. This is primarily a process of elimination. Once you have removed all the…

Maryam Nassir Zadeh Fall 2015 video

Cuba, dancing and the sound of the piano. The combination is everything. Box-shaped cars, late light in hotel rooms, a play with shadow and structure, and most importantly…

Friday Feels Like

Maryam Nassir Zadeh Fall 2015 video

Cuba, dancing and the sound of the piano. The combination is everything. Box-shaped cars, late light in hotel rooms, a play with shadow and structure, and most importantly…

Ursa Major | Collection No. 4 LINES

I first meet designer Kate Jones in 2010 on Mott Street in New York. She was carrying her signature-recipe olive oil cakes, fresh out of the oven, wrapped…

Wednesday’s Feature

Ursa Major | Collection No. 4 LINES

I first meet designer Kate Jones in 2010 on Mott Street in New York. She was carrying her signature-recipe olive oil cakes, fresh out of the oven, wrapped…

Girls and their Cats

Wether it’s the nudge in the face first thing in the morning, the chats in the kitchen, or the cuddles you receive when you’re feeling low, cats have…

Wednesday’s Feature

Girls and their Cats

Wether it’s the nudge in the face first thing in the morning, the chats in the kitchen, or the cuddles you receive when you’re feeling low, cats have…

Compared To What

Listening to: Roberta Flack ‘Compared To What’/ super groovy late-night tune. Image: David Bowie, John Lennon, Yoko Ono, and Roberta Flack, 1975.

Tuesday's Tune

Compared To What

Listening to: Roberta Flack ‘Compared To What’/ super groovy late-night tune. Image: David Bowie, John Lennon, Yoko Ono, and Roberta Flack, 1975.

Penny Sage ‘The Valley’ Autumn Winter ’15

Penny Sage ‘The Valley’ Autumn Winter ’15. When designer Kate Megaw was asked by Oyster magazine, If ‘The Valley’ collection was a quote, what would it be? She replied, “Knowledge…

Penny Sage ‘The Valley’ Autumn Winter ’15

Penny Sage ‘The Valley’ Autumn Winter ’15. When designer Kate Megaw was asked by Oyster magazine, If ‘The Valley’ collection was a quote, what would it be? She replied, “Knowledge…

Monday’s Muse: Taryn Simon

You have to love an artist who dedicates their practice to unravelling the world’s dirtiest secrets. Gaining entrance to places as diverse as a white tiger breeding facility, the…

Art

Monday’s Muse: Taryn Simon

You have to love an artist who dedicates their practice to unravelling the world’s dirtiest secrets. Gaining entrance to places as diverse as a white tiger breeding facility, the…

Use Me

Listening to: Bill Withers ‘Use Me’ 1972 / extra loud.

Music

Use Me

Listening to: Bill Withers ‘Use Me’ 1972 / extra loud.

Monday’s Muse: La Collectionneuse

La Collectionneuse. The 1967 film by Éric Rohmer. Where do you even start with this film? Visually it is lush. Filmed in and around an old French house, complete with…

Monday's Muse

Monday’s Muse: La Collectionneuse

La Collectionneuse. The 1967 film by Éric Rohmer. Where do you even start with this film? Visually it is lush. Filmed in and around an old French house, complete with…

Interview with Passenger

  My first vintage piece was bought for me by my dad (what a champ!). It was a brown New Zealand lamb suede jacket, beautifully soft from years…

Friday Feels Like

Interview with Passenger

  My first vintage piece was bought for me by my dad (what a champ!). It was a brown New Zealand lamb suede jacket, beautifully soft from years…

Prada Universe

FW 1987 Woman SS 1988 Woman FW 1988 Woman FW 1990 Woman FW 1991 Woman FW 1993 Woman SS 2001 Woman Prada Universe, via Miss Moss.

Prada Universe

FW 1987 Woman SS 1988 Woman FW 1988 Woman FW 1990 Woman FW 1991 Woman FW 1993 Woman SS 2001 Woman Prada Universe, via Miss Moss.

Monday’s Muse: Ines Kaag and Desiree Heiss

What started off as an invitation to create 50 fur wigs for every model in Margiela’s Fall/Winter 97/98 runway collection, designers Ines Kaag and Desiree Heiss have since re-defined the everyday…

Monday's Muse

Monday’s Muse: Ines Kaag and Desiree Heiss

What started off as an invitation to create 50 fur wigs for every model in Margiela’s Fall/Winter 97/98 runway collection, designers Ines Kaag and Desiree Heiss have since re-defined the everyday…

Summer on Film

Early morning, North Muriwai Beach. Cape Brett, Bay of Islands. The Lighthouse, Cape Brett. The Lighthouse Keeper’s house, where we bunked for a night at Cape Brett. At home, Titirangi….

Wednesday’s Feature

Summer on Film

Early morning, North Muriwai Beach. Cape Brett, Bay of Islands. The Lighthouse, Cape Brett. The Lighthouse Keeper’s house, where we bunked for a night at Cape Brett. At home, Titirangi….

Jessica

Ruffled white taffeta, bite of a tart green apple, burnt caramel knits, and late-winter light on skin. The visual highlights in this editorial created by the divine duo Sergiy…

Wednesday’s Feature

Jessica

Ruffled white taffeta, bite of a tart green apple, burnt caramel knits, and late-winter light on skin. The visual highlights in this editorial created by the divine duo Sergiy…

Monday’s Muse: Carole Bouquet

God damn, French women, eh? They’re just always the best; Coco, Jane, Anna, Audrey, Charlotte, Brigitte, Catherine… Elegant, classic, never over-done or making bad wardrobe-decisions, they just seem…

Monday's Muse

Monday’s Muse: Carole Bouquet

God damn, French women, eh? They’re just always the best; Coco, Jane, Anna, Audrey, Charlotte, Brigitte, Catherine… Elegant, classic, never over-done or making bad wardrobe-decisions, they just seem…