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1940’s New York Fashion

How lovely are these fashionable ladies from New York in the 1940’s? They’ve inspired me to put a little more effort into dressing myself in the days to come. via: LIFE Magazine  

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Back Burn

Back Burn is a beautiful botanical series by Australian photographer Jared Fowler of burnt leaves left as a result of preventative fires.

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Maricor/Maricar

Maricor and Maricar Manalo are twin sisters and the talented brains behind Maricor/Maricar, a multimedia design studio specialising in hand embroidered illustration and lettering for publishing and advertising. Their needlework is bright, intricate and at times painterly. In short, it’s a marvel to look … Continue reading

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Pipes & Drums

Pipes & Drums is a striking portrait series by photographer Oliver Kruger of young South African bagpipe players and drummers in traditional Scottish marching bands.

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Ulyana Sergeenko Spring 2015 Couture

The beautifully ornate clothing of Ulyana Sergeenko belong in the pages of a Russian fairytale. From the nipped waists and dramatic proportions of her garments, to the detailed embroidery and Russian cultural insignia and patterning, her collections never cease to offer … Continue reading

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Georgia O’Keefe’s Abiquiu Home

Modernist artist Georgia O’Keeffe (1887-1986) bought her house in Abiquiu, New Mexico in 1945. The ruined 5,000-square-foot Spanish Colonial-era Abiquiu compound took 4 years to restore, after which she moved from New York to make New Mexico her permanent home in … Continue reading

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Orania

Orania, for those who are not familiar, is a controversial Afrikaner community in the Northern Cape, South Africa. The land was bought in 1990 as a stronghold for Afrikaner nationalists by Professor Carel Boshoff, son-in-law of the infamous former apartheid president … Continue reading

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