Category Archives: Art

Artist Leigh Viner

How can you describe art that you love? It’s difficult, because, how can you describe beauty, or an emotion? A few months ago I discovered an illustration that I found so beautiful and profoundly emotional that it’s stayed with me … Read More

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Icons of the past in collections of the present

A different kind of editorial, in which icons of the past like Grace Kelly, Audrey Hepburn and Brigitte Bardot are wearing classic designs from this autumn’s collections. It’s the merit of artist Sandra Suy and fashion editor Charlotte De Vos, … Read More

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Artist Kimia Kline

Today I have the pleasure of presenting artist Kimia Kline, whose beautiful paintings I’ve discovered only recently, but which immediatly captured my eye and interest and gave me the impulse to approach Kimia to share her insights on her wonderful work. Kimia’s paintings have been exhibited in the US … Read More

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The happiest colour

Because today it’s cloudy, because this summer I’ve timidly begun to incorporate this vibrant colour in my wardrobe and have discovered that I like it (and Lisa‘s ballerina flats made me crave it even more) and because, as Frank Sinatra … Read More

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Romy Schneider: a portrait + a timeless look

These are two of my favourite images of Romy Schneider. The first one is a portrait by artist Andreas Reimann. It’s called Romy Classic and it’s part of his series Hommage to Romy Schneider: “this face, what I call the ‘Romy Classic’ … Read More

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