Inside the Kohler Factory| Then and Now.

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Have you ever been on a factory tour? I'm really racking my brain here trying to think of other time that I have - maybe with school? or Grandma as a kid? I can't recall! Last week, I was treated to a 2 day trip to Kohler, Wisconsin with a group of other bloggers. When I was initially invited, I said yes, because A, Kohler is a great brand, and B, I love traveling in America, and when else am I … [Read more...]

Hedi Slimane’s Saint Lauren store in Milan

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Echem. Creative director of Saint Laurent, Hedi Slimane designed the interiors for their new store in Milan. It's black, white and gray marble and mirror. I love seeing the store barren like this, like a fashion apocalypse. The pictures are also pretty rad, huh?  Chic c'est la vie, sa bonne sa bonne. (I know that's french and shit, and this is in Milan, but sometimes the immortal words … [Read more...]

Ralph Lauren’s Colorado Ranch.

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Last week at this time, I was in Kohler, Wisconsin. I was at a bloggers conference hosted by Kohler, which was quite amazing, actually. Just wait till you see the factory tour! Anyway, having had multiple meals in log cabins over the course of 2 days, complete with rifles, taxidermy, bear skins, Native American arts and crafts, antlers and tribal blankets, I was just delighted when I stumbled upon … [Read more...]

Neil The Lion At Home.

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Have you seen these yet? There are no words.... OK, here's a few. Back in the 70's, Melanie Griffith, and her family - Mom Tippi Hendren, star of Alfred Hitchcock’s The Birds and her husband, Noel Marshall, a director. The family was filming in Africa when they found an abandoned house that had been overrun with over 30 lions and their cubs. I still dont fully get how they ended up living with a … [Read more...]

Go See | Matisse The Cut-Outs at the MoMA

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I once read an article about the different types of geniuses in creative fields, those that peak early and completely change their discipline and those that work slowly, honing their craft throughout their lifetime… I think everyone would like to think their greatest work is ahead of them, even if they wrote The Great Gatsby in their twenties, or painted Demoiselles d’Avignon at 26, like Picasso. … [Read more...]

ABCD Design’s Amazing Country House.

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Every so often, I like to tell you guys which blog posts YOU MUST click through to this week. THIS ONE!!!!! The Connecticut home of trained chef, artist, floral designer and all around generally awesome Amy Beth Cupp Dragoo, also known as the genius behind ABCD Designs, is probably my favorite shoot of all time. She invited me out to her home this summer to shoot it and I stayed over for the … [Read more...]