Archive for April, 2010


Happy Friday everyone! Another end to a long week! As well, comes an end to Design Week in Vancouver. I, unfortunately, could not attend the conference. Though some of my friends did conference with gusto and I was able to attend some of the side events (like the Australian inauguration party as the next Design […]


Just your type

23Apr10

Happy Friday everyone! I hope y’all gearing up for a fun-filled weekend. This week is DesignWeek in Vancouver. Design Currency 2010 is presented by the Society of Graphic Designers of Canada (GDC) in partnership with the International Council of Graphic Design Associations (Icograda). So in recognition of DesignWeek – I thought I’d feature some items […]


Couture Shock

21Apr10

Some of the greatest children’s books were written by Brothers Grimm and Lewis Carrol. The Brothers Grimm wrote extraordinary tales such as Snow White, Cinderella, and the Frog Prince ( forget the Disney versions as the actual tales were much darker). And of course, Lewis Carrol wrote Alice in Wonderland. It is no wonder why […]


Abstract it

15Apr10

One thing I love about what I do is discovering exciting and beautiful imagery. I find that it absolutely brightens one’s day when you see something and it’s just “wow”. It can be anything from a way a leaf falls to the ground, the way the sun rays hits the water just at the right […]


Pixel Perfect

12Apr10

Happy Monday everyone!  I hope y’all had a fabulous weekend! Do you remember Donkey Kong (the old skool style one)? Tetris? Asteroids? Frogger? Making the internet rounds, this retro style video produced by One more Production; written and directed by Patrick Jean, this amazing production marries perfectly scenes of NYC with retro video games – […]


Jacket Required

07Apr10

I’m always on the lookout for a great jacket. Especially a rainjacket/coat, one that is functional yet uniquely classic. I found this wonderful boutique Frances May based out of Portland, Oregon. Beautiful timeless classics with lovely cuts to the clothing. This joint venture between Grandmother, Connie Codding, and Granddaughter, Pamela Baker-Miller perfectly marries form and […]


Dimanche matin

05Apr10

Happy Monday everyone! I hope you all had a fabulous long weekend! I remember being 20 years old and listening to Garbage with front woman Shirley Manson. Though I must admit I only really remember one song by them: Stupid Girl. Anyway, I developed this girl crush on her because she always seemed so trend […]