TGIF – Weekend Links!

I really like when other bloggers do sort of a link roundup at the end up the week with interesting things they’ve read or seen or bought, so I figured I would follow suit and see how it goes. Hopefully you’ll find it interesting? The picture above is from the Blue Mosque in Istanbul, a city I’d really like to…
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Sixties Inspired Editorial

I recently came across this quirky sixties inspired photoshoot and wanted to share it. I don’t even know how I found it – I think I had clicked through from one blog to another which took me to a random art site and then I somehow ended up looking at these images. That happens to me just about everyday, though…
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Trying New Things

There’s an art gallery in my neighborhood that I walk by just about everyday that offers adult art classes; I often see people in there studiously painting and looking so relaxed and in their element. I kind of want to sign up, but it seems a little daunting. I’ve never really painted and wouldn’t consider myself a super (or even…
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Carlos’s Places

I know I just posted about travel on Tuesday, but this is (a bit) different, I swear. Carlos Souza, who has quite possibly the world’s coolest job as Valentino’s Worldwide Brand Ambassador, is releasingĀ Carlos’s Places, a gorgeous coffee table book/travel guide hybrid due out in October. I have a bit of a coffee table book addiction, and this one looks…
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Beatriz Milhazes

I recently discovered and have now fallen in love with Brazilian artist Beatriz Milhazes‘ bold, abstract paintings, which are primarily inspired by the vibrant colors of the city and landscape of her native Rio de Janiero. Milhazes combines shapes, patterns, and hues that you wouldn’t traditionally think would go together to create pieces that are just so beautiful and eye…
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WORLD’S BEST ROOFTOP BARS

I saw an article recently that compiled the magazine’s ten favorite rooftop bars, and decided to do a little research on my own. I found myself poring over list upon list of amazing bars with breathtaking views – it turns out there are nearly as many articles about said bars as there are bars themselves! Though a lot of the…
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