Dear Santa… my personal wishlist: Heavyweight Cab Coat from Kai-aakmann, via I don’t like Mondays, 160 EUR // “Behind the Zines: Self-Publishing Culture”, Zines and their role as a catalyst in the evolution of media and graphic design today, Gestalten, 40 EUR // Hanna Purse from Bree, perforated black leather, 80 EUR // Repetto Omar Cycl Black Shoes, from Milk Concept Boutique, 223 EUR // Jenny Baeck white Lean Lamp, via Manufactum, 435 EUR // Byredo Scented Candle “Cotton Poplin”, smells like fresh laundry, via AusLiebezumDuft, 50 EUR // Zoe Karssen “Boys” Sweatshirt, via Matches, 93 EUR // Cashmere Hat in grey from COS, 35 EUR // Springcourt B2 Mid Cut White Canvas Sneakers, 65 EUR // Platinum Leather Pouch from Baggubag, size medium, 30 EUR // Black “Boule” bracelet from Saskia Diez, 139 EUR // Piero Fornasetti Wall Plate 22, via Markanto, (I think I will start collecting them, aren’t they gorgeous??) 135 EUR
There’s nothing better in these cold and dark days than to stay at home wrapped in a cozy blanket, drinking some tea and wearing some beautiful, comfy pajamas. Therefore my favourite homewear label pop-lin is offering you one of their amazing handsewn “Sleepwear Shirt & Shorts”! You can chose between these three versions:
1. Shirt White and Short Grey (picture above) (measurements shirt height: 54cm front/ 65cm back; bust 145cm and short height: 28cm; hip size: 88cm)
2. Shirt White and Short Grey-White Striped (measurements shirt height: 54cm front/ 65cm back; bust: 145cm and short height: 28cm; hip size: 89cm)
3. Shirt Salmon Light Striped and Short Grey (measurements shirt: height 54cm front/ 65cm back; bust: 152cm and short: height 29cm; hip size 93cm)
All items are ready to ship and only available in the sizes mentioned above, so please check the measurements!
And all you’ve got to do is to choose your favourite version, then leave a comment with your name, email address(!) and the number of your favourite item. The winner will be announced next Tuesday (13th December). Alright, lovelies… good luck!
WE HAVE A WINNER!
True Random Number Generator says it’s number 5!
They deserve it – here are some unique ideas for your best friends: Terry Richardson x Colette 3 Mint Box Set, via Colette, 15 EUR // Lavender & Shea Butter Body Scrub from Double Love, with Dead Sea Salt, Solar Dried Sea Salt, Botanical Extracts, Therapeutic Clays and a blend of therapeutic grade Lavender Essential Oils & lots of love, 15 EUR // Normann Copenhagen, black resin Salad Servers, via Yoox, 26 EUR // The Vamoose Pink Opal Necklace, suspended between golden tubes and gold pleated chain, 27 EUR // Carabine Zebra Keyholder, via The Goodhoodstore, 19 EUR // Mucu Grey Blank Notebook, via 3939shop, 8 EUR // Vintage 1930s Thorens Single Claw Table Lighter with Onyx Base from LuminousWhatnots, 30 EUR // A.P.C. scented candle scent No.3 Toumbac, 30 EUR // Field Study “OK Club” Print, 8”x8” 1-color print on 235gsm matte white paper, 14 EUR // STNTN 1910 Collar in black with overlapping front with adjustable clasp closure, 64 EUR
P.S.: There’s a new killer giveaway for you coming tomorrow!
Dude, if I was a guy I would die to wear this pale blue shirt with subtle details from Berlin based label æmpersand/. Designer Anna-Magdalena Wendt is currently working on setting up an onlineshop, but in the meantime get it at Etsy.
For “Him” with love: Nike Dunk Hi Maharam Black TZ sneaker, collaboration between Nike and NY based textile champions Maharam, limited edition, via Très Bien Shop, 211 EUR // Lokolo concrete Tilt Floor Lamp, black version with silver reflector bulb and neon green cable (dozens of combinations available), via Arcademi, 120 EUR // “Less and More” Hardcover – The Design Ethos of Dieter Rams, 808 pages, Die Gestalten, 50 EUR // Wood Wood 13” suede Laptop bag, 115 EUR // P.A.P Accessories black leather iPhone case, with outside pocket for cards etc., via Grandpa, 37 EUR // A’N’D Azumi & David Roll Knit Neck, lambswool neckwarmer, available in black or cream, 82 EUR // String Pocket Shelf, via Finnishdesignshop, 136 EUR // Braun BN0032 white & silver watch, via oi polloi, 140 EUR // Vivero Rosebud Chair, comfortable arm chair designed by Ilkka Suppanen, via Finnishdesignshop, 598 EUR (I’ve been mulling over adding something expensive like this chair to my gift guide, but I think some things are worth their price and this chair is incredibly beautiful!) // Makr Farm Messenger bag, grey heavy cotton and natural leather, 150 EUR
How beautiful are these handprinted calendars with graphic shapes and fluffy kittens from Fieldguided? Inspired by dreamcats, a collection of cat photographs maintained by Anabela and Erin. They’d make a great Christmas gift for cat lovers! By the way the next Christmas Gift Guide is in preparation and to come soon, but first I’ll be off for the rest of the week. See you soon, lovelies!
For all those of you who also are suffering from the omnipresent cheesy Christmas decoration, but somehow still feel the need to give your home a festive touch, the Kubus Candleholder designed by Danish designer Mogens Lassen in 1962, may be the perfect solution. Just keep it simple by adding four white candles or decorate it with some subtle Christmas ornaments and contrasting candles as shown at Lys Vintage, where you also have the great opportunity to buy the whole package – the Kubus in black or white including matching candles and decoration!
Today I’m loving those pure and simple leather bags Anna and her mother Marion Loges create for their label Kvinna. Each bag is handsewn by Marion from buttery soft leather and is great companion for every day.
The Times, Comprehensive Atlas of The World, Amazon, 108 EUR // Leather Wool Trim Gloves from COS, 49 EUR // Supergrau Wrench Knife Block for six knives, via Selekkt, 149 EUR // Sigg Heritage Collection Bottle, 22 EUR // Il Bussetto, Black Coin Holder, via The Goodhoodstore, 58 EUR // Concrete Shaving Kit designed by Lovisa Wattman, via Mjölk, 72 EUR // Hex matte brass Bottle Opener from Iacoli & McAllister, 56 EUR // Eames “Hang It All” coatrack, special limited edition in black and walnut, via The Lollipop Shoppe, 213 EUR // Baxter of California Cream Pomade, via Colette, 20 EUR
Marlene from spruced must be a very lucky girl not only because she is the girlfriend of brilliant designer James Castle, but also because he designed this gorgeous bag for her and named it – The Marlene. (Aww!) But girls, no need to be jealous, maybe we can’t have a boyfriend like James BUT we can have the bag! In gold or silver or another beautiful colour, handmade from Italian sheepskin or calf leather.