found patterns: gates

* images (clockwise) from: Broomhill Pictures @ etsy, Karen Newman, Water Horse Studios @ etsy, Creations by Juliann @ etsy, GreyHobbit


*images via vogue

Erdem’s print collections are always a treat. He has a way of making certain trends more wearable for women who like to outshine their wardrobe. I love the mottled print…It has the galaxy look that has been popular in menswear, but this version is executed in a much more wearable manner. But, I think my favorite is that super cute Liberty-esque print. I love Liberty prints, but sometimes one doesn’t feel like wearing flowers, or being so sweet..Erdem’s is the rock star version..painterly, galaxy-esque, with a backbeat of sugar ; ) I hope everyone has a great Monday!

photo friday: L. Withrow

These photographs are from the amazingly talented Lauren Withrow. Her work really speaks for itself, but I love the flow and movement that seems to permeate her style..The Kind Artist did a fabulous interview with her a year ago, check it out here….and I just have to mention that she is 17 years old. wow.

a graphic touch

These wonderful earrings, made from reclaimed bamboo veneers, are by San Fransisco based architect/designer, Molly M. “Taking inspiration from both architecture and the natural environment, Molly drafts sketches on her computer, crafts the designs with a laser cutter, then uses felt and suede from local thrift stores to add the finishing touches.” They can be found online at Presents of Mind.

Burberry Prorsum pre-fall 2011

*images via vogue and

I LOVE this! Burberry Prorsum’s pre-fall collection is spot on with their mottled prints, textural draping, and beautiful colors. Did you see those red pants? Please check out the rest of the collection (here), it is breathtaking!

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