DIY Design – 3D Paper Liquorice Allsorts

DIY Design – 3D Paper Liquorice Allsorts

My grandfather eats them like chips (inhale may be a better word).  They are gorgeous in colour, and design-wise are as imaginative as candy come.  When I saw these paper printables, and read that they’d make for a cool kids mobile, I had to share.  What a fun afternoon activity (I’d even keep these as […]

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Marimekko Design Wishlist…

Marimekko Design Wishlist…

I’m kind of aching for spring.  All the pastels and bright hues have my attention.  I’m over the all black dress code that always comes with winter… bring on the fun graphics, stimulating design, and intriguing comfort I say!  Marimekko is an addictive site (you’ve been warned). Cocktail pillow sham Kurina 1 top Socks rolled […]

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Itty Bitty Update…

Itty Bitty Update…

My apologies, dear readers for the hiccup in posting lately.  I’ve been on a hellbent mission to finish tying up all loose ends as I make my way through week 38!  Mobility is increasingly harder these days, and my body aches for a slower pace (to which I have not yet had the chance to […]

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Fashionista Finds – Naomi Okubo Art

Fashionista Finds – Naomi Okubo Art

I love days when you’ve set everything up for yourself prior to make it all easier.  Dinner is already made.  Lunch is in the fridge.  Laundry is done.  Work has been sent out.  Dog has been washed.  All that’s left to conquer is unabashed enjoyment and relaxation. On the schedule today? Poking in on press […]

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Oil Art Splendor A La Yrjö Edelmann

Oil Art Splendor A La Yrjö Edelmann

Yes, oil paintings.  Not photographs.  Not actual wrapping.  Koons-worthy precision with a paintbrush and exceptional eye.  Check out more of where this crazy beautiful came from here. Have a gorgeous evening, xox  

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Changes – Prepping & Primping

Changes – Prepping & Primping

As of next week, I am officially off on early maternity leave.  My departure feels like something comparable to an early retirement, even though I fully plan on continuing multiple projects and collaborations after my 9 to 5 workweeks are behind me.  For someone with plans for a big family (I’m serious when I say […]

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Fashionista Finds – Indoor Clouds by Berndnaut Smilde

Fashionista Finds – Indoor Clouds by Berndnaut Smilde

Interactive art is always cool.  Mix some science in there, pair it with the unexpected/magical, and you’ve got something completely awe-inspiring.  Through controlling temperatures and humidity in varying spaces, Berndnaut Smilde photographs his man-made, of-the-instant clouds.  Incredible right?  You can read more about it here… Here’s hoping your day was enchanting! xox

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New Art – Jon Todd

New Art – Jon Todd

Getting ready for a wedding today and playing with all my new baby gear.  Is it weird that I love putting this stuff together and converting it all?  I figure at this rate I’ll be a total pro by the time little man arrives.  Enjoying Piccolo back at home (I missed the little beast), and […]

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Fashionista Finds – Bernhard Handick

Fashionista Finds – Bernhard Handick

I’m on the hunt for more great photographer/art/design leads to feature! Know an amazing artist/creator you’d like to see spotlighted?  Send me your favorite tips via e-mail (robyn@fashionista514.com), and I might just post their work! In the meantime, enjoy these great fusion art/portrait shots…   Have a beautiful day lovelies! xox

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Fashionista Finds – Jose Romussi

Fashionista Finds – Jose Romussi

“When a woman becomes her own best friend life is easier.”  ― Diane Von Furstenberg In need of a little self-love pick me up today (feeling off and a tad under the cold weather), so don’t mind me while I plug these quotes in between these gorgeous embroidered images to fill my head with beauty and […]

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