With a 200 gallon aquarium, water, paint and ink as his medium, Kim Keever creates underwater art for his series Abstract Images. It’s not the first time we’ve been wowed by this kind of abstract art, however Kim’s experimental randomness makes his work especially mesmerizing and uniquely fascinating.
If there’s one thing to take away from this Parisian apartment of curiosities, it’s don’t overthink it. Perfection can only damper creativity and charm. And it’s no surprise that this home’s chic style has come together so effortlessly at the hands of Isabel Marant‘s CEO Sophie Duruflé. There are so many details that inspire here, like odd clusters of art, mixed colored candles, a painted wood pallets as a coffee table . . . are you taking notes yet? I already have plans to go track down multiple silk Chinese lanterns this weekend to hang in Coco’s room!
Nearly two years ago, shop owner Gaelle Drevet replaced Pixie Market‘s Lower East Side brick and mortar with a slightly older, more sophisticated version of itself called Frankie Shop. It quickly become a destination for fashion insiders who hit up Frankie for unique finds from Australian, Korean, Russian and Spanish designers, but also for a wonderfully curated selection of pieces from favorite designers such as Rachel Comey, Rodebjer and Karen Walker. It’s a lucky day for you, non New Yorkers, because the secret is officially out. Frankie Shop is now available online for everyone to get in on its major cool factor. The offerings are currently slim, and mostly sold out, but I recommend keeping it bookmarked in case they replenish their goods anytime soon.
Black Friday, Cyber Monday . . . the countdown to the holidays has officially begun. Gulp. And so begins our series of gift guides, to make shopping easier for you. Each is chock full of some of our favorite tried and true items from 2016 and of course, a few products from our own wish lists. First up: some gift ideas for the traveler with all the adventurous details after the jump . . .
Though Thailand based designers Jesse Dorsey and Wannasiri Kongman brought their label BOYY to the US market only a few of years ago, they’ve already made their mark with boxy, yet clean, handbag silhouettes with oversized buckle details. I’ve got my eye on the double compartment style with a magnetic flap closure. Super chic!