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Body Double

After working at Very Knit Shop today, I envisioned myself comfortably knitting while watching mindless programming.  Instead, I decided to watch the 1984 American thriller,  139 more words

A 57-pound book that looks as wonderful as it is heavy.

And I really, really want it. But at $5,000. for the art edition, it’s not going to happen. (When it’s open the book is 4.5 feet wide and comes with a heavy-duty display tripod for easier thumbing-through.) 814 more words


another little pouch

Pattern is from Burda 07/2014.

As it is teeny, there was much handsewing to do.

What do you think? Is the white button too big?


#22 Neuer Herschel-City-Rucksack

Dieser schöne, spezielle und doch klassische Herschel-Rucksack wurde überfreudig gekauft, doch nie getragen, weil er sich nicht gegen die hausinterne Rucksackkonkurrenz durchsetzen konnte – sehr schade. 190 more words



Contained in Taschen‘s Michelangelo: The Complete Works, readers are treated to an eye-popping exploration of the artistic achievements of the Italian sculptor, painter, architect, engineer and poet. 75 more words


Annie Leibovitz - The Big Book

One of my favourite photographers today is Annie Leibovitz. When Taschen publishers announced a few months ago that they’ve published a new art book of Annie’s work I thought to myself I have to get a copy. 123 more words


The Bizarre Rise and Fall of the Tiki Bar

Sven A. Kristen, author of the much beloved and sadly out of print The Book of Tiki published by Taschen (used copies of which are currently selling above… 154 more words