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A blast from the past!

Sleek, sexy and happening, this blood orange portable typewriter in its custom case embodies the epitome of cool as the accessory of the on-the-go jet setting people of the early seventies. 216 more words

Art & Photography

10 Things I Loved This Week

This week’s favorite pins on Pinterest revolve completely around home, interiors, and furnishings.  From classic Stephen Sills, to the more modern home of fashion designer Stefano Pilati, and the earthy and soothing spaces of Belgian architect Vincent van Duysen.  63 more words

Home And Decorating

La scuola

La scuola agisce più o meno come le guide dei musei o le guide che parlano nel microfono dei torpedoni per turisti. Le guide le ho sempre detestate e le detesto ancora, perché mi costringono a guardare e a sapere quello che loro pensano di dovermi far guardare e sapere, e tirano tende opache su tutto il resto. 44 more words

ILLUSTRATION: PETER JUDSON

The illustrator and printmaker Peter Judson is a London-based freelance artist with a promising future.

Some may recognize an inspiration by the colourful decoration and asymmetrical shapes of the 80’s… 37 more words

ILLUSTRATION

Houses in the south of India evoke the colorful universe of architect Ettore Sottsass

There is a town in the south of India called Tiruvannamalai, house to a temple and a mystical ashram that attracts visitors from the early 60s. 120 more words

Inspiration

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Ettore Sottsass, Torno Subito

While continuing to design for Olivetti in the 1960s, Sottsass developed a range of objects which were expressions of his personal experiences traveling in the United States and India.

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