Mariko Jesse: illustrating Hong Kong

While attending Shopdescreaturs pop-up shop at Kapok a couple of weeks ago, I feel head over heels for a blue and red porcelain series with whimsical illustrations of iconic Hong Kong landmarks and objects. For some reason, the illustrations felt “familiar” and it was not until I spoke with Mariko Jesse – the amazing woman behind … Continue reading

DIY Blue & White Porcelain Dress

I don’t know about you, but the moment it get warm I don’t want to wear anything else then flowy whimsical dresses. As you know, I have been obsessing about the Blue China porcelain runway trend (check post Timeless Blue China # Part 1 and Timeless Blue China # Part 2), and therefore jumped of joy when I … Continue reading

Timeless Blue China Part # 2

I have a tendency to overdo things when I really like something. No matter if we are talking about music, food, guys (not-so-healthy-behavior), colours, restaurants – my love struck nature commonly follow the same path – Crush > OBSESSION > OBSESSION > OBSESSION > OBSESSION > Antagonism! Very dramatic and balance is indeed a vocabulary I should get more … Continue reading

Timeless Blue China # Part 1

Every time I visit my parents, I fall in love with blue and white home interior all over again as the house is throughout decorated with beautiful blue Chinese porcelain, vases and lamps. After all, what colour combo is more classic than Blue and White? Coincidentally, I also feel head over heals with Valentino (again!) Fall’13 collection by Maria Grazia … Continue reading

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