Xiaoxiao Liu

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for a glance of my sweet molly mogg

Early Saturday evening, mid-August, Charing Cross Road, which I used to call my favourite street in London (there were more bookshops in those days). …

Under The Tuscan Fun

In Tuscany, Pinocchio is everywhere. We found out that the dude who wrote the story was from there. Tuscans have made him their symbol. Seeing him in …

we need to talk about camden

Camden Town, ladies and gentleman. There’s no way to properly describe Camden, it’s just Camden. It’s grimy and tacky and great, and vibrant and …

A Catskills Home Designed with Friends & Family in Mind

We’ve been sharing the work of Tara Mangini and Percy Bright of Jersey Ice Cream Co. since 2010, and they are certainly one of my favorite designing …

Blog Archive » Brazil, part 3 – Paraty

After spending a few days in Rio de Janeiro, I and five other sketchers hopped on the bus to Paraty, a beautiful little coastal town about 300 km …

the art of being many/3

Dibujos del segundo día de “The Art of Being Many” , un encuentro organizado por <b>Geheimagentur</b> en Hamburgo que reúne gente de 50 colectivos …

How to draw a teacup download

As promised… here is a giveaway for everyone!<p><b>How to Draw a Teacup</b> is an instruction sheet I have put together containing the things I think about …

standing on bow street

More London… After a morning spent mooching around Greenwich (and re-enacting scenes from Thor 2 with my son) I had some time to do more panorama …

When They Used Cabooses

Recently, I did this railroad scene showing the once-familiar caboose at the end of a steam powered freight train. I am thinking many of you may …

What To Do With The Most Boring Wall In Your House

Interior designers have long been entranced by the 18th-century French technique of curating a salon wall. How can you achieve the look? It's supremely simple: Pick a blank wall and map out a collage of framed artwork or objects. As you can see below, there is no right or wrong combination.<p>Interior …

Interior Design

The Best Illustrations from 150 Years of Alice in Wonderland

On July 4, 1862, English mathematician and logician Charles Dodgson boarded a small boat with a few friends. Among them was a little girl named Alice Liddell. To entertain her and her sisters as they floated down the river between Oxford and Godstow, Dodgson fancied a whimsical story, which he’d …

How To Make Your Home Look Like You Hired An Interior Designer

Here at Freshome, we have a lot of respect for interior designers and all of the hard work they put into their designed spaces. It takes a certain …

jennilee:

(via Studioilse arranges Vitra and Artek furniture into fictitious home)

Le Puy en Velay, France (by Kalense Kid)

Santorini Greece

This painting is an impression of one of my favorite spots that I would like to visit. Everything I have seen about this place seems very unique. …

If you read one thing today, make it Meghan O'Rourke on grief and learning to live with loss

If you read one thing today, make it Meghan O'Rourke on grief and learning to live with loss

A painting of Vladimir Nabokov as a boy in Russia, before his travails of immigrating to America, by the inimitable Maira Kalman

A painting of Vladimir Nabokov as a boy in Russia, before his travails of immigrating to America, by the inimitable Maira Kalman. The painting appears in her fantastic 2007 visual-essay collection, <i>The Principles of Uncertainty</i> and is shown in her funny and brilliant TEDxMet talk.<p>Also see Kalman on happiness and curiosity, courage, and the key to a full life.

Ghent, Belgium (by clayhaus)

Balthus at home 1999 by Martine Franck

Balthus at home 1999 by Martine Franck<p>Switzerland. Rossinière

Forest

<b>Author:</b> Katayama Bokuyo (Japanese, 1900–1937)<b><br>Date:</b> 1928<b><br>Medium:</b> Ink and mineral pigments on silk<b><br>Location:</b> Minneapolis Institute of Arts

Kafka on books and what reading does for the human soul – spectacular letter to his childhood friend

<b>Kafka</b> on books and what reading does for the human soul – spectacular letter to his childhood friend

Spielbodenalp, Switzerland (by owenweberlive)

Learning How to Draw Expressive Lines in Pen, Ink & Watercolor

My first love has always been drawing. . . I guess I’ve always been drawn to it. :) I just find line to be very expressive!<p>My next love would have be …

45 Classic Library Design Ideas

See the most stylish ways to stack treasured reads.<p>Whether your home is traditional, modern or somewhere in between, we've got the ultimate book-curation inspiration.

Interior Design

Lovely Bruges (by TablinumCarlson)

Moth

<b>Moth</b>

Ghent, Belgium (by ClarkHodissay)