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+ monday morning tune

+ monday morning tune

Blind Pilot “Half Moon” Live at KDHX 10/16/11 by KDHX
+ raspberry jam

+ raspberry jam

They’re not the most beautiful looking croissants. But Cuisine Wrangelstrasse 5 did try. That counts for for something…in eternal life points? Filled with raspberry jam, they were within the boundaries of “edible.” Unfortunately, the jam started leaking out and the whole thing ended up as a series of bleeding-to-death croissants.
+ perret schaad

+ perret schaad

Fashionable people are mostly free-looters. I admit to it, I submit to it, I pride it. Fashion Parties always promise the following (in order of importance): beautiful women, free booze, great clothes, and a selection of delectable finger-foods. And I can snap pictures without looking like a tourist. These images are from this previous season’s...
+ sunday tune

+ sunday tune

Freelance Whales – Ghosting “I spend too much time ghosting, With the likes of you and yours”
+ bmw R75

+ bmw R75

The next step to world domination is a motorcycle. VERY necessary. And what better than the classic black beauty: R75 by BMW? Digressing and incidentally, I have terrible depressive memories of Black Beauty, it should never be categorized as a child’s story. Moving on, The R75 was a World War II era motorbike, and yes...
+ color failure

+ color failure

Every once in a while your camera decides to have a brain fart. Especially when the camera is as old as mine, an antiquated dinosaur of a body. But once you’ve stopped raging about the screw ups, the color errors are quite pleasant to look at.
+ potential job in the medical world

+ potential job in the medical world

YES, they are PINK. Pink pills. Someone was either color blind, used the wrong color dye, or simply had an excellent design education. Which does make one wonder: could there be a job for me in the medical world? “today we shall make gummy-bear-colored pills!!”
+ converse

+ converse

I really did have all intentions to go for the classic black chucks but when I saw the Jack Purcell leather high tops…chachiiinnngg!
+ suspenders vs. braces

+ suspenders vs. braces

Now this is a style that’s rarely seen these days in the generation of saggy jeans and exposed underwear. According to highly esteemed and very reliable Wikipedia sources, the modern braces “were first invented in 1822 by Albert Thurston and were once almost universally worn due to the high cut of mid-nineteenth and early twentieth...
+ get-well-soon soup

+ get-well-soon soup

Today is celebration of International Sick Day. Together we shall fight off stuffy noses and itchy throats without any help from Chef Boyardee’s dog’s dinner recipes. Dump a ton of sweet potatoes, onions, and garlic, into a pan and sauté with a glob of huile d’olive until onions are golden. Add in some liquid and...
+ footware or feetware?

+ footware or feetware?

As promised, Leo and Matilda sent over a couple images featuring southern French foot-ware. Note the bright stripy socks, definitely paired with trous. And ofcourse the classy feminine oxfords.
+ saturday fashion

+ saturday fashion

A quick walk between Wrangelstrasse and Oppelnerstrasse resulted in some nice fashionable shots. Including NEON ORANGE shoes! And ladies, a yellow/tan shoulder bag is IN.