Here are some of the designers/items we liked this year
Textile Field by Studio Bouroullec at V&A. Picture taken from here
The Andes House
nicely re-lounched by
Really cool set of pins found at Crystal Palace antique and vintage market.
Nice pattern decorating street clock near Smithfield Market.
Rather sweet letters “R.J. SUTTON” found next to Lisson Gallery, where currently showing work of Ai Weiwei. The letter’S’ may be upside down?
Risa had a little cycling ride around port of Shimizu, where there are many industrial warehouses.
Just been back from 2 weeks in Japan. Nice to see family and feel the air of post quake Japan for ourselves.
Greetings from Risa and Yasu.
We had one of the best breakfast in this year this morning. We cooked Irish steel cut oatmeal with this recipe, baked a few cinnamon buns, and brewed coffee which was roasted…
We received our December coffee subscription from Square Mile yesterday. Together with our new beans, Finca Bourbon, from Guatemala, they have sent us a bag of dried coffee fruits. We didn’t know you can make tea with the fruit,…
Here’s what we’ve been up to:
1) Cooked/ate Radicchio di Treviso for the first time
2) Acquired a new little hairy one to our Cacti collection
3) Baked spelt-oat-coconut biscuits
With a surprisingly nice and warm weather, we went for a walk between Faversham and Whitstable. We loamed through a boat yard (really interesting!) and short cut right through the field before we hit the sea wall with thousands…
More items we liked from London Design Festival.
Some of the show we’ve seen from London Design Festival week so far… (all images are taken from linked website)
We’ve visited our friends at their family house in Norwich last weekend. Risa had tried tennis for the first time, and Yasu had attempted to climb huge tree while we were there.
Some snaps from brilliant Ernesto Neto show at Hayward Gallery.