Category Archives: illustrations.
perhaps i’ve mentioned before that i have a vintage sewing pattern collection. it’s intense. i’ve been collecting them for about 15 years, and i have about 1000. i haven’t counted them in a long time, and i hadn’t really bough … Continue reading
isabella blow was the fashion director at tatler, the designer’s muse of philip treacey, and a discoverer of famous british fashion models. she suffered from depression and killed herself by imbibing some weed killer in 2007. i wish that she … Continue reading
so, since i recently got a scanner, i decided to go pull some files from the basement. one of them was my trip i took to france in may of 2004. that’s where i saw the schiaparelli exhibit. i designed … Continue reading
this is from the cover of jane eyre by charlotte bronte, with wood engravings by fritz eichenberg, new york: random house c.1943.
i found this lovely illustration in a recently acquired neat, old book. if i wanted to get a tattoo, this would be a neat one.