Friday, June 19, 2009


See you at our new blog.

Thursday, June 18, 2009


Photos taken by Dimitri Kessel.

Wednesday, June 17, 2009

Bias tapes

Found here
The last one looks like the taping used in this Chimala chambray shirt, more pictures here.


Sunday, June 14, 2009

Saturday, June 13, 2009

Dawson Gold Rush

Office of the Yukon Sun, the northernmost British newspaper in the British Empire, Dawson, Yukon, early 20th century. found here (if you are into Canadian history).

Personnel of the North West Mounted Police (Dawson, Yukon) in 1898. 


Wednesday, June 10, 2009

Wood Pencils

The Woods Pencils by Colleen Pencils Co.
Twelve pencils are presented - each marked with the number in the series, the HB grade, the bilingual (English and Japanese) wood species and country/area of origin, and a most unusual number - the specific gravity of the pencil’s wood. 

The world of pencils:  Pencil Talk

Completely obsessed.


Tuesday, June 9, 2009

Solo Uniform Picture

I want this coat, and gloves, and shirt and tie. I am greedy.

American military gear 1941

Found in the Life archives. 

Sunday, June 7, 2009


Jean Shrimpton

Tea House


Saturday, June 6, 2009