Sunday, October 30, 2011


Demeter 'Paperback' scent.
I've mentioned library/bookish scents before.

Tuesday, October 25, 2011

Thursday, October 20, 2011

sarah coventry

The Sarah Coventry pineapple.
It's really known as 'Autumn Haze' (1966).
Image sources (1), (2), (3)

Saturday, October 15, 2011

more squirrel love

The Lady Buxton purse

He looks like he just mugged an old lady.

Monday, October 10, 2011


Rutger Hauer & Sean Young

Aren't these wonderful? 
Sean Young's polaroids from Bladerunner.

Wednesday, October 5, 2011

poire william

I am completely smitten by Poire William, a very potent eau de vie, best served chilled. But I am even more smitten by how they get the pear in the bottle (known as poire prisonnière) in some of the versions of this delicious digéstif: