friday finds.

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i’m a real sucker for vintage paintings, especially portraits — the odder the better, really because they just seem to tell more of a story. i also like the bit of kitsch they bring to a space — a sense of humor and a sense that these spaces are meant to be having a little good clean fun at the artists’ expense. happy friday, everyone! xo, victoria this... 
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friday finds.

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Kristian Septimius Krogh photography for bo bedre. annie is off for a couple of weeks, so i’m stepping in today with this edition of friday finds. this week i’m admiring the beauty of simple artwork. a single portrait or a curated collection that is pulled together quite sparsely and simply and yet looks ever so lovely. happy friday everyone, see you next week.... 
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the shutterbugs: kate holstein.

hillside homes by the sea / sfgirlbybay

i came across the work of photographer kate holstein after seeing her work in cereal magazine and instantly became quite smitten. kate’s photography has a very ethereal quality of light and feels so calmly inspiring. Kate’s bio reads like a dream: Born in Boulder, Colorado, now based in Aspen. Raised by a father who never left the house without a camera and... 
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the jealous curator. art goes here.

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hi everyone! so, i love minimalism as much as the next guy, but this dining room (in portugal) is pretty much a curators dream, no? ooh, look at all of those white walls! the other thing i noticed, other than those white walls, was the little pop of color in the form of oranges (or maybe lemons?) in the bowl on the table. ok, let’s go with that: six tiny, rich, colorful,... 
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THE JEALOUS CURATOR: ART GOES HERE.

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i found this room, which happens to be an ad for that lovely bench in an online shop from the netherlands. nice, right? but you know what would look really great with that lovely bench? yep. art! i love how quiet, and textural this space is, and so i’m adding a bit of nature to compliment what is already there: whoa. crocheted leaves by cornwall based artist susanna... 
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