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SWARM-LETTERS

i’m such a fan of work by artist leslie oschmann of amsterdam’s swarm already, and then i saw her new handpainted still life letters — swoon, sigh. designed and inspired by vintage oil paintings, leslie has created these handpainted letters for anthropologie, making them a perfectly unique and personal gift this season.  
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best bench ever.

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Artist and former Anthropologie visual director Leslie Oschmann breathes new life into found objects with her Amsterdam design studio Swarm. For this piece, anthropologie commissioned her to transform and repurpose pairs of antique stools into a bench-cum-work-of-art, using both leslie’s own sketches and once-forgotten found drawings. one of a kind, handmade in the netherlands.... 
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swarm.

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swarm…like bees to honey, i thought you might like to know there’s a new batch of leslie oschmann’s swarm bags. A series of unique, leather handled carry bags made by hand using vintage oil paintings leslie has sourced exclusively from markets in Holland and Belgium. Each swarm bag tells its own story go, hurry. these one of a kind handmade bags don’t... 
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pass me that plate, pretty please.

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i am already a big fan of Leslie Oschmann of Swarm’s painting canvas bags, and home furnishings. but now leslie and the Amsterdam-based design-duo Little Owl, have created these gorgeous plate sets, called the Altered Perspectives series, available through anthropologie. each set contains a various number of plates, and each set is one of a kind. A vintage portrait,... 
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just because it’s awesome.

my leslie oschmann swarm bag arrived today, and it couldn’t be more awesome. i posted about swarm bags a few weeks ago, and couldn’t imagine they’d be more beautiful in person. i swoon for swarm.  
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