Lora Lamm, artwork for Rinascente department store, 1957. Il giardino - La casa di campana - Il terrazzo di città. La Rinascente, Milano. Museum für Gestaltung Zürich. 

St. Mary’s Façade, GdaƄsk, Poland

Icelandic houses

illustration by Katie Evans

Tove Jansson on the island of Bredskär in 1950.
Tove and Lars Jansson bought the island and built a house called Vindrosen (The Wind Rose) in 1947. The whole family moved in except for Tove’s brother Per Olov Jansson (who also took this photo), since he already had a cottage on a nearby island.
In post-war Finland, building material was hard to come by and among other things, nails were pulled out and straightened from old planks to make the building possible.

learn how to knit this must-have pencil case or travel bag from this book by Mel Clark

ana albero

tea and happiness