All posts tagged: mood

A bunch of Petronille

I know that this blog is about Design, but Design is also a matter of state of mind: what is better than being home on a beautiful armchair, in a beautiful corner of the house to read a great book ? Nothing. When you don’t have the good conditions to do so, you can’t appreciate e good book.I wanted to talk about one of my favorite writer ever and the book I just finished reading: “Pétronille” from Amélie Nothomb.If you like Champagne, if you like sharpness, irony and extreme imagination, you will love that book. As usual it is fresh like only Nothomb can do.  ———————————————— So che questo blod é dedicato al Design, ma il design è anche una questione di stato d’anima: cos’è meglio che essere a casa su una bellissima poltrona, in un bellissimo angolino di casa per leggere un bellissimo libro? Niente.Penso che quando le condizioni giuste non siano riunite, un libro non si apprezza al suo giusto valore.Volevo parlare di una delle mie scrittrici preferite e del libro che ho …

Beach Art in France

It’s finally the weekend ! I know it’s pretty cold, but I can offer you to take your time, have nice cup of tea and go to have a walk on the beach, if you are lucky to live on the coast. ( I am not so lucky… In Milan there is no sea… -.-). And maybe you will meet this amazing French Artist who decided to work with nature for amazing ephemeral masterpieces. Jehan-Benjamin is the name of this unique Artist : in the real life he is a Web Designer, and in the morning very early at low tide, supplied with a rake he draws beauty on the fresh sand only for few hours. The technic is very spectacular, and the result is stunning. Nice week-end everyone….For more pics and info here find his website and his facebook page => please like it. Eccoci qui, finalmente in weekend ! Lo so che è ancora freddo, mi vi posso proporre di prendere il vostro tempo, di farvi una tazza di te e di farvi …