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Vintage watches

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The beauty of vintage watches is that each timepiece tells a unique story. By the way the watch aged you can tell if the previous owner treated it well, what kind of job he probably had and if he or she was really in love with it. Sometimes… [ Continue reading ]

Envelopes

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A fantastic collection of envelopes by photographer Andrew Bush. This is such a great inspiration and I really feel like start collecting or making my own. Truly amazing! (via an ambitious project collapsing & the best time… [ Continue reading ]

Lock it

A few weeks ago I found this old money bag on ebay. The bag is made from ultra heavy cotton duck, it is beautifully embroidered, got a heavy weight zipper but the best part is the lock. I did some research and found the original patent which date back to 1932. [ Continue reading ]

Topsy Design

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While working on the new Red Wing Shoes store in Amsterdam I browsed the little antique stores in Minnesota, ebay and the our own dutch Marktplaats (marketplace) for old items to fill the store. Last week I received an email from Jared Frank and Samantha… [ Continue reading ]

Holdall

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A great ebay find by WMCF, this USN WW2 hand painted holdall. And be sure you’ll keep an eye on this blog packed with great inspiration!… [ Continue reading ]

Heritage Research

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I instantly fell in love with Heritage Research. Hand crafted in England using the finest British and Japanese fabrics they’re reviving tailoring traditions and with the addition of Swiss RiRi zips, horn buttons and leather binding they make each piece entirely functional yet distinctive. Above the Union naval… [ Continue reading ]

Nigel Cabourn

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Last monday we were pleased welcoming Mr Nigel Cabourn himself. Inspired and excited we finished the day knowing he started his business with today’s biggest british designer as his London Agent, pleased with an invite to his little castle in the United Kingdom, packed with stories… [ Continue reading ]

Wallet

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My find of today: A rare vintage Montblanc dark chocolate brown Saffiano leather wallet from the late 30s. Specially made for the Montblanc Meisterstuck 146… Lovely!… [ Continue reading ]

Fred & Sarah

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Fred Butler curated the supermarket wall at Supermarket Sarah during the London fashion week. The colorful objects have been featured in Vogue, I-D, Time Out, Super Super and have been used in music videos for Little Boots, The Gossip and La Roux… A lovely collection of… [ Continue reading ]