Sunday, 30 May 2010
cynthia rowley wedges from Roxy (sadly i was unable to get them as they are only available in the US!) - but these checked ones are delicious too...and these stripeys too from oak
Saturday, 29 May 2010
bholu after working in India after the Gurjarat earthquake in 2001, helping villagers rebuild their lives and ultimately creating a sustainable income for the local women. all items are hand-crafted and tho they are a little pricey - they are stunning....and all for a great cause.
Thursday, 27 May 2010
Tuesday, 25 May 2010
i like how these illustrations make me feel when i look at them...mmmmmm....floaty....by Polish born illustrator gosia now based in Canada. i hope i look like that on my bicycle...but somehow i think i'm rather more red-faced and sweaty...hmmm!
Thursday, 20 May 2010
been a while since i updated the mattress-spotting in finest mattressland (and thereabouts)...so here's a few of the latest. there seem to have been rather a lot of abandonmentsin one particularly road lately...
10th March 2010 - Leghorn Rd, NW10
11th March 2010 - Leghorn Rd, NW10
25th March 2010 - Leghorn Rd, NW10
26th March - Leghorn Road, NW10
25th April 2010- Leghorn Road, NW10
5th May 2010 - on the way to vote - Leghorn Road, NW10
15th May 2010 - still there...
17th May 2010 - home after a weekend away and there to greet me - Leghorn Road, NW10
and now for some other roads.......!!
this one on Longstone Ave, NW10 on the 14th March...which begs the question....why is he sleeping on the sofa when there's a perfectly good mattress nearby??!
27th March 2010 - spotted on a visit to nearby Kilburn - Glengall Road, NW6
31st March 2010 - these didn't even make it back into the shop - Harlesden High Road, NW10
3rd April 2010 - a trip to Bristol, home from home!
9th April 2010 - back home - Wrottesley Road, NW10
21st April 2010 - a trip to France...not technically abandoned but still felt compelled to record it - Flayosc, France
2nd May 2010 - inaugural bike ride - Harlesden Road, NW10
2nd May 2010 - and another one - Harlesden Road, NW10
2nd May 2010 - and another....one - Churchill Road, NW10
3rd May 2010 - on my 2nd bike ride lots of spotting - Waldo Road, NW10
3rd May 2010 - Rigley Road, NW10
3rd May 2010 - Maximum Speed Mattress - Channel Gate Road, NW10
5th May 2010 - banged up - Inwood Park, Hounslow (near work)
10th May 2010 - teeny tiny mattress - Station Road, NW10
11th May 2010 - from the bus - Scrubbs Lane, NW10
12th May - near work - Hounslow
12th May - live in mattressland, work in mattressland clearly - Hounslow again
17th May - cycling home from the Lexi - Liddell Gardens, NW10
and people wonder WHY i say i live in MATTRESSLAND??!!