Rachel Khoo

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September 29th, 2014

Aspirational Monday Musings

* Aspirational is a short film, featuring Kirsten Dunst, that gives a painfully accurate view into ‘selfie culture’ (via It’s Nice That). * Casserole Club sounds like a fantastic initiative. * Loving these illustrations by children’s book author [...]

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September 22nd, 2014

Literary Monday Musings

* This literary map of London is absolutely stunning, how many of these books or characters do you know? * Maya Angelou may have recently passed, but her words will never stop resonating (via Upworthy). * Blogshop is the brainchild of DesignLoveFest blogger Bri Emery, aimed [...]

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September 15th, 2014

Mad Monday Musings

* Mad cover such interesting topics. Love this video of chef Tatsuru Rai demonstrating the art of soba noodle making! * If like me your preferred mode of transport is by bike, then you’ll also love these cardboard fold-up carriers. Definitely going on my shopping list [...]

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September 8th, 2014

Innovative Monday Musings

* An innovative way to use ice cream – these paintings by Iraqi artist, Othman Toma, are stunning (via Lost at E Minor). * French rap is a passion of mine. This mix by Onra is a great introduction if you haven’t listened to any before. * Love the idea of this [...]

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September 1st, 2014

Tailor-made Monday Musings

* These tailor-made embroidered versions of classic meals by designer and illustrator, Anna Lomax, are so clever (via Trendland). * Loving these almond-hugging bear cookies… They’re almost too cute to eat! * I’ll be trying to make it down to London Fashion [...]

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August 18th, 2014

Delectable Monday Musings

* A delectable update to my choquettes recipe (see pic above) from The Little Paris Kitchen by the brilliant Thanh of Eat, Little Bird. * Love a bit of Johnny Depp, check out the trailer for Mortdecai (via Hypebeast). * Cacao farmers in the Ivory Coast try chocolate for the [...]

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August 11th, 2014

Molten Monday Musings

* Not for the faint-hearted: bompass & parr using molten lava to sear steaks in seconds! * Love this Yolk Pig egg separator. * If you’re an emoji fan, check out these creations by Dan Woodger (via It’s Nice That). * I’ll be trying to make it to Print [...]

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August 4th, 2014

DIY Monday musings

* Loving this craft project – DIY watermelon place cards. Perfect for a summer dinner party. * What’s your morning routine? Some interesting insights via Fast Company into how some of the most successful people in history start their day. * A corner shop stocked [...]

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July 28th, 2014

Paperless Monday musings

* I’ve been a Marimekko fan for ages. Love this latest stationery collaboration with Paperless Post. * UK readers, has anyone visited The Gin Garden summer pop-up at Kew Gardens yet? * Another London activity to add to the to do list. The Summer Screen Prints [...]

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July 21st, 2014

Samba Monday musings

* Would love to see Gilles Peterson’s first feature documentary (about the samba scene in Brazil). Here’s a clip from the film: * If you have an industrial blower at home you could always use it to make this. * Have a look at what a week’s worth of [...]

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