monday mood lifter

1. A dot by dot textile hanging via kuwatanishop

2. Marriage between Heaven and Earth book cover via sotei-sekai

monday mood lifter

One textile hanging in the dot by dot series via kuwatani shop which could be a soft and sweet yet structured treat hanging in this beautiful Cire Trudon’ store in Rue saint Croix de la Bretonnerie in Paris designed by Dimorestudio via archilovers.

monday mood lifter

1. Mesmerized by layering among other inspiration, a textile art piece is hanging in the Kuwatani shop.

2. Incredibly exquisite and striking to me - layered boxes of what I believe to be wool thread via photographer MarionLuttenberger.

monday mood lifter

1. Inspired by several ideas, one being the connectedness of dots, a mini wall hanging sits in the kuwatani shop. It is one textile piece in a small series of the dot by dot collection.

2. An imaginative drawing by super talented Joanna Concejo.

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where you wear it

1. Dries Van Noten Spring 2018 via nowfashion 

2. Emile Nolde sea mood painting via dappledwithshadow

3. Hellessy resort 2018 via vogue

4. View from Toto Bergamo Rossi's garden via


monday mood lifter

While making these gift toppers, I was probably dreaming of this wallpaper. I can't wait to freshen a patch of wall with a botanical pattern like this.

monday mood lifter

Handmade gift toppers via kuwatani - designed to tape inside a card and send to someone special or imagine one of the stems on top of a box to unwrap and find this lovely Cecile Daladier vase via ceciledaladier inside!