Archive for December, 2011


5talk Petkanas

It was too early in the day for a drink, which was a shame, because the image of Lauren Santo Domingo tending a Lalanne hippo bar would have been amazing. Instead, Santo Domingo and I got drunk on her mountain of scrapbooks — visual cocktails spilling over with inspiration, literally.One spread features the Maharaja of Indore, as painted by the French society portraitist Bernard Boutet de Monvel, as well as Loulou de la Falaise in […]

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Preserving the Scrapbooks of History

Four years ago, Mr. Romney rarely talked of his Mormon faith during his presidential campaign, but in recent days Mr. Romney has invoked his time as a missionary and church pastor when asked to explain how he, a man whose net worth is estimated at $200 million, can relate to the everyday concerns of average Americans. Read More Preserving the scrapbooks of history

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