Just got ma nails did, now I’m straight chillin’!
My first trip to Tunis last year during big Eid. Will be going back for sure!
Summer sipping with the homies at Barasti, Dubai
A Look Behind Hermès and Miami’s Design District - The Blueprint (by JAY Z’s Life+Times)
I Heart NY, TM – absolutely fantastic episode of 99% Invisible, in which Roman Mars tells the unlikely story of Milton Glaser's iconic I♥NY logo and what it reveals about creativity and copyright.
By now, the story is well known. A man sits in the backseat of a cab, sketching on a notepad as night falls over a crumbling city. He scribbles the letter I. He draws a heart. And then an N, and then a Y. Right away he knows he’s got something. This is it, he thinks. This is the campaign.
The man was a designer named Milton Glaser. The city was New York. The year was 1977. A time and place commemorated by an entire genre of movies dedicated to making it look like a horrifying place to live.
The city needed a miracle. And it kind of got one in three letters and a symbol:
Pair with this remarkable glimpse inside Glaser’s mind and Debbie Millman’s indispensable interview with the creative icon, in which he discusses art, money, education, and the kindness of the universe.
Bravo to Ikea for this ad - who knew a simple foldable chair could inspire a new lease on life!