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Happy 2013!

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        I’m so excited that Pantone’s color of the year is Green because it is my absolute favorite color! chacha! ‎”Green is the prime color of the world, and that from which its loveliness arises.” – Pedro Calderon de la Barca    

Shizuoka Spring Festi...

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Yuki took me to the Shizuoka Spring festival over the weekend. It was a splendid way to spend my first weekend here in Shizuoka, my new home. I took some photos of the wonderful things I saw and experienced. Enjoy!    

草津温泉

草津温泉

under construction…  

salänne

salänne

colour doesn’t yell at you —it glows         watch the Secret of Marimekko video                    

It’s the friends you can call up at 4 a.m. that matter.” -Marlene Dietrich

Spectacular, Spectacu...

Spectacular, Spectacular

I was in Tokyo for New Year’s and spotted a poster for this show. Can’t wait to see it next month on the 4th! http://kuniyoshi.exhn.jp/index.html   Kuniyoshi: Spectacular Ukiyo-e Imagination Mori Arts Center Gallery / Saturday, 17 December 2011 – Sunday, 12 February 2012 Utagawa Kuniyoshi (1797-1861) was an artist who applied his boundless imagination, his innovative […]

a i k o

a i k o

It was inspiration at first sight when Yanai Aiko took center stage at the 2012 New Year’s Eve LIVE in Tokyo. Her stylish but not over-done look was refreshing and reminded me that simple is best. Here are some of my favorite photos of aiko through the years.               […]

Happy new year!

Happy new year!

It’s the year 2012! and this is my new blog =)