Kraken in the Seine

Alexandre Mazel, the photographer, brought me to a garden island on the Seine in the Paris suburbs. It was the first day of July in Paris, and blazing hot. I wished I could swim in the nearby Seine, but instead I went to a swimming pool next to the Père Lachaise cemetery after this photo…

Key to Wonderland

Am I wearing the key to Wonderland? This blue and brass necklace comes from the shop of a gorgeous Steampunk restaurant in Poland called Wodna Wieża. This had been a dream place for quite a while, but I never thought I would actually manage to eat there. It’s in a small town, Pszczyna, about an hour…