Things We Like

Here are some things we love. Things that move us.

Jaguar F-PACE

The Jaguar F-PACE had Frankfurt turning heads. All eyes were on the performance crossover, breaking the world record for the largest loop-the-loop. Daredevil stuff! Clearly a car set on the luxury SUV market, challenging the Audi Q5 and BMW X5. 

Hilma af Klint

“I am fascinated by the work of Hilma af Klint. It just transports me to a different state of mind. This one is Svanen.”

Image: Wikimedia Commons

A Remote Beach...

“Walking on a remote beach out of season with my dog. It is so true that the simple pleasures are very often the best. That sense of freedom... the beach at Freshwater West on the South West edge of Wales is the place to go … ”

Image: www.visitpembrokeshire.com

Helvetica

“The Helvetica, criticised for its overuse, still remains the king of fonts. It is balanced, bold and unambiguous. It remains one of the most iconic designs of our time”.

The Jaguar XK120

“A true beauty. Created in 1948 – 120mph top speed in a wooden framed car! Aluminium panels already. The first production roadster. Owned by Clark Gable. What’s not to love?”

Image: wallfor.net

Ants

“Small but mighty. Capable of carrying 10, 50 or even 1,000 times their own weight. Amazing teamwork.

What appears chaotic, on closer examination demonstrates working together with great purpose. And highly adaptable to their environment.”

Portuguese Chronograph

“The Classic IWC Portuguese watch.

The classic-looking watch will never fade, never be out of fashion. Love it”

Mark Rothko

“No. 61 (Rust and Blue)1953. Unfortunately the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles have it......”

Image: Wikipedia.org

 

Balzac Chair

“The Balzac Armchair. A seminal piece of furniture designed by Matthew Hilton. Organic form, upholstered in beautifully soft, full-aniline leather. A contemporary classic.

You can always buy one from www.scp.co.uk