Je ne sais quoi

“The timeless in you is aware of life’s timelessness. And knows that yesterday is but today’s memory and tomorrow is today’s dream.” 

― Kahlil Gibran, The Prophet

Kaat Tilley autumn—winter 1995—96.

Kaat Tilley comes from Brussels, has roots in Mechelen, and studied at the Antwerp Fashion Academy. She has been designing since 1983 in a highly personal style. Behind every Kaat Tilley garment there’s a complete story, that of every woman. She seeks to express symbolically every stage in a woman’s life, with all its ups and downs.

Ulutwatu Carvings by Fugeela on Flickr.

“Don’t wake me for the end of the world unless it has very good special effects.” 

― Roger Zelazny, Prince of Chaos

Zereh bagtar, Mughal mail and plate armor from Datia. Early 17th century.


“Monstrology” Collection LES` by Lesia Paramonova.

“I count him braver who overcomes his desires than him who conquers his enemies, for the hardest victory is over self.” 

— Aristotle


“Forget the place you’re trying to get to and see the beauty in right now…” 

― Evanescence

Fading Glory

“Yes: I am a dreamer. For a dreamer is one who can only find his way by moonlight, and his punishment is that he sees the dawn before the rest of the world.” 

— Oscar Wilde (The Critic as Artist)

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