my Karin Eriksson cup
Today is a day for lists, for summing up.....for taking stock of all the things I love, all the things that make me me. Do you ever do this?....I love the contradictions it throws up, but then I suppose we are all contradictions. Go on..make a list!! Who are you??
I love..............quilts - assam tea - paris - sleeping - red leather goods - pressed glass - sky - the cold - blossom - wild angry seas - autumn leaves in piles - wellington boots - flying - old movies - japanese food - water - scotch tape - letters - strong wind that whips the breath out of you - line - clean air - birds - lakeland terriers - mid 20th Century furniture - irish accents - sandwiches - scholl sandals - magazines, in group order - freshly brewing coffee - kitchen departments - harry potter - pattern - pink and white peony roses - midwinter ceramics - 300 gram tracing paper - antique markets - typography - laquer - boxes - music - labels - muji - linen - bare feet - hot baths - kitsch - thread - nectarines - porcelain - cooking and baking - pimms - doing nothing - reading - flickr - books - silhouettes - roberts radios - asian cimena - wooden bobbins - simplicity - laughing - complexity - being alone - people - melon and parma ham - giving presents - throwing dinner parties - eBay - quiet - talking - little dishes for nicknacks - catalogues - opaque black tights - skirts - scarves - matt finishes - ripping things into little bits before I throw them away - lying on the floor on my front reading the paper - heart shaped post-it notes - brown paper - rare steak - being up north - singing - pulling my hair off my face - stretching - travelling - coming home - taking photographs - drawing - good piercing - integrity - honesty - humor - action movies - the idea of going to Japan - wishing - not making mistakes - drumming my nails when I am thinking - pouring rain - the smell after the rain - no longer worrying about something that used to bother you - being finished.
Happy Monday! xox