My soundtrack

Les Petits Bonheurs – Claire Lee, painting with sound.

by Ruth January 16, 2015
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In 2012, a few months shy of welcoming Charlotte into the world, my friend Corey Amaro wrote a lovely piece about Rubanesque on her blog, Tongue in Cheek and all of a sudden I started to recieve messages from women from all around the world. Words of encouragement and support, shared tales of antique textiles […]

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Soul soothing music from Junius Meyvant

by Ruth December 10, 2014
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Beautiful music from Icelandic artist, Junius Meyvant. It’s been on replay in my studio all week!

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Kinfolk & Christmas tunes

by Ruth December 5, 2014
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Of course those wonderful Kinfolk people have put together a fabulous Christmas playlist to get us all in the mood! Kinfolk Christmas from Kinfolk on 8tracks Radio.

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Sounds on a Monday

by Ruth November 24, 2014
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What to listen to on a Monday, frantically trying to get back into work mode after being on maman mode to two sick children for the last 6 days? Let’s put on The Sundays, Reading, Writing & Arithmetic album. I discovered The Sundays in the summer of 2001, the summer I turned 21 in Chicago, […]

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Soundtrack to my day – Jenny Lewis

by Ruth November 13, 2014
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I am really loving this song and have Jennys album on repeat while I work on new jewellery this morning. I also just love the “magical rainbow suit” look she has created for this album, she calls it ““graffiti Gram Parsons,” an updated take on the “beautiful, gaudy” Nudie suit that the Parsons famously wore […]

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Shovels & Rope, the soundtrack to a dark wet November day

by Ruth November 3, 2014
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Wow the way their voices connect and resonate is soothing me while I try (and mostly fail) to take photographs on this dark, wet, November day Lay Low by Shovels & Rope

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Ingrid Michaelson: A soundtrack to take pictures to…

by Ruth September 29, 2014
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Strike a pose

by Ruth January 22, 2014
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The new season of Girls just started, I just love Lenas refreshing voice and watched the first two series back to back. The new season coincides with the long awaited Lena Dunham Vogue cover and shoot which is all over the news, how dare she agree to photoshopping, she is conning us all, why don’t […]

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Waiting

by Ruth June 16, 2012
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  Okay so I’m now officially entering the 6th day overdue but today I hung out by the pool surrounded by those I love, with the Sun on my face, feet up, wind chimes tinkling in the trees and waiting  patiently for our baby girl to decide when it is right time to join us…..this […]

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Sounds soothing me this Monday

by Ruth February 8, 2012

I am LOVING this beautiful tune from First Aid Kit …I just love their sound and it has been on repeat in our house. Hope you enjoy it too!

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