Posts Tagged ‘Nest Magazine’


Wednesday, July 29th, 2009

2thewalls is the closest thing on the internet to the much-missed and now cult-status Nest: Quarterly of Interiors. Finding 2thewalls is a bit like falling down the rabbit hole, and not just because reading it feels like deciphering text printed on a zebra crossing.

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Marguerite Duras’ bedroom in Neauphle, France, 1960s

Monday, February 16th, 2009

There’s something compelling about this photo of the bedroom of novelist Marguerite Duras in the house she bought in Neauphle, outside Paris, in the 1960s. The thin cot bed is so peculiar, like something she might have grown up with during her impoverished colonial childhood in French Indochina. For someone with such a life-long history of renowned lovers, it’s an austere bedroom.

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Saturday, February 14th, 2009

Happy Valentine’s Day to everyone.

A few more spreads from our collection of the sadly long defunct Nest Quarterly. So many magazines have died this year, but I still miss Nest the most. More in my Flickr set.

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More Nest Magazine.

Monday, November 10th, 2008

I’m still missing Nest Magazine. For much more information, see the previous post. I certainly understand from first-hand experience that these design projects are labours of love and very hard to sustain over time. Goodbye Nest.

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I miss Nest Quarterly Magazine.

Sunday, November 9th, 2008

I’ve really been feeling the absence of Nest: A Quarterly of Interiors magazine lately, more than four years after it became defunct. On a whim I just Googled “I miss Nest Magazine” and learned how very not alone I am. Look at photos of people’s Nest collections on Flickr—here, here, here and here.

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