Homesick

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Pictures by Mattias Swenson

Today we booked tickets to go back to Sweden over Christmas and I really can’t think of a time when I was more excited about traveling! I’ve been feeling really homesick lately and can’t wait to see my friends + family. So, while I’m counting down the days until I get to set foot in my beloved motherland again, let’s do a little time traveling to one of my favorite hotels in Stockholm, Scandic Grand Central. These pictures were shot sometime in the beginning of the year but for some reason I never got around posting them.

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Stormy London

carolina engman via fashionsquad.comPictures by Mattias Swenson

LFW. Sorry about the radio silence guys! We arrived in Stockholm last Monday and after an intense week of meetings and trying to squeeze in dinners with as many friends as possible, I came down with a cold. We were originally supposed to head back to NY this morning but decided to extend our stay with two weeks and I’m super excited to get to spend some more time in my hometown.

Right now I’m wrapped up in 100 layers of cashmere while trying to go through all of the pictures we took in London. These ones were shot on a particularly windy day (pretty sure I actually levitated off the ground at one point) and I love how mysterious they look in black & white!

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hamptons photo diary

stairsPictures by Mattias Swenson

MONDAY. Found these good ol’ pictures from a couple of magical days spent with Nanette Lepore’s lovely family in the Hamptons this summer and thought they might brighten up this dull, grey Monday a bit! Already daydreaming myself back to sunset swims, bonfires and candlelit dinners underneath the stars..

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