Tag Archives: maps

Dress Me Up In Paper

23 Jan

I’d never have to worry about getting lost again if I was wearing a lovely dress made of maps!

Elisabeth Lecourt is the woman behind these brilliant paper creations. She is a French artist who lives and works in London. These dresses aren’t actually designed to be worn, but I can dream…

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City Mapcuts

29 Dec

I’m really digging these hand-cut paper maps of cities by Charlotte, North Carolina-based artist Karen O’Leary. Karen says of her work, “”I love the idea of a completely familiar object made new and even more beautiful.”

Here’s a map for Audrey to use when she comes to visit me in New York.

And here’s one for me to use when I visit her in London.

We definitely won’t find our way around using these maps, but hey, that’s not the point.