Old things and beautiful women never fail to inspire me. Our latest post for Pantry Confidential has plenty of both, which means that I had a really hard time putting my camera down at the shoot.
This is Julia V. Bainbridge, an editor at bonappetit.com.
She has incredible style, a mash-up of drool-worthy vintage and innovative boldness. Old and new, if you will.
A giant portrait of her grandmother stands watch over her Brooklyn apartment, and her family's everyday china anchors any dish she cooks up for friends, including this delicious clam and chorizo number she whipped up for us.
All images © Christine Han Photography
There is plenty more JVB style and the recipe for this dish over at Pantry Confidential. You don't want to miss it.