Tag Archive for "hannah lemholt photography"

Year of the Bird

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The white dove, Sky-Circles, has literally flown all over the world, now hanging in homes
from the countries of nordic light, to the one down under and so many in between.
It has continuously made us happy and proud, to hear how much the wings mean to you.
Now it’s time for the sequel. The yīn to the yáng. The power to the breezy. Enter the raven.
Or, in other words, the photo Raven’s Ladder. And that’s not all.
Enter the owl..

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Another signature square format photo to, if you will, go with the yin & the yang.
The stunning owl that sees it all. Called History of the Senses.
And then, to mix things up, there’s three rectangular photographs in color.
First to go is the falcon.

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A photograph of reversed roles called Shangri-La.
Washed out tones, deep reds and lovingly scanned 18th century glass plate on top,
that we already can see adorn the now so loved darker grey & blue walls.
And for the ones who love the airy, the dreamy, the dusty pastels,
there’s two more owls flying, on their way..

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Free Falling & Feathers. Soft pastels & vintage glass plate.
Wings, power, harmony, flight. All captured by Hannah Lemholt for Love Warriors.
And now we’re choosing papers and print sizes to do them justice,
– & all of the birds will be making their way into the shop in the weeks to come.
We promise to whisper or hoot about it in a love letter and over on instagram.

Til then, may you fly on the wings of Love,

the Warriors

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model : lina lindholm
mua & hair : jossi madsen
photography : hannah lemholt

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year of the bird | a sneak peek

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Back in autumn of 2014, – a small team was flown to Scotland for an LW shoot.
They then, for a few hectic hours, started working on what will be the continuation of
the white dove sky-circles, that did have peace written all over its wings,
was and is still flying all over the world as first a, now sold out limited edition,
signed and numbered fine art print, and still as a print on tyvek.

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This year, our Year of the Bird, – more things will develop wings,
as life is all about falling & flying.
The winged portraits, currently being treated with so much love in post production;
will find their way into the LW photo art range come spring, and seeing
the behind the scenes snaps; we just can’t wait..

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Fly free & dare to fall in Love,

the Warriors

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image n°1 | model : lina lindholm
image n°2 | original shot to be sky-circles print | model : marie olsson nylander
image n°3 | mua jossi madsen behind the scenes
image n°4 | lina wearing eco fur by karavan clothing
image n°5 | see why we’re excited about what’s behind the corner?
all photos : hannah lemholt for love warriors
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the tag

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We’re just stopping by to remind you to keep tagging your instagram photos,
– when they’re featuring love warriors of course – with #loveLW ..

When getting back to the showroom in January,
we’ll be choosing a December favorite among your photos,
– for getting a little treat to celebrate the new year.

You’ve got a few days to have a shot at it,
so Happy Shooting !

big LOVE,

the Warriors

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shoot | LW featured in fira a/w14 lookbook
model | lina lindholm
mua & hair | jossi madsen
photography | hannah lemholt

press pause

 

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Even warriors need a break sometimes,
– & we’re taking ours starting today, with the Swedish christmas
only a day away. On the 5th of January we’ll be business as
usual and back in the LW showroom and your orders, e-mails etc.

Set yourself free, enjoy all the seemingly smallest of moments and
love, love, love all the more on these, the days of christmas,

the Warriors

 

 

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sara holding the LW shell baubles & wearing the LW moon child lace kimono
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you children of the moon

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We just have to pop in to say we are – yes, over the moon –
about your response to our new Moon Child Botanicals range!

We can’t wait to see your beautiful faces dabbed in the face mask of pure
white clay mixed with chocolate (cause we know you’re brave like that)
or the bottles styled & used your way over on instagram.
Don’t forget to tag your images #loveLW to show up here,
– & for a chance at a little gift;
going out to our december fave photo.

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Wishing you much beauty this winter week.

Naturally,

the Warriors

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image n°1 | the LW Moon Child Botanicals face mask | etc
image n°2 | the range styled by Sara N Bergman
image n°3 | it’s not rocket science – but it’s almost voodoo it’s so good /
graphics by Hannah Lemholt for Love Warriors
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LW Winter’14

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With todays LW Winter’14 launch, many projects close to our hearts saw the light.
One of them is the new series LW Moon Child Botanicals.
With the bliss of traveling one of our favorite countries,
we’ve been wanting to do bath and fragrance,
since the very first time we set our tired feet down
in a spa on the island of the gods.
The balinese just do spa like no others.

Think products developed with a whole lot of love,
by the LW team in collab with artisans rich in knowledge;
having worked with herbal remedies for over two generations.
Think 100% natural ingredients. Think truly effective.
Think raw and natural materials sought out,
– & sourced since ancient times for their skin healing qualities.
Think white clay & vanilla bean, organic honey & bali coffee,
volcanic rock & pumice stone.
Think body scrubs, face masks and home fragrances.
Think pure luxury with a clean conscience.

Think LW Moon Child Botanicals. And find it here.

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Another one is the longed for LW Moon Child Lace Kimonos, – & now caftans too.
For us, making kimonos & caftans has always been a full circle – kinda thing,
as we can still remember, with a murmur thru our hearts,the lazy weekend mornings of our childhoods,
where our mothers & fathers would lounge around in theirs.
With this LW Moon Child series we wanted to continue that legacy,
and if kimonos and caftans are a must in the Warrior wardrobe, so is lace,
-& we have therefore combined the two in these garments.
Wear them with nothing but bare skin, feeling beautiful around the house, and all dressed up as well,
with a belt for a more defined look, they are made for it.
The soft and stylishly lazy lace get up is here to remind you
we live by the sun and love by the moon.

You find them all in the Warrior Wardrobe.

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Another loved project in the launch is LW Warriors of the World.
This series in the making, is one inspired by all the amazing creatures and characters
we meet on our journeys around the globe, – & a reminder that we all have a fighter inside of us;
that can be wisely brought out, who ever and where ever we are, when needed.

Our designer Sara N Bergman paints with hand, heart (& kind childrens paint)
and photographer Hannah Lemholt shoots and immortalizes.
Magic souls and loving warriors, brought to you by LW.
Now available as both fine art prints in different sizes
and the new, rough craft paper photo bags.

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Yet another project close to our hearts,
– & launched in the winter collection, is the LW photo art calendar’15.

As the end of one year is drawing closer, the promise of a new one lies in the middle distance.
To us it feels like we’re all glancing at it, together, not really knowing,
however much we think we can plan life.
We can aspire though.

And that pretty much sums up what the LW photo art calendar for 2015 is about.
We wanted to repeat to you, some of our own watchwords, like
integrity, strength, personality, kindness, creativity, empathy, affinity honesty, hope,
– & a little bit of mischief on every new month of the new year.

Warrior and illustrator Sara N Bergman has hand painted with her magic hand
and in chalk & japanese ink she has adorned the photography of Hannah Lemholt,
with some of our common favorite quotes by inspiring people
(all to be found credited in the index of the calendar prints).

We’ve all put our soul, creativity and love into this project
and we are so happy about the outcome,
– & your love for it, already flowing over in e-mails and wishes to pre order.

It is here now. 2015. Let’s make it …

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There’s also a brand new collab & collection, that we are very proud of,
– & one that has been kept a bit under wraps until now.
And that’s the LW Khadi Kimonos.
This unisex LW designed kimono is 100 % handmade of soft Khadi textiles.
This means that the cotton is hand picked, the spinning of the cotton is made by hand
and the yarn is woven by hand into organic fabric of superior quality.

Khadi is not even just a fabric, it’s a whole movement started by Mahatma Gandhi,
promoting Indian goods, to improve India’s economy and independence.
Gandhi worked for khadi-spinning to strengthen the rural Indian self-employment and self-reliance.
Thus khadi symbolizes political ideas and independence and still today most politicians in India only dress in Khadi,
it is used in a number of suits in the new Star Wars movies and in fashion alike.
We lovingly collaborate on these LW Khadi Kimonos with our friends Harmit & Bess in India,
carrying the proud handmade tradition of eco cotton and political values in between its threads.

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.. along with treasures from the sea,
– & details that make for the kind of deco that, as you probably know by now,
we have a weak spot for; those that can be part of a 
natural home.
For us, the holidays, like Christmas, is no exception, and we wanted to bring
that LW touch to you as well, as an alternative to the traditional.
We also love it when things can be used in many ways and not only for a dizzyingly
fleeting time, and therefore decided to have our artisan friends make these
ideas come together, – in adding string attachment to the LW shell balls,
and golden rings to white feathers,
– that now can hang dreamlike from a christmas tree, a tree in the garden
for that special summer dinner, on a door handle, on a hanger holding that beloved
dress on the wall, – or just bundled together in a glass box,
beautifully awaiting your next idea..

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Oh, there’s a horse and a pig as well.
toki toki – we’ll let you discover those on your own..
And discover all of it, your way,
hoping you’ll enjoy the LW winter collection.

With a whole lot of Love,

the Warriors

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home and styling : sara n bergman
photography : hannah lemholt
© hannah lemholt photography / love warriors

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calendar making season | vol.2

 

 

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Following the already amazing response on the new LW photo art calendar for 2015,
over on instagram & the massive amount of e-mails with wishes to pre order,
we’re here to tip you off to sign up for love letters here on our site
{that way you receive a heads up just before launches on things in high demand, like this.},
– and to show you some more glimpses of the calendar.

Above is the photo meraki,
which represents november and also says it all about this project;
combining the hand & pen of warrior and illustrator Sara N. Bergman
with another fellow warrior, – & photographer – Hannah Lemholt.
We’ve all put our soul, creativity and love into this project
and we are s o happy about the outcome, – & your love for it.

When we read things like ’Please Santa..
&
This years must have christmas gift
our skin tingle {!} and we feel truly happy; imagining this,
our work, being packed up in various rooms, in the glittering light of
various christmas trees and making people feel things.
There’s not many rewards like it in the world..

 

 

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This year the calendar is made up of 12 folded, big fine art sheets,
each front with a greeting for every month, and each spread then with
dates and its belonging photograph, – to either be placed on your
desk or wall as is; with the calendar to make notes on,
or to cut out the photographs and easily make it ‘just’ photo art,
no matter the month or day or even year ..

 

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Stay tuned over on instagram, if you for some reason just don’t like love letters.
{Ours, we swear, – are however only sent out when there’s a special occasion
and we never, ever, stalk people with spam. Just sayin’.} These babies
are looking like they’re gonna get legs and r u s h out the LW showroom.
We can’t say we’re not over the moon about it,
& we just can’t wait either; to see how you hang and use yours..

with Love,

the Warriors

 

 

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 Lemholt N’ Bergman for LW photo art calendar ’15
is hand, – & heartmade by illustrator Sara N’ Bergman and
photographer Hannah Lemholt; brought in a box perfect for christmas,
to you – by LW – in the shop any day now

home / styling : Sara N’ Bergman
all photography : Hannah Lemholt
© Hannah Lemholt Photography / Love Warriors

got questions? get answers : info@lwos.se 

calendar making season

 

 

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As we whispered about over on instagram yesterday,
it’s that time again..
As the end of one year is drawing closer,
the promise of a new one lies in the middle distance.
It feels like we’re all glancing at it, together, 
not really knowing,
however much we think we can plan things.

We can aspire though.
And that pretty much sums up what the
LW fine art calendar 2015 is about.
We wanted to repeat, to you, watchwords like
integrity, strength, personality, kindness,
creativity, empathy, affinity, honesty, hope,
~ & a little bit of mischief 
every new month of the new year.

Warrior & illustrator Sara N’ Bergman has hand painted 
with her magic hand and in chalk & japanese ink
she has adorned the photography of Hannah Lemholt,
with some of their common favorite words by inspiring people
{all to be found credited in the index of the calendar prints}.

As we speak the printing process is in full swing, 
and we’ve had reports of tears of joy from the printing room floor.
Now it’s all about packaging and getting it into the store.
Then it’s all about getting it out to you.
And finally it’s all about finishing it beautifully,
~ & giving our best sendoff to the magic year of 2014,
before welcoming that whole new year.

2015;
full of Love,

the Warriors

 

 

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the moon child letters

 

 

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The LW Moon Child Collection will start off with some of our own
favorites for a cosy, pampering & feel good fall;
the soft and stylishly lazy lace kimonos and the new LW bath series
will land in the shop any day now.

Think products developed with a whole lot of love by
the LW team in collaboration with artisans rich in knowledge;
having worked with herbal remedies for two generations.
Think 100% natural ingredients. Think truly effective.
Think raw and natural materials sought out, – & sourced
since ancient times; for their skin healing qualities.
Think white clay & vanilla bean, organic honey & bali coffee,
volcanic rock & pumice stone.
Think body scrubs, face masks & home fragrances.
Think pure luxury.

 

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And oh, on the LW moon child lace kimonos, – think fast.
With a growing number of wishes to pre order
and the amount of e mails we’ve been receiving for weeks;
these babies are pretty darn sure to run out quick..

Keep an eye on us over on instagram,
~ & if you wanna make sure to get a heads up on the launch
before it actually happens; sign up for the LW love letters
in the tab right there on the left. Cause any day now..

 

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Till then. Think Love.

the Warriors

 

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LW moon child on marble | chocolate scrub | moon bracelet comes with LW moon child lace kimono 
LW moon child on stone | the moon child lace kimono in crescent moon
typewriting on old letter & all photography | Hannah Lemholt

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the 4 first

 

 

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It was a very early February morning on the Island of the Gods,
and neither the sun nor us warriors had quite woken up yet.
We got out of the car, carrying morning coffee, cameras & kimonos,
and were greeted by the guardians of the animals taken care of,
on this magical location we had just arrived at. 

As the bali sun yawned and slowly spread its warm fingers
and stroked the jungle, we all had shivers of delight,
from the unmistakable &  awe-inspiring sound of the lions roaring,
as we walked under palm trees and on a high of happiness,
to meet Adële, the elephant; our model of the day.

 

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Then we all fell in love.

This huge & graceful animal, with the most wise & kind eyes,
had us treading carefully around on bare feet, hearts wide open.
For Adële’s guardian this is a story of the love of a lifetime;
their connection completely tangible in purity.
{In secret we were told by the others that, more often than not,
– he falls asleep and stays beside her during the night.}
It felt so good that he was the one to allow us to paint Adële,
in loving war paint of white dots {the fact it being face paint for
children sealing the deal} and that the entire air of the shoot was built on,
& pervaded by, the fact that Adële’s wellbeing, comfort & consent
was the only thing that really mattered, throughout.

 

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It was a very early February morning on the Island of the Gods,
as we drove off, with souls and cameras full, inner & actual images
spilling over with love & humility, insights & looking forward to
adding a magic Adële, as an i am nõ 4, to a tribe so far consisting of 3,
shot earlier that winter, and already awaiting new members in
Warriors of the World, our new collection, launching.. now !
 

 

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We’re real happy about the love you’ve already shown for this project,
~ & can’t wait to see which warrior whisper the loudest to your heart
and to see the collection grow,
as this, – this is only the beginning..

 

with much Love,

the Warriors

 

 

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the Warriors of the World is a Lemholt N’ Bergman for Love Warriors project
– Sara paints with hand & heart and Hannah shoots & immortalizes –

image n°1 | Sara in LW kimono the dream of a snake
image n°2 | Mahout, loving guardian of Adële
image n°3 | BIG kiss | Sara wearing the LW sun seeker dress 
image n°4 | Warrior mãma & Adële
image n°5 | photo sara and the elephant is part of this fine art mood board portfolio
image n°6 | Adële in black and white i am nõ 4 photo art
image n°7 | from bottom : i am nõ1 and i am nõ3 photo art |
models / warriors : Camilla Ericsson and Ingmari Lamy 
image n°8 | from bottom : i am nõ 4 and i am nõ 2
models / warriors : Adële and Adi Quade
image n°9 | i am nõ 4 photo art in color version

© Hannah Lemholt | Lemholt N’ Bergman | Love Warriors

 

 

warrior insta{nts}

 

 

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We fly to honeypie, to visit the London Design Festival,
~ & spend some quality Warrior time sketching up LW 2015.
We feel inspired to the brim and flow over with
happiness, creativity and love of being united again.  

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 We scent, stroke and reason over product tests,
love how the labels turned out on the upcoming moon child kimonos,
~ & can’t wait for new photo art on paper bags to come next year.

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Next September stop is Scotland and a shoot
for an upcoming new series of Hannah Lemholt Fine Art for LW.
Braids and birds. Falling in love and flying free.
And that’s September in Warrior instants from our instagram.
Welcome October, ~ let’s see what we can do together !

with Love,

the Warriors

 

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all images by honeypie for LW
models : lina lindholm | sara n bergman | hannah lemholt
make up & hair for snaps 5 & 6 | jossi madsen

© hannah lemholt / love warriors

dogma

 

 

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 We would like to say Congratulations to you who managed to get your hands
on the sold out fine art 100% cotton, numbered & signed version
of Hannah Lemholt’s Dogma for Love Warriors.  

 Dogma is now available in the shop printed on tyvek.
Tyvek is a modern material loved by all the stylists, one with a bit of both;
sheen and sturdiness. A material of high density and high-gloss.

As with all LW fine art tyvek prints, the photograph does not need to be framed,
if you don’t want to, that is, ~ as two cardboard strips & two black
metal clips; for hanging casually cool, are included.

The photographs are embossed with a stamp to guarantee authenticity.
Hannah has scanned a 200 year+ french glass silvered plate,
layering it on top of the photograph; rendering the hands and lace
timelessness with some dust and scratches.
This is a part of the beauty of this piece, – & not a flaw. 

We never keep the fine art photography in the shop for too long,
so if you’ve been eying this beauty, you perhaps should get a move on..

with Smiles and Love,

the Warriors

 

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image n°1 | here Dogma is hanging at the beautiful home of Marie Olsson Nylander 
photo & Hunter S. Thompson quote by Hannah Lemholt

got questions? get answers : info@lwos.se

 

 

 

SKULLS, ROSES & KNITS

 

 

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Finding our bones & skulls skull necklace teamed up with raw, ripped denim and a lovely knit
in swedish brand fira’s autumn look book star crossed lovers was warrior Monday bliss.

It also reminded us to tell you lovely stargazers, pirates & gypset girls out there,
that this piece is limited edition and a minimum few is now left in the shop.
Just a little heads – or skulls – up !

 

 

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 Our favorite bone carver, a silent poet of craftsmanship, makes these stunners for us.
Every skull is meticulously hand carved out of horn and are then forever joined by knots & loops of black cotton.
We love how it just takes a white tee – & denim look to the next level,
or how it gives a simple look that just misses that certain je-ne-sais-quoi, – some rock’n’roll.
We also can not help but love how it turn heads whenever we wear it out.

And there it is.
A heads up, skull style,
~ & a stunning new week coming your way !

with Love,

the Warriors

 

 

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image n°1 | from fira autumn’14 star crossed lovers look book |
model : lina lindholm | hair & mua : jossi madsen
image n°1, 2 & 3 featuring LW bones and skulls skull necklace
all photography : hannah lemholt 

© hannah lemholt / love warriors
 

 

autumn animals

 

 

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LW scented candles | The Snake & The Octopus 

 

the Story | the Snake :

Snakes are winding in silver thru vetiver grass, that with the strongest of roots,
growing vertically in the dark beneath, like underground curtains.
Rising up against the light and the potent green, is the scent of sandal wood. 

 

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the Story | the Octopus

The octopus carry no scent or no skeleton but three hearts,
as it moves skillfully & serene in the empire of endless motion that is water.
In concurrence with the attraction of the moon it tell tales of illusion,
sending poetry in ink to disappear, leaving their attacker fogged and bewildered
left only in depth & darkness.
This depth, to us, has to carry the scent leaving us in vertigo;
that of roasted dark coffee & animal-like musk.
All for the three hearts. 

 

 

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 These LW scented candles are hand-crafted & massive,
made of a natural palm wax blend, derived from sustainable palm kernel oil,
– which is a natural alternative to petroleum based wax,
offering a cleaner & much longer burn time.

The candle is then placed in a ceramic jar that illustrator & warrior Sara N Bergman,
has designed for Love Warriors, ~ & that, after it’s burnt out
{you’re gonna need patience here, cause these bad boys burn for a looOoong time.}
are stunning for cotton, q tips or that bath salt refill in the bathroom, 
all kinds of nick-nacks on a work desk, or, – as we use ours;
as coffee cups.. oh, how perfect with a lid when you’re passionate
about what you do and tend to forget the coffee by your side.
not to mention the cool factor of serving guests  like that..
.. we imagine a dinner table set with these beauties as holding the starter, 
on top of the other ceramics*; hiding a fabulous soup,
~ or on the side; concealing a dark, sumptuous hot chocolate fudge cake.
yum!
{yes. it’s friday & we’re getting in the mood for after work goodness}..

 

peace, love and chocolate,

the Warriors

 

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LW scented candles | the Snake | the Octopus
styling : Sara N Bergman
© Hannah Lemholt Photography for Love Warriors
/ Sara N Bergman Illustration

* for you lovelies collecting the LW ceramics series temple flower
these are made the same way for a reason.. 

 

 

 

lovers, spirits & a moon child

 

 

 

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sometimes,
it should be nothing but
a whisper..

a soft getting ready
to say goodbye summer

and a hand raised in the
still warm breeze
saying
see you soon
autumn

and with that.
new inspiration & beauty
just
around
the
corner..

 

 

with love,

the warriors

 

 

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LW lover necklace going fast in the store
LW moon child lace kimonos launching autumn’14
(here crescent moon worn with black horn
moon bracelet that comes as a little treat with
the dark moon kimono in black)

©hannah lemholt photography

 

 

lovers & warriors mantra

 

 

 

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We’re suckers for the duality of things, 
the yin and the yang if you will,
~ & we wanted to 
make some LW pieces
that also represent the actual duality of the 
company name,
the Lover and the Warrior.

The lover lives by the sun & loves by the moon,
so she is adorned by a big crescent moon;
handmade out of bone,
an arrow for direction in where to place that love,
& she has brought a feather from her journey;
to remind her of that white dove of the love letters
it all started with, saying,
in the words of Paul Valéry :  


One should be light like a bird,

and not like a feather

With that she smiles and wears her name,
Lover,
in gold,
proud on her chest. 

 

 
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There’s also the yin & yang in the black & the white.
White stands for peace, cleansing, illumination, purity,
innocence and the highest understanding.
White is affiliated with the planets mercury & the moon.
Employ the color white for :
cleansing, establishing order, illumination & clarity.

White’s mantra is :

‘I am illumined’

 

 
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Black on the other hand, stands for a forceful feature
and represents formality, dignity, force,
convention, stability,
~ & zero-tolerance.  
Black is affiliated with the planets Saturn & Pluto.
Employ the color black for :
promoting stability and protection,
healing misunderstandings.

Black’s mantra is :

‘I am endless’
 
 
 
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The warrior has brought her keepsakes from the battlefield :
a black horn tusk held forever by
silver,
a tiny bird skull trophy to remind her to always trust her instincts,
~ & a feather that 
helps her find her way home.
She’s 
proud to be a warrior,
proclaims it on a silver 
amulet.
 
 
Are you a lover or a warrior ?

Either way, always;

with love,

the Warriors
 
 
 
 
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featuring :
LW lover necklace | warrior necklace
± in image n°1 | LW forward baby, forward ring

text about white & black symbolism from this cool source

 © hannah lemholt photography / love warriors

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memento

 

 

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{The Story of the LW Memento Bracelets}

Some things are just timeless.
The LW bracelets with talismans
(an object which is attributed magical qualities),
is fully charged with the power of beauty
from a heartfelt collaboration
between LW & our artisans of bone and horn;
with the air of the island of the gods
and with the belief we live by; that we must
remember to live, – memento vivere
and remember to fly, – memento fugere,
as there’s no other way of saying it than that
in fact every day is a gift
and we should live as close to that truth
as we possibly can.

We wanted to create something that would
remind ourselves of this,
~ & on our arms now, are these
hand made beauties of bone, horn
and just a hint of gold,
as one should wear ones heart
and what is closest to it,
on ones sleeve.

 

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Here’s wishing you a stunning end
to your 1st week of July..
Remember to Live & Remember to Fly,
you lovely creatures,

 

the Warriors 

 

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featured :
the LW memento vivere & memento fugere bracelets
the LW sun seeker dress painter’s daughter
kimono on sun bed) 
model : sara n bergman
© hannah lemholt photography / love warriors

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yin and yang

 

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White and airy, floating over the bed in Hannah’s studio
is the LW feather festoon, ~ & we can’t wait to see
what you lovelies get up to with yours.
{Let’s just whisper that there are some being used in
 a look book shoot where the theme is gypset summer wedding,
~ now that’s just a stunning scope of use we love and exactly
one of those we dreamed up when Sara designed
this piece of natural & unostentatious beauty.}

 

 

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Black and intense is the ’fan’ of LW feather dusters,
which had to be shot climbing a fear-of-heights-maker-ladder
with their boldly beautiful size 1 meter length.
We think we always have, ~ & always will, love feathers.
Natural beauty, sighs of hope & understated elegance put to use,
you just gotta love that. And there it is again;
the yin and the yang, the black and the white,
the love and the war, if you will.

And us, looking forward to seeing you putting
yours to elegant use, ~ & also;
wishing you all a stunning new week..

with Love,

the Warriors

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featured : LW feather festoon {+ hint of LW pillowcases with cowrie shells} |
LW feather duster in black | LW birds of a feather necklace 
styling : sara n bergman & hannah lemholt
hand drawn feather by sara
© hannah lemholt photography / love warriors /
sara n bergman illustration

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a midsummer love letter

 

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feathers on my breath necklace | bones & skulls necklace | etc

 

 

The warriors are getting geared up for a magic midsummer,
to charge the flower fields in battle for the most beautiful 7 to put under the pillow,
and to make it all full of love & a midsummer night’s dream.
We’re just taking a pause in prepping, to give a treat to you lovelies.
It’s a whispered tip in between feathers & lace;
that being signed up for love letters you get a midsummer gift;
20% off on some selected items from thursday 19th thru thursday 26th..

 

 

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.. the feathers on my breath necklace is in that 20% off – mix.
So are the LW golden treasures boxes,
the boldly big & beautiful feather dusters and last but not least,
this week only; the LW mood board portfolio
a Warrior Remembers, containing 13 fine art prints..

 

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Enjoy !

And dream,
always..

 

the Warriors

 

 

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© hannah lemholt / love warriors

 

 

 

summer 14 is in the house

 

 

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Last years treasure hunt is behind the warriors,
and as we’ve returned from the battlefield,
brought home the treasures bit by bit,
~ & collected them in the store for you lovely pirates,
it is now your time to go hunting..

We’ve packed this LW summer collection’14
full of love, ~ & hope you’ll enjoy it as much as we are.
It’s jam-packed with everything from smaller details,
like the feathery love letter pencils,
that comes in white, black & thundersky
{a stunning bluish grey we adore}..

 

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.. to kick-ass bigger pieces like the LW petrified wood tables or pallets ..

{We literally stopped in our tracks seeing the stunning
works of art that is petrified wood, tucked away in a secret street,
that suddenly turned into heaven.
From a distance at first we thought it was wood,
but hurrying closer, – & then stroking the pieces, sighing with delight,
we realized it was stone. Or to be more exact, – this amazing
material petrified wood (which we think is a funny name too, as it 
sounds as if someone scared it into stone) is a million year (!)
natural fossil process of turning wood into stone.
Left are those breathtakingly beautiful, completely unique,
& über cool pieces of the magic of nature eternalized,
which we couldn’t wait to bring home
as LW tables or pallets and plates or cheese boards.
We often fall crazy in love on our treasure hunts, but some
loves truly are eternal & timeless. These pieces are exactly that.}

 

 

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.. then there’s the whole lot of handpicked, ~ & handmade,
heart chosen, ~ & heart sketched goodies in between;
all to be discovered by you now..

 

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Many of you are  anxious to get a hold of prints etc
from the Warriors of the World series,
starting with the four first warriors, – & they will be
launching indian summer’14; around August.
And again, we promise to keep you updated here & on instagram.
Also it may be wise to sign up for Love Letters here on the site,
to get first hand heads up about new releases.

 

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Now.. as the warriors are back from the battlefield,
it is now your turn to go treasure hunting..

Happy Shopping
and fight with Love,

the Warriors

 

 

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styling : sara n bergman
photography : hannah lemholt

got questions ? get answers : info@lwos.se
© hannah lemholt photography | love warriors