Under the Rug, Behind the Curtain

We walk by disregarding familiar objects, forgetting memories they once held. Its only when we touch their textures that we reminisce the small glimpse of happiness they once offered us.   

Memories are like mercury. Every time you sort of try to get near them, they slip out of your hand like a bar of soap.
— Daphne Guinness
 A bed sheet

A bed sheet

 Details from a bar of soap 

Details from a bar of soap 

Early to bed and early to rise makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise.
— Benjamin Franklin
 Velvet lining of a vintage record player

Velvet lining of a vintage record player

 Beach hair waves

Beach hair waves

 Sea water

Sea water

 Sunset details 

Sunset details 

Shall I compare thee to a summer’s day?
Thou art more lovely and more temperate.
— William Shakespeare
 Tye-dye towel detail 

Tye-dye towel detail 

 Tye-dye towel detail 

Tye-dye towel detail 

 Stones 

Stones 

A scientific man ought to have no wishes, no affections, - a mere heart of stone.
— Charles Darwin
 Carpet  details 

Carpet  details 

 Crystals 

Crystals 

 Curtain detail

Curtain detail

The details are not the details. They make the design
— Charles Eames
 carpet deatils

carpet deatils

 curtain detail

curtain detail

"... playing hide and seek in the house, hiding from my mother under the dinning table, laying down on the coloured rug, hoping it will camouflage me a little, while looking at my sisters little feet trying to tiptoe behind the curtain."