All of our backgrounds used the month of December for our “Home” theme.
Bob Dylan and Suze Rotolo
By reader Michelle Fleming
A woman named Suzanne, who I was creeping on to find more pictures like Sue Miller’s from yesterday.
Where the Wild Things Are
Kirsten Dunst in Marie Antoinette
Scarlett Johansson in Lost in Translation
Joni Mitchell ice skating by Joel Bernstein
Joni skating again by Joel Bernstein
Bob and Suze again
By Rookie contributor Autumn de Wilde
The creepy town in Edward Scissorhands
Skating in A Charlie Brown Christmas
Margot of The Royal Tenenbaums
Gerhard Richter’s “Two Candles”
By reader Ana Jacobsen
Gerhard Richter’s “Tulpen”
From Woody Allen’s Manhattan
The inspiration moodboard I made when we started working on this month and theme in November. See you Monday in 2012!
I’ll miss this
yay! candle! I loved it when that was the background. it’s a gorgeous painting and also every time I looked at it the beginning of teen age riot would start playing in my head. haha.
I love Michelle Fleming’s photographs!
I loved this month’s backgrounds! Can’t wait for the January issue.
February’s theme really should just be “margot tenenbaum” since she pops up so much on rookie (not that i’m complaining, i love her)!
sooooo many of my favourite pictures ever in the moodboard there… the top left from fudge magazine, wild thing abbey, autumn’s perfect-couch-matching-yellow-dress, maurice sendak, tim walker’s mattress stack… the best…
The edward scissorhands one is wonderfully strange. The film is definitely in my top 5 of all time. PLEASE OH PLEASE do an article on the film; on its creepiness, fashion and the philosophical aspects…..
Hey hey hey is one of the candles from ‘two candles’ the candle of daydream nation cover art fame? Also, candle.
I Just Love the Charlie Brown one.
and also those pictures of Bob Dylan.
Not trying to be morose or anything but I think february’s theme should be regrets….
I’m going to miss “home” so much! It was a really good theme choice! :)
one of my favourite part about this website are the themed backgrounds each day. i absolutely love them.
That creepy town from Edward Scissorhands is MY town. It’s a subdivision called Carpenter’s Run in Land O’ Lakes, FL. I live about five minutes from there. The houses aren’t actually pastel colored.
Thank you :)
I would have done Bob Dylan in a heart beat…just saying.
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