Momento Mori - by Mandy Aftel for Aftelier
I'm obsessed with The Day of the Dead because it celebrates life rather than focusing on loss. Similarly, momento mori jewelry and art are meant to remind the wearers/viewers of their mortality while often also using relics (hair is a common one) of departed loved ones as a way to remember their lives fondly. Honestly, I'm always drawn to ornate and beautiful momento mori jewelry when I see it in antique stores, but am also repelled. This perfume captures the beauty and earthiness of these…
“Memento mori, si vis vitam, para mortem” tattoo on
Tattoo Artist: Tattooist River · Graffittoo · Min Kang. Tags: categories, Lettering, Fonts, Typewriter font, Quotes, Latin Quotes, “Memento mori, si vis vitam, para mortem”, Languages, Latin. Body parts: Forearm > Inner Forearm.