About Sewon


Hello there! My name is Sewon, and I am a story collector from the San Francisco Bay Area. Maps + Fragments houses photo memories of my journeys to places near and far and a growing book of inspirations.

If you have any questions, please take a look at my FAQ.
For any other inquiries or to say hello, you can send me an e-mail at collectingmaps@gmail.com.

I’m also here:
Facebook: Maps and Fragments
Twitter: collectingmaps
Instagram: collectingmaps
Pinterest: collectingmaps

P.S. Thank you for the encouragement: Kelly Zarb Style (Aug. 2013), Vociferous Magazine (Jan. 2013), My Life As A Magazine (Jul. 2012), Bonjour Juliette (Feb. 2012), Jenny’s Blog (Feb. 2012), Kelly Zarb Style (Jan. 2012), Crafty Love (Jan. 2012), Feedgeeks (Jan. 2012), Le Petit Bruit (Nov. 2011), My Life As A Magazine (Nov. 2011), There Is No There (Nov. 2011), Walk On The Wild Side (Sept. 2011), Melon Soda (Sept. 2011), Bonjour Johanna (Aug. 2011).


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    Pink Ronnie
    June 9, 2011 at 6:31 am

    HI Sewon,
    Just discovered your blog – looks lovely, especially love your colour palette.
    Can’t wait to explore more…

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    July 20, 2011 at 5:46 pm

    I absolutely adore your blog. You take such pretty pictures. <3

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    October 19, 2011 at 3:28 pm

    Hi Sewon! I discovered your blog through Elle Victoire’s blog which I’m a loyal reader of. Love your stories and pictures, and your life seems very interesting, travelling to different countries! looking forward for more posts :)

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    julia aka garconniere
    November 21, 2011 at 9:35 pm

    just saying hi! our internet paths have crossed many a time, but get tangled sometimes. i don’t know why but i hadn’t checked in in a while and was so happy to find beautiful photographs of your latest adventures. following you on twitter now!

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    Veronica Fish
    January 5, 2012 at 12:46 am

    Love your blog! Your photography is stellar!

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    April 2, 2012 at 7:53 am

    hi. I just found your blog and I love it. I love to see all the pics in your blog and your blog has a lot of food and tons of inspiring things. I’m going to read more about your blog. I just glad that I found your blog. following you on twitter and bloglovin .
    have a great day!

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    January 21, 2013 at 8:16 pm

    If you wrote an article about life we’d all reach enlightenment.

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    April 5, 2013 at 8:08 pm

    Hola Sewon, avabo de encontrar tu blog y me encantan tis fotos!
    Lei que sabes español asi que decidi escribir en este ifioma, (mi idioma materno), ya que mi ingles no es muy bueno y los traductores no son muy exactos.

    Tus fotos son una gran inspiracion! Pasare por aqui muy seguido!

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