Elegant Life

“… autumnal minutes greet me,   with a rustle, almost silent.”   Osip Mandelstam, from Silentium: Poetry of Osip Mandelstam   Serge Ivanoff   Downton Abbey    Guo Pei | Fall/Winter 2018 Couture Robert Polidori- Versailles Valentino Michael Moons Bookshop Two notebooks used by Kelsick Wood a provincial Ship builder from Maryport from c1835 onwards […]

Beautiful BLUE: Home and Art

One Kings Lane Elsa Flat Weave Rug One Kings Lane Great Blue Bunk Beds House Beautiful Nimes Dinner Plate anthropologie Kitchen Cabinet Blue! House Beautiful Charming Vintage Settee Ferdinand Hodler (Swiss, 1853-1918), Landschaft in den Schweizer Alpen [Landscape of the Swiss Alps]. Oil on canvas, 52.5 x 72.5 cm. Rich Royal Blue Tufted Bed House […]

Ballet Beautiful

Olga Smirnova in ‘Ballade’ at the Kremlin Gala 2015 Photo © Octavia Kolt. *   “Ballet is important and significant – yes.    But first of all it is a pleasure.”   – George Balanchine *     VAGANOVA BALLET ACADEMY DUET EXAM. APRIL 2016   Olga Smirnova and Semyon Chudin in ‘Ballade’ at the Kremlin Gala […]

She’s Got Style

Chic and stylish looks on and off the street…. Milan Fashion Week s/s 2019 Jenny Packham  Spring 2019 Collection Milan Fashion Week s/s 2019 via:zsazsabellagio Pringle of Scotland Spring 2019 Collection Milan Fashion Week s/s 2019 via:zsazsabellagio via:zsazsabellagio via:zsazsabellagio madewell via:zsazsabellagio Pringle of Scotland Spring 2019 Collection via:zsazsabellagio Milan Fashion Week s/s 2019 Jenny Packham  […]

COOL FACTOR

“Where the light is brightest, the shadows are deepest.”   —  Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Chris Hemsworth Sebastian Stan at Hugo Boss Mona Lisa banksy inspired KHAITE SPRING 2019 COLLECTION By @fongminliao on Instagram “…disbelief in magic can force a poor soul into believing in government and business….”   — Tom Robbins, Even Cowgirls Get […]

sweet things

  “Connecting our hearts through love yields a nectar so sweet we are forever full.”      ― Amy Leigh Mercer     Comme des Garçons Sainte Maria Illustration Gold Velvet Duster Cardigan for toddlers byETSY SHOP:  MIFILLE Monarch Bardot Faux-Pearl Velvet Wrap Choker Philosophy di Lorenzo Serafini Resort 2019 Learn French with Taittinger! Illustration for Taittinger Champagne USA […]