House Beautiful: Southern Elegance

Inside an Estate with Gorgeous Southern Grace As a fine-jewelry designer, Elizabeth Locke works on an exquisite but small scale. When faced with the prospect of redoing a vast Virginia estate, however, she didn’t miss a beat. The 100-acre farm and its Federal-style home, Clay Hill, was falling into ruin when Elizabeth first saw it […]

elegant life

“She was incomprehensible, for, in her, soul and spirit were one – the beauty of her body was the essence of her soul.    She was that unity sought for by philosophers through many centuries.    In this outdoor waiting room of winds and stars she had been sitting for a hundred years, at peace […]

Ballet Beautiful

Maria Shirinkina rehearsing Giselle.  2019 Vaganova Ballet Academy graduation performance.  Mariinsky Theatre.  Photo by Andrew Lush. via:fortheloveofvaganova Svetlana Zakharova in Distant Cries © Jack Devant Akane Takada in Don Quixote  Royal Ballet 2019  2019 Vaganova Ballet Academy graduation performance.  Mariinsky Theatre.  Photo by Andrew Lush. Marianela Nuñez as Giselle in Giselle  Royal Ballet, 2018 via:fortheloveofvaganova […]

cool stuff

via:zsazsabellagio   “Waking up this morning, I smile.    Twenty-four brand new hours are before me.    I vow to live fully in each moment and to look at all beings with eyes of compassion.””   — Thich Nhat Hanh     via:zsazsabellagio via:zsazsabellagio VERA WANG FALL 2020 COLLECTION Auguste Rodin VERA WANG FALL 2020 […]

It’s SHOOOOOE Glamorous

Pure “SHOE GLAMOUR” from the runways… never enough shoes! Valentino Haute Couture 2019 Collection Fenty Puma By Rihanna Spring/Summer 2018 Collection Alberta Ferretti FW 2018 Collection Givenchy Fall 2019 Haute Couture Collection Tom Ford Spring 2019 Collection   Dolce and Gabbana Fall 2019 Collection Christian Dior Fall 2019 Haute Couture Collection Giambattista Valli Couture Fall/Winter […]