Oksana Skorik and Evgeny Ivanchenko in Swan Lake       Making of the Ralph & Russo Haute Couture Fall/Winter 2015 collection.           via:skaodi     via:helplng     Irina Kravchenko by Inez&Vinoodh for Valentino F/W 2013     via:pirouetteforlife       “Art is not what […]

Art and Home: Lovely Lovely

Lovely, lovely home and art inspiration today, enjoy.   Fortuny Interiors by Brian D. Coleman with photography by Erik Kvalsvik     AUGUSTO GIACOMETTI (Stampa 1877-1947 Zürich) Pfingstrosen. 1926     Fortuny Interiors by Brian D. Coleman with photography by Erik Kvalsvik     via:lacooletchi     Verbascum and Lilies Emil Nolde – 1939       via::teresamoolman   […]


“These are the days that must happen to you.”   – Walt Whitman, Song of the Open Road Richard Avedon photographs Carmen Dell’Orefice Calligraphy by Freckles & Ink Chanel at Couture Fall 2015 Perhaps… Zagreb “Beauty will save the world”   – Fyodor Dostoyevsky Dolce & Gabbana Alta Moda Fall/Winter 2015 Chocolate Whiskey Cake with Salted Caramel […]

Practice makes perfect.

    The theme of the day is ‘extend beyond’! (Misa Kuranaga and Jeffrey Cirio in rehearsal for Balanchine’s “Theme and Variations” at Boston Ballet. Photo by Liza Voll.) Liza Voll Photography     via:pirouetteforlife     Semyon Chudin rehearsing ‘Don Quixote’ at the Stanislavsky Theatre.     Anna Osadcenko     Olga rehearsing Nikiya,  La Bayadere, […]

Ballet Beautiful: Giselle

GISELLE Compañía Nacional de Danza México   © Carlos Quezada Palace of Fine Arts 20, 21, 23 and June 25, 2015. Choreography Jean Coralli and Jules Perrot. Photography Carlos Quezada. Giselle – Prima Ballerina Mayuko Nihei Albrecht – First Dancer Argenis Montalvo Myrtha – Soloist Alicia Hauffray    


  “The first section of Darkness is the densest, Dear — After that, Light trembles in —”   Emily Dickinson, from a letter to Susan Gilbert Dickinson, November 1883     Castles, Crowns & Cottages   via:rachelzoe   via:throughpastelrosetintedglasse     Of Mice and Men   Alessandro de Benedetti spring/summer 2008, Milan Fashion Week     […]


Ballerina Yevgenia Obraztsova in “Romeo and Juliet” – First solist at Mariinsky Ballet   faith     Ekaterina Krysanova and Vladislav Lantratov in rehearsal to The Taming of the Shrew Photo by Elena Fetisova       “Once you have tasted flight, you will forever walk the earth with your eyes turned skyward, for there […]