The Elegance Guide: Part II

 Vogue Paris April 2019 “The Elegance Guide” PART II COVER Model: Raquel Zimmermann, Andreea Diaconu, Edita Vilkeviciute, Erika Linder, Adut Akech, Anja Rubik, Saffron Vader Photographer: Inez Van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matador Fashion Editor: Emmanuelle Alt Make Up: Fulvia Farolfi Visit:  ArtPassionZsaZsaBellagio

The Elegant Home

 Balthasar van der Ast (1593 – 1657) Still life of flowers 19th Wide Brass Four Poster Bed With Bird Castings, Ornamental Motifs and Crown Tasteful Atlanta Living Room This Atlanta townhouse features an antique French settee wrapped in a Great Plains fabric. The antique Swedish armchair is in a Dedar fabric, the bench is designed […]

Elegant Life

“I do believe in an everyday sort of magic – the inexplicable connectedness we sometimes experience with places, people, works of art and the like; the eerie appropriateness of moments of synchronicity; the whispered voice, the hidden presence, when we think we’re alone.”   — Charles de Lint     John Singer Sargent Comtesse Consuelo […]

Elegant Life

* “My soul has grown deep like the rivers.”   — Langston Hughes   * Museo dell’Ara Pacis, Roma. * Paolo Sebastian | Autumn/Winter 2016 * Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance: the car show of car shows Photography: Ann Street Studio, New York * Giambattista Valli S/S 2019 Couture Phantom Thread (2017) Dir. Paul Thomas Anderson * […]

The Elegant Life

  “That is beautiful which is produced by the inner need, which springs from the soul.”   — Wassily Kandinsky Vasily Vasilyevich Kandinsky) (16 December [O.S. 4 December] 1866 – 13 December 1944     Langley Castle, 14th century, Northumberland (North UK).   By natureandculture1 Alessandra Rinaldo    This fairytale princess ball gown is covered with French […]


Poppies *She is so soft, so wing, so gone, so love. — César Vallejo  Selected Writings   Footsteps tr. by Clayton Eshleman * Breakfast at Tiffany’s * Romantic Soft Colours & Gilded Boiserie in Paris Instagram page of Cara Fitch @trillefloral * The Disguiser via:inkxlenses * Princess Yue   Saiid Kobeisy Fall/Winter 2018 * Richard Peake the Elder […]

Elegant Life

“The moment was all; the moment was enough.”   — Virginia Woolf, The Waves         Model wearing a hat by Rose Valois and jewels Boucheron.    Photo by Georges Saad, 1962.   Gioia Guistino   ZsaZsa Bellagio Lambert Floral Studio “We shall not cease from exploration,     And the end of all […]

Elegant Life

via:zsazsabellagio “Whenever you are creating beauty around you, you are restoring your own soul.”   — Alice Walker     greylikesweddings 1884 Roses et Rosiers Prints by E. Donned   Source:bowtieblaines  Manuscript of Chopin’s Polonaise in F Minor, Op. 71, No. 3, ca. 1828-29.   Nicole Atieno by Richard Phibbs for Harper’s UK December 2018   […]