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Je ne sais quoi

by Natalia Drepina – “In the cradle of the waves” “…because when I leave you, I don’t leave you…”   — Simone de Beauvoir, from a letter to Jean-Paul Sartre c. January 1947 featured in Letters to Sartre.   Léonore Baulac and Allister Madin   The Fountain of Love by Jean Honoré Fragonard, c. 1785 (details) via:zsazsabellagio J.R.R. Tolkien […]

Elegant Life

“I suppose all great happiness is a little sad. Beauty means the scent of roses and then the death of roses–”   — F. Scott Fitzgerald, This Side of Paradise     via:zsazsabellagio via:zsazsabellagio Chanel Spring 2018 Couture “A talent is formed in stillness, a character in the world’s torrent.”   — Johann Wolfgang von […]

summer escape

  “…do you sometimes long to escape?”   — Charles Baudelaire, The Flowers of Evil   Leila via:surfing-gir via: tueur-de-temps via:margotton-b “I want to go travel, to breathe in the sun and the air and the thousands of new scents a new environment offers.    I want to go places where I can feel the history […]

House Beautiful: Modern Elegance

A beautiful home to share today from Hildebrand Interiors. This stunning residence is located in Charleston, South Carolina. Hildebrand Interiors designed this Modern Georgian home to compliment it’s architectural history, and give it a fresh and fabulous look for today. Designer Lisa Hildebrand’s creative force is driven by “Logic & Style”.  “The drive to create a beautiful […]

courage

via:the-best Courage via:the-best Lillian Bassman… via:zsazsabellagio via:the-best-part-of via:chopped via:the-best DARIA & ELENA   PHOTOGRAPHY BY ZHONGLIN     Material Girl Magazine   Aeschylus, Oresteia     Quickly, with rapid steps, too credulous, The limit which a woman sets to trust Advances evermore; And with swift doom of death A rumour spread by woman perishes. “The Mode Puts […]

Wedding Wonderful

Dreamy wedding inspiration to share today from Style Me Pretty, swoon! The Gibbes Museum, Table Elegance Style Me Pretty Beaulieu Garden, White Iced Sculptured Wedding Cake Style Me Pretty Chiswick House and Gardens, So Romantic! Style Me Pretty Custom invitation suite created by @emilymaynestudio, who hand-paints all of her artwork.  From envelope liners to set the […]

cool factor

  “There are some who can live without wild things, and some who can not.”   — Aldo Leopold, Sand County Almanac     Claire Plekhoff /based in Paris – PERSONAL thesurfslab.com via:zsazsabellagio Flood in Florence, Italy, 1966. Uma Wang  Michael Kenna, his work makes you look twice -repinned by Southern California photographer  LinneaLenkus.com Delpozo […]