je ne sais quoi

Je ne sais quoi

“A child has no trouble believing the unbelievable, nor does the genius or the madman.    It’s only you and I, with our big brains and our tiny hearts, who doubt and overthink and hesitate.”   —  Steven Pressfield London Rebecca Skye Watson Leave something to the imagination. Andrea Kiss London Rebecca Skye Watson A […]

Ooooh, That French Country Charm

There is simply nothing like that French Country charm… it’s dreamy, other-worldly, simply wonderful. Le Mas de Peint A 17th-Century Farmhouse in the Camargue, France photography: Ann Street Studio, NYC “It’s the time that you’ve wasted for your rose that makes your rose so important.”    – Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, French writer and aviator (1900-1944) bonjourfrenchwords […]

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“I told myself if I had nothing the world couldn’t touch me.” — Louise Glück, from “Mutable Earth” instagram: dreamweddings “I won’t glorify or romanticize heartbreak, for me it was a kind of death and I was forced to keep living.” — Warsan Shire Metropolitan Opera House 1937 Josef Hofmann Photography Damian Saca by Guillaume Malheiro […]

je ne sais quoi

“Of all men’s miseries the bitterest is this: to know so much and to have control over nothing.”     – Herodotus ,The Histories   Molly Bair | Valentino HC S/S 2016 ph. Sarah Moon   “The rare individuals who unselfishly try to serve others have an enormous advantage-they have little competition.“   – Andrew […]

French Mansion in Lyon

French Mansion in Lyon   via: Elle Decor Photography: Felix Forest / Living Inside A classic 19th-century apartment in Lyon, France, has been thoroughly renovated, where old details have been preserved and restored by savvy hands. The woman who lives here has wanted to preserve the historical features of the property, but at the same […]

je ne sais quoi

Just that certain “Je ne sais quoi”. tyler hays | buryyourdeaddownwind.com hammersmith poem robert montgomery the uffizi gallery (a ceiling) via cabana magazine simone rocha ss17 in vogue china franque  melbourne frederico curradi handpainted work jacket the skirt chronicles, vol.1 | saint sulpice teresa hubbard/alexander birchler | flora 2017, installation view tanya bonakdar gallery, new […]

Je ne sais quoi

Emily Dickinson’s signature          “Don’t fall in love with your sadness. let it be something you kick out in the morning.”       — Emery Allen       Alice Waese ss17 rachel rodriguez  tissé by rachel rodriguez the call of the void       Mother of Pearl  ss2017       […]

Je ne sais quoi

“Scattered through the ordinary world there are books and artifacts and perhaps people who are like doorways into impossible realms, of impossible and contradictory truth.” – Jorge Luis Borges. via:browndress le d’Aix – France via:yourlovelifeworld via:margadirube From the Beauty in Vogue Dance Workshop photographed by Greg Lotus mixmind \ Lithographies Originales (1896). Georges de Feure […]