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Your Own Queen

Odilon Redon “Béatrice”, 1897    “Think like a queen. A queen is not afraid to fail. Failure is another steppingstone to greatness.”   – Oprah Winfrey   Queen Elizabeth still wears this beauty frequently today. It came from Princess Victoria Mary of Teck (later Queen Mary), who received The Girls of Great Britain Tiara as a […]

Ballerina Bridal Beautiful

I’m excited to share with you today a beautiful and elegant wedding gown collection that was inspired by the “Ballet Beautiful” posts on this blog – how wonderful! Sydney, Australia based designer “LISA GOWING” has spent her career at the forefront of bridal fashion. LisaGowing.com Her collection of exquisite high fashion designs in layered silks and exclusive French […]

Pretty Stuff

Harper’s Bazaar Poland Jan-Feb 2015 Model: Josephine Skirver Wishing you a wonderful day and sharing a whole lot of pretty. Lovely window display Lukasz Wierzbowski. neon.tambourine, flickr via:parkandcube.com via:hannah via:parkandcube.com Harper’s Bazaar Poland Jan-Feb 2015 Model: Josephine Skirver via:designsponge Design Sponge, Grace Bonney Oscar Wilde  

On the light side.

Abbey Lee Kershaw by Maurizio Bavutti for Flaunt 2015 love       “We must bring our own light to the darkness.”  – Charles Bukowski       Hyacinth Shu Pei by Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin for Vogue China 2011     “A great ring of pure & endless light Dazzles the darkness in my heart And […]

Cool Factor

“The main thing is to be moved, to love, to hope, to tremble, to live.”  Auguste Rodin (1840 – 1917, French) L’officiel Singapore March 2015   There are two sides to every story.   via:phiix Bon Spring / Summer 2015   Numéro #161 March 2015 Photographed by Zac Handley for Friend The Magazine Anine Bing jacket […]

For those who love.

“Heart of Gold” painting by ZsaZsa Bellagio details here: artpassionzsazsabellagio.blogspot.com eternal A white man carries a black girl on his shoulders during a march with Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Alabama, ca. 1965.   via:dianelikesart    

Whimsy and Delight

Jennifer Aniston for The Hollywood Reporter, January 2015 via: gracefullybeingme   via:fashionablyaspen NASA scientists pose with calculations in 1961. LIFE   VFiles Fall Winter 2015-16 NYFW A Young Lady of Fashion | Paolo Uccello | Early 1460’s   via:tinamotta   via: iam-valentina Guess What?by Ted   Jennifer Aniston for The Hollywood Reporter, January 2015     pablo […]