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Monday Musings: The Way They Were….

In honor of last night’s Golden Globe glamour, today’s musings capture snapshots of hollywood nostalgia to inspire your style this week! Pin It Louise. Pin It Rita.   Pin It Katharine. Pin It Lilian. Pin It Shirley. Pin It Natalie. Pin It Grace … Continue reading

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Monday Musings: Curiosities & Lovely Thoughts Edition

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Monday Musings: b&w edition

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Beyond the Sea

Whether your vacationing in Deauville, galavanting in St. Tropez or catching some rays in the Hamptons, the beach is always been a source of chic summer inspiration no matter what generation. In homage to this seasoned glamour, Vogue Spain just recently posted … Continue reading

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Embroidery Embellishment

Pin It Jose Romussi is a Chilean artist who creates these gorgeous mixed media collages using vintage fashion magazine and dance photographs and thread. His sense of color, line and proportion is truly dazzling! Pin It Pin It Pin It … Continue reading

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Hobnobbing with the Big-WIGS : {Paper-Cut Project}

Pin It Am perpetually astounded by the phenomenal patience of artists working in paper! In previous blog entires, we introduced the brilliant elbow grease of Confetti System, Su Blackwell’ s delicate cut-outs and not to forget Anna-Wili Highfield’s extraordinary paper menagerie. All such work undeniably pushing … Continue reading

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What is Contemporary?

Contemplation is an essential tool in any artist’s creative process. Rather than embrace this subject from a hyper-modern point of view, illustrator Danny Roberts searches his mind for those things that are timeless; the things that are as contemporary today … Continue reading

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“I see, I collect – therefore I am.”

Pin It Sir Cecil Walter Hardy Beaton, CBE (14 January 1904 – 18 January 1980) was an English fashion and portrait photographer, diarist, interior designer and an Academy Award-winning stage and costume designer for films and the theatre. He was … Continue reading

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And May I Present to You….

“The pastel shades of velvet are almost irresistible in palest turquoise, lilac and candy pink, but resisted they are, for they would prove too costly for the young wearer and too enlargening for the mature. Some exquisite silks and satins … Continue reading

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The Poetic Toil of Madame Grès

Pin It “I wanted to be a sculptor — for me it is just the same to work with fabric or stone,” claimed the designer, Madame Grès, whose intricate dresses hang in chiseled pleats and folds among mighty statues at the … Continue reading

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