Posts tagged "lovely"
Lovely Fall Travels - New England Escape

Lovely Fall Travels – New England Escape

I was lucky enough to spend a lovely weekend in New England a few weeks ago and managed to take a few photos along the way (which, for me, is no small feat  — I almost never think to take pictures when I’m out and about.  It seems I’ve only been making baby steps towards... (read more)
Sweet and Lovely Hair Bow

Sweet and Lovely Hair Bow

Hair bows have been all over the internet recently.  (Remember, this photo?) Well, ASOS has come up with a clever way to get the look by just clipping in a pre-made hair bow (because sometimes you just don’t feel like doing it yourself.) It’s a quirky look, for sure, but something about it is just... (read more)
Yellow Happiness

Yellow Happiness

Remember that glam yellow dress from Adele’s Vogue photoshoot?  I happened to come across it today — it’s an Oscar de la Renta for the low, low price of $5,000.  Really, it’s one of my all-time favs. But, since I won’t be buying that dress anytime soon, here are a few other ideas to put some... (read more)
Tuesday's Top...Etsy Shops

Tuesday’s Top…Etsy Shops

There are so many great things to discover on Etsy, but sometimes it can be tough to sort through the less awesome stuff to really find the gems.  Here are a handful of my favorite shops, to help you narrow your search and see what goodies you can find. (And tell me, what are YOUR favorite... (read more)
How to: Winged Eyeliner

How to: Winged Eyeliner

Feeling inspired by Adele’s beautiful photos?  Want to look instantly more glamorous and add some major drama to your outfit?  Learn how to “wing” your eyeliner! Here’s a great video tutorial giving you an easy to follow step-by-step: [source] If you’re looking for something a bit more smokey and dramatic, one of these might be... (read more)
Favorite #12: The Fabulous Adele

Favorite #12: The Fabulous Adele

Isn’t Adele fabulous?  I love her music, love her style, love her attitude.  And she’s having quite a week.  First she cleaned up at the Grammys and now photos from her Vogue photo shoot have been released, and they are so beautiful! Loving this yellow Oscar de la Renta dress under the black lace top.  Such... (read more)
Water, Water Everywhere

Water, Water Everywhere

Watercolor patterns are popping up everywhere these days.  So pretty, don’t you think? Pretty Watercolor Petals Dinner Plates, Anthropologie Watercolor iPhone Case, Society 6 Paint an Impression Watercolor Dress, Modcloth Lovely watercolor ribbon (with a step-by-step for making it yourself), Ruffled Blog   Sweet watercolor mirror, Apartment Therapy Floral Watercolor Dress , Ruche Watercolor Map Print,... (read more)
Tuesday's Top...Wallpaper Patterns

Tuesday’s Top…Wallpaper Patterns

I love wallpaper! It’s been making a resurgence the past few years with modern patterns, brighter colors, and easier methods for putting it on and taking it off. Some people think it looks old fashioned, but if you use wallpaper sparingly and paired with more modern furnishings, it will look very current and beautiful, without... (read more)
Sweet and Lovely Shopping

Sweet and Lovely Shopping

Have you guys heard of eShakti?  If you can look past the strange name, you’ll find a great online shop full of cute, unique pieces.  Lots of fun prints, bold colors and vintage-inspired looks. Plus, they’ll customize anything to suit your needs.  Want longer sleeves?  Higher neckline?  Shorter hem?  Want it to fit your measurements exactly?... (read more)
Lovely Color Inspiration

Lovely Color Inspiration

These photographs by New York artist Eric Cahan are my current obsession!  So simple.  So sweet and lovely. They don’t even look like photos (the last photo here shows a hint of clouds, which tips you off to what you’re really seeing.) Mostly, these remind me of a modern take on Mark Rothko’s color field... (read more)
Black Doors: 5 Tips for Getting it Right

Black Doors: 5 Tips for Getting it Right

Oh, Monday.  I wasn’t ready for the weekend to be over.  But since it is and it’s time to get back down to business, I wanted to share one of my favorite design ideas to start the week off right! Feel like making a dramatic change to your space without alot of money?  Paint the... (read more)
Friday's Sweet and Lovely Finds

Friday’s Sweet and Lovely Finds

Such soft and buttery leather. (photo source.) Trend alert: Button-back sweaters. Cute.  And check out Rachel Zoe’s picks for 2012 style trends. Lovely oil painting clutch (nearly 50% off!) The prettiest earrings of the week.   Chevron rugs, so hot right now. (Zoolander reference, anyone?) I always love finding great new design-y blogs — here’s a great... (read more)
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