Monthly Archives: April 2012

BFF

Fashion details- White sleeveless dress (left) and black floral printed skirt with dot blouse & patent leather belt (right) at Jigsaw, 2012.

Carolina On My Mind- Posted

The owners of these two North Carolina properties were more than willing to overlook their posted signs and let me take plenty of photographs. To them I send a belated Thank You.

(Photos- Martha B.)

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Carolina On My Mind- Chapel Hill, Back Roads, An Old Camera, Cotton Field

Bridal Inspiration From Italian Vogue

I love foreign magazines especially when I come across a fashion layout that’s fresh and inspiring. Here are some pages of couture gowns I pulled out of a recent issue of Italian Vogue. Assolutamente splendida!

Printed organza strapless gown- Giambattista Valli.

Chiffon blouse/pleated skirt with layers of crinoline- Christian Dior.

Tulle dress with embroidered floral design- Valentino.

Chantilly lace dress with spirals of organza- Valentino.

Lace dress with matching bolero- Elie Saab

Lace dress with long sleeves & belt- Giambattista Valli.

(Photos- Ellen von Unwerth for Italian Vogue, 2012)

The Short Wedding Dress Club- April/May 2012

Fashion details- Silk dress with front button closure from To Be Adored.

Note- This dress can also be found here and here.

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The Short Wedding Dress Club- You can view all the previous SWDC cards here.

Weddings

Wedding Floral Head Wreath

Sweet head wreath for a spring or summer wedding. Available at Free People.

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Greek Myth #2: Selene

A Calendar Of Brides #3: Spring

A Page From…

...Queen Victoria’s Journal, 1840.

In this entry, Queen Victoria wrote about her upcoming nuptials to Prince Albert. She even did a quick sketch of her wedding head wreath & veil (left).

(Photo- Royal Archives)

College Bound

Fashion details- Celine double breasted jacket, Maison Martin Margiela white T-shirt and A.P.C. leather skirt & shoulder bag.

(Photo- Alasdair Mclellan for i-D Magazine, 2012)

Batter’s Up

Fashion details- Men’s striped shorts by Ralph Lauren Denim & Supply, vintage sweater and Vans.

(Photo- Lucie Hugary for Dossier, 2012)

~candid spaces~

A series of photographs showing home exteriors, interiors and gardens as I found them. No effort was made in styling.

Note- I know this isn’t a home interior but I like the rustic decor of this camp’s dining hall too much not to include it.

(Photo- Martha B.)

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~candid spaces~

mARTha’s photography #24

Photo Diary: Portrait

(Photo- Martha B.)

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Photo Diary: Portraits (Hillary, Curtis, Hope, Dana)

Classic Portraits