{eternity in each moment}

. . . the now softly fading rays of sunlight breaking through the overcast mornings of early november skies with melancholy evoke quiet daydreams of the always inviting combination of grey & yellow, flax & slate, silver & gold . . .

{p.s.}thursday already! hope you're having a beautiful week

{images: 1 - photography by thibault jeanson, martha stewart living september 2005; 2 - flores del sol via decor8; 3 & 8 - lucyina moodie via desire to inspire; 4 - scan from elle decoration uk; 5 - photography by mikael olsson; 6 - via remodelista; 7 - lara stone via a glamorous little side project; 9 - photography by isis on flickr via julia; 10 - tori golub interiors via desire to inspire; 10 - studiopatró; 11 - martha stewart living}

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Blogger Mary Jo from TrustYourStyle said...

Beautiful! I love the muted colors, especially the mirrored pieces contrasted with gold.

November 05, 2009  
Blogger Chloe said...

How funny is it that I was trying to match a medium charcoal gray cardigan to a deep mustardy-yellow top today? I love this. :D

November 05, 2009  
Anonymous FXOX said...

Glamorous at your glorious best - love the second pic:-)
Smiles and much love FXOX

November 05, 2009  
Blogger FabBlab said...

I love the dresser. Sadly, my room is too fucking small to accomadate something as fabulous as that. Life is sad.

November 05, 2009  
Blogger Adriana said...

your images always make me weak at the knees, I love those elegant dressers!

November 05, 2009  
Blogger Rina said...

love photos! so lovely!

November 05, 2009  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

i need a drool cup for this post. oh my. already trying to hunt down the painting of the asian girl in image #4. need that for my powder room.

November 05, 2009  
Blogger caroline @ patagonia gifts said...

oh my goodness! absolutely beautiful post, darling! love everything: those flowers, that gold painted table... wow!

November 05, 2009  
Blogger Alicia said...

Beautiful!! The only way to describe this look it glamorous. Very nice!! Love the first bedroom.

November 05, 2009  
Anonymous Katherine said...

Yellow can so easily be over-syrupy, but tinted with gold and tempered with gray I think it is easily one of the most cheerful and calming of palettes.

November 05, 2009  
Blogger Christina Moreno said...

I am flattered. Thank you. I love the burnt textured wreath in the last tablescape photo. GORGEOUS!!

November 05, 2009  
Anonymous Vanilla Press said...

Gorgeous!I love the white earthenware.

November 05, 2009  
Blogger Nini said...

Ouh...that's the palette I chose for my new room! 2tones of gray and mustard yellow accents!! grrrrreat!

November 05, 2009  
Blogger The Lil Bee said...

Oh my gosh, these images are so so beautiful. It somehow makes me excited for Thanksgiving and Christmas!

November 05, 2009  
Anonymous Erin @ SYL: Slipcover Your Life said...

Those yellow flowers in silver vases in the second shot are UNREAL! Awesome inspiration!

November 05, 2009  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Decadent, enchanting, an incandescent display of warmth and cheer through a season where I still pine for summer. Brilliantly shone!

November 05, 2009  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

such sophisticated photos! esp. love the 4th photo!

x ws x

November 05, 2009  
Blogger ilovecoolthings said...

fourth picture down, the girl in the picture - i have it, mine is slightly different, in amazing condition and i've had it reframed, it's gorgeous. I'll have to take a pic and post!

November 05, 2009  
Anonymous The Bella Girls said...

This photos are beautiful. I love the gold decor inspirations sprinkled throughout some of the decor/design/fashion.


November 05, 2009  
Blogger Blair said...

Honestly, one of the loveliest posts I have ever seen!

November 05, 2009  
Blogger Melissa said...

Yellow and white is a favourite combination of mine. There is just something so cheerful about it.

November 05, 2009  
Blogger {this is glamorous} said...

Chloe – must be fate :)

Felicity – you are so lovely – thanks so much + much love to you xo

Adriana – thank you!

goodniteirene – perhaps ilovecoolthings in a comment below could help?

Christian Moreno – you’re very welcome – your flower arrangements are stunning!

Kaijuu – beautifully said – and if it’s any consolation, still pining for summer as well :)

Ilovecoolthings – please do post – would love to see it!

Blair – so sweet – thanks so much

♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥

Thanks for all the lovely comments – hope you’re having a beautiful week so far – nearly the weekend already . . .

November 06, 2009  
Blogger SimplyGrove said...


November 06, 2009  
Blogger cassandra @ coco+kelley said...

oh my... this post is giving me heart palpitations! love those mirrored pitchers and the mercury glass floral arrangements!

November 06, 2009  
Blogger Apt. #34 said...

Cass - you read my mind. The mercury floral arrangements are heavenly - totally bookmarking for wedding inspiration. The entire color palette is just perfect.

November 06, 2009  
Blogger Chic 'n Cheap Living said...

Oh my lord, the Lucyina moodie cupboard is my dream cupboard! Thanks for sharing.

I just came across your blog and love the design inspiration - thanks!

November 06, 2009  
Blogger I ♥ NY said...

so gorgeous! thank you for the inspiration.

November 06, 2009  
Blogger Luxe. said...

This looks like my dream home, stunning.x

November 06, 2009  
Blogger Full House said...

Out of control beautiful post. So many great images.

November 08, 2009  
Blogger Torie Jayne said...

Gorgeous interior pics! Have a sweet day!

November 09, 2009  
Anonymous Anne @ The City Sage said...

Ooh! Great minds think alike! And I even included this post in my weekend links and TOTALLY didn't notice that you'd also posted that gorgeous table setting! Sometimes I don't know WHERE my head is ;) Thanks for pointing it out!

November 09, 2009  
Anonymous Miss B. said...

Just love this!

November 09, 2009  
Blogger beauty comma said...

* sigh * i love these colour coordinated posts of yours. i hope you don't mind me repeating it... but in my experience, they take some time and effort to put together, so it's good to get some feedback, non?

November 10, 2009  
Anonymous kate said...

After months of color-commitment-phobia... you've helped solidify gold and grey as the color palette for my wedding next October. We're also included a rich brown and barely-there champagne pink. thanks for always being such an inspiration!

November 11, 2009  
Blogger Isis said...

beautiful picks!
number nine is a photograph by me:

November 20, 2009  
Blogger {this is glamorous} said...

Chic ‘n Cheap Living – thank you!

Full House – thanks so much!

beauty comma – not at all – definitely time and effort, and yes, always lovely to get feedback – thank you!

kate – how wonderful! your choices sound absolutely perfect!

Isis – thank you, and also for letting me know – your photograph is lovely & have fixed the image credits


November 29, 2009  
Blogger Robyn said...

So MUCH lovely inspiration in one sweet little post! THANK YOU~!

September 27, 2010  
Anonymous mary woodard said...

I absolutely love the gray and gold images - your blog is one that I will be visiting daily.

July 18, 2011  
Blogger {this is glamorous} said...

mary woodard -- so lovely -- thank you so much & looking forward to see you x

July 18, 2011  
Blogger Create Style said...

I've loved grey and gold for so long to mix cool and warm. How perfect, thanks for the lovely pictures

January 24, 2012  
Blogger Dorothy Durbin said...

Fabulous collection of Silver and Gold!

February 08, 2012  

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