1.11.11

{style inspiration: boyish charm}

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. . . yesterday, late-monday afternoon, a dress and boots and camel coat, we, [p & i] took a little time out to take in an art fair, and on the way out the door, noticed his attire, dashing as ever in a chambray shirt and grey tweed blazer, and tan leather brogues, and thought again about perfect juxtapositions -- old & new and rustic & refined, modern & traditional, and city & country -- and so, to this unabashedly romantic and feminine place, shall add a little mix of boyish charm, just for p. . . .

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{images: one // two // three // four // five // six // seven // eight // nine // ten // eleven // twelve // thirteen // fourteen // fifteen // sixteen // seventeen // eighteen // nineteen // twenty // twenty-one}

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24 Comments:

Blogger Fashion-isha said...

Perfectly masculine...gorgeous photos!
xo
Sharon

November 01, 2011  
Blogger Karlita said...

oh this is so beautiful! I have never seen a post like this.. without any kiss or faces it's the most romantic and thought provoking post... makes me want to go and spend the whole day with my husband (and choose his clothes haa)

November 01, 2011  
Blogger Sparks In Spring said...

I think those little clear drawers are genius! Perfect to display pretty sweaters. xx

November 01, 2011  
Anonymous Chelsea said...

I love the way you described those juxtapositions. The photos are lovely and cohesive. Love it! xo

November 01, 2011  
Blogger Jacqueline said...

I love your contrasts...and a little masculinity mixed in with femininity can't be bad.

November 01, 2011  
Blogger {this is glamorous} said...

karlita -- always & so adore your lovely comments :)

xo

November 01, 2011  
Blogger Supal said...

I love how there's a hint of femininity in every photo. I just love the NYT photograph, it describes my mornings.

November 01, 2011  
Blogger The Glamorous Housewife said...

This collection is perfection, I just adored scrolling through.

Thanks doll,
The Glamorous Housewife

November 01, 2011  
Anonymous Bethany said...

I think this is one of my favorite posts. I liked the classic aspect of masculinity juxtaposed with a touch of glamor.

November 01, 2011  
Blogger Neda said...

I absolutely love the colors and the mood of these pictures. The blues and the browns are so handsome and chic. The photograph of the buildings in just perfection. :)

November 01, 2011  
Anonymous whitney said...

Beautiful post, I feel inspired to mix feminine and masculine pieces now :)

whitney
seeshopeatdo.com

November 01, 2011  
OpenID kurnazli.com said...

I just love this post. The photos and of course the idea, they are just perfect. Btw loving your blog!! Xx
N.

November 01, 2011  
Blogger laily said...

i agree with karlita! so romantic!

November 01, 2011  
Anonymous Gail Lambert said...

LOVE YOUR BLOG, MY HUSBAND AND I HAVE A TURBO PORSCHE IN SILVER, THAT ONE WAS UNUSUAL COLOUR BUT BEAUTIFUL CARS I THINK I HAVE SAID BEFORE YOU HAVE THE SAME TASTE AS I DO

REGARDS GAIL {AUSTRALIA}XO

November 01, 2011  
Blogger Audrey said...

What a lovely thought to do something like this!

November 01, 2011  
Blogger La Feem said...

Nice post.

November 01, 2011  
Blogger riannruth.blogspot.com said...

Mmm, all the sweaters and coffee :) Lovely!

November 01, 2011  
Anonymous Atelier Turner said...

Love the copper undertones going on here plus that Porsche and the gold lined envelopes.

November 01, 2011  
Anonymous Atelier Turner said...

I'm not sure if my last comment went through..here's take two...

Love the copper undertones plus that Porsche and gold lined envelopes.

November 01, 2011  
Anonymous chicfaced said...

longtime reader, first time commenter. your blog is such a delight! and the perfect escape. xoxo, laura

November 01, 2011  
Blogger laura said...

what a wonderful way to start my day! you're amazing, thanks for this blog :O)

November 02, 2011  
Blogger The Caledonian Mining Expedition Company said...

Perfect pairings... a visual feast!

November 04, 2011  
Blogger Hannah said...

I love everything about this post.

November 04, 2011  
Blogger Hind said...

Thank you for a glimpse of beauty every day- I love this blog, so inspired!

November 04, 2011  

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