that moment in creation when something went horribly wrong...and the world was more beautiful for it

Ballet Bondage:

July 5-21, 1993 WWD cover featuring Julie Kent of American Ballet Theater in Double RL Ralph Lauren

RUSSH magazine April/May 2014 Clare Shilland Photography/Dianna Lunt styling

Jacquetta Wheeler in Bergdorf Goodman catalogue

Nadja Auermann shot by Patrick Demarchelier for Harper’s Bazaar 1997

Happy to see a post on the slit pencil skirt from Elin Kling today since I’ve been obsessed with this photo shoot since I stumbled upon it a couple of weeks ago..

http://www.elin-kling.com/the-wall/three-is-a-trend-midi-skirt

tomorrow’s a beach day!

Jacques Demy’s 1963 “la baie des anges”

tomorrow’s a beach day!

Jacques Demy’s 1963 “la baie des anges”

I love going back through my old fashion scrapbooks.  It’s sometimes inspiring, often cringe-inducing, and always interesting to see what types of inspiration remain a continuous thread throughout the years.

Black frills and flower power from Mike Hodges’ 1971 film, Get Carter.  As worn by the sexy Britt Ekland.

Bottega Veneta Resort 2015: bleach spills and beautiful accidents

Open Window at St. Raphael 1919 - Picasso from the Berggruen Museum- Berlin

Jewelry by Karin Johansson: as seen at the Designmuseum Danmark "From the Coolest Corner - Nordic Jewelry" 2013