Wednesday, April 23, 2014

H&M'S NEW ECO-CHIC LINE

The new Conscious Exclusive Collection form  &M is part of H & M's higher end sustainable pieces, it a "mix of urban hippie, bohemian chic, and the feminine conquistador".
There are a vast number of sustainable materials used in this seasons collection including: tencil, organic mulberry silk, recycled polyamide, organic cotton, hemp, and recycled plastic. “Conscious Exclusive is a special designed limited collection made by high quality fabrics and dramatic and intricately details inspired by flamenco and bohemia. New introduced materials are organic leather, leather from cows bred for organic meat production in Swedish farms, and organic silk that is silk cultivated in organic mulberry trees. The collection will be available in 150 selected H&M stores worldwide as well as online.” You can see more of this collection here and here. Enjoy and Be Inspired!

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

HAPPY EARTH DAY!


Celebrating Earth Day 2014

A worldwide celebration of our planet; helping the environment and humanity's global impact.
Keep it green and clean. Enjoy and Be Inspired!

 Ways to go green and save green...
1. Recycle; wasting less, reusing more.
2. Save Energy to save money: Turn off the lights, turn down the heat
3. Make the switch to energy efficient bulbs
4. Save water to save money
5. Less gas = more money (and better health!)
6. Buy local
7. Get out and ride
8. Plant a garden

For more tips on going green visit here and here

Monday, April 21, 2014

IN THE MOOD FOR SPRING

“Not to waste the spring
I threw down everything,
And ran into the open world
To sing what I could sing...
To dance what I could dance!
And join with everyone!
I wandered with a reckless heart
beneath the newborn sun...."
― Roman Payne, Rooftop Soliloquy
This collage is via McMullen, found here.
My ode to spring; pretty imagery to inspire your Monday, for spring is about renewal, growth, possibility, new and fresh beginnings, blossoms, and color.
Enjoy and Be Inspired!

Saturday, April 19, 2014

HAPPY EASTER WEEKEND!

My Easter mood board, inspired by Easter, Thumper, bunny pancakes, butterflies, beautiful babies, flowers in bloom, fashion editorials and DIYS (do-it-your-self) projects. 
Enjoy and Be Inspired!

Chic Easter decor DIYS (do-it-your-self) from Pinterest, found here.
Bunny ear folded napkins
Eggshell flower arrangements
Ombre eggs
And these sweet faces...My goodness!!!
WISHING EVERYONE A HAPPY AND COLORFUL EASTER!
Me (on the right), and my sister Rhonda, circa 1975 (I think) on Easter

Friday, April 18, 2014

EDITORIAL OBSESSIONS OF THE SPRING KIND

Featuring the Rebecca Minkoff S/S 2014 Campaign and some Denim Inspiration.
Enjoy and Be Inspired!

Images are via Who What Wear, and can be found here and here.