Many would say that inspiration can be found anywhere. In my case, it's true. I make sure I surround myself with inspiration and keep my mind continually searching for ideas.
I meticulously jot down every little detail and thought that pops into my head. I will sometimes write, in large bold font, my outfit ideas and sometimes draw little sketches of what I imagine it will look like.Books
I learn everything there can possibly be learned through the fashion gods such as Sex and the City, Vogue and Nina Garcia.
How can one designer make such a sophisticated yet simple flat to millions of girls? These are my backup pair that decorate my coffeetable because they are not fun to break in. Until I have enough courage, they will just be very expensive paper weights.
Coffee Table Books
I love the look and feel of huge heavy books stacked on a table. They are basically picture books for fashionistas. I have yet to receive my copy of The Sartorialist in the mail.
I love Stila and Barbie. A brilliant force when brought together.
My first designer bag. I loved the lady-like London feel of her purses and it goes with every outfit. There are now different variations of her Wellesley tote but I have the original and the best.
Little Beauty Bag
This little bag says it all but it's surprisingly roomy.
My First Pair of Louboutins
The shoe that started it all. They are worn to bits and I have retired them once I got my 3rd pair. A lovely anniversary gift from Richard in 2008. They are too precious to continue wearing as you can see how worn they've gotten. Once I find a shoe repair shop I will restore them and cherish them forever.
Yves Saint Laurent
The most sexiest yet fashionable stripper heels I have ever owned. I am as tall as the sky with these on. One must have a ton of confidence to wear these as they are flashy. I made sure I got a pair the year he had passed on.
I have a great Polaroid project going on but I can't find my charger anywhere. This is just a Polaroid my parents bought in the 80's that I love using as decoration. It's such a great thing to have something so "antique."
I am such a sucker for French-style perfume with the air squeezer (what is it called?!). I had originally bought this thinking it was perfume but to my discovery my room gets the honor of being spritzed.
I wore headbands a lot when working. I am not quite gifted with hairstyles and this would decorate my hair subtley without being too gaudy. It's also a great tool to have when you don't wash your hair.
What inspires you?
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