Friday, July 13, 2012

Friday Loves

Happy Friday!!  It's been raining nonstop here in Houston, and the weekend doesn't look like it's going to clear up.  Since I'm lacking my much-needed Vitamin D from the sun, I'm a little scatterbrained.  Bear with me.  I decided for today's post I'd just share a little of the things I loved this week.  First off, this:


Show some respect to the grapes!

I'm also loving 2 Penny Blue- the new company founded by Erin Gates, the writer and interior designer behind Elements of Style.  2 Penny Blue features gorgeous chic blazers and jackets. What really appeals to me is the tailored fit of many of them- something that is hard to find for a 5'2" girl!  Even better, for every jacket purchased, a school uniform is donated to a girl in need in Africa.  This is my favorite- if only I had $275 to spare! 


This weekend, I plan to finally create a physical inspiration board in my home office extra bedroom.  My girl Lindsay over at Sadie & Stella has made it very simple by sharing a DIY and gorgeous photos of her own board.

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I loved seeing Rue Magazine's co-founder Crystal Gentilleo show off her home on Apartment Therapy.  My favorite part was her bedroom.  So feminine and ethereal-




How great is that vintage Vogue print above her bed?  Gorgeous.
Have a great weekend, lovelies!

18 comments:

  1. I LOVE that wine bottle label! Seriously, how true is that?! Also, that Vogue print is to die for. Have a fabulous weekend, Sam!

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  2. I freaking love that wine bottle, hahaha. Respect, people!

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  3. Crystal's home is gorgeous! I love a studded fabric headboard.

    Making a inspiration board that you can touch makes redesigning seem more real than when the ideas are floating on your computer. Can't wait to see final product!

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  4. Omg that label! Hilarious!
    I had not heard of Erin's company and can't wait to chek it out. What a great idea!
    Your board is going to be amazing!

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  5. Love that label!!! Hope it clears up for ya sista!

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  6. I too am a Texas girl- much further north though. The 2 Penny Blue jacket is too cute. Love the print and colors. Hope you have a great weekend!

    Cheers, Elizabeth of The Corner Apartment

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  7. Haha at that bottle...so funny!

    Hopefully the rain lets up. Must be soo humid there...yuck!

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  8. Okay, that wine label is a-ma-zing & I love all these interiors... Crystal Gentilleo's home tour is to die for.

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  9. I've been dying to make my own inspo board, too - Pinterest just makes it so easy that I'm having trouble getting started! Just found your blog and I love it, btw! :) Can't wait to read more!

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  10. That wine bottle label is hilarious. I'm also loving Erin's new venture...great idea and wonderful way to give back. Have a great weekend! xx

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  11. Thanks for the shout out my love!!!

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  12. I adore all of these. That wine...oh that wine...hilarious! And I love Lindsay's board, so chic! And now that bedroom, let's chat about that. That is totally the bedroom I'd want if I were single. It's amazing!

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  13. It started raining in OC yesterday!
    I hope it all clears up soon! Also, this is great...been looking for some room inspiration since I'm moving everything around my bedroom right now!!
    THANKS!

    <3Amanda
    feast.fashion.faves
    Shuntla ARMPARTY Giveaway!

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  14. What a dream! I'd love to have that bedroom!!

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  15. This wine bottle is awhmaaazing!!!

    So glad I stumbled across your blog, I could get lost here for hours! Now following on Bloglovin'
    xo

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