flights of fancy | two

Today's mid-week visual and aural pick-me-up!

Thick brush strokes and vibrant colors by Michelle Armas.

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Bright yellow with blue. This color combination is seriously perfect for summer. And, that Madewell skirt has been haunting my dreams for a while now.


This awesomeness. God, I can't remember where I yanked it from. If anyone knows the artist, please comment!


Simple, gorgeous, brown leather sandals by Common Projects. This particular pair is now sold out on La Garconne. But they're just that good.

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This look from The Row's Resort collection. I feel like vacationing in this immediately.

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Graphic collages that should be really huge, on my white, white walls. By Epemsl.

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Never before in my life have I wanted pinkish orange suede, wood-blocked, peep-toed, lace-up heels more. Hello, you pretty little things. The Sherman Cutout Bootie.

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A clean and calming space.


A beautiful watercolor illustration of plants by Junyi Wu.


Beautifully colorful streets and scenes captured by photographer Joel Meyerowitz, an early advocate of color photography who began experimenting with color film in 1962 amidst uncertainty of the style's artistic potential.

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A SOuuUUUuUUL-shaking rendition of Nina Simone's Feeling Good, by My Brightest Diamond.


Colleen / Inspired to Share said...

Lovely inspiration!

Elegantly Wasted said...

This is a fantastic post -- those paintings, particularly the one that is blue & green, would make great prints for a little skirt or dress!

The diversity in the post is beautiful!


Salina Jean said...

lovely colors.

Kearns said...

Kate Tucker is the artist.