"You never know where the big ideas are going to come from," Melanie Griffith from the film WORKING GIRL.

Native Chicagoan with a passion for libraries, jewelry making, DIY crafts, good cups of tea, vintage eyewear and about a thousand other interests. I'm all about sharing (I play well with others too) and this seems like the right place.

Sparkly Bits and Maybe Some Thoughtful Tips

burnedshoes:

© Eve Arnold, 1952, Marlene Dietrich, New York
"Marlene Dietrich at the recording studios of Columbia Records, who were releasing most of her songs she had performed for the troops during World War II. She was 51 years old and starting a come-back in show business. It was a wet and cold November night and work could only begin at midnight, at the advise of Marlene’s astrologer."
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Today’s theme is black and white. Shapes, imagination, dreaminess, shadows that draw us in, what do you see? 

burnedshoes:

© Eve Arnold, 1952, Marlene Dietrich, New York

"Marlene Dietrich at the recording studios of Columbia Records, who were releasing most of her songs she had performed for the troops during World War II. She was 51 years old and starting a come-back in show business. It was a wet and cold November night and work could only begin at midnight, at the advise of Marlene’s astrologer."

» find more of Magnum Photos here «

Today’s theme is black and white. Shapes, imagination, dreaminess, shadows that draw us in, what do you see? 

(via blackandwhite-cf)

Nothing captures the essence of the moment like black and white.

Nothing captures the essence of the moment like black and white.

(Source: dyingforbadmusic, via mudwerks)

mudwerks:

(via Untitled | Flickr - Photo Sharing!)

Just love a black and white photo. 

mudwerks:

(via Untitled | Flickr - Photo Sharing!)

Just love a black and white photo. 

The only person you are destined to become is the person you decide to be. Ralph Waldo Emerson (via psych-facts)

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nevver:

Design Crush

Today’s theme seems to be about quotes. This one really resonates with me. 

nevver:

Design Crush

Today’s theme seems to be about quotes. This one really resonates with me. 

When I catch my hubby’s eyes and we just understand.

When I catch my hubby’s eyes and we just understand.

(via escap3-th3-soci3ty)

This captures me to a T.  : )

foxear:

From Kiss and Make-Up (1934).

This captures me to a T.  : )

foxear:

From Kiss and Make-Up (1934).

(Source: nitratediva)

Today’s theme seems to be about what “lights up” my creativity and spirit. 

Today’s theme seems to be about what “lights up” my creativity and spirit. 

(Source: les-memorables, via floralls)

So true. That’s how I felt when I met my sweetie.

plankt0n:

lost-moonlight:

Imagine though when you find your soul mate and this happens

this is one of the most beautiful gifs I’ve seen.

So true. That’s how I felt when I met my sweetie.

plankt0n:

lost-moonlight:

Imagine though when you find your soul mate and this happens

this is one of the most beautiful gifs I’ve seen.

(Source: lovejustsomething, via bettychantel)

HAILSTONES AND HAILBUT BONES, one my favorite poetry books as a child and adult. It vividly describes what colors are. The pictures still hypnotize me.

HAILSTONES AND HAILBUT BONES, one my favorite poetry books as a child and adult. It vividly describes what colors are. The pictures still hypnotize me.

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