Lovely Things #1

I have a backlog of beautiful things to share, so I am going to start posting these Lovely Things roundups to try to get all the wonderful finds out there in a semi-cohesive way. Here are 20 of them now — more coming soon! xo Jen P.S. The photos are clickable too. ♥

I love this Mondrian-esque slip dress — I just wish it came in silk or rayon.
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This dress is from Mr. Larkin SS2014, so it isn’t available anymore, but DAMN. That amazing print — and the entire collection — was inspired by artist Niele Toroni.
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This tulip-colored open-back dress is so dreamy. Also, it’s on sale! (20% off code: META20)
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This whole look with the Tassel Sandals, swimsuit and earrings is beautiful.
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These Nude Platform Wedge shoes would look so cute with midi summer dresses and cute 60s-style short shifts. I also love them with these pants!
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Many, many moons! I love the new silver Seaworthy Monde Bracelet.
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The Linear Orb Earrings are my current favorites from T’s new collection.
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These pretty watercolor duffle bags are made from antique Turkish rugs! (30% off code: SUMMERJAMS)
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I’d like a pair of Elizabeth Suzann’s new shoes in every color, please.
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Aaaaah! Beklina has such amazing stuff — I love this large, round carryall shoulder bag.
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I’m crazy about these Wireless Porcelain + Rose Gold Headphones. (20% off: AHAGIFT)
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I just refound this pic I saved from a spring pajama edit — makes me want to get some swankier pjs for sure.
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I love all the beautiful new pressed eyeshadow colors from Alima Pure! My faves: Icon, Luxe, and Volt. I’m happy that the eyeshadow compacts are refillable too!
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All the pretty French hair things, please. My favorites are this XL Silver Circle Hair Clip and I also love the little XS Rose Gold Circle.
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YES. This French Market Backpack is beautiful! I also love this bag and this bag.
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Such a pretty thing! Annie is making these sweet Halo Leather Clutches now — with or without wrist straps.
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This Ottoo fragrance is beautiful (basil, pepper, cardamom, carnation, cocoa, lavender, pink pepper and amber) and I also love Lumina. All Suzinn’s natural scents are a dream. Made here in Portland!
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Really into this Half Moon Cross-Body Bag with the tassel zip. That oxblood color is stunning! It seems like the perfect size to have when traveling. (30% off code: SUMMERJAMS)
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Kate’s new line of iPhone cases is so cute! This Painted Black Case and White and Gold Squares are my faves and they comes with a handy mirror that doubles as a power bank.
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LOVE THIS SHIRT. There are so many beautiful new shirts from Tradlands right now. ♥
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Cavalcade!

It’s been a while (again) since I did one of these mega Cavalcade! posts. With taking time off last week to take care of Zelda–I’ve got a backlog of lovely things and not enough time in the day. So, here are some things I’ve been admiring lately. There’s not really a theme per se, but it looks cohesive through my rosy goggles. Maybe a “blush silk Morocco quartz crystal diamond whiskey jetsetter magical rays” kind of theme? I dunno–that’s all I got.

I love this old photo of model, Jean Shrimpton. Such great style–those bags!
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This print from Liam Stevens is fantastic–love his work.
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This amazing ring from Erica’s shop is going to stay in my mind FOREVER.
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This peachy silk dress is so pretty. The shoes are lovely as well.
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I don’t technically need another credenza, but this one from Angela Adams is a beauty.
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This rose hip mask sounds nice. They say it leaves a “rose hip milk tea” scent on your skin.
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This pretty Dawn in Montauk candle smells like melon, honey, grass, sandalwood and sun.
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I’m very much in love with this saddle bag that Nette’ made. So beautiful!!
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These link rings are so lovely and come in gold, brass, platinum and sterling silver.
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Oh, just the PERFECT white marble mortar and pestle.
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I’ll take all these rugs, please. And… everything else in the shop.
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I love these kaleidoscope basket bowls–especially this one.
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I’ve always adored this Irving Penn photo of kids running in Morocco.
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Lee Radziwill and her daughter at home in London by Cecil Beaton for Vogue, 1966.
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These dotty hexagonal coasters are so pretty.
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I would love love love to have one of these stoneware eyes in my house.
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A dreamy neroli candle entirely sculpted by water.
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A cute test shoot from Frolic!–it was shot by Lisa with help from Chelsea, Megan and Skye.
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I want to try this rosy soap from Sweden. Has anyone out there tried the Nea of Sweden line?
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I love this little tutorial Elizabeth posted to help us all learn to sandwash silk.
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This taxidermy swan by Jessica Silversaga is such a striking image.
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Perhaps the most beautiful flask in the world? Yes, it ’tis.
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Whoever gets this ring is one very freaking lucky person. Major dazzler!
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I’m still completely enamored with these quartz crystal mirrors from a few years ago.
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I wouldn’t mind chilling out in this gorgeous space for a few hours.
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Cavalcade!

I haven’t done one of these big posts in a while, so I thought I’d share the mountain of things I’ve been admiring lately. I’m not sure I really see a strong theme coming through in this Cavalcade! post… maybe just the colors and some muted geometric shapes–if that makes sense. They seem less bold and contrasted in these pieces. Anyway–here are a bunch of beauties for you to peruse! I hope you enjoy them, too.

This magical photo of pigeons on a Brooklyn rooftop is by Gina Vasquez.
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A beautiful photo of Kate Winslet in The Reader from 2008. Photo by Brigitte Lacombe.
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I love these peachy watercolor trays by Susan.
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I’d really like one of these lovely 2014 planners by Julia Kostreva.
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This lounge chair is SO AMAZING. SOOOOO AMAZING.
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I love this Trotski & Ash tea towel with Sarah Trotter’s sweet illustrations.
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This is such a pretty little arrow knuckle ring.
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Loving this wonderful moon phases dress.
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YUM! This Vanilla Bean Spice Cake with cardamom coffee icing sounds delicious.
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Helen’s ocean bowl is so perfect for pasta, big salads, fruit and lots more.
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I love the colors and details in this ring photograph. Also, I want a Lumiere light switch.
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I’m thinking of picking up one of these candles at the I+W Portland shop this weekend.
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This sculpture from Casey Curran’s Piaculum project is stunning.
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I just love how sweet and cheery this coffee date photo from 1959 is. Photo by John Dominis.
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Such a beautiful bracelet that my pal Sarah makes. It can change your eye color! (untrue)
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A pretty, loose and comfy silk kimono for epic lounging.
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SO GOOD. A recipe for baked feta with honey as a bed for roasted tomatoes. CHEESE BED.
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A very pretty pale pink look from Wren for spring.
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I wish I could get in a time machine and go back to this party! BB, Dali and Gunter. WHAT??!
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These phases of the moon shelves and boxes are such a nice way to display little treasures.
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I love the patterns and gold on this White Noise dishware by Alyson!
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One of the most fantastic church keys that I’ve ever seen! SO GOOD.
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I’m not usually big on foosball, but this set is phenomenal.
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Maryanne’s vintage shop + lookbooks were ace, but I’m LOVING her sweet wall hangings.
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Tick tock. Hurry up and get here opening day of the new Wes Anderson film, The Grand Budapest Hotel. Pleeeeeeeaaaase…. March 7–come quick!
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Cavalcade!

Howdy, friends. I’ve neglected doing them EVERY week, but here is another Cavalcade! post installment! Clearly this week I have moss, foliage, herbs, stones, castles, mist, botanical gardens, fog and travel on the brain. Plus, a few random images. See more Cavalcade!

I’ve been enjoying seeing Chelsea’s travel adventures on Instagram. This Buenos Aires greenhouse made me want to get on a plane to join her! More photos HERE.
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I love the mossy color of this alpine puffer coat.
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This herbal bath oil surely smells as amazing as it looks.
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Plaid Billykirk bag, please. I love a dark, moody plaid.
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I think the Covet & Lou lookbook by Fawn DeViney is pretty dreamy.
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Sweet new designs from Kara Laricks. Ferns, marble, black and white–LOVE THIS.
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GIMME THESE CUTE BLACK BOOTS.
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Sigh. Creek Cottage in Castleton, Derbyshire. Photo by Nicola Yeo.
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Not sure where Tim Walker shot this photo. It’s from his Dame of Thrones editorial for W.
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Just a stunning photo of Helena Bonham Carter. I think this is around Lady Jane time?
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Herbal-y and pine-y things. Mugolio pine bud syrup. Genepi. Zirbenz stone pine liqueur.
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A photo snapped in the SW of France by Natalie McComas in Le Villeneuve.
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Oh to be lost in books. A photo of Nora Arnezeder in Benoit Missolin by François Rotger.
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Hello, lovely crescent moon bracelet!
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The amazing garden and The Potager Restaurant at Barnsley House.
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Tilda Swinton at Las Pozas. Photographed by Tim Walker.
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A fantastic vintage postcard of the Bronx Botanical Gardens.
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A pretty dress from 6ème Galerie by lba Vazquez de las Heras and Menchu Mora García.
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I love this dreamy look from Mes Demoiselles.
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WHAAAAT. So cute. Blackie and Squirrely get a milk fountain at their Fresno dairy farm. 1954.
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Cavalcade!

Oh, dear. I haven’t done a Cavalcade! post in such a long time. Here are a few things I’ve been admiring lately–as usual, some feel more attainable than others. I’m already looking for lovely little handmade holiday gifts–the soaps and lip balms seem like sweet additions to the list. I hope you enjoy these lovely things, too! See more Cavalcade! HERE.

I’ve been loving the beautiful hats and shoes by Reinhard Plank.
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This big striped tote looks perfect for grocery shopping, beach and general daily use.
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Local lady, Rachel Rector, is making pretty lingerie.
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This cool Byredo scent has lots of juniper, black amber, vanilla, violet & more.
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I love this lovely “Raincho”. Unisex and super versatile rain poncho.
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I’d like to have THESE BLACK BOOTS, please. Or in THIS COLOR.
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I love this cute MAJOR PARKA.
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These scarves are beautiful–I always love a glamorous insect.
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OMG. THIS KID’S OUTFIT IS SO GOOD.
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Stine Goya took a trip to the moon for fall 2013.
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I’m still obsessed with this lunar phases ring.
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A little cozy morning starlight. So pretty!
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I’m mesmerized by this wonderful pendant ceiling light.
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I love these magical pieces. The bird rings are so cool.
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Some lucky lady needs to snap up these 1950s leather ballet shoes for lounging.
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I love this stunning vintage bag. I wish it hadn’t sold already!
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Oh, just a perfect clutch bag for fall.
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Yes, please. Japanese Black Kimono soap. A dreamy bar with faves–shea and coal powder.
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I’d like to try both lip balms! Cardamom and ruby mint!
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A photograph of one of my favorite photographers, Lisa Larsen, in 1949.
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