Bright Eyes

Bright Eyes

>> Can you tell that without a proper camera (well I'm using my sister's old DSLR at the moment…), meetings and trips cancelled, sitting at home waiting for Steve to return from Berlin, that in fact, I've become an idle and rather silly fashion blogger?  First the incessant Photoshopping and now the needless photos that say "Look!  Bright colours make me HAPPY!!!!!"  There is a reason why three lovely Smythson bits (the blackberry case, camera case and notepad) sit in perfect unison on my desk like a dodgy stationary shoot in the making.  It's not because I've suddenly gone all flush and thought quality leather goods were going to somehow replace my hollowed-out confidence in my apartment's security.  I'll be doing some Smythson-related stuff soon hence why I have this trio on my desk, which I like to sniff every now and again as though it were a smelling salt.  Wait a minute… waiting at home for the other half, mincing around the house arranging things needlessly, writing nonsensical prose, taking comfort in smelling salts after a 'quick turn' in the room… I have in fact become a ridiculous Austenian character.




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  1. valentina rampini

    2011-07-07 at 6:57 PM
  2. J

    2011-07-07 at 6:57 PM

    I can’t stand Jane Austen books but I love your blog. I’m so sorry about your apartment getting burglarized. I hope that your insurance reimburses you soon! Have a great day.

  3. oh my dior

    2011-07-07 at 6:59 PM

    love the colors they are so bright!

  4. Kit

    2011-07-07 at 7:09 PM

    Can’t wait to see what you’re up to next.

  5. s

    2011-07-07 at 7:38 PM

    very nice ;D
    love the blue 😉

  6. Brandon Acton-Bond

    2011-07-07 at 8:29 PM

    I think you’re both doing a much better job at dealing with what happened then I could ever do. I’d think that turning into a Jane Austen character might actually be a plus? Either way I understand the prozacian benefits of a jolt of fun colour and a good whiff of leather.
    Thoughts are with you guys.

  7. Carolinas Couture

    2011-07-07 at 9:22 PM

    You’ll get back on track soon, I know it. I love your blog and you give me endless inspiration 😉

  8. Taylor Lewis

    2011-07-07 at 9:29 PM

    I need to get my hand on one of these camera cases. I love the colors!

  9. Sipping Green Tea

    2011-07-07 at 9:32 PM

    Beautiful items!! I hope to own some symthson gems one day too :).

  10. Pedro Garfo

    2011-07-07 at 10:38 PM

    Love 🙂
    Pedro Garfo
    Mens fashion Blog

  11. Isabella Eclaires

    2011-07-07 at 11:18 PM

    Nice post. And <3 the photos on your blog 🙂
    if you like it we can follow each other :*

  12. Susie

    2011-07-07 at 11:46 PM

    So gorgeous! I love the camera case! xx

  13. Little Red Book

    2011-07-08 at 12:23 AM

    I think you’re being hard on yourself, your posts are still as stylish and entertaining as ever.

  14. Olga Walker

    2011-07-08 at 8:35 AM

    I hope you can feel safe and happy in your apartment again – I really enjoy your blogs and the lovely photos you feature:):)
    Olga from

  15. Martina - FUCK THE FAME

    2011-07-08 at 1:03 PM

    Shocking colours!!
    They are perfect with a black dress 🙂

  16. e

    2011-07-09 at 8:36 AM

    i think i like these photos even more then with your fancy camera – it seems like you’re trying harder to take good photos and smacks of effort, A+!

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