picture perfect

“a photograph can be an instant of life captured for eternity that will never cease looking back at you.”
– brigitte bardot


this sweet photograph of the marvelous brigitte bardot with a real life bambi makes me smile on the grayest of days. we’re so used to seeing the sultry, bombshell images of one of my favorite french gals. so for me, this tender moment {seen above} shines brighter than the others and is truly one of my favorite inspirational images.


what are some of your favorite pieces of inspiration, dear friends? a photo? a song? a movie? a memory?
here’s to a life less ordinary 🙂
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  1. Robbie wrote:

    Thank you so much for your sweet comment, it made my day, I’m so glad you like my blog! Loving yours am now following. Especially like your header.

    This photo of Brigitee Bardot is so beautiful, captures a completely different side of her. There are so many things of inspiration surrounding us, but there’s nothing better than being surrounded by friends outside laughing under the sun!


    Posted 10.8.10 Reply
  2. Emily wrote:

    My inspirations, are my mother, my amazing friends, my sewing machine, and mostly anything in my closet. Those things and people always inspire me. Beautiful photos too 🙂

    Posted 10.8.10 Reply
  3. beautiful images, she was such a beautiful woman!!

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  4. Samantha wrote:

    She is so beautiful! There’s something ethereal about that first photo. And Scarlett Johansson is my current day fave! I’m on the curvy side as well so I love how she dresses her body.


    Posted 10.8.10 Reply
  5. sylvie wrote:

    lena {aka la petite coquin} – i am equally obsessed with mademoiselle birkin. she is, in my eyes, fashionably perfect! and the audrey+deer photo never ceases to melt my heart 🙂

    Posted 10.7.10 Reply
  6. Brigitte is one of my favorites in photographs, and certainly one of my favorite French girls! The first photo is a gem…

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  7. Jen wrote:

    That first photo is absolutely adorable.

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  8. Audrey, Jackie and Jane (Birkin) take the cake for me when it comes to inspiration. I love the shoot with Audrey and the deer, too!

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  9. Brigitte Bardot is my all time favorite Icon as well as Kate Moss I totally love that first picture she looks stunning and very natural xoxo

    Posted 10.7.10 Reply