I believe this unusual dramatic flower is known as a frumusetea.
we'll call this the Italian Christmas Cookie. i believe it is better known as the Italian Wedding Cookie. i've also been informed, by an Italian, that if these don't show up at the party in some shape or form... well...it's just not a party. period. weddings, baby showers, birthdays, engagements, any and every celebration has to have these.
I can't believe this house is abandoned - what a shame!
And this is why I work in surgery, otherwise known as general anesthesia! Gotta love it!
Rugs & Mats
This Gorgeous DeVilbiss perfume atomizer stands 6 3/4" tall to the very top of the metal hardware. The body of this fabulous piece has what is known as a Rotten Gold finish. There are three panels encircling the bottle, each with a stunning display of wheel cut floral designs outlined in black. I believe that this was produced by Steuben Glass for DeVilbiss in the 1920's.
Little known fact about me. I didn't start wearing makeup until after I turned 40. Which means I didn't practice as a teenager, and I don't do it well. If I could, this is what I would do!
Just a Pretty Face
How-To crochet from a graph: this technique is known as Intarsia Brocade or Tapestry Crochet
"I believe nothing in this universe happens by mistake. You know, the universe has a divine plan. That sounds dramatic."
Moon Salutation. Not as well known as the classical Sun Salutation, this is a lovely yoga vinyasa. #yoga
This is adorable. Fabulous Fall outfit. I do believe this is a mintish green:) sighhhhh.
Israeli artist Chaim Machlev is a Berlin-based tattoo artist, otherwise known as Dots to Lines. Working primarily with black ink (“I believe that black is the nicest color for tattoos; it is closer to our source than any other color,” he said in a recent interview), Machlev’s designs are complex line-based works that weave across skin with fluid, stunning precision.
this is the cosmos atrosanguineus also known as the chocolate cosmos
Okay but the thing is this flower SMELLS LIKE CHOCOLATE. It is v