Tuesday, 30 August 2011

no words for that


Here is my today's inspiration board. I'm swooning over that vintage looking McNeal ad and I love love love the no words for that quote. I wish I knew who's the source. And no, my fellow bloggers, Pinterest is not a source. That's like handing in an essay and writing 'my library' under bibliography! Sorry, I had to rub that in just a bit. [Update: The quote is from Brian Andreas's book Story People. Thank you LittleRus!]

Have I ever told you how much I love wooden stairs with white paint? If I haven't, then now you know. Wish that hallway was mine.

Today I'm having friends over for coffee and probably pan cakes and pecan pie. I haven't quite decided what to make but it will be something delicious. May this Tuesday treat you kindly!

photo credit:
top-left: unknown source Brian Andreas via Pinterest
bottom-left: LatteLisa
 bottom-right: Bjorn Wallander for Country Living

16 comments:

  1. What a stylish couple in that McNeal campaign image. Beautiful words. And I wish that hallway was mine too. Have a great time with your friends, Lisa! xo

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  2. You're so right with the pinterest sourcing thing.. I'm guilty of it too though. But I've become better lately, I'm trying!

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  3. That is a perfect and wonderful quote - love it too! Beautiful pics as well, thanks for that - very much needed this rainy day..! :-)

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  4. That quote is so beautiful! Thank you for sharing!

    x E

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  5. Darling, the beautiful quote is from Brian Andreas's book called Story People. I never actually read the book, I just know the quote. :)
    xxx

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  6. Really inspiring.

    Salut!
    Franka

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  7. this quote is so sweet. precious. and i have a wooden staircase. my husband said the other day : shall we paint it white? i almost fainted... YES!!!
    thank you for always having the most inspiring pictures : )

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  8. How do you always manage to have your posts fit my mood? Yes, I know, it's all about ME ME ME ;)

    I love the board you put together, specially the top two images....and that quote...I think I'll have to make it into a print for the bedroom. Thanks for the lovely dose of inspiration...my Tuesday needed it!

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  9. Beautiful words... And picture... Very much reminds me of Ali McGraw and Ryan ONeal in LOve Story, no? It must be the colours?

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  10. Lovely pictures, and I saw your guest post it´s gorgeous..

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  11. That quote is amazing, I love it! It are those small things that say it all :)
    Beautiful post, the gray and camel and the dusky setting are gorgeous. So is that staircase. I would want that small table to be mine <3
    Hope you had a wonderful time yesterday!

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  12. Hahaha! Pinterest is not a source?!
    Really now? :D

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  13. i'm so with you on the pinterest thing. it's my job to correct people's work a lot of the time, and sometimes i feel like reminding the community about best practices. but that's not what i wanted to say...
    i love this inspiration board so much, and i love that you were going to have friends over for coffee and pecan pie... yum!

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  14. Such a beautiful, warm post, as are the words to accompany the imagery...

    p.s I agree about Pinterest. I don't mind a credit to Pinterest, as long as there is a further link to the original source. Sometimes I find things through layers of sources that night begin with Pinterest, but the end of it all MUST be credited! So glad you brought this up...

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