Stranger Than Fiction

Stranger Than Fiction : An Inspiration Blog about art/design/decoration

18 juin 2014

My Feelings, Exactly

Hello Lovelies, Maybe I will go back to this blog, or merge it with my new one, I'm still thinking about how to do things right. Anyway, I've been browsing a lot of tumblr blogs lately and found this em that expresses my feelings with exactitute:     A house... and a home. My best,   Beautymist.
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18 mars 2010

Decorating with Words

Hello Lovelies! I'm preparing the post on "Timeless Pieces of Furniture: The Armchair"... Excuse me while I only learn how to become a webdesigner, how to drive a car and launch an Etsy shop, all at once! ***The official launch of my Etsy shop will be on April the 8th, so save the date! There will be special discounts! Yay!*** In the meantime, here is a post about Alysia's apartment. I love the butterfly theme (of course!) that goes all around the apartment, and that she decorates with words: "Simplify"... [Lire la suite]
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21 décembre 2009

Commenting on a great post...

Hi all! Two great links for you today... and a big wish for all: lovely card found on the print+pattern blog You can find on my flickr photostream "12 things i wish for Christmas", right here. What's on YOUR wishlist? Please don't miss this decor8 post and its many comments. They are all lovely and interesting in many ways. Here's what I had to say about it: Beautymist commented: December 18th, 2009 at 12:35 pm Hi! Lovely and inspirational comments from everyone. Thanks for sharing! I do relate to... [Lire la suite]
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01 décembre 2009

Good News and Winks

Hello Lovelies ! amazing dyptich by Neville Trickett Wanna know what lovely things I found all over the Internet this week-end? I got some awesome links for you guys! First a little update about me... I've spent a lovely Sunday in the countryside and created a set on Flickr for you to enjoy it! See it all here. Aaaah, la France! Second, Neville Trickett is out of his 'blog withdrawal syndrom' as he calls it and ended his Saint Verde Digest hiatus. He's blogging again, yeah! This is really good news! And December... is it... [Lire la suite]
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24 novembre 2009

Great Etsy Finds & Etching

Hello Lovelies, A beautiful address rubber stamp by "foryoo" on Etsy. I ordered one with my own name and address. I've been doing quite a lot of Etsy shopping for this upcoming Christmas and the parcels have started to arrive. I'm thrilled with the good quality and the great prices I find at my fave sellers' shops!Some of them include Anna Cote, who makes beautiful gocco-printed calendars, Sandy from the foryoo shop, from which I ordered a Unique Tree Custom Rubber Address Stamp, Pearl who runs the Maya&Ruhi shop and... [Lire la suite]
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18 novembre 2009

The Art of Collecting

hello! Love to collect similar items? Group them in bunches and learn the beautiful art of the display. Here are a few examples, including mine. This post is inspired today by the Flickr group "Poppytalk Collectors". First, a lovely example by Sarah Ahearn: I also love these Venetian vases, by Stephen Tuck: And finally, my books about tea: Enjoy! _Beautymist.
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29 octobre 2009

Nicola Cerini's Designs

Nicola Cerini's Designs ; http://www.nicolacerini.com/products/rugs.php The "Seed Pod" Design Rug I love those lifestyle shot featuring Nicola Cerini's rugs (sold only in Australia, alas...) Don't you love them too ?Beautymist
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26 octobre 2009

Beautiful Type by Jessica H.

Hello!   love Jessica's project! She's a designer and typographer, and offers a daily cap, or "illustrative initial" (like the "I" at the beginning of this sentence) everyday. And she kindly shares her efforts with her readers. Check out "Daily Drop Cap"! ebsite : http://dailydropcap.com/ enjoy! -Beautymist
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08 septembre 2009

Today I Love...

...this quiet, lovely and almost wabi-sabi vignette by stylist/interior designer Phoebe Howard. Phoebe is a master of muted colors... and she has a blog and a website quite worth the look! Don' miss this interview either! enjoy!-Beautymist
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31 août 2009

i love lists too!

Hello Lovelies! Just like some nice girls on the blogosphere, I like to make lists. I was first inspired to do so by French writer Georges Perec, then by hulaseventy on the Net. So here goes: 1. Simplicity I discovered a great new blog on Voluntary Simplicity. 2. Tea I wanna have "Tea with Neville Trickett"...soon! 3. Photography I love the work of Tricia McKellar, discovered thanks to the PoppyTalk Hanmade Market! 4. A Small Space a beautiful and minimalist small space featured at MCM : ... [Lire la suite]
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