Sunday, April 1, 2012

In the Morning

(Elle and the Sea crochet dress, Jewelmint/Lowluv/Mango rings)

I'm a total sucker for those gloomy NYC weekend mornings, when it's just about to rain. The smell of my coffee machine mixed with rain makes me gahhh, so happy. But most of all, I love waking up to the lovely mom and sister! Having family in town can sometimes be a total disaster, but we've been enjoying each others company more and more now that we don't see each other as often. We made eggs for breakfast and lazed around my place, before walking to Central Park. Sunday's can't get any better, no? Before heading out, Dylana snapped these photos of me by my bed. I was wearing nothing but one super cute, black crocheted number. I love how this piece can be dark and edgy one minute, and totally Spring appropriate the next. And TA-DAAAAA, my apartment is slowly coming together! I'm personalizing it daily...coming across with old Polaroids and cards that make me crack up every time I look at them. That's of course before I go a little crazy with the double stick tape and start pinning things to the brick wall. I'm looking to get some of my antique paintings up soon! Slowly but surely!

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87 comments:

Lizzie said...

Such a beautiful dress, I <3 the sleeves.

Yay for good times with the fam!

xo
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Double-Concept said...

i love your style...you are very beautiful!!

Stephanie said...

Incredible dress. these photos are beautiful

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.Tinacious Me. said...

gorgeous dress! love these photos!
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lucia m said...

great dress!!

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Monse Fuentes said...

beautiful pictures and stunning dress!!


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Aleen said...

I LOVE your brick way! Beautiful jewellery x

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BERTHA NATASHA said...

Your apartment looked cozy, Nat ;)

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Chelsea Lane said...

so so cute!

xoxo

Jo said...

I love that dress! <3


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Rebecca said...

you're wearing a lot of black lately but you do it in such a cool and youthful way. It's never boringgg!! :)

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Georgiana xx said...

Beautiful dress & photo's. I'm just beginning to decorate my first apartment and it is a slow process but I'm loving it! Hope you are as well xx

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Shandrese/Natalia said...

nice room...nice rings :P
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Katie's Bliss said...

Love the back detail on your dress! Great shots Natalie!

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fickle sense said...

Your apartment looks stunning, please post when it starts coming together. Glad you have you fam with you, there's nothing more important xxxx

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pinkmate said...

great photos Natalie!

Vanessa

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Angela said...

I adore this post, it's gorgeous.

WearAbouts said...

can't wait to see your finished apartment! The crochet detailing on that is fantastic <3
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Aubrey and Melissa said...

AMAZING dress. The deconstructed detailing is so interesting. Great photos as well, they are different from the typical blogger photo which is kind of interesting.

The Fancy Teacup said...

Gorgeous dress, gorgeous girl! Weekends with the family that you haven't seen for awhile are definitely worth savoring.

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Julie Khuu said...

Oh how fun! It's always nice to have the fambam in town..especially when they live far away! Don't even get me started on what to do when they live right down the street! hahaha

Lovely look Nat! Can't wait to see how the apt develops!

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Michelleesque said...

Gorgeous dress! Can't wait to see your apartment! :)

Sarah said...

beautiful photos as always. this post made me smile :) all good things.

monkeyshines ♥ said...

gorgeous rings!

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Natali said...

That first photo is just gorgeous!! Love how feminine and sensual it is. It must be so nice to see your place getting more and more "personalized'". It's very important to feel at home when you're at home :)))

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christine donee said...

LOVE it.

THE WIND OF INSPIRATION said...

Love the pics! Amazing rings, too! :)

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Dasha Gold said...

Love the pictures babe!

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Maddie said...

That dress is to die for! Love it!

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Rocío said...

Wow! I love these photos, they are so special! The dress is amazing! xoxo

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Shelly said...

I think you will be a perfect actress, your post are such a short movie! Beautiful dress btw.. :)

xx

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Sabrina T. said...

love all these rings!!

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fashiongossipmk said...

Amazing dress!! I love it!!
K.

Raspberry and Rouge said...

Exciting times!! I wish I could say the same of being in NYC... Lucky gal! XO Rebecca

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-Katya- said...

Lovely dress. i also love the look of your apartment.

C.A.R. said...

this is super pretty! :)

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Bohemian said...

Your dress looks great! x

francisdodson said...

Gorgeous as always! Absolutely in love with this outfit - the dress and those RINGS! Ahh perfect x

Malu S♥ said...

Gorgeous dress! ♥I love the ring too!
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Becky said...

such a cool dres!!

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Mica said...

Beautiful dress - and really nice pics! :) Enjoy your time with your family :)


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Kalina said...

you look beautiful! dress is stunning!

eDina said...

stunning dress!

FashionFlirt said...

Great dress and your rings are amazing!!

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Manon said...

Love your dress ! These pics are amazing ! Congrats to Dylana !

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la vie quotidienne said...

Beautiful sleeves dress!
Amazing pics!

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madzia said...

nice pics ;)

Lischen said...

You look so gorgeous!
I love your rings!!

xxx

Yessica said...

Nice dress! =D

Shaz said...

Love the dress and the way you store your jewellery.

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sweet harvest moon said...

Great pictures!

the chilicool said...

So beautiful! The pics are amazing and the dress is simply gorgeous!

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Mia said...

wow i love what i can see of your apartment, that brick wall is AMAZING and so NYC somehow :D


love the dress as well :)


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Emily said...

Rings on Rings... LOVE.

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Shewantstomove said...

Absolutly I love your style and your blog!
:)

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Dandy-Doll said...

Beautiful dress and accessorizes :) gorgious as usual :)
I love this morning atmosphere

xoxo

Mónica - Mes Voyages à Paris said...

Wow I love the dress!
xoxo
M.

Veronica said...

agreed :) nothing better than having family around!

Nathalie St-Pierre Roths said...

Love the details of your dress. I especially love the close-up photo (third one) with all the dress/rings/hair details. Gorgeous!

Hfianu said...

Loving the dress and your rings! xoxo

Andrea said...

wonderful rings <3

bravegrrl said...

absolutely gorgeous grrl!

DEA said...

Beautiful details: clever and black - works every time!
xxx

Ms.Fashionista said...

Gorgeous dress and the sleeves are stunning. Your rings really add that sparkle I think a dark outfit like this needs. When your apartment is all ready I would love to see a post on it!

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xo

Alice said...

can`t wait to see the paintings! i love adding a vibe of art to my homespace too it always looks more indiviual

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Sophie said...

Such a chic look - I adore your blog!


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Vicki said...

lovely dress, your appartment looks really nice! xx

Katia said...

I love these photos :) Great dress!

SAMANTHA said...

very cool shots, and mornings like that are the best! x



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Irina said...

great style!!

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Stephanie said...

Rainy mornings make me happy too :)!
That dress is gorgeous in it's simplicity.

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Estherina said...

Lovely shoes!

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his little Lady said...

oh goodness, that exposed brick wall! i'm swooning! you are absolutely stunning girl, even in the morning. can't wait to see the rest of your little place and how you decore it ;)
xo TJ

Yuli Conversations said...

love your look and your room!

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FASHIONFED said...

Very gorgeous crochet dress!

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Kristen said...

your hair looks gorgeous, and i am loving your rings but i have to say just the idea of waking up in some brick-walled nyc apartment is making me so jealous right now! haha

Dale Janeé said...

Gorgeous pics, I love that dress and your apt is so cool. Love the brick!

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Julia said...

Amazing dress!!!

Sofia said...

so sweet
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Bella Harris said...

Those rings!! LOVE IT :)

xoxo

red city said...

cool

Ingrid St. James said...

I love the setting...the wall contrast...the jewelry hanging... the photos on the wall...everything!!

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JO said...

Love the brick wall! and your ringss, I always love your rings ♡

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lifeisamaze said...

Amazing photos !

Beatrycze said...

Pretty rings.

Mia said...

Nice idea for a post. Love the pics.

XX,

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Eva said...

Stunning dress!

Eva x

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