Thursday, May 3, 2012

A Beautiful Mind

(photos by Nadia)

It was such a dreary, off day (we all have them), and so first thing I did was hop on the train to Williamsburg for a quick visit to Nadia's. That girl makes everything better! Lying around were these beautiful flowers in her room. We were basically just chatting on her bed as she snapped these photos of me. I was laughing by the end of my visit. What was once a gloomy, rainy day in NYC, immediately turned into something beautiful. She's a genius.

Also, I just came home late, checked my emails, and was sent this gorgeous song by Broken Fences, written just for me... it's called "Natalie," and I honestly cried when I heard it. It's one of the best gifts I've ever received. I hope you like it as much as I do. 

Song of the Day: "Natalie" by Broken Fences

There are too many beautiful minds out there to go unnoticed.

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86 comments:

Jenna Hughes said...

new banner photo alert! soooo gorgeous :)

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Kathleen said...

these photos are dreeeamy, gorgeous girl! every one of them is like art, Nadia's so talented! and woww, even more amazingness that song!! depicts you perfectly - adore their music too, such a great inspiring post! <3

<3,
Kathleen

Mallory said...

You look beautiful, I love that third photo <3

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VALERIE WANG said...

these photos are so breath-taking!!!!<3


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xxxx

monkeyshines ♥ said...

beautiful photos!

Bises,
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Nathalie St-Pierre Roths said...

Great photos and great song (the gift you had).

Nathalie S. Roths
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Shandrese/Natalia said...

Ahhh!! These photos are so beautiful!! So inspiring :)

~Shandrese
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Luna S said...

the grain on these are so gorgeous! you look stunning x


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Aubrey and Melissa said...

Beautiful photos, very artistic and ethereal.

Chelsea Elizabeth. said...

These pictures are incredible! You are so beautiful. And what an amazing gift!

<3Chelsea Elizabeth

rebelrousher said...

Absolutely love these photos! So pretty Natalie :)

xx
Kat
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THE WIND OF INSPIRATION said...

Beautiful pics! Love the post!

xo Victoria,
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Francesca C said...

very nice pictures!!
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tini-tani said...

Третье фото нравится.

Danielle Payton said...

Wow, these photos are beautiful. I really love the last double exposure, especially the film grain!

FashionFlirt said...

cute photos, love them! xx

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Sausan Hanifah said...

love ur photos, u're so beautiful ;)



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Eva said...

Great Photos! You're stunning!

Eva x

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Natali said...

Last photo is so artsy and beautiful!

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Georgiana xx said...

Beautiful photos! You are absolutely stunning! Amazing photography!
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RHODA said...

such pretty pictures!

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Stefania B. said...

beautiful photos! beautiful as always.

Bad Joan said...

Beautiful pictures!

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Domonique Wilson said...

What a great way to spend a rainy day :) Also cannot believe you had a little song wrote about you...wow!It's very sweet!

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x

marie said...

beautiful photography!

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umi said...

wonderful photos!!!LOVE it!

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Christine said...

Fantastic photos! I absolutely LOVE the first black and white pic. Gorgeous!

Christine
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Le FreakS said...

beautiful pics and the song is really touching!

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ResistMeNot said...

These are beautiful pictures and I am glad you spent a nice day! :)

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Lisa LaTroisième said...

Cool pics!!!

Autumn said...

Awesome photos. And I adore the song!!! I'm going to listen to it again and again and again. :) Its really beautiful

~Autumn

Fabrizia said...

Love the concept behind these pics!

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His Little Lady said...

yay for sisters making everything better! and these photos are absolutely beautiful!
xo TJ

eDina said...

wow these are really edgy photos, love them!

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Evi said...

Great photoshoot! You look gorgeous!

Evi xoxo

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Christina Wonsbeck said...

The best thing is friends who make you smile :)

Joana said...

The song is amazing. Can't believe someone wrote you a song (with your name and all!) Not that you don't deserve it, you just don't hear of it very often.

xo Joana

la vie quotidienne said...

You looks so beautiful in the third pic!! Amazing photos, so inspirational!

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Ekaterina said...

I like very much your blog!!

Mary said...

beautiful and diferent!
<3

Eda. said...

Such stunning photographs darling.

Eda ♥

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Mica said...

Those flower photos are gorgeous, what a great idea for pics :)


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MintJulep said...

I heard it this morning on your FB, and I cried as I heard it as well. Besides being a very haunting, beautiful song this must be the ultimate homage, tribute to ever receive from someone. You must really be a special kind of individual to touch lives the way you do, Natalie. Congratulations on that.
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Janneke said...

Love it, Natalie!

Chila said...

The last one is so beautiful <3

garde said...

love 1st and 3rd pics...
kisses
fran

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★ diyearte by L and S ★ said...

you are beautiful!!

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Ally,The Vintage Valley said...

these photos are gorgeous hun! xx Love it

ItsMeChelle said...

such a beautiful song made just for you! it's so calming and great pictures, lovely!

Everyone loves fashion said...

so cool :) tulips are my fav flowers!

Sumo said...

so dreamlike

JO said...

Beautiful pictures! Your friend sure does have a beautiful mind! You should frame them gorgeous xx

Shaz said...

I love the feeling I get from these pictures. Very virgin suicides. Dreamy is exactly the word I used to describe them.

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dimitri said...

These photos are so beautiful and very artistic. I really love it.
xx

Collections said...

These photos are great.

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Vasilieva said...

these pictures are stunning, you look amazing girl

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x

twocentseach said...

Amazing photos. they are so dreamy! xx

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Rosalinda Tjioe said...

Gorgeous shots <3 X

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Holy Diary said...

great shots and u guys are amazing!

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- said...

Perfect photos!

Marionetka Mody said...

amazing pictures! i love it

DIANA DYE said...

Wow first of all yea we all have those days, am glad your lovely friend cheered you on, and what better encouragement then a mini photo shoot! Am glad she snapped these pics they are sooooo lovely! And the song is extremely beautiful and captured you in the most amazing way , sometimes I feel envious of people with talent like them lol! But hey we need those people in the world to create magic, have a wonderful weekend!!!

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Jules said...

Nat boo! These are brilliantly beautiful! She captured such great photos.....

That Nadia- she's toooo talented! And you.. You're too beautiful!

Msx you guys both, love you!!
Xx

Sincerely
Jule

Lischen said...

Gorgeous!!

Lischen
xxx

Mathilde M. said...

Thank ! :)

Marie said...

These photos are just AMAZING!
xx

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Aleksa Marić said...

Great photos!

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Lesenviesdepauline said...

It's wonderful!

Lela said...

This is SO gorgeous. Props to Nadia!

Besos,
Lela
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Rafael Marques said...

You are gorgeous! I'm fascinated with you, with your beauty.

Kiss, Rafael.

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Ms.Fashionista said...

Omg is whoever took these shots professional and shooting for Vogue? Please say yes. You look absolutely stunning and so organic. The black and white looks amaze.

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xo

rococo berry said...

beautiful pictures! i love this romantic style!

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Elegantesque said...

Those photos are so inspiring !

Kisses

Hannah

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Anita said...

Lovely photos, your blog is so inspiring.
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songbird said...

this is so amazing!!!!this is why i love you and your blog so so much!

Seeking Style said...

Natalie, you are so gorgeous. You have such a natural beauty and grace!


xo Jennifer

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Reidodesign said...

These photo composites look amazing, and just the series in general, very inspiring.

Miss K said...

Beautiful photos!

Czmiel said...

lovely pictures!!!

Carolina Nana said...

great shots, i like!
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auxpaysdesmerveilles said...

Stunning photos, wow!

alice san said...

Gorgeous photo and hope you feel much better today! :) hehe:) and the song was amazing! that such a great gift ever! :)

katieanne said...

the beauty in these photos are of epic proportions.
so great!
xo
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Selene said...

YOU'RE SO BEAUTIFUL

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sheer and teacups said...

photos are amazing!