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—Ralph Waldo Emerson
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—Words of 2014
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My name is Anne and I’ve been a lover of all things beautiful for a long time. I enjoy beautiful design, places, spaces, food, clothing - and until now that has been all contained in scribbles in my journal, magazine pages from my walls, pins on my Pinterest board, my instagram, and countless photos on my computer. I’ve been a life long designer, wanderer, explorer like people are lifelong learners.
And I’ve been holding it in… but today I am changing that.
I’ve decided I want to share my love of style with the world.
I want to bring wild fantasies into reality. The things we dream of in movies and in the pages of magazines - I want to capture them all. And bring them down to Earth into the simple, seemingly mundane decisions of life. The difference as clear as sending a gift card versus a box of Sprinkles cupcakes.
I want to help us all live out our crazy beautiful dreams through this blog - and make life a little better, a little more fun.
My hope is this place can be somewhere to inspire others to go the extra mile, pursue that one big passion, travel somewhere new, or discover new things to love.
Looking forward to sharing this adventure with you!