May 31, 2011

Sparkle and Shine

(Images via 1, 2, 3)


Hello, everyone! Welcome back from the long weekend!

For me, the last few days consisted of planting flowers and sprucing up the outside of my house, shopping around for a few things for the inside of the house (will share pictures very soon), and spending some much-needed time with my family. All in all, it was the most perfect holiday weekend one could ask for.

I was inspired by the sparkly nature of the photos above for today's post. One of my favorite recent finds is Society Social, created by Roxy of My Cup of Te. The SS motto, "live sparkly," inspired me to snap a few photos of some favorite sparklies in my own life.



{Coach bangles with metallic gold medallions}

{Twinkly drawer knob on my leopard painted accent table}

{Gold trim on a very glam clutch (I love that you can see my reflection on the left!)}

{Pretty chandelier earrings that I've loved since high school}

{Shiny packaging on some everyday makeup}

{Red lipstick is the essence of "living sparkly"}

 {Dainty little bow on a favorite bottle of perfume}

(All images taken and edited by me)




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Wishing you a lovely Tuesday!


Meghan said...

I absolutely adore those earrings! So pretty:)

Anonymous said...

Love the Coach bangles. Millie needs some sparkle... does she have a fancy collar? I bet she does! xo

Roxy Te said...

Julie, you are a doll! Thanks for the love, love :) p.s. May I borrow that clutch? So. fabulous.

Daily Cup of Couture said...

glad you had a fabulous weekend! a little sparkle is the perfect way to start off the week :)


{andthisiswhatshesaid} said...

loveee this! love you.

Leeann @ Join the Gossip said...

I love anything that sparkles!

Unknown said...

obviously i love all of these pretty pictures!!! xxxo


Sparkles are the perfect way to start the week! Oh and I just love that leopard table, sweetie. How fabulous is that?!?! Glad you had a nice weekend sprucing up the place :) xoxo

Glitterista said...

Wow, that clutch is absolute perfection. Hope you're having a great start to the week! XOXO

amy said...

The purse is beautiful. The light pinkish hue reminds me of a tulip in the garden.

It's nice to decorate and make the house a home... Love your blog!

hope to hear from you*!

Kori said...

Loving your coach bangles and oh that clutch! Great post today Julie..hope you had a great weekend friend! Kori xoxo

Unknown said...

I love your pictures of "sparkly" things in your life.

Can we ever have enough sparkles? I think not!!!!

Shine on, darling!!!
xoxo Elizabeth