Wednesday, March 21, 2012

5 lovely things {the peak of tres chic}

Hello lovelies! I'm thrilled to introduce you to Sam from The Peak of Tres Chic, who is sharing her 5 Lovely Things today! Sam's blog is always an inspiring read + I love her Boudoir of the Day series where she features the most glamorous bedrooms - do stop by + say hello!

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Bonjour, Little Bits of Lovely readers!  It's Sam, editor of The Peak of Tres Chic.  I am thrilled to be here posting on Rachel's blog.  She has the best taste and I can't help but love that she is an Aussie- just like my boyfriend!  There are so many things in life that inspire me, so choosing just 5 is quite a challenge.  But here is my best attempt...

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{one} Travel -- Travel is such an important part of my life and the woman I have become.  I was fortunate enough to travel internationally with my family growing up.  Seeing the world has helped broaden my perspective and generally made me a more passionate person.  

{two} Music -- Music is a large part of my life as well.  I love discovering new bands and going to concerts and music festivals.  It's amazing how a particular song can remind you of a time in your life, a person, or an event.  There is such strong emotion tied to music.

{three} Fresh Blooms -- Nothing brightens up my day like flowers.  I like to pick up a fresh bouquet for my kitchen once a week.  It gives life to my whole house!  Although I do not have a backyard or a space for a garden at my current home, I would love to have a little garden some day!

{four} / {five} Pretty Shelves + Vanities -- Well-designed shelves and vanities are one of my favorite elements in a home.  It can be hard to combine just the right amount of color, texture, and shape to make them look pretty rather than disorganized or busy.  I also love that they can provide a vignette that tells a story about the decorator.  Often times there are framed pictures, trinkets picked up along vacations or discovered at flea markets.

I hope you enjoyed my 5 lovely things!  Rachel, thank you so much for having me over. I hope you will stop by the The Peak of Tres Chic and say "Hi!"

9 comments:

  1. Love Sam and love all of her picks! Travel and blooms...so agree! :)

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  2. just lovely...a beautiful and inspirational post x

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  3. That vanity is beautiful!

    Lovely post :)

    Laura xo

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  4. Great things to love! Thanks for sharing this with your readers! Not sure if I would jump like that but, I think you're amazing for doing it!!!

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  5. I would love t have a garden too!

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  6. What a lovely guest post! Thank you for the introduction, Rachel. I love travelling too (aren't the short trips or the one-day getaways during the week the best?) and there is nothing like a bunch of fresh flowers to brighten up your home and your day.
    Ada

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  7. Ohhhhhh so fun! Lovely guest post! I'm going to stop over to The Peak of Tres Chic now! xoxo A-

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  8. Thank you for the introduction to this lovely lady and her idea of the Boudoir of the Day is so original!

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