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Simplicity and Happiness via Vogue Mexico February 2016

“The most simple things can bring the most happiness.” Izabella Scorupco Vogue Mexico February 2016 Is it true that the simplest things can bring happiness? I was reminded of simplicity and happiness when I saw this stunning editorial fro...
by Chic 'n Cheap Living on Apr 4, 2016

Photo Love {Inspiration}: Gravity Zero Portraits by Tlex Photogaphy

“Gravity is a habit that is hard to shake off.” ― Terry Pratchett, Small Gods I loved the ethereal feel of these gravity zero photos by Tlex Photography. These models are simply defying gravity and floating through the air.  While the settin...
by Chic 'n Cheap Living on Mar 28, 2016

Photo Love {Inspiration}: Collecting shells at the beach via Marie Claire Australia December 2015

“One cannot collect all the beautiful shells on the beach.” Anne Spencer Marie Claire Australia December 2015 What do you like to do at the beach? One of my favorite activities at the beach is to collect beautiful seashells.  I love digg...
by Chic 'n Cheap Living on Jan 11, 2016

Photo Love {Inspiration}: Making Life Simple

“Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated.” Confucius What was life like in your city years ago? I saw these photos of everyday life in New York City in the 1950s and was instantly brought to an age of simplicity.  T...
by Chic 'n Cheap Living on Jan 6, 2016

Photo Love {Inspiration}: More Glamour via Glamour Italy January 2016

“I’m always in favor of more glamour. I embarrass my children, I think. I am the lady in feathers in the car pool line.” Mia Sara Glamour Italy January 2016 Would you opt for more glamour or less glamour? I’d rather dress up,...
by Chic 'n Cheap Living on Dec 28, 2015

Photo Love {Inspiration}: Love and Beautiful Things via Kate Moss for Vogue Italia December 2015

“Things are beautiful if you love them.” Jean Anouilh Vogue Italia December 2015 Do you have some beautiful things in your life that others may not consider beautiful? Perhaps it’s an old, tattered, but comfortable blanket.  Maybe...
by Chic 'n Cheap Living on Dec 21, 2015

Photo Love {Inspiration}: Beauty in the unexpected via Tim Walker for Vogue Italia December 2015

“In chess one cannot control everything. Sometimes a game takes an unexpected turn, in which beauty begins to emerge. Both players are always instrumental in this.” Vladimir Kramnik Vogue Italia December 2015 What are some of the unexpect...
by Chic 'n Cheap Living on Dec 14, 2015

Photo Love {Inspiration}: Natural flow via Eva Longoria for In Style August 2015

Life is a series of natural and spontaneous changes. Don’t resist them – that only creates sorrow. Let reality be reality. Let things flow naturally forward in whatever way they like. Lao Tzu In Style August 2015 Are you a planner or a fr...
by Chic 'n Cheap Living on Oct 26, 2015

Photo Love {Inspiration}: Flaunting it via Mindy Kaling for In Style June 2015

“I will leave you with one last piece of advice, which is: If you’ve got it, flaunt it. And if you don’t got it? Flaunt it. ’Cause what are we even doing here if we’re not flaunting it?” ― Mindy Kaling, Why Not Me? In Style June 2015...
by Chic 'n Cheap Living on Oct 19, 2015

Photo Love {Inspiration}: Sensuality and music via Nicole Kidman for Interview Magazine October 2015

“Music is mediator between spiritual and sensual life.” Ludwig van Beethoven Interview Magazine October 2015 How does music play a role in your life? I was struck by this quote and how it depicts the versatility of music – it can br...
by Chic 'n Cheap Living on Oct 12, 2015

Photo Love {Inspiration}: Movement via Claudia Schiffer for Harpers Bazaar Chile July 2015

“In the midst of movement and chaos, keep stillness inside of you.” Deepak Chopra Harpers’ Bazaar Chile July 2015 How are things moving in your life right now? I saw this editorial of Claudia Schiffer in Harper’s Bazaar Chile...
by Chic 'n Cheap Living on Aug 3, 2015

Photo Love {Inspiration}: Soft heart via Mia Gruenwald

“Have a strong mind and a soft heart.” Anthony J. D’Angelo   Harper’s Bazaar Germany August 2015 Are you demanding? I’ll fully admit that I am pretty picky about a few (not all!) things.  I like things to be done i...
by Chic 'n Cheap Living on Jul 27, 2015

Photo Love {Inspiration}: Living Experiences via Vogue July 2015

“You cannot create experience.  You must undergo it.” Albert Camus Vogue July 2015 Is there something you have longed to do for some time? I’ve wanted to be involved in fashion or beauty for some time.  While I’ve always exe...
by Chic 'n Cheap Living on Jul 17, 2015

Photo Love {Inspiration}: Dreams and Courage via Karen Elson for UK Vogue May 2015

“All of our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them.” Walt Disney UK Vogue May 2015 What are some of your dreams? I used to dream of being a singer or actress when I was a child.  I was a member of various choirs thro...
by Chic 'n Cheap Living on Jun 22, 2015

Photo Love {Inspiration}: Pristine Morocco via Elle Germany May 2015

“Morocco as it is is a very fine place spoiled by civilization.” Richard H. Davis Elle Germany May 2015 What are some of the places on your travel bucket list? I definitely want to visit a few countries in the Middle East as well as Afric...
by Chic 'n Cheap Living on Jun 15, 2015

Photo Love {Inspiration}: Dance and hear the music via Karen Elson for Vogue Italia April 2015

“And those who were seen dancing were thought to be insane by those who could not hear the music.” Friedrich Nietzsche Vogue Italia April 2015 What dances do you like? I’m not much of a dancer myself.  My husband is actually a pret...
by Chic 'n Cheap Living on May 11, 2015

Photo Love {Inspiration): Painting Dreams

“I dream my painting and then I paint my dream.” – Vincent Van Gogh I’ve always had such a great appreciation for artists of every kind. If only I could create the lighting and colors of a summer day the way Renoir could captu...
by Chic 'n Cheap Living on May 4, 2015

Photo Love {Inspiration}: Enough Sleep via Elle Mexico May 2013

“Happiness consists in getting enough sleep. Just that, nothing more.” ” Robert A. Heinlein (Starship Troopers) Elle Mexico May 2013 Let’s talk about sleep today, Monday, our favorite day of the week (ha!) Do you get enough slee...
by Chic 'n Cheap Living on Mar 30, 2015

Photo Love {Inspiration}: Fantasies transforming realities via Aldus Bakhtiozina

“If one is lucky, a solitary fantasy can totally transform one million realities.” Maya Angelou What are some of your fantasies? I saw these photographs by Aldus Bakhtiozina and immediately thought that they had a wonderful fantastical f...
by Chic 'n Cheap Living on Mar 23, 2015

Photo Love {Inspiration}: Aging via Iris Apfel and Karlie Kloss for Kate Spade Spring 2015

“Age is an issue of mind over matter.  If you don’t mind, it doesn’t matter.” - Mark Twain Kate Spade How comfortable are you with your age? I’m pretty comfortable with my age.  After all any wonderful things happened...
by Chic 'n Cheap Living on Mar 16, 2015


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