giovedì 18 ottobre 2012

Lace, silk and nostalgia

C'è qualcosa di terribilimente attraente nei vestiti e negli oggetti antichi.

There is something deadly attractive in some old objects and clothes.

Dresses, 1900 (Source)

I pizzi antichi, i vecchi libri e ...

Old lace, books and ...

... i piccoli gioielli ...

... small jewels ...

... sono vestigia di epoche svanite, tracce di persone dimenticate.

... are vestiges of vanished times, traces of fogotten people.

Smiling Victorian Lady (Source)

Indossare qualcosa che ha più di cento anni dona sensazioni difficilmente descrivibili.
Ammirazione, curiosità, nostalgia.

To wear something that is over hundread years old gives rises feelings that are difficul to describe.
Wonder, curiosity, nostalgia.

3 commenti:

  1. Complimenti, bellissime foto. Sono d'accordo, indossare qualcosa di così antico trasmette tanta meraviglia!!!

  2. Oh, these are GORGEOUS...
    You are right. It must be how it seemed like so much attention was taken to the details, and how these items have withstood the test of time.
    Great pictures!

    I am new to your blog, and I love it!!! :)


  3. Dearest Marina,
    Incredible piece of vintage lace with silk. You wear it so beautifully. Treasure a piece like that...

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