30 January 2013

Inspired by : Pre-Raphaelite brotherhood


Todays Inspired by post is by one of my favourite art movements the pre-raphelites brotherhood, the deep velvety colours and floral patterns are a must in any Pre-Raphaelitet painting. I could talk about my love for their creations for hours, but I shan't bore you. They were the reason why I lived the bohemian lifestyle when I was at university down in cornwall, my best friend has the perfect Pre-Raphaelite look, long hair, she would always wear floral layers and we would paint for hours in our studio. I do love remembering those moments. I think I will always have an infinity with the art and the movement. The clothes are subtle versions of what kelly use to wear, its all about the deep colour and details.



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  1. I love this so much - I am completely obsessed with the Pre-Raphaelite movement! Just finished watching Desperate Romantics(not particularly accurate but lots of fun) but has definitely influenced my wardrobe! x x

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  2. I love the Pre-Raphaelites. I went to see the exhibition in London and found it so fascinating and inspiring, I really want to get back into painting now. I think how I draw and what I wear or how I style myself is influenced by them. Love the colar necklace.
    x

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  3. i looovvveee the Pre-Raphaelite movement!
    its all so beautiful, i did one of my photographic projects about it last year.
    i always wished i had hair as beautiful as theirs all long and auburn xxxx

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  4. This is such a gorgeous look. I wish I could pull it off. I'm pretty sure I have that top in purple & black already, but I don't remember seeing the pink!xx

    Charlotte
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  5. those trousers are really pretty, love the print! xx

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  6. Amazing post - I love the inspiration. x

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  7. ella how did you know that i've been lusting after that blue dress, it's so stunning!
    The pre raphelite movement is one of my all time favourites. I love love love desperate romantics <3
    xxx

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  8. This looks amazing. Those trousers are very pretty My blog

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  9. Beautiful, beautiful, beautifulness! I simply love the pre-raphaelites! And this outfit is perfectly fitted to to their style. If I wore these clothes I would simply float around like Ophelia! In a happy way though! Scattering petals! X

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  10. I love the Pre-Raphaelites, and what a great basis for an outfit inspiration post! :)

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