The Missadventures of a Wordsmith

“Hate is not the opposite of love; apathy is.”

—   Rollo May (via wordsnquotes)

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ephemeral-elegance:

Wedding Dress and Hair Comb, 1967

Oscar de la Renta

via The Met

Another look at a most lovely gown…

stereoculturesociety:

CultureCOUTURE: Oscar de la Renta *Tribute* (1932-2014)

Farewell to one of the greatest designers of the 20th century.

mypaperplane:

RIP on We Heart It.
omgthatdress:

Wedding Dress
Oscar de la Renta, 1967
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Lovely!!!

omgthatdress:

Wedding Dress

Oscar de la Renta, 1967

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Lovely!!!

velvetrunway:

RIP Oscar de la Renta (FW13)

Exquisitely beautiful and oh-so-Gothy-elegant!!!

velvetrunway:

RIP Oscar de la Renta (FW13)

Exquisitely beautiful and oh-so-Gothy-elegant!!!

kateoplis:

Goodnight, Oscar

“Fashion is about dressing according to what’s fashionable. Style is more about being yourself.”

—   Oscar de la Renta *Dressed (via glamour)

“Never, ever confuse what happens on a runway with fashion. A runway is spectacle. It’s only fashion when a woman puts it on. Being well dressed hasn’t much to do with having good clothes. It’s a question of good balance and good common sense.”

—   Oscar de la Renta *Dressed (via glamour)

What's up with comma splices?

theyuniversity:

A comma splice is a grammar error that is created by joining two independent clauses (complete sentences) with a comma. It is one of the most common grammar mistakes; if you pay attention, you’ll encounter dozens of them each day.

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Since we have two complete sentences, we would…

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“A failure is not always a mistake, it may simply be the best one can do under the circumstances. The real mistake is to stop trying.”

—   B.F. Skinner (via wordsnquotes)

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lego-minifigures:

Goth Girl by InkBlotPhoto

Wonder where to get them and how easy would it be to find them…

lego-minifigures:

Goth Girl by InkBlotPhoto

Wonder where to get them and how easy would it be to find them…

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