13 August 2010

Other People's Blogs

TGIF the 13th, babies! And that also means another installment of cool stuff from other people's blogs!

(Remember, if you happen upon any cool things from other people's blogs that you think is worth mentioning, please send me a link at respecttheshoes(at)live(dot)com!)

♥  This picture is like a vignette from some uber-chic foreign film - except these are unrehearsed real people that just live like this - via The Sartorialist:


♥  I love pizza and I love breakfast. This looks like heaven on a platter - and something that needs to be cooked on the grill so I can make the BF do it?! Brilliant! via Adrianna at A Cozy Kitchen:


♥  This post was titled "Metropolitan Ballerina." I can't help but to agree - via Chiara at The Blonde Salad:


♥  Want to keep expanding your mind but don't have the time to make a big commitment? Visit Learn Something Every Day for a daily tidbit of random info:


♥  I'm a big fan of tattoos - I think they can be beautiful and expressive. I'm just too much of a chicken to want to commit to something permanent on my body - but this one is fantastic! via Tattoologist:


♥  Who else can create a cartoon persona of herself and then style her?! via Le monde de Tokyobanhbao:


♥  I would probably die if I wore these, but I love to stare at them - via Celine at The Shoe Girls' Blog:


And here are the cool contests of the week (I love that we are never short on these - you can never say that bloggers are not generous!):

♥  Keira from a pretty penny is giving away a Stella & Dot Uma Silk Wrap necklace. Contest ends this morning!

♥  Pamela from Ginger Girl is giving away a $25 gift card to your choice of Anthropologie, J. Crew, Target or Williams-Sonoma to celebrate her blogiversary. Contest ends tonight!

♥  Naomi from rockstar diaries is giving away an amelia necklace from elephantine. Contest ends August 13.

♥  Catherine and Mary Chris from pretty pleased are giving away your choice between several military-inspired jackets from Hallelu. Contest ends August 13.

♥  Susan from Peanut Petunia is giving away a $50 gift card to CSN Stores. Contest ends August 13.

♥  The Fashionable Housewife is giving away an Ellington Bella Tota Handbag worth almost $200. Contest ends August 15.

♥  Karrie from Hello Pretty is giving away a $50 gift card to Sephora. Contest ends August 15.

♥  Indiana from adored austin is giving away an Orient watch. Contest ends August 15.

♥  Lynzy from From Skirts to Skillets is giving away a gorgeous Oufi handbag. Contest ends August 16.

♥  Megan and Kristin from BonBon Rose Girls is giving away a $60 gift code to New London Pharmacy, a beauty products site. Contest ends August 17.

♥  Sara from You, Me & Anthropologie is giving away a $40 gift card to CSN Stores. Contest ends August 18.

♥  Marie from Lemondrop Vintage is giving away a mini library of styling books. Contest ends August 19.

♥  Lauren from Second City Style is giving 5 people a chance to win a year's supply each of their choice of Pantene Pro-V products collections. Contest ends August 21.

♥  Jamie from Thifty Threads is celebrating her birthday by giving her readers a present! She is giving away a gorgeous bracelet from Lord & Taylor and your choice of a $25 gift card from Anthropologie, Loft, Banana Republic, J. Crew or Nordstrom. Contest ends August 21.

♥  Marie from *** All Things Marie *** is giving away a Misikko Corioliss Classic Pro Flat Iron. Contest ends August 24.

♥  Sydney from Navigating Through the Quarterlife with a Smile and Open Arms is giving away a $50 gift card to Bed, Bath and Beyond. Contest ends August 28.

Remember to check back to last week's post - lots of those contests are still open!

19 comments:

  1. Oh I love that first photo Lisa... kinda like a snapshot of my everyday life. NOT!

    =)

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  2. What a REALLY cool post!! I love looking at photos and hearing about the "goings on" of other peoples blogs......love this!

    Have a great day!

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  3. Thank you for the mention, Lisa.

    Another thanks for the lasik post. Very informational and helpful :).

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  4. These are such fun posts! Off to check out your featured blogs.

    Have a fantastic weekend :)

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  5. I love these posts... especially that metropolitan ballerina one... totally beautiful way to wear gray!


    http://www.diyainherstilettos.com/

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  6. Love the pizza - think I'm gonna have to try that one! Yum!

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  7. I love the photography from some of those blogs!

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  8. Gotta love the blue shoes the man is sporting in the first pic! The polka dot shoes are crazy-props to her for being able to wear 'em!

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  9. Oh I had never heard of the Blond Salad! Thanks for sharing!! Her outfit is so fun... loving that skirt

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  10. Thanks for your sweet comment on my blog! I believe it's never to late to follow your dreams. I love your blog and this post is such a great shout out to fellow bloggers :). XOXO, Natalya

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  11. Thanks so much for featuring me in this list, Lisa! And thanks so much for entering my giveaway. Following by Google Reader definitely counts!

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  12. I love these posts. Sometimes I think the Sartorialist just picks strange people to photograph... but that one is gorgeous. Oooh, and the anime version of that girl is so cute.

    Melanie@UnravelledThreads

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  13. lisa i totally busted up at your carnie comment!! bahahahahah!!! about peed my pants. girls i had my bag practically wrapped around my damn head for fear of shoplifters!!

    hahahahaha!!

    this is gonna be living in the old brain all weekend!

    have a great one!
    carrie

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  14. Great picks. That cartoonist is amazing! :)

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  15. thank you so much for sharing all of these with us! :)

    <3, Mimi
    http://whatmimiwrites.blogspot.com/

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  16. Hi Lisa,

    I love this installment. And I am so very grateful that you visit my blog as often as you do.

    Respect the Shoes is my favorite blog. And you are my favorite Blogger.

    I almost pulled the trigger on Anthro's Babergh Dress today. I finally decided the fit issues were too confusing to risk tying up $200 while waiting for a Return Credit

    So I ordered something bigger and better. Something I often do when I am faced with disappointment.

    I also posted the my first outfit styling for the Graphical Dress.

    Thanks for the fun Blog Stuff.

    Love, Laura

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  17. Thanks for your comments, ladies! Glad you're enjoying this peek into some other people's blogs - there are so many cool ones out there!

    Laura - aw, thanks so much. I so appreciate you (and everyone else too!) taking the time to visit and read my little blog - it is really nice to get to know all the great gals I am meeting in blogland.

    I can't wait to see you in your Coral and Phlox coat! That is one of the items that I consider an Anthro collector's piece, because it is so much more than just a ruffly tee or striped skirt.

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  18. I'm too chicken for a tattoo right now and I'm scared of birds, but that photo has me dying for a feather tat!

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  19. Hiiii....

    Nice shoes. Here are some more shoes online for you. I like this. The ugg shoes are very much popular in USA. I rectly buy 5pairs of Ugg shoes from USA big shopping mall. There are no hidden costs and also no shipping charges included into it.

    Thanks
    Makayla Montgomery
    http://www.ugginbox.com/

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