the winter gardens

Hello lovelies!

I went to the winter gardens yesterday for the first time in a while and it was amazing! The plants were gorgeous, I have included most of the below for you to have a look at.

I took these on an iPhone 5 and edited with VSCO.

What I’m wearing…

top, Zara

jeans, glassons

shoes, Nike Thea’s

backpack, fjallraven kanken backpack

enjoy xxx

 

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my new mood board & update

WALLIO1

 

hello again! long time no chit-chat aye!

I’m gonna start with a little update on the things I’ve been loving as of late! I have been so busy with school like everyone else in my age group so I can’t wait for them holidays!

R E A D I N G

The Tomorrow series by John Marsden. I’m on the sixth one which says that I am thoroughly enjoying this series. If you live in Ozzie or Kiwi land you will have a pretty good idea of the books I’m talking about!

L I S T E N I N G

I am loving the Rookie Podcast right now, it’s so good and so damn inspiring. Song wise I’m digging; the guardians of the galaxy soundtracks, Heard ‘Em say by Mr. Kanye West, Finesse (Hey Baby) by Flamingosis, Cool by Zac Villere, The Cool Kids by BVGER and Nana by Polo & pan. My Spotify is frankie..b so Y’all can see what I’m listening to!

 W A T C H I N G

Buzzfeed Unsolved… I’ve watched every single episode of all three series and of course the post-mortems.  I am very interested in crime and supernatural stories and if you are too give it a watch, it’s on YouTube!

 

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This monstrosity of an Inspiration wall was what I spent a good 75% of my weekend making. I went through about 20 BuzzFeed Unsolved episodes while cutting all these out. This is above my desk and is jammed packed with my favorite images from Tumblr and Pinterest.

I am really into plants, shadows, pinks, yellows, and organic looking things. I like to incorporate quotes, images, and illustrations. If I could insert Publisher files I totally would so you could pick the ones that you love and stick them all over your walls. I’ll work on it!

 

frankie.b

 

thanks so much for reading

xx frankie.b

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ive been shopping!

hello lovelies!

long time no see!

ahh, exams are over and i am totally ready for the summer holiday! yay! i feel that when it is exam time that’s all i talk and hear about! i am awfully sorry if you still have some to go! best of luck!

i spent some money and i thought i would show you what i got because i think it’s all pretty damn cute and lovely!

enjoy!

xxx frankie.b !

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01. mecca cosmetica nail polish – oh me oh my it’s navy and shiny and the packaging is beautiful! totally recommend as its lasts for ages on without a base or top coat!

02. rifle paper co pencil – oh yes i brought another one! this one is from iko-iko and it’s my fav! i have a trio of them!

03. patch – i went to the indie market at ASB showgrounds and i got it from a super cute store and i absolutely love it as it looks like the com des garcons heart!

04. cooper bulldog clip – from iko-iko again and i do have a little obsession with bulldog clips if that’s even possible?

05. ORE soy melts – oh lordy loo these smell like heaven! i popped them in my Scentsy warmer and my whole room smelled of blackberry and vanilla in 5 minutes!

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loving lately!

hello my lovelies!

nice to see you! happy saturday, i absolutely LOVE the weekends! i have almost reached 300 followers on Instagram,  when i do i will host a little giveaway with some red-seal tea! stay tuned for that!

here a few things i have been loving!

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flowers! especially this little bunch of wild flowers and herbs from my little garden!

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my new copper wire storage box which was only $8 from the warehouse! bargain!

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breakfast! i have been loving yummy muesli with yogurt and of course strawberries are back in season and i cannot get enough of them!

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my new self arrangement! loving my new pale pink plate from the brand spanking new adairs at sylvia park!

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collaging! i have been chopping things out of magazines  putting together little pages in my notebook! it is actually very therapeutic and it gets all the creative juices flowing!

what have you been loving?

xx frankie.b