the ugly earring

ug‧ly [uhg-lee] offensive to the sense of beauty; displeasing in appearance

Tag: simone de beauvoir

to age

“…we can say first of all that to age is an organic phenomenon.”

simone de beauvoir’s interview on the coming of age
(photo of gitte lee: here and more)


blood oranges


31m        71m

(Chanel Resort 2010 Collection)


de beauvoir’s turban

“On the day when it will be possible for woman to love not in her weakness but in strength, not to escape herself but to find herself, not to abase herself but to assert herself –on that day love will become for her…a source of life.”

–simone de beauvoir “the second sex”

(photo from the sart)