Can’t Get Enough: Silhouettes

This endearing tradition really speaks to me.
To my eyes, a silhouette, appears to be modern and vintage all at once.
{With a little bit of mystery thrown in for good measure!}

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  1. Ohh I love silhouettes! My mom has adorable ones of my sister and I. Maybe I'll try to snag those for my own home 🙂

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  2. pve design wrote:

    My Mom has all 7 of us (silhouette head charms) plus a boat load of
    grandkids too on a necklace, it was a bracelet but wore her wrist out!
    We have a huge family-

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  3. Love. And I adore every single thing about that second room.

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  4. What a fantastic array of images! I especially liked the powderroom wallpaper.

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  5. I fell in love with silhouettes as a little girl when my mother had mine and my sisters' done at Disneyland. When my kids were small I had theirs done at the Magic Kingdom. Since then I've had my grandkids done at, you guessed it, the Magic Kingdom.

    Thanks so much for stopping by my blog and saying hello. Please come again soon. You're welcome anytime. I know I'll be stopping by to see what you're up to.

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  6. Marija wrote:

    I've always had plans to use silhouettes somewhere – anywhere. I love them! And this is a terrific compilation. The one with the plaid dress? Why didn't I think of that?! I love what you're doing here and I will be back! Marija

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  7. I love silhouettes. Your images are really beautiful. The dog is my favorite. Hope you have a great week.

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  8. Terrific images – love your thought they are are both vintage & modern. The plaid interpretations are so creative!

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