Margaret, Duchess of Argyll (1912-1993)    Photographed in her apartment at the Dorchester in 1981 by Tim Mercer.

dressing table, mirror and vanity - Margaret, Duchess of Argyll photographed in her apartment at the Dorchester in 1981 by Tim Mercer

Once again, we tip our hats to all of you amazingly talented folks who come over and join us each week! And, once again, we find it nearly impossible to pick out only a few to highlight. Before we jump into our Features from last week’s party, we have another copy-cat on our hands! Vanessa …

Welcome to Inspiration Friday No. 34

Make Your Own Chalk Paint Chalk is actually Calcium Carbonate -- available at the health food store. Plaster of Paris or whiting powder will also give you a similar look.

Diana Vreeland's vanity  (pin via Jasmine Chiu)  perfume bottles!

The bed, originally designed by Syrie Maugham, is reflected in a Louis XVI mirror over the dressing table. On the table are perfume bottles, family pictures and a photograph of Vreeland’s late husband in a red-lacquered frame.

The dressing table in the Duchess of Windsor's bedroom is a confection of pale blue silk moire

House of Windsor, Paris - The dressing table in the Duchess of Windsor's bedroom is a confection of pale blue silk moire

I'd never want to stop getting ready                                                                                                                                                                                 More

Chanel inspired - but how fun to have your name on the chair! I really like the chair the best here. I really want this Chanel chair in my walk in and vanity area.

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