✨Raven Tao✨

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Eccentric geek . corset lover . victoriana . media life suiː ɡɛnɛris 💕sparkles, lace + belle époque 😍
Founder & creative director @PearlsAndArsenic 👑


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The Traveller - James Tissot, 1883 - 1885. 
Jacques Joseph Tissot (French: [tiso]; 15 October 1836 – 8 August 1902), Anglicized as James Tissot (/ˈtɪsoʊ/), was a French painter and illustrator. He was a successful painter of Paris society before moving to London in 1871. He became famous as a genre painter of fashionably dressed women shown in various scenes of everyday life.
YUMMYYYY 💎 So obsessed with blues right now. 😂 Blue diamonds are extremely rare, among the rarest colors in the color diamond family. 😍❤️🤤 Video by @jewelry_goals : 14.18 carat fancy blue diamond with diamond border... at @Sothebys
Thank you @kinesiologyasia for guiding my steps towards joy over these years. 😊❤️ “The wise man does not lay up his own treasures. The more he gives to others, the more he has for his own.” ~Lao Tzu
Big bold blues to reflect extraordinary things ahead... whatever they may be. 💎

The Oppenheimer Blue is a 14.62-carat (2.924 g) vivid blue diamond. The diamond was named for its previous owner Philip Oppenheimer. It is cut into a rectangle (emerald cut). The Oppenheimer Blue is the largest fancy vivid blue diamond classified by the Gemological Institute of America ever sold at auction. 
Photo by @christiesinc
Reminder on my path...
Feeling the solace of beauty... 😍😍😍
Duff House was designed by William Adam and built between 1735 and 1740 for William Duff of Braco. 
This magnificent Georgian mansion contains a collection of important works from the National Galleries of Scotland and the Magdalene Sharpe Erskine Trust. 
The house and associated fishing temple and mausoleum are designated as Category A listed buildings.
Since 1995 Duff House has been part of the National Galleries of Scotland.

Photo by @banffshirecoast
Inspiration for me from my @kinesiologyasia session ❤️🙏🏼🔥
Glorious day! Looking forward to autumn health adventures eating @manafastslowfood, gaining strength and flexibility with @estelle_anhao pilates and wearing my gorgeous @karen_millen embroider victorian inspired tops more often... with deep burgundy hair by @kathyleehairdressing of course 😍
‘We shall find peace. We shall hear angels, we shall see the sky sparkling with diamonds.’
~ Anton Chekhov

Affirmation of today : “I trust in my guides, am in charge of my life and allow freedom into my life.”
‘Who can find a virtuous wife? For her worth is far above rubies. The heart of her husband safely trusts her; so he will have no lack of gain.’