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Tribute to Frida Kahlo







Frida is one of my favourite painters and I could even call her my style icon. In everything she said or did, there was magic, strength and beauty. She is such such an immense source of inspiration...In her gaze, in her smile, in her hands, in her paintings, in her choice of clothes, in the way she styled her hair... her legendary hairdo...there was just so much grace in this women and she is amazing in every single way.

 "I used to think I was the strangest person in the world but then I thought there are so many people in the world, there must be someone just like me who feels bizarre and flawed in the same ways I do. I would imagine her, and imagine that she must be out there thinking of me, too. Well, I hope that if you are out there and read this and know that, yes, it’s true I’m here, and I’m just as strange as you." Frida Kahlo



" Don't lose too much weight. Stupid girls are always trying to disappear as revenge. And you are not stupid. You loved a man with more hands than a parade of beggars, and here you stand. Heart like a four-poster bed. Heart like a canvas. Heart leaking something so strong they can smell it in the street.” 
― Frida Kahlo

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  1. You're wonderful.. for the words that you give us, for your inspirations.. for everything. Your soul is a beautiful garden, my friend <3 Kisses and hugs!

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  2. Davvero bello questo post, una grande donna! Bacioni
    Fabiola

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  3. Che bella idea che hai avuto Ivana!!!!
    Bello questo look!!!!

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  4. Frida Kahlo is one of my favourite painters and a style icon, too. And you transfered her hair-do perfect and you look so beautiful with it, Ivana nošenje <3

    xx from Bavaria/Germany, Rena

    www.dressedwithsoul.blogspot.de

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  5. I love your pictures! That is a great post! :)

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  6. Super post, Frida je divna a i ti na ovim fotkama...ova frizura ti divno stoji...cesce utakni cvijet u kosu :-)

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  7. Odlično ti stoji cvijeće u kosi, i ja glasam da ga češće nosiš :))

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  8. HELLO DEAR ... !
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  9. Mi piace l'ispirazione e ti stanno molto bene!

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  10. oh my, it's really god you remembered about this talanted artist and simply astonishing woman. She is one of my favourite artists too! I consider Frida to be an incredibly amazing woman. Her painting so emotionally and spiritually colored, she created a huge misterious world inside of her own artworks. I must say you and Frida are very alike, you both have some same features) Thank You for sharing such a nice post!
    Have a happy time, dear Ivana!

    Alexandra
    www.svetusvet.com

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  11. Wonderful hair and photos :)

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  12. love the flowers in your hair!

    andrea-herinfinitevariety.blogspot.co.uk

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  13. love the beautiful hair accessory! xx. gigi. www.gigikkitchen.blogspot.com

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  14. Nice source for an outfit inspiration, I love your hair piece :)
    xx
    www.clothesandcamera.com

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  15. Frida was great and your hair is perfect. Have a nice day.

    http://www.fashiondenis.com/

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  16. What a beautiful tribute darling!! I love it!! ;-)
    xoxo
    Patricia

    http://misstoptenimage.blogspot.com

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  17. It's a wonderful tribute doll, adore it!! She's a favourite of mine too :)) xx

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  18. Ciao Ivana! E' anche una delle mie preferite! E tu sei molto carina, stai benissimo con i capelli così raccolti!:)

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  19. I love Frida, as an artist, a woman, a style icon and your tribute was great ;)

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