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Guest Post: Birds of a Feather by the Fabulous Torie Jayne

Today we have a special treat. We are so thrilled to welcome Torie Jayne as a guest blogger! For those of you who haven’t meandered over to Torie’s blog make sure to run your fingers right over. It is seriously one of my favorite sites and is so pretty that it always provides a breath of inspiration. ~ Megan

Hello lovelies, this is Torie Jayne visiting the lovely BonBon Rose girls! I was all in a flutter as to what my post should be about and then it came to me… I would share with you my love of our feathered friends!

Over the past few years birds have been moving to fashion and interiors, from the flamboyant colourful flamingos and peacocks to the small, softly-coloured birds that you’re more likely to find in your back garden.

How wonderful are the pretty spring flowers and birds wall stickers, one of the hottest trends for walls at the moment. Then there’s the whimsical bird candle holders in white and chartreuse. Perfect for alfresco dining!

For a more subtle bird look there’s the coral and turquoise bird stud earrings and what better place to keep them than the branches of the bird scroll jewelery stand.

The birds in my bedroom at the bottom are delicate, pretty and vintage. There is the hand painted tin bird hanging in a bird cage atop my wardrobe, bird hooks on the wall where I hang all my pretties, and shimmery bird printed curtains.

Have a sweet day!

Spring flowers and birds mural sticker by Amazon
Spring flowers and birds mural stickers

Tree birds candle stand by The Balcony Gardener
Tree birds candle stand

Bird print dress by Monsoon
Bird print dress

Maxi dress in honey bird print
Maxi dress in honey bird print

Bird stud earrings by Lucky Brand
Bird stud earrings

Bird scroll jewelery stand
Bird scroll jewelery stand

Bird Cage!

Bird Hooks close up!

Bird print curtains

p.s. Kristin is guest posting at Miss Kriss’ blog today. She is about to take off for her wedding celebration. Please pop over there and congratulate her! Kristin is sharing memories from her big day as well as lots o’ wedding pics!

p.p.s. Have you all entered our embellished tee or hoodie giveaway?

  • Chic Therapy

    the floral dress is awesome

    May 11, 2010 at 6:06 am Reply
  • Laura Trevey

    LOVE this post… I am trying to find a sweet bird cage for my new office!

    xoxo Laura

    May 11, 2010 at 6:14 am Reply
  • beth

    Love that jewelry stand! Nice guest post! I will check out your blog, too!

    May 11, 2010 at 6:16 am Reply
  • MelRoXx

    love the floral dress! great post! x

    May 11, 2010 at 6:54 am Reply
  • Scientific Housewife

    I love birds as decoration and accessories, it's so fun and perfect for spring!

    May 11, 2010 at 6:55 am Reply
  • marian

    ahh these images with birdies makes me happy!
    xoxo
    marian.

    P.S congrats to Miss Kriss!

    May 11, 2010 at 7:10 am Reply
  • Audrey Allure

    Love the florals & birds mural stickers ๐Ÿ™‚

    May 11, 2010 at 7:41 am Reply
  • Pixie Dust

    Great blog <3
    I would like to invite you to my giveaway – you can win great makeup and accessories :)) Please check it out:

    http://fraupixiedust.blogspot.com/2010/05/my-first-giveaway-make-up.html

    May 11, 2010 at 7:42 am Reply
  • Miss Kriss

    That candle stand has my name written all over it! ๐Ÿ™‚ LOVE it! Actually, I love everything!

    And a special thanks to Kristin for guest blogging for me today as my life is absolutely crazy town right now! ๐Ÿ™‚

    Yaay! You guys are the best! ๐Ÿ™‚

    May 11, 2010 at 7:55 am Reply
  • Dancing Branflake

    This is such a fun post! I love everything you chose- so perfect for Spring. I'm about to head on over to you blog right now.

    May 11, 2010 at 8:02 am Reply
  • Luca Belotti

    Hey cool blog!
    Please visit my blog and tell me what you think about. I hope you'll be one of my followers.

    Bye LB

    http://lucabelotti.blogspot.com

    May 11, 2010 at 8:02 am Reply
  • I'maNolaGirl

    I love the wall stickers! They're perfect if you rent a place that doesn't allow you to paint. Look at all the color they add to that space!

    May 11, 2010 at 8:02 am Reply
  • nuheila

    Love the first dress,it's so beautiful!Thanks for sharing this with us.

    Nuheila

    May 11, 2010 at 8:19 am Reply
  • Style with Benefits

    fabulous idea for a post! i adore that maxi dress!

    and congrats to kristin!!

    xo, becs

    May 11, 2010 at 9:09 am Reply
  • Maddy

    Love the wall decals! Must get some for my apt! I've been dragging my feet on it!

    May 11, 2010 at 9:10 am Reply
  • Britt

    Lovin all the birdies!

    May 11, 2010 at 9:16 am Reply
  • Isabel

    i LOVE the bird print dress!

    Walk of Fashion

    May 11, 2010 at 9:18 am Reply
  • Hear Mum Roar

    I love the room with the green lounge! Such fabulous use of colour!

    May 11, 2010 at 9:22 am Reply
  • Mayhem and Moxie

    My 2 year old is the biggest an in the world of birds. She is loving this post as we sit side by side checking out the pictures. ๐Ÿ™‚

    Will definitely have to click my way over to this blog too. A recommendation from Megan is not to be missed.

    -Francesca

    May 11, 2010 at 9:27 am Reply
  • caroline @ patagonia gifts

    love the bird print dress! so cute! xo

    May 11, 2010 at 9:41 am Reply
  • Melanie

    The bird print tulip dress is GORG.

    Melanie@Unravelled Threads

    May 11, 2010 at 9:45 am Reply
  • Ms. Attitude

    I love the candle holders and that shower curtain is too cute!

    May 11, 2010 at 9:51 am Reply
  • Beth Dunn

    Love the candle stand! So pretty. xoox
    SC

    May 11, 2010 at 9:54 am Reply
  • shari @ little blue deer

    I am loving birds lately, too! Love the little hooks, I would love one of those in my house!

    May 11, 2010 at 9:54 am Reply
  • Forever Boho

    love the earrings and the dress!
    super cute =)

    peace & love
    http://www.foreverboho.com

    May 11, 2010 at 10:00 am Reply
  • Piper Jacquelyn

    Oh my goodness – that short dress is beyond cute! I love bird accented decor and fashion – definitely a trend I can get behind!

    May 11, 2010 at 10:02 am Reply
  • ACL

    I lovelovelove the jewelery stand!

    May 11, 2010 at 10:04 am Reply
  • Kristin Hjellegjerde

    Bird studded earrings YES!

    May 11, 2010 at 10:07 am Reply
  • Jacqueline

    Hi Megan and hi to my English buddy Torie Jayne.
    I am loving all of these things with birds on them. They are all gorgeous and, I can't get over how pretty the shower curtain is. Just lovely. I was lucky enough to win some bird in a cage earrings fom Federica at Sweet as a Candy so I am at the height of fashion !! XXXX

    May 11, 2010 at 10:27 am Reply
  • Jaime @ La vie...J'aime

    Cute post! I like the dress and earrings ๐Ÿ™‚

    May 11, 2010 at 10:30 am Reply
  • Katy Mary

    So pretty! I love all the birds shown here, they are great!

    May 11, 2010 at 10:35 am Reply
  • Kristen

    I LOVE that bird print dress, but I can't find it anywhere on the Monsoon website :-/ but I'm seriously smitten so I'm gonna have to get crafty with my searchin.

    Great Guest Post

    ~K

    May 11, 2010 at 10:37 am Reply
    • Torie Jayne

      @Kristen, The bird print dress from Monsoon, is back in stock now! Have a sweet day!

      July 17, 2010 at 4:31 am Reply
  • the joielala girls

    totally and completely in love with that first dress

    May 11, 2010 at 10:55 am Reply
  • Tights Lover

    Love the bird theme. The maxi dress is gorgeous.

    Great post!

    May 11, 2010 at 11:19 am Reply
  • Kellie

    Love that wall sticker! Checking it out now for the nursery! ๐Ÿ™‚

    May 11, 2010 at 11:25 am Reply
  • naomemandeflores

    I love Torie's blog, it's super cute!

    May 11, 2010 at 11:45 am Reply
  • carma

    the bird print dress is lovely ๐Ÿ™‚

    May 11, 2010 at 11:50 am Reply
  • Haute World

    Gorgeous post! I love the bird inspiration! The dresses and earrings are my favorites!

    May 11, 2010 at 11:57 am Reply
  • Pop Champagne

    the floral dress is great, and I love the wall decal!!

    May 11, 2010 at 12:33 pm Reply
  • The Zhush

    Loving the bird theme going on over here!

    May 11, 2010 at 1:29 pm Reply
  • Wild and Precious

    love the bird print dress. way cool!

    May 11, 2010 at 1:37 pm Reply
  • Missy M

    love the green pics at the beginning!

    Missy
    High street + Couture =
    http://thefashionfusion.blogspot.com

    May 11, 2010 at 1:40 pm Reply
  • FASHION-VERONIQUE

    cute blog!
    I opened a new fashion blog too, I hope u'll be one of my followers:-)

    http://lifegivemefashion.blogspot.com

    May 11, 2010 at 1:58 pm Reply
  • Mara

    I am obsessed with birds!! I love all of these. Those candlestick holders are so cute!

    May 11, 2010 at 2:31 pm Reply
  • knk

    wow what a cute post looks great i love that sofa set image looks nice

    beautiful pics

    May 11, 2010 at 2:33 pm Reply
  • drollgirl

    i am not so thrilled with birds in REAL LIFE, but i love them in 2-d format! you have some lovely examples here!

    May 11, 2010 at 2:41 pm Reply
  • Cafe Fashionista

    Bird stud earrings…I want! I want!! ๐Ÿ™‚

    May 11, 2010 at 2:49 pm Reply
  • When Pigs Fly

    Great decorating ideas. I love bird motifs.

    May 11, 2010 at 2:49 pm Reply
  • Mande

    Beautiful post Torie. Now following your blog too.

    May 11, 2010 at 2:59 pm Reply
  • Rock'n Roll Ballerina

    Love the bird print dress! ๐Ÿ˜‰

    May 11, 2010 at 3:08 pm Reply
  • Rock'n Roll Ballerina

    PS. I thought I was a follower..so sorry for that! But now I am;)

    May 11, 2010 at 3:09 pm Reply
  • theUngourmet

    I have noticed lots of birds on things lately. I love it! Everything is so cute!

    May 11, 2010 at 3:29 pm Reply
  • Chelsea Gwynne

    The bird dress!? How did you even find that? Incredible. Beautiful pictures, as always!

    May 11, 2010 at 4:06 pm Reply
  • Taylor @ The Undomestic Momma

    great post!

    May 11, 2010 at 4:10 pm Reply
  • E

    I must have that bird print dress!!! Why do you tempt me so?!!

    May 11, 2010 at 5:19 pm Reply
  • Trish

    Oh what a wonderful guest post! You would be hard pressed to find a nicer gal, I am a HUGE fan of Miss Torie Jayne!

    These little bird items are all so precious, how hard it is for me to pick just one, although the shower curtain is really calling my name for my guest room. See, not everything in my world is PINK! Heehee!

    Hi Torie, hope you are well! Thanks for this fab post over at the super stylish BonBon Rose Girls, I really enjoyed it! ๐Ÿ™‚

    May 11, 2010 at 5:21 pm Reply
  • amourissima

    OH MY GOODNESS- I must have it all!!!!!

    May 11, 2010 at 5:35 pm Reply
  • Torie Jayne

    Thank you girls! such a delight to be over here!
    Thanks for all the lovely comments!
    Have a sweet day! x

    May 11, 2010 at 5:51 pm Reply
  • Breee

    cute post. I really like the items with bird designs!
    I love birds! Birds are absolutely beautifuL!

    ๐Ÿ™‚ I am now following!
    follow me too yeah?

    http://vivalabreee.blogspot.com/

    May 11, 2010 at 5:57 pm Reply
  • Tamanna A. Shaikh

    Oh wow! Perfect guest blogger andblog for the perfect blog already! ๐Ÿ™‚

    May 11, 2010 at 6:09 pm Reply
  • Grace

    Cool guest blog! Those bird earring are so cute!

    May 11, 2010 at 6:15 pm Reply
  • Emma

    Oh a great guest post…some beautiful stuff! xx

    May 11, 2010 at 6:27 pm Reply
  • Live.Love.Eat

    While I'm not the biggest bird fan I do love that mural above the couch. So pretty!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    May 11, 2010 at 6:31 pm Reply
  • Gracie

    Oh beautiful! The long printed bird dress is gorgeous. And I adore that bird cage. These are some great finds!

    May 11, 2010 at 6:37 pm Reply
  • Melissa B.

    I'd love to enjoy the real spring flowers/colors, but it's 42 degrees out right now and raining. So, I guess I'll just take in the view here. Thanks!

    May 11, 2010 at 7:19 pm Reply
  • Clare

    These decorating ideas are awesome!! I love looking at interiors I find them very inspiring

    May 11, 2010 at 7:47 pm Reply
  • Chic 'n Cheap Living

    Wow – the Monsoon floral dress is amazing!

    May 11, 2010 at 7:53 pm Reply
  • issa

    adore those candlesticks!

    May 11, 2010 at 8:21 pm Reply
  • EmmyLou

    Just wanted to pop over and say "hey" since I am back at it! Y'all are even more wonderful, it seems, than before! xo

    May 11, 2010 at 8:34 pm Reply
  • Wrecked Stellar

    I adore bird prints in fashion- I have a Paul & Joe bird dress I love. There's something so wonderful and whimsical about birds! xo, mel

    May 11, 2010 at 8:52 pm Reply
  • Nubiasnonsense

    The bird print dress is adorable

    May 11, 2010 at 9:47 pm Reply
  • Sara @ Domestically Challenged

    Well, I am certainly feeling the urge for a bird item now!

    May 11, 2010 at 9:49 pm Reply
  • Le Sigh of a Fashionista

    I love all the birds. I ALMOST bought this adorable bird dress from ZARA the other day. So hip right now.

    May 11, 2010 at 10:07 pm Reply
  • Elizabeth

    Thanks to this post, I am liking birds now too! The wall decor, shower curtain and dresses are really nice!

    Great giveaway!

    May 11, 2010 at 10:08 pm Reply
  • MizzJ

    Oh my this just reminds me that I needto get up my own bird wall decal! That jewellry stand is quite pretty as well, I'm definitely clicking through on that one.

    May 11, 2010 at 10:08 pm Reply
  • Lenโ™ฅreNeverMโ™ฅre

    I adore our feathered friends~ The print on the dress is gorgeous!
    xo*

    May 11, 2010 at 10:47 pm Reply
  • Join the Gossip

    such cute items! bird items are always so cute and carefree.

    May 12, 2010 at 12:42 am Reply
  • Betty Manousos:cutand-dry.blogspot.com

    I so love the bird print dress!
    Fabulous!
    B xx

    May 12, 2010 at 2:43 am Reply
  • Elizabeth

    I love the short bird print dress!

    May 12, 2010 at 8:53 am Reply
  • Kristin @ My Uncommon Slice of Suburbia

    OK I'll take the dress and I'll make you some yummy avocado bacon wraps ๐Ÿ™‚

    May 12, 2010 at 9:52 am Reply
  • Liz

    yay torie! i love her blog. i am also alot of birdie stuff like the candle stand, print dress, jewelyry stand, the bird cage and and hook are pretty too.

    great post.

    oxo

    May 12, 2010 at 10:21 am Reply
  • fhen

    great post! the collection is very interesting! bird pattern for decor is inspiring

    xoxo

    May 12, 2010 at 11:03 am Reply
  • cabin + cub

    great finds! i love all the bird-y things… i have a weakness for them. ๐Ÿ˜‰

    May 12, 2010 at 2:32 pm Reply
  • iheartkiwi

    i love, love, love the sweet little candlesticks. so perfect for an outdoor picnic!

    May 12, 2010 at 5:58 pm Reply
  • LyddieGal

    I am completely in love with the bird trend! I think I might be over doing it at this point, but I'm desperate for that bird print dress!

    Chic on the Cheap

    May 12, 2010 at 9:04 pm Reply
  • Eyeliah

    I adore this tee, so casual yet dressy – pretty!

    May 13, 2010 at 9:49 am Reply
  • Jenny DB

    LOVE that wall decal. Been looking for a good place to get a few for sometime ifyou have any other suggestions…

    May 13, 2010 at 6:55 pm Reply
  • Holly

    i need those candle stands. so adorbs

    May 16, 2010 at 12:38 pm Reply
  • Percocet.

    Percocet….

    Percocet….

    October 23, 2010 at 2:14 pm Reply

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