Sunday, 10 March 2013

Merisi in Wonderland
Vienna, where the Magic happens

Floating Macarons
Macarons floating in the air
as if they were Les Parapluies de Cherbourg

A Cupcake
on the lam?

Giant Maraschino Cherry
on top and three feet
at the bottom?

More feet!
This is getting groovy ...

I am being
pulled into a vortex!

What are they thinking,
I am not Alice!

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Have you ever watched the film
Les Parapluies de Cherbourg?
Click, it is magical.


All this and more happened in the shop windows
of STEFFL's department store
Kärntner Strasse - Captured with 50mm lens
Images and Text © by Merisi
R e p o s t

16 comments:

  1. Vienna forecast for April 30th: Sunny with a chance of Macarons, creamy fog and cherry showers.

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  2. Paris Breakfasts:
    Carol, it is adorb, really put a spring in my step (and lots of charges on my credit card!).

    Zosia,
    I hate to correct you, but it is sunny and hot, in the 80s, and the macarons are hiding in the shade, afraid to melt, along with the cream! ;-)

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  3. Merisi, what incredible lightness of being I see in your photos.

    Yes, I know the film well, and all those years ago actually bought a record album featuring all the movie's music.

    xo

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  4. Ooooh! Look at that. My daughter would flip for that giant cupcake!

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  5. So pretty and quirky and fun. I've never seen the movie but had no idea the song "If it takes forever, I will wait for you.." was from that production. Now it's going to run through my head. :)

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  6. Oh and a nifty new header too!

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  7. I love the macarons and the cupcake in the shop window! You can find them also on my blog ;-): http://vrenisviennadailyphoto.blogspot.com/2012/04/fashion-fake-sweets.html

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  8. Thank you all for your kind comments! :-)

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  9. Window shopping and food! Excellent.

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  10. Great stuff, I love taking window shots and seeing what the reflection does. Hope all is good with you Merisi. A

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  11. Dear Readers and Friends,
    yet another repost! I tried to create something new, but there was no magic in there. I hate it when my posts look as if created for the sake of throwing something out there. It is such exquisite freedom to be able to create, but I usually need something "fresh", recent images that also captured my mind somehow (for good or for bad, i have no benchmark). The lack of new images is due to the fact that the flu has really hit me hard, it's two weeks now and I have to really watch how I use what little energy I have left.

    However, I liked the playful images in this old post of mine, they are harder to get than you may think. Harder for me, that is, and I may be happy while other people look at them and wonder, turning away in disgust (oh well, I guess I esaggerate (spelling? Lately, my brain is mixing up languages like some spring vegetable stew, esagerare in Italian, esaggerate in English, my poor muddled language center!).

    I wish you all a wonderful Sunday with many moments that cause you to smile,
    Merisi

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  12. Food and window shopping is so much fun!

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  13. I hadn't seen this old post, so I was delighted by your images & the story that went with them!! The flu limits one's energy, I know, because I too was sick...Everything can become muddled...

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  14. What magical shop windows (and magically photographed).

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