“Work only with, or be inspired by, measuring devices today, such as rulers, tape measures, and measuring cups.”

This was an intriguing prompt. I thought of world leaders and how tall or short they were, architectural v. engineering rulers, metric v. imperial, cups v. ounces, etc. Then in a flash, a muse of excess appeared… who other than D.V. and I knew where to go with this…

Who can resist this quote from Diana Vreeland? “The energy of imagination, deliberation, and invention, which fall into a natural rhythm totally one’s own, maintained by innate discipline and a keen sense of pleasure. These are the ingredients of style.”