Great Skirt!!

 From one of my favorite blogs…Mrs. Blandings…   I do not have a back yard swing, but rather one on my front porch.  As the days are getting warmer, I find myself there creating the most relaxing rhythm with only the slight push of my toe.  As a friend mentioned the other day, “The soothingContinue reading “Great Skirt!!”

iPhoneography + Instagram: My Faves

From Wishwishwish blog… February 22, 2014 Snap Happy As I celebrate my 1000th Instagram picture, I thought it was about time I answered all those questions about snapping pictures on your phone! Not a day goes by without an eager commenter asking what I use to edit my Instagram pictures – wonder no more! MyContinue reading “iPhoneography + Instagram: My Faves”

Shopping Alert: Dover St. Market in NYC is worth your time…

 Hot off the press from Dirk Standen at Why the New Dover Street Market Is a Wake-up Call for the Retail Industry January 6, 2014 11:09am Is this the end of shopping as we know it? That thought kept insinuating itself in my head in December as I navigated the busiest spending time ofContinue reading “Shopping Alert: Dover St. Market in NYC is worth your time…”

Get excited for 2014 with monthly trends, must-haves, and happenings!

From PureWow….   PUMP-UP GUIDE   30 Reasons to get excited for 2014   January 1/1 | The Affordable Care Act goes into effect. Guaranteed maternity coverage for all! 1/5 | Downton Abbey Season 4 premieres on PBS. Lady Edith, we really think 1922 is going to be your year. 1/13 | The buzz ofContinue reading “Get excited for 2014 with monthly trends, must-haves, and happenings!”

Explore a hidden gem in Paris…Montmartre

From the wonderful Hip Paris blog… The Other Side of Montmartre: Coffee, Food and Shopping Off the Beaten Path November 19, 2013  by Kim Laidlaw Café Lomi Paris’ 18th arrondissement, to the north of the city, is a vast and varied area, encompassing some of the most affluent enclaves (right up at the top ofContinue reading “Explore a hidden gem in Paris…Montmartre”

It’s scarf season…get ready to bundle up with these great ideas!

You know how much I love scarves, and this season is no exception.   This WWW(that’s who, what, wear daily) article has some great ideas for how to show fashion cred with a scarf this season. Check it out here.  I am loving the McQueen leopard pashmina, but also love this Rag and Bone blackContinue reading “It’s scarf season…get ready to bundle up with these great ideas!”

Pssst, American made pop up market: Northern Grade. Check it out.

It’s the newest concept in shopping, not the pop-up concept, which has been around a while, but a carefully curated and crafted showcase of merchandise held all over the country to show that American made goods are not only stylish, relevant and worth the extra cost, but uber-hip at the same time.  Northern Grade carefullyContinue reading “Pssst, American made pop up market: Northern Grade. Check it out.”

My new favorite scarf…

So the other day I was emailing back and forth with my friend in NY who has a scarf line, Elizabeth Gillett. She’s been spotting articles for me on sustainable fashion and out of the blue she said she wanted to send me a scarf from her new fall line!  Christmas came early this year!Continue reading “My new favorite scarf…”