A few weeks back a bunch of my coworkers placed an order for Thai takeout. Ordinarily their lunch choices would be totally inconsequential, but that day two of their fortune cookies ended up on my desk. And then in my belly, naturally. Call me silly, but I always have and always will love cracking open […]Read more "Seen and Heard No. 1"
“The refrigerator makes the kitchen.” I don’t know who’s ever said that, but I am now. Let it be known that I’ve never owned a house or had any saying power as to what fridge is in my kitchen. But now that’s my only objective in life because all these beautiful Smeg refrigerators are giving […]Read more "Let’s talk about Smeg, baby"
Yes, I’m talking about braided pigtails. The quintessential summer camp ‘do has recently been back in my hairstyle rotation because they’re so easy and because my momma thinks they’re cute. She’s in good company — FKA Twigs, Alexa Chung, and instagram-favorite Tessa Barton sport the look too. I challenge you to name three cooler chicks (actually please do […]Read more "My New Favorite Hairstyle is My Old Favorite Hairstyle"
Happy Friday! If I’m being dead honest, I have a tendency to squander away my weekends on a Netflix binge. They’re good for the soul (don’t fight me on that), but I’m trying to make better use of those two precious days off. So I’m trying to ward off the temptation to couch-it-up all weekend […]Read more "Just My Type"
I think we’ve probably all had a birthday party with a sad bunch of purple balloons. Or maybe you were even lucky enough to score a metallic mylar butterfly then you kept it until its wings went limp and it was graceful no more. Familiar? Balloons were a staple of childhood parties, and I’m here […]Read more "A Case for Balloons"
Couture week is the pinnacle of all fashion events. And I love it. The one-of-kind, handmade pieces are the results of thousands of hours of hard work, and it shows. So much credit is due to the masterful ateliers who craft these collections. I mean, Karl Lagerfeld didn’t send two shows down runways by himself. […]Read more "Four Takeaways From Paris Couture Week"
If you’re already tired of millennial pink, we can’t be friends. I read recently that the rosy hue is already on its way out, but I for one hope that’s not the case. Maybe it’s nostalgia for my first cellphone, a baby pink RAZR, or for the tiny walk-in closet I painted an electric shade […]Read more "Mood Board No. 1"