A Few of my Favorite Things...
Ok, so I will admit, BECAUSE I was feeling a little bit guilty about not blogging for a week and also feel the need to share information with you that your more than likely don’t care about, I’ve decided to make a final post this evening on a few of my favorite things which was inspired by … VANITY FAIR. Let me explain. One of my favorite inclusions in Vanity Fair Magazine...
a lovely read.
i love this book by muriel barbery. i wish i could read it in both french and italian, i would in a heartbeat. great characters- beautiful language- what a story! it was also featured on the bedside of the new face of Armani, model, Katia Smutniak in September ‘09 Issue of French VOGUE.
JUST RELEASED: Lou Doillon for VANESSA BRUNO. The Movie. Lou Doillon is the daughter of model, singer, actress, and muse, JANE BIRKIN. See more of the Vanessa Bruno Autumn/Winter Collection here. - beginning music by 1970’s folk singer Linda Perhacs “Chimacum Rain” my favorite song by Jane Birkin: “Ex-Fan des Sixties” cheesy/cute right?
Oui, Monsieur! Over the Knee Boots Please...
“Yes, either Barney’s or Neimans!” exclaims my friend Holly, as we work to schedule our “over-the-knee-boot” shopping afternoon…. I’m not sure if Holly was inspired by this same picture, but I was (once again) amazed by Jane Aldridge’s photographs in her pair by Barneys Co-Op she posted earlier this week. So, the decision to make an over-the-knee-boot...
KATE and the case of the colored tights.
I love Kate Spade. I have always loved Kate Spade. When I was 14, I difficultly saved and collected around $120 and bought the perfect petite black nylon box purse on my family’s vacation to Siesta Key at the Saks Fifth Avenue in Sarasota. I was very adamant about buying my own handbag. This would have been in 2000 and the company has certainly changed in many ways since then. For...
An Easy Peak- to Easton Pearson
“Our interests are specific and eclectic, we design for people who have similar ways of thinking. We design for women who are quite possibly interested in art as much as fashion, who are interested in details and visual plays. We want them to take our garments and make them their own. We don’t stand away from trends but we interpret these trends a little differently, a little...
Happy Labor Day Weekend!
Hope everyone has a fantastic Labor Day weekend and says adieu to summer in the best of ways! I wanted to include some photography by Mark Shaw of the Kennedy family in Hyannis Port on this lovely weekend. I think it is a lovely way to say goodbye to the carefree, long summer days, and get ready for fall! If you haven’t seen these before, you are certainly going to enjoy them! Jackie,...