I really enjoy the process of buying and packaging up a gift for a friend or loved one. To me, it’s like portable home décor, each one has a certain look and style perfect for the intended person. Over the years, I have learned that it doesn’t have to take a lot of effort to make a great looking gift. All you need is to keep a few simple materials on hand to make an already thoughtful present into a “wow-ful” present in five minutes flat. Read more
What I Scored Online: 1. Oscar La Renta Pet Bowl / 2. Lela Rose Top /3. Altuzarra Shaker and Old Fashioned Glasses / 4. Tracy Reese Sequined Top / 5. Proenza Schouler Sweatshirt / 6. Derek Lam Slippers / 7. Rag and Bone Men’s Sweater / 8. Rodarte Wrapping Paper
I have been a loyal fan and customer of Target for decades. Back when I was a kid, we did a lot of our shopping at Target before it had the image it has today. Since I am from Texas, I also know and love Neiman Marcus. Needless to say that when I heard that Target and Neiman Marcus were collaborating to bring some great holiday gifts from some of the most well-known designers, I was elated and marked my calendar for December 1st. Read more
I mentioned in an earlier post that my sister is having a baby. Her baby shower was a success and one of the hostesses (her friend’s mother) did such great job of decorating for the occassion. Here is a few of the wonderful details from the day. And if you are wondering, yes it’s a picture of the Costco bear in its 53 inch height and glory! Read more
I saw this great idea on Pinterest for baby shower gifts and I knew instantly that I wanted to replicate it. I am co-hosting a baby shower for my sister and knew I wanted to give something stylish and that the guests would love. Since my sister is having a boy, I made some obvious changes.
The fun part was finding the right shade of blue. Given that Fall is upon us, there were many great choices of dark and sophisticated shades of blue. I chose Essie’s Bobbing for Baubles, the name alone was compelling enough to confirm my decision! Read more