Tuesday, December 24, 2013
From my home and heart to yours, I wish you all a very Merry Christmas! May your day be filled with laughter and joy, fun, and most of all, love. Enjoy leisure mornings and lingering conversations, embraces and surprises over the next few days...
Photography: 01 via Ana Rosa | 02 via Coté Maison Pinterest | 03 Love Court xoxo
| 04 via Ana Rosa | 05 via Lovely Clusters' Pinterest |
Friday, December 20, 2013
During this busy time of year, things at the little shop are in full Christmas cheer—gifts are being put together and wrapped, lists are being checked off, and joyful words and music spreads throughout... I find it most essential to take a moment to go back to the roots of Christmas, and savor those thoughts of love and appreciation, of hope and joy, of blessings and the blessed one. And these moments are so essential to Christmas, as are those to say "thank you" even though a million things may be scattering around one's mind... it is so important to be thankful to those around us who lend a hand in both large and small ways...
Images: El Mueble
Sunday, December 15, 2013
Olivia Palermo rarely disappoints, and this look, with plaid on plaid and great layers is sure to inspire this Autumn—particularly as we head toward winter and Christmastime. Perhaps because her pants offer a tighter plaid pattern, mostly dark shades, and the top, in contrast, has a more open pattern; something a little more airy. Finished with a bold black vest and simple shoes seem to take the balance to a very manageable level. A chic look that certainly feels a tad festive…
Photography: © Andrew Stinson via Vogue, ES
Thursday, December 12, 2013
December's splendor... and splendor it is, as just before I knew it, snow arrived, and the rushing of memories and the return of this fabulous month rang in. Delicious memories, sweet thoughts and endless things to look forward to make this month so very special. And while in past each day held a post, a tribute to giving (as you may remember?) and this year will be the same—shared bits of inspiration for the soul and eyes, though perhaps more sporadic than in the past, due to the shop and its happy take over of days…
Images: 01 Polienne | 02 via This Ivy House | 03 via The Glossier Nerd | 04 Patrizia D. | 05 Remain Simple | 06 The Glossier Nerd | 07 The Glossier Nerd | 08 via Pinterest | 09 via Frankly Esoteric | 10 via Flickr | | 11 via Pinterest & A Cozy Kitchen | 12 Polienne | 13 via Endevrs De Decor