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Happy Thanksgiving

I was having trouble thinking of something to post this Thanksgiving, hence this post comes late. It's not that I couldn't think of things to be thankful for, quite the opposite. My family laughs when I get choked up every…

gifts for guys

1. Nordstrom logo tees $35-$48  2. Nordstrom black tech gloves $80            3. Banana Republic charcoal wool skinny tie $69.50  4. Banana Republic casual shirts $70  5. Banana Republic blue poplin dress shirt $60  6. Banana Republic Sutter boot $158  7. J.Crew sweaters $90-$168 Buying gifts for guys…

thanksgiving table – links

Simple and stylish I have no idea what I'm going to be doing this Thanksgiving. It's one of my favorite holidays and I usually whip up a feast for family and friends, but this year we're toying with trying something…

DIY (fashion-inspired) designer pumpkins

Creating your own designer pumpkins is a fun and pretty easy thing to do. With black and white such a strong theme on both the runways and in the most stylish Halloween decorations, white pumpkins make the perfect starting point.…

happy (modern) halloween – links

Typography Halloween has never really caught on Down Under (where I'm from), so it's extra special and fun for me as an adult. As my home slowly turns from a rundown, every-day-is-Halloween fixer to a mid-century modern gem, I'd like…

modern Fall decorating

Fall is a gorgeous time of year in most cities around the world and I love the change-over between seasons, but decorating a modern home with all things country can clash a bit. Here is my take on a minimalist…

links – labor day weekend fun

Having not grown up here, I love the Labor Day long weekend. Instead of symbolizing the sad end of the long summer vacation, I think of it as getting time to myself (the kids are back in school!), L.A.'s beaches…