The latest issue of Peachy Magazine is out on the e-newsstand featuring Santa Barbara and much more.   Do not miss the “Color Wheel” story where I share a few favorite orange hued items…and my favorite design pals , Julia Buckingham Edelmann and Cloth & Kind, share too.            Cheers to the.. read more →

I am singing the blues. My son has gone off to camp for 4 weeks today and my daughter leaves for 5 weeks in the morning. I am sad, sad, sad.  They love Falling Creek Camp and Camp Greystone possibly certainly more than home so I know they are in GREAT hands and will not be homesick.. read more →

I picked up the most beautiful silk fabric sample last week in the Scalamandre showroom and then I received this press release. Serendipitous I do think.  MAJOR fabric crush… Alexandra Lebenthal Debuts Scalamandré by David Meister Gown at Conservatory Ball Celebrated business woman, author and philanthropist Alexandra Lebenthal, took center stage at New York Botanical.. read more →

I just came across these cool reversible earrings by Elizabeth Showers (daughter of famed designer Jan Showers).  They are tres chic and quite a bang for your buck with the 2 for 1 styling. Available in green and blue turquoise and white agate and amazonite. Holey Surfer Earrings Be sure to look at all the jewels.  I.. read more →

The Manhattan apartment of Alex Papachristidis and his partner is a beauty to behold.  The layers and layers of bold colors, pattern and a divine collection of antiques have not escaped my mind since the first sight, in fact it may have been love at first sight. See the full article in Elle Decor. This feature.. read more →

I so love doing the dress pairings but, I left out a favorite. I adore how the turquoise is set off by the glowing dress.  This one has lots of pairings for gold and turquoise.  Such a classic combo! Naeem Khan on Leslie Mann Lucas Studios via Via Via Via Drake Design Associates Via Katie.. read more →

Here are my favorite Pinterest finds of the week….all bright and happy! Emilio Pucci vía StyleBistro Annechovie Christian Louboutin Lucy Fenton via Small Shop Studio via Wedluxe Turquoise bracelets via Dwellers Without Decorators via Reasons to Breathe Lulu DK Charlotte Olympia Holst and Lee via Shopbop read more →