Style Steal: Winter Musthaves

Black Studded Shopper: $229; Zara| Sead Bead Arrow Bracelet: $30; Topshop| Belted Chunky-knit Merino Wool Cardigan by Michael Michael Kors: $137.50; NET-A-PORTER| Beige Merino Wool Snood by Paolo Pecora: $38; Farfetch| Square Pyramid Earrings in Gunmetal: $30; Noir Jewelry| Double Buckle Suede Belt by Paul & Joe Sister: $38; The Outnet| Chaps by Elizabeth & James: … Continue reading

Art Show: Carmen Cámara

In this post, I’d like to celebrate the work of Carmen Cámara (who also happens to be my fabulous aunt). Her artwork is very original but also has a familiar quality that allows even the most inexperienced viewer to grasp the feeling being captured. Whatever emotion that is (usually dark), it seems to keep us … Continue reading

Cutting Edge: PurePhoto

Walk the Line… Print by Bob Boyd: $50-$500; PurePhoto PurePhoto is an incredible photography resource. It brings to you thousands of stunning prints at a range of prices, many of them as low as $50. Each photographer has their own page to feature their work, some are for sale and some are simply to preview … Continue reading

Tips of the Trade: New Year’s Eve Entertaining

Quartz Piñata in Silver: $140; Confetti System| 100 Mini Clear Bulbs & White Wire Christmas String Lights by Everglow: $13.05;| Ribbed Antique Gold Votives: $8; Canvas| Mirrored Ice Bucket: $200; Calvin Klein Home| Pretty Burl Wood Plank: $59-$69; Greenhouse Design Studio| Small Dots Salad/Dessert Plates: $4.50/8 plates; Caspari| Champagne Flutes by Govino: $14/four glasses; … Continue reading

Inspiring Interiors: Hotel Pulitzer Barcelona

Spain is one of those places where luxury doesn’t necessarily come at a cost. Hotel Pulitzer Barcelona is the perfect example, with its stylish decor and inexpensive rates: as low as $141/ night (that would be an average rate of a Holiday Inn in the US). Located in the heart of Barcelona, near Plaza Cataluña, the Pulitzer … Continue reading

Tips of the Trade: Pillow Update

Agar Euro Pillow: $135; John Robshaw Textiles| Suede Topstitch Pillow Cover: $79; Restoration Hardware| L’Anticipato Pillow by Fornasetti: $135; Barneys New York When it comes to home decorating, some of us make it a priority, but most of us have to choose between a coveted home decor piece and that pair of jeans we’ve been … Continue reading

New Beginnings

Dearest Readers, In the era of compulsive, epidemic blogging, you would wonder why I have decided to begin one so late in the game. There is no simple answer to this question but I will try my best to tell you what I hope this blog will achieve and what kinds of posts you can … Continue reading