Editors’ Essentials

Camille’s Carry-On Essentials

I’ve mentioned before that I’m a pretty streamlined packer, and the same goes for my “personal item” bag that gets stowed under the airplane seat. The key is to strike that balance between feeling underprepared, and feeling overly laden down with a too-heavy tote (the opposite of a vacation mentality!) I actually used to bring… read more


Pretty Simple :: Camille’s Beauty Essentials

I’ve noticed that among beauty enthusiasts, there seems to be two major camps: those who love nothing more than to try out new products and switch up their makeup look based on their mood, and those who seek out their favorite products in each category and become die-hard loyalists, sticking to their tried-and-true beauty routines… read more


Editors’ Essentials :: Sarah

Girl crush. Lifestyle envy. Insane style. All of these hashtags and more apply to the uber-talented Sarah Yates, the chef/photographer behind the super foodie column here on the blog. Her cool minimalist California style makes her blog, A House in the Hills, one of our absolute favorites to read. Today she’s breaking down her essentials… read more


Editors’ Essentials :: Carrie

If you’ve caught our monthly Little Things column, odds are you already know that Carrie Ryan is both a thoughtful and creative mother, and a killer photographer. The lady-behind-the-lens at Sweet Louise Photography has been a part of our team since last June, and I swear, every time I see her I love her more… read more


Editors’ Essentials :: Martha Lynn Kale

When Martha Lynn isn’t writing our Pretty Simple column here on the blog, she’s busy running Austin’s premiere salon, Mirror Mirror. She’s a successful business owner, a mom, and just about the cutest person we know. There’s no one we trust more than Martha Lynn to take us from blonde to brunette, long to short,… read more


Editors’ Essentials :: Jen

Would you believe me if I told you that each and every time Jen submits an edition of her My Life, Styled series everyone in the office drops what they’re doing to gather around Camille’s computer? The squeals of delight that inevitably follow would surely convince you Jen Pinkston is our absolute favorite fashionista! Her… read more


Editors’ Essentials :: Chelsea

You know those people who just radiate coolness? Well, that’s Chelsea Fullerton for ya. As the genius designer behind Go Forth and an all around creative-force-to-be-reckoned-with, we absolutely love having her as part of the team. So, since we’re all dying to know, here are the must-have essentials that Chelsea can’t live without…… read more


Editors’ Essentials :: Cristina

If you’ve been following our Editors’ Essentials series you know that it’s a fun peek into the lives/minds of some of our favorite people, and this installment is one that I’ve been especially looking forward to. Style blogger Cristina Cleveland of Fuji Files contributes my very favorite column on the blog, Bring it Home. With… read more


Editors’ Essentials :: Elizabeth

Nobody knows local food like Elizabeth Winslow, and as the author of our Tastemakers series, she treats us to exclusive, behind-the-scenes peeks into Austin’s ultimate foodies twice a month. So today we’re thrilled that Elizabeth is getting to play “interviewee,” sharing her must-have essential items with us. Without further ado…… read more


Editors’ Essentials :: Ana

Next up in our Editors’ Essentials series is the multi-talented and über-stylish Ana Perkins. As a freelance graphic designer and stylist, the blogger behind Grown-up Shoes and the author of our Pulling it Off column, we’re always keeping an eye out for Ana’s next big move. Today we’re going behind the scenes to uncover the little details… read more