Tag Archives: London

A Giveaway A Day :: MiH Jeans

*Update: entry for this giveaway has now closed and winners have been selected. Thanks for playing, and stay tuned for more fun giveaways! Figuratively speaking, your favorite pair of jeans — you know, the ones that have molded to the shape of your body — are priceless. But literally speaking, they often cost a couple… read more

Featured Artist :: Saltlabs

Around this time last year, one of my best friends packed up and moved to Chicago. From the moment she delivered the news of her relocation, I racked my brain tirelessly to think up the perfect going-away gift for her… something that would remind her of home in Texas, but wouldn’t clutter her new life.… read more

Baggage Check :: Polished Polka-Dot

With the alluring runway snapshot from New York Fashion Week totally hijacking my free time, I’m in dire need of a little sophistication in my life. Luckily, these Stella McCartney dresses are exactly what the doctor ordered. Leave it to Stella to take the simplest motif and colors, and transform them into the most chic… read more

My Essentials :: sfgirlbybay

Once a month, we unwrap the guilty pleasures, must-have products, and style secrets of our favorite creative peeps on the web… and today’s subject really needs no introduction. Victoria is a San Francisco-based blogger, hopeful photographer, photo stylish, design junkie and bonafide flea market queen. She edits the fab-u-lous interior design blog sfgirlbybay, and describes… read more

Extreme {Hotel} Makeover

I love it when a traditional, old-school brand decides to dust itself off and take on a fresh look that maintains its classic identity. Claridge’s, hotel for the rich & royal since the 1800′s, recently did just that with the help of cutting-edge London design firm Construct. The branding overhaul boasts a major art deco… read more

“At Home with Camille” on Quintessentially *b*

Happy Friday, my dears! This morning started on a lovely note: coffee & french toast with A…and checking out my guest post that’s up on the fantastic blog Quintessentially *b*! Hop on over to check out the entire inspiration board. *B* and I recently had the chance to meet up for a lovely afternoon when I… read more

Flower Power

While visiting London last week, I had the chance to take a little step towards one of my personal dreams: learning to arrange flowers like a pro!  Now, I won’t claim to be able to step in for any of the incredibly talented florists I get to work with on my events… but I definitely… read more

Dining Dispatch {September}

My favorite culinary experiences and meals to remember from September: The Wolseley, London (photo above) This buzzy spot looks as though it’s been around for centuries, with gilded wall panels & chandelier-clad vaulted ceilings… but it actually opened in 2003, and has been a favorite of celebs & socialistas ever since.  Thankfully, the modern European… read more

Style Notes from London

Take a peek at the highlights from last week’s trip to London… exploring Borough Market, shopping in Chelsea, strolling through the amazing parks at Buckingham Palace. Read the full story on my guest post over at coco+kelley later this week!… read more

London Fog

Apologies for today’s light post, but I’m busy savoring my last day in London before flying home this weekend… I plan to spend it strolling St. James Park, catching a musical in the West End, and of course, drinking loads of tea.  So on that note, I’ll leave you with the proper recipes I’ll enjoy… read more