Category Archives: Shopping

Boutique of the Week: Cottage by the Sea

Another fabulous find thanks to Facebook Ads, Cottage by the Sea is my new favorite boutique of the week! There is something just so soothing when I think about Hawaii, but I always felt like I had a connection there, … Continue reading

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Fabulous Feet (all under $30!)

It’s been awhile since I posted a collage, but this one seemed necessary! Spring is finally here and the weather is getting nice enough to get a pedi and break out those sandals. In need of some new styles? No … Continue reading

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Designer Spotlight: Jac Vanek (+ a giveaway!)

A few months ago I had the great pleasure of meeting up and coming designer Jac Vanek. When I walked into a room full of tongue-in-cheek t-shirts, I had no idea how bubbly Jac would be!   After learning a … Continue reading

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Sweeter When Scalloped

Scalloped edges that is! I’m more than a little obsessed with this super sweet trend for spring, because it gives everything a little bit more cuteness. Don’t you think? Best of all, scalloped hems come on everything–tops, jackets, belts, and … Continue reading

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Boutique of the Week: Poetrie

Today I discovered Poetrie, another great indie boutique offering clothing, gifts and accessories for the retro-inspired fashionista in you! Poetrie is a family-run business founded and inspired by five sisters. “Growing up through the 80’s and 90’s, through fields of … Continue reading

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Trending Topics: Spring 2011

Spring 2011 has so many great trends to offer! From bold colors and bright prints, to nudes, neutrals and military-inspired, with comfier styles like wide-legged, high-waisted, and draped—a pop of preppy, and a dash of romance, spring is looking up … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Day Gifts Under $25

I’m inexplicably always a bit bitter about this over-commercialized lovey-dovey day. Well, I am a single gal in a big city, so what more is there to say about it? If you do have someone to share the day with, … Continue reading

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Things We Love: January, it’s all about romance

There’s nothing I love more than some romance…well, romantic details living in clothing, of course! Lace, ruffles, tiers, tulle, crochet, beading, sequins and scalloped edges appear to be popping up everywhere, and I don’t think this trend is going to … Continue reading

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Trending Topics: Head Gear

If one thing’s for sure, your head definitely needs to stay in the game for the coming months. Hats, headbands, hair clips, fascinators, bobby pins…you name it…they’re not going anywhere. Pick your favorite and stick to it, or mix it … Continue reading

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Boutique of The Week: Ruche

I wanted to title this post as an “In & Around” but since it’s not just for the NYC-resident or visitor, I’m going to start a new column, “Boutique of the Week”. And while I can’t promise that I will … Continue reading

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