Clutch Clutches

It's imperative to have a good clutch or two in your wardrobe arsenal.  They are easy to grab on the go and load up with a few essentials for a night (or an afternoon) on the town. Clare V. is the queen of the clutch.  Hers are often foldover, and the high-quality leathers and suedes … Continue reading Clutch Clutches

Pantone Color of the Year 2018

As you likely know, each year The Pantone Color Institute releases their Color of the Year.  The Institute is considered to be the authority on all things color, and advises companies globally on how color can play a role in branding and marketing.  They also choose a color each year and declare it from the … Continue reading Pantone Color of the Year 2018

A New Year – Let’s Get Organized!

Does your closet look like this... Or like this? Likely, you are somewhere in between.  In 2018, your closet CAN and WILL be organized.  We've got many products that can help you reign it all in!  Check it out... Get your boots off of the floor and hanging properly with Boot Stax.  This will not … Continue reading A New Year – Let’s Get Organized!

HOT Toddy Recipes

Let's be honest. Cocktails are very seasonal. Drinking a caipirinha, a bootleg, or even a traditional margarita in December seems a little...sacrilegious, almost. In this same vein, most people wouldn't consider drinking a White Russian or a hot toddy of sorts in August - it just doesn't fit. Here are a few seasonally appropriate recipes … Continue reading HOT Toddy Recipes

Merry Christmas.

Wishing everyone a happy, loving day filled with family, friends, and all things calm and bright.

Holiday Gift Guide, Volume III: The Procrastinator’s Special

The final in a three part series, this gift guide focuses on those of you who like to live on the edge in terms of your holiday shopping: The Procrastinators.  You know who you are, and you know you will never change.  It's in your DNA!  Here I will help you find the best last … Continue reading Holiday Gift Guide, Volume III: The Procrastinator’s Special

Stocking Stuffers

One of my all-time favorite Christmas traditions is the Christmas Stocking.  Stuffed by "Santa" when I was a kid, I couldn't wait to run downstairs and get right to my first task at hand - opening my stocking.  The tiny little gifts, the unique items, and the traditional oranges, nuts and candies delighted me each … Continue reading Stocking Stuffers

DIY Tea for Two

I'm more of a coffee drinker at heart, but when those cold, harsh winter winds start to blow, I crave the warming, soothing qualities that can only be found in a cup of tea.  Many natural herbal-based teas promise to have medicinal qualities, to boot.  And we all might need a little TLC following a … Continue reading DIY Tea for Two

Holiday Appetizers

Tis the season for parties, food, drink, and general jolliness.  Whether you are throwing a party or attending a couple, there is sure to be a need for a light bite. Think beyond the monotony of a cheese board, and try something fresh this holiday season.  A few more minutes in the kitchen will provide … Continue reading Holiday Appetizers

Product Spotlight: KKW Beauty

Love them or hate them, those ubiquitous Kardashians know a thing or two about marketing themselves, and making a pretty penny while doing so.  They also evidently know a thing or two about makeup.     Kim Kardashian West (KKW for short) released her contour and highlighting kits back in June on kkwbeauty.com.  Available in both … Continue reading Product Spotlight: KKW Beauty