Design Inspiration for our New Home

It’s a new year… and a new home, for me personally speaking! After eight wonderful years in Chicago’s Lakeview East, K and I decided to move across the city to a different neighborhood, Bucktown. So far, we’re enjoying the change…

6 Current Beauty Favorites

A few favorites in beauty I’m loving lately… Diptyque Rose Eau de Toilette This is the perfume I wore on our wedding day. Fresh, sweet, and youthful is how I could describe the scent. Notes include bergamot, blackcurrant, lychee, cedar,…

5 Ladylike Details I Love

It’s no secret I lean toward classic, feminine styles. Many of you loved this blazer and bag when I shared to Instagram — so I thought I’d share them here, as well as 5 elements for an ultimate ladylike look……

Smitten for Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is upon us! While I know some of us love the holiday more than others, it’s fun to celebrate at least a little bit — even if it’s just for the candy and a good rom-com. Growing up,…

Holiday Gift Guide: For the Hostess

The best hostess gifts feel thoughtful, personalized, or beautifully useful. Treat your hostess, or someone who simply loves to entertain, to one of these special gift ideas this season… SHOP THE GUIDE Monogram Napkins (Mark & Graham) | Champagne Bucket (Mark…

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