As much as I love getting gussied up for the slew of parties around the holidays, I like “dressing up” with accessories even more. For example, putting on a pair of statement shoes makes wearing denim at a festive gathering totally kosher – and I love that. Today, we’ll be showing you how to make a simple black pair of heels pop with the addition of a handful of crystals. It’s a super easy and fast way to add sparkle to any ensemble!
I’ve been obsessing over large scale art lately – specifically oversized photography. They just provide such a powerful impact and can actually visually open up a space. If only we all had more walls to fill . . .
Paintbrush Portraits is an ongoing project by Rebecca Szeto. The San Francisco based artist has been whittling down old, discarded paintbrushes and sculpting the handles into figures since 1999. Inspired by women of the Renaissance period and Diego Velázquez’s Las Menina, Rebecca is transforming trash into treasures.
Erdem Moralioglu‘s signature play on lattice work, embroidered jacquard, floral prints, and delicate lace underwent a preppy, 60s nautical treatment with pea coats, Breton striped sweaters, chunky Aran knits, sailor pants and boyish brogues. Ladylike elegance and boyish preppy-ness collided so perfectly and once again, we’re wrapped up in Erdem’s world . . .
Nestled in one of the oldest neighborhoods of Marrakech, near the Medina, is Riad Adore. J’adore, j’adore! From the greyish blue metal and woodwork to the classic Moroccan architecture, this restored riad is filled with charm and reason #857 why I need to visit Morocco. Stat.