It’s no secret that I have a weakness for vintage costume jewelry. I’ve accumulated such a sizable collection over the years, that a lot of it never really gets much day to day wear. So after sorting through my own assortment and acquiring some beautiful new pieces from Etsy, I transformed vintage brooches and rhinestone necklaces into beautiful and luxurious hair accessories. You’ll be surprised at how incredibly quick and easy it is to repurpose some of your favorite jewelry. And to all you future brides, this is the perfect something old!
There isn’t anything about this Barcelona flat that I’m not absolutely obsessed with. The whitewashed herringbone floors, the black trimmed windows, the vaulted ceilings, the exposed brick, the old world fireplace, the free standing bathtub in the bedroom, the oversized lanterns and the super long sofa . . . everything is oh so very good, right?
Ulla Johnson‘s globetrotting free spirit will gain little prep in her step come 2017. Classic American sportswear was the inspiration behind the designer’s resort collection – although not without her signature bohemian flair. Chambray blouses are delicately embroidered, tennis sweaters are trimmed with fringe, sneakers are embellished with tassels, and cotton separates are dyed naturally with vegetables and wine by local Red Hook artisans. Red, white and blue the Ulla way.
I play out sunglasses like I play out songs. For a few months, I’ll wear a single pair repeatedly until I literally wear them out. Or lose them. Whichever comes first. However, my first pair of Gentle Monster sunnies have lasted me longer than normal. I love the comfortable and lightweight fit so much that I’m in the market for a second pair from the Korean eyewear brand, who has recently collaborated on styles for Opening Ceremony, Tome and Hood By Air. Any one of these super retro, boundary pushing frames are soon to be my summer sunnies. Which are your favorite? READ MORE