All Roads Silk Tassels

There’s something so beautifully poetic about All Roads’ silk tassels that I’m desperately trying to justify enough reasons to purchase them in every dreamy, soft hued color. I also have a compulsive need to run my hands through the…

Peruvian Tassels

These one of a kind Peruvian made tassels are available for pre-order, on April 16th, as part of a collaboration with Our Open Road and Urban Outfitters. I love the idea of hanging them on…

Tribal Tassels

Leave it to Vivienne Tam to brilliantly incorporate colorful tribal tassels into her Spring 2011 collection. These similar tassels from Silk Road Tribal were salvaged from vintage Turkoman & Baluchi garments and thanks to Vivienne, I’ve…

DIY Tassel Espadrille Sneakers

It may come as no surprise to you that if I could add tassels and pom poms to everything in sight, I would. Wouldn’t they make life that much happier and more colorful? Sadly, even I know…

Sanayi 313

Sanayi 313 isn’t just a shoe label. It’s a concept boutique founded by brothers Enis and Amir Karavil. Located in an industrial district of Istanbul, Sanayi 313 offers home furnishings, art, clothing, a marketplace and…

WaiWai

This ain’t your ordinary straw bag. WaiWai designer Leo Neves has given summer’s hottest handbag some playful, Rio de Janeiro flair with acrylic details, braided leather straps and oversized silk and beaded tassels. The possibilities with this colorful twist…

DIY Ikea Signe Rug Bag

It’s been years since I’ve stepped foot into an Ikea. I’m sure it’s because at some point in my twenties, I finally swore off ever having to assemble another dresser with a hex key again. Never again. After my…

Aranáz

Inspired by the indigenous craftsmanship of their Filipino heritage, Becky Aranáz and her two daughters founded their own handbag label nearly 18 years ago. Aranáz quickly became covetable by Manila’s chic fashion set but it wasn’t until…

DIY Embellished Straw Clutch

As cliché as it might sound, the part I enjoy most about making things by hand is not the result but rather, the process. Finding the right supplies to successfully make something I’ve envisioned come to life is…

DIY Pom Pom Earrings

Happy first day of Spring! Or should I say, pom pom season? It’s usually this time of year when I start adding pom poms and tassels to everything. Not to say this kind of flair isn’t…

Currently Crushing On: The Volon

If there’s a single handbag label that should be on your radar right now, it’s The Volon. The handcrafted bags, made in Korea, are adorably pint sized and refreshingly distinctive. I love the clashing of colors and…

Day 8: Bryr Clogs

You know that if I own four of anything, it’s that good. Whether you’re a fan of clogs or not, the moment you step into a pair of Bryr clogs, you know you’ve stepped into a…

A Mexican Inspired Thanksgiving

Mexico holds a special place in my heart. I associate it with love, as it’s where Abrahm and I were married nearly seven years ago, and beauty, as its storied craftsmanship and diverse cuisine excites…

DIY Tassel Bag Charm

I never met a tassel I didn’t love. So when I stumbled upon a ridiculously affordable lot of colorful, cotton tassels, I immediately snatched some up without even knowing what I’d do with them. But…

Emerson Fry Cocktail Slides

Friends, meet my new favorite summer shoe: Emerson Fry‘s babouche slippers. The cherry red leather slippers, which were released this morning, are constructed using traditional Moroccan methods and embellished with turquoise blue tassels. I can’t wait to…

Bryr Clogs Studio Visit

It was love at first sight – or rather, first try, after meeting my first pair of Bryr clogs. The gorgeous color palette and uniquely modern styles were enough to make me swoon from afar. But it…