Ohkii Studio

It’s hard to believe that yet another summer is coming to an end. Honestly, where does all the time go? With my kids starting kindergarten and preschool this fall, you can bet I’ve been holding…

DIY Perler Bead Jewelry

A couple of weeks ago, I took Quincy to the craft store to pass the time indoors on a scorchingly hot day in LA. I was surprised, and thrilled, to come across an entire section…

DIY Embroidered Straw Bag

Remember my obsession with vintage souvenir bags last year? Well, the fixation hasn’t subsided and I suddenly had the crazy idea of DIYing my own this summer. To be honest, this spontaneous decision with met…

The Scandi Street Set

It’s been awhile since I’ve posted any street style posts here but leave it to the individualistic and effortless style of the Scandi set at Copenhagen Fashion Week to invigorate my love of street style…

Hirotaka Ear Cuffs

Are piercings becoming passé? I can’t help but wonder while swooning over Tokyo-based designer Hirotaka Inoue’s collection of diamond and pearl studded ear cuffs. I’m just in awe of the incredibly imaginative ways jewelers are…

Jill Lin

I love to play a little guessing game of “who’s the designer?” while perusing Jill Lin’s illustrated series People of Fashion. They’re so lighthearted, colorful and so whimsically detailed, there’s not much to say except…

Lucy Folk

Let me introduce you to my current designer crush: Lucy Folk. A goldsmith by trade, the Australian-based designer has built her eponymous brand on a collection of luxurious, unconventional accessories handcrafted by artisans from all…

Austin’s Southern Living Idea House

I’ve never been to the south in the dead of summer until this year, and my oh my, hot is an understatement. It’s a good thing cities like Austin know just how to keep things…

Fleur Woods

Having spent years playing around with mixed media, textiles and embroidery, New...