Holla at your girl: Mother’s Day Gifts

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It’s almost that time of year! The day we celebrate our lovely moms for taking on the unsavory task of raising us. We should all get them something really nice this year. That couldn’t have been much fun. This bouquet from LMD Floral is unreal, no? Could be a good option. But if you’re looking for […]

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Bow BRIKA Wow Wow


I discovered Brika a few days ago after reading a Refinery29 article on awesome new e-commerce sites. I was hooked instantly. Offering gorgeous products and focusing on the creators behind them, BRIKA celebrates and showcases these “makers” and their stories. “Weaving a sense of community and creativity into the fabric of the brand, BRIKA is a place shoppers […]

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Project Pop-Up NYC at STORY

Story Pop Up Shop

Located at 10th Avenue and West 19th Street is STORY, a 2000 square foot retail space that changes its theme, merchandise, and design every four to eight weeks. Past themes have included Love, Color, and New York State of Mind. The current “story,” if you will, features the 11 winners of Project Pop-Up NYC. All […]

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Stuff those Stockings


Stocking stuffers are tricky- you don’t want to spend too, too much on them, but you also probably shouldn’t be able to find everything you’re looking for at CVS. Hence this list of awesome, yet affordable little trinkets with which to fill your loved ones’ stockings…   This Dumpling Bag by Chako is made from […]

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L-atitude Holiday Pop Up Shop


Yesterday, while finishing up my Christmas shopping, I decided to stop by the pop up shop held by L-atitude, the amazing “online portal for shopping trips around the world.” The site offers incredible pieces (jewelry, bags, clothing, etc.) from exotic locations that I’m dying to visit, but can’t quite justify traveling to right now. Held […]

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Hipster Glasses for All

I’ve been looking for a pair of hipster-ish glasses for a while now, but all the ones I like are super expensive. Bummer, right? So I was pumped when I heard about Warby Parker, the TOMS of eyewear. You buy a pair of glasses (for only $95!) and with the help of their partner RestoringVision.org, one […]

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life is like a MintBox of chocolates

Another members-only sample-sale site?   GET OUTTA TOWN.  Because everyone and their mother isn’t hopping on that bandwagon (which, by the way, is the best bandwagon EVER).  Anyway.  Mintbox is a website that offers members access to private sales and events, style advice from designers and stylists, AND 5% cash back on every purchase.   Unlike most sample sales […]

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Gift Guide 2k9

Holiday gift ideas for (almost) everyone on your list. The Fashionista J. Crew, Crushed glitter minaudière, $49.50 The Style Strategy: A Less-is-More Approach to Staying Chic and Shopping Smart, By Nina Garcia, $21.99, anthropologie.com J. Crew, Superskinny Satin Belt, $25 Henri Bendel, Sequin Multi Stone Hinged Cuff, $68     The Traveler Smythson, Panama ‘Places […]

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