It’s time to hit the courts. There are a lot of things I enjoy about playing tennis. It’s fun, it’s outdoors, it’s a sport you can play for life, and the clothes. I’m dead serious. From a very young age, I’ve LOVED tennis outfits. I like to keep my clothes simple, no lace or crazy … Continue reading Il Tennis
It’s a Ponte Weekend in Italy. While most of my friends are out of town, I’m using this weekend to catch up on work and to get organized for next month. I would love to spend some time in the country this weekend. Instead, I will go to the park. One of my favorite parks … Continue reading Weekend Inspiration – Fountain – Villa Borghese Park, Rome
I was reading LONNY magazine last weekend when I came across the gorgeous work of Brittany Asch. Asch has a great eye and her use of color is inspiring. Looking at these arrangements makes me swoon. Truly beautiful work. Buon (and bello) Weekend! Photos: Brrch.com Continue reading Weekend Inspiration – Flowers By Brittany Asch
I’ve written about “the mix” before. I absolutely adore the European style of mixing traditional and modern design elements. Clearly, I must add the book FRENCH ACCENTS to my interior design library. Can we talk about the moldings in this living room? Stunning! Continue reading I Libri – French Accents: At Home With Parisian Objects And Details by Erin Smith
FINALLY! Winter is gone. Over the weekend we had highs in the low 70’s/20’s. It was glorious. This morning I jogged past my favorite flower stand and I was compelled by this amazing weather to buy some tulips. I think they would look perfect in this vase. Photo: Crate&Barrel The lines of this vase are … Continue reading Stylish Simplicity – Pera Vase – Crate & Barrel
Felicia and I met a few years ago through a friend in NYC. She’s wicked smart, funny, and has a killer sense of style. Along with being a ridiculously talented writer, Felicia is also a gifted photographer, baker, and cook. Felicia recently left her high-powered/profile job and is traveling in Italy and France for three … Continue reading Weekend Inspiration – Felicia Sullivan’s Dispatch From Florence
Audrey Hepburn’s son, Luca Dotti, has edited a book about his famous mother. “Audrey In Rome” has over two hundred photographs, many of them never published before, taken during the time Ms. Hepburn lived in the Eternal City. Ms. Hepburn was a resident in Rome for over twenty years after marrying, Dr. Andrea Dotti, an … Continue reading Weekend Inspiration – Audrey Hepburn In Rome
Me: “What are you doing this weekend?” Friend: “Cambio di Stagione.” Yes, it’s that time of year… we have to swap out our Winter clothes for our Spring/Summer clothes. My friends in Italy who are fortunate to have enough closet space to avoid under-the-bed boxes, still do Cambio di Stagione. Clothes that need to be … Continue reading Thinking About Walk-In Closets During Cambio Di Stagione.