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Watercolor Wednesday :: Trench

September 17, 2014

We had a wonderful weekend full of friends, long nights spent talking and drinking, and lots of future plans. Even though it’s Wednesday I still feel like we’re coming out of the weekend’s blur of activities. Guess that means it will feel like a short week!  This week’s watercolor was inspired by this streetstyle photo. Continue Reading…

Traveling Treasures

September 3, 2014

Whenever we travel, I like to pick up treasures along the way. It makes the idea of the trip last a little longer, and certain items in my closet remind me of fond memories from our adventure for a long time to come. This trip happened to be full of great little finds everywhere we went. Continue Reading…

Last Days of Summer

September 2, 2014

Last week we took a family road trip to visit my in-laws in Columbia, SC. We spent a day on the beach in Charleston, went to the Farmer’s Market, slept in, stayed up late, had lots and lots of coffee (including a delicious honey habanero latte from Drip, pictured above), drank plenty of white wine, ate lots of chocolate, and enjoyed ourselves completely. Continue Reading…

Hanky Head

August 18, 2014

If you have a baby girl, you know how important those silly baby headbands are. While you can find them in nearly every grocery and convenience store, cute, understated and interesting headbands under $20 are nearly impossible to find. One day, I was rifling through my delicates drawer and I stumbled upon a vintage handkerchief. At the time we had NO money, not even enough to buy a cheap little pack of headbands, and Esmé was getting to the age where I wanted to start dressing her up a little more when we would go out. Not only because it’s adorable, but also because it helps avoid the question (or supposition) of whether she’s a boy or girl. As necessity is the mother of invention… Continue Reading…