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A Thank You Note Wardrobe

Many years ago we had a friend who encouraged us to have a thank you note wardrobe. We love these formal notes from Ellis Hill which are Arzberger Engraved.  Then the Vera Wang embossed notes, which are available through Needle In A HaystackRifle Paper Company is a newer [...]

Jewelry Passion

Elise Aberg’s passion for jewelry design is a delight to be around. We were recently at her Sea Elise  studio, and loved our visit. We have known Elise since she was a child and are so happy that she is using her gifts to make these bohemian pieces..The tassle bracelets would make great gifts for a friend.

Athleta Dallas

The New Athleta Store has opened in Dallas, and we were there yesterday looking at the sale things and its wonderful merchandise. Leggings, track pants, dresses, they have it all. Located just off Oak Lawn avenue, this store is light and bright, and the manager and staff are too. They have many items which you [...]

December 31st, 2014|Fashion, Featured|0 Comments|

Cozy Christmas

Merry Christmas everyone!! We hope your holidays are filled with much JOY. . We  think these cashmere pants will be great for reading and lounging…Our gratitude to you for reading…

::Outfit:

Montara Sweater: ATHLETA   Cashmere League Pants:: ATHLETA  Infinity Scarf::ATHLETA

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December 24th, 2014|Fashion, Featured|0 Comments|

Party Clothes Basics

There is nothing like a basic A-Line skirt for easy dressing. Unlike pencil skirts, you can move in it. And they are making a comeback

Photography by Mary Summers
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Shoes:: JIMMY CHOO  Skirt:: KATE SPADE  [...]

December 19th, 2014|Fashion, Featured|0 Comments|

Last Minute Gift Ideas

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Maple Tech Accessories:: GROVEMADE Jamie Bow Pump::CLUB MONACO t-1 agenda::CLUB MONACO Nora Black Booties:: LKBENNETT Matalin Coat:: CLUB MONACO

Some things that might fit the bill for last minute gifts are Tech Products from [...]

Electric Blue Fitness

With all the holiday parties, these bright blue leggings help me get ready to work out.. A good walk on the treadmill and lifting a few weights has been good to break up my exercise routine, which includes many days a week of pilates classes.. Christmas is almost here and yesterday we finally got the iphone and music system [...]

The Talented Brenda Bogart

Born in Dallas, Brenda has been an artist that has touched many lives.. Her work is diverse, but we have included some of our favorites here. She has studied extensively under Mary Vernon and Barnaby Fitzgerald. Thank you Brenda for brightening our landscapes!
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A Cheese Shop to Remember

Molto Formaggio in Highland Park Village is a cheese shop to remember.. The owners Michael and Christy have a love of life that is contagious. They also have classes once a month with their sommelier William that are great ways to learn and be with friends. We hope to take a trip with them someday, [...]

December 8th, 2014|Featured, Food|0 Comments|

Green and Brown Leather

Have a wonderful weekend… Thank you for reading.

Leather Jacket:: COLE HAAN

Pants::  older  BRUNO CUCINELLI:: similar here::AG JEANS 

Top:: older, similar here:: ALICE & OLIVIA

Boots:: TALBOTS

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