Mother’s Day

Inspiring art for inspiring moms. Happy Mother's Day! Clockwise from left: Hung Liu, Dirty Pink, 2015; Jay DeFeo, The Rose, 1958-66; Sheila Hicks, Bamian (Banyan), 1968; Lee Krasner, The Seasons, 1957

Mighty Real

I'm working on our school auction this morning, 54 Forever, and am putting together a rally-day playlist. Arguably the best disco song ever, "You Make Me Feel Mighty Real" by Sylvester will kick off the event. Inspired by the fashion in the video. Happy Monday!

David Bowie, 1947-2016

"I don't know where I'm going from here, but I promise it won't be boring." David Bowie Images: Anthony Devlin/Associate Press, The Guardian, Heike Junge/European Press Photo Agency, Suzanne Plunkett/Associated Press Like many friends, I'm so saddened by today's news. From music and fashion, to theatre and art, David Bowie was a prolific and iconic figure…

Shop Small Business Saturday

Sharing my post on tada! shop. Support your favorite local store! This year, tada! shop is doing something a little different for Black Friday. We’re not having one. Call it Anti-Black Friday, opting out or simply being a conscious consumer, but we won’t be featuring special ad promotions and sales during the busiest shopping day…

Kids at New York Fashion Week 2015

Photos by Vogue and Style.com New York Fashion Week ends tomorrow and while I'm is swooning over the shows, including Opening Ceremony and Alexander Wang,  I can't help but follow cute snapshots of all the young and almost-famous attendees. Dressed mostly in classic black, these petite hipsters add a fun freshness to the front row. Here are some popular photos... Photos from Sophisticated and GMA News…

Spring’s Playful Plume

I have to admit, the thought of wearing feathers makes me want to sneeze and scratch. I haven’t understood the appeal... at least until now. As feathers make a glorious show this season from designers Erdem and Simone Rocha, we are now seeing some delightful and creative styles from children's clothing brand Wolf and Rita. Think…

The Most Fashionable Rag Dolls

Jess Brown Dolls My daughter and I love Jess Brown dolls. Each one-of-a-kind design is handmade with love from sustainable material, usually vintage textiles. And it's all made locally in nearby Petaluma! We love the new holiday collection in gorgeous fur, lace, and tweed textures. This season also includes dresses printed with Theatre du Palais Royal and paired with silk capes from…