March 7th, 2011


What I Bought Today – The J. Crew Maritime Dress

Saw this today and could not resist… everything about it is too perfect – especially the shade of blue.  I have a lot of striped tees but not so many striped dresses – will be wearing this one all summer long.   Get it here at J. Crew.  (And check View FUll Post

March 7th, 2011


Sunday Crafts: DIY Proenza Schouler Inspired Bracelet

During a recent peruse of net-a-porter, I stumbled across the very lovely – but at $150, a bit pricey for what it is, Proenza Schouler rope bracelet.  I was instantly smitten with the bright colors and the “this-came-from-the-hardware-store” feel.  I immediately set out to make one myself, and with this View FUll Post

March 5th, 2011


Currently Craving: Bow Post Earrings

Under normal circumstances, I am so not a bow person. If a garment of clothing comes with a bow, it’s immediately cut off.  Blech. But lately, a whole crop of adorable bow post earrings has held my attention.  Sweet, but not saccharine…  cute, but not cutesy. From the top:  Kate View FUll Post

March 5th, 2011


Two Wands, One Bottle: MAC’s Haught & Naughty Lash

I’m kind of obsessing over MAC’s Haught and Naughty Lash Mascara right now.  The fun packaging (glitter and hot pink!?  hello!)  would be enough to catch my attention, but it’s really the innovation that’s got me obsessing today. Basically, it’s got two wands in one bottle – a small one View FUll Post

March 4th, 2011

Massive Twitter Giveaway!

Exciting news – I just realized that Stripes & Sequins’ one year twitter-versary is tomorrow!  In honor of it, Stripes & Sequins is hosting a massive giveaway when we hit 1000 followers.  (We’re at 944 right now… so close!!!) The winner will get a pile of cosmetic & beauty products… (including some View FUll Post