SUNDAY AM ROUND UP

backyard party

I hope you all had a marvelous 4th of July weekend! I certainly did and have a nice tan to show for it! Here are just a few links to keep you occupied on Sunday Morning while you detox from your weekend of BBQing and Beers. Enjoy!

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ESSENTIALS || FOURTH OF JULY SAILING

Talented Mr. Ripley

My parents have an awesome sailboat docked near NYC so summer holidays are pretty much always reserved for sailing. These are a few of my must haves to make the day more comfortable… Enjoy! Continue reading

NAILED || PART TWO

Julep Freedom™ Polymer Top Coat

I’ve had two weddings in the past month so I did two back to back GEL manicures. If you are not familiar, while GEL manicures last 2 to 2 and a half weeks they wreak your nails or at least they leave my nails paper thin and unattractive. So I just took off my GEL a few days ago and went back to regular polish. I mentioned my favorite base and top coat by Sephora, called Sephora X a few weeks ago, but another GEL alternative just came across my desk that is 4-Free and claims to do the same thing, which is give you gel like shine and super staying power of your manicure aka less chips. So since I love green alternatives I thought I’d give it a whirl. Read what I thought after the jump.  Continue reading

Currently Obsessed with…

LEPEN FOR KATE SPADE SATURDAY PENS

 

I’m generally obsessed with Kate Spade Saturday as a whole, those design your own weekender bags have got my heart racing. But I do love a good fancy pen, especially in bight yellow. Le Pen collaborated with Saturday to create these awesome bight pens, I love Le Pen in general and the fact that while being bright yellow the ink is black makes me even more obsessed.

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GOOD DESIGN + HANGOVER CURES

bedside carafe with glass Crate and Barrel

I love beautiful and well designed things, especially when they solve some sort of life problem. In this case its thirst. I am always thirsty and drinking something, especially in the middle of the night, and in the middle of the night I hate waking up to go get a glass of water. I could leave a glass on my bedstand, but I have cats and they might knock it over or even worse take a sip, which is fine I love them but they do lick their own butts, just sayin’. Continue reading

Shit you didn’t know you needed || O F F I C E

RENS sheepskin IKEAI like to really want things. I like to dream about things I want to acquire.  I haven’t always been this way, it use to be all about impulse, but I’ve been trying to save more money so waiting is part of the game, its fun you know to see if you really want something after the passage of time.

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