Monthly Archives: June 2013

Oysters & Sous-Vide

The quintessential West Coast welcome-summer meal: fresh Hog Island oysters, shucked on the patio, accompanied by an amazing homemade peppery minoette sauce and a cream & horseradish mix, silky sous-vide short ribs, wine curated by the guest of honor, blue … Continue reading

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We Love Fish in a Jar!

What better way to welcome the first day of summer than enjoying fish in a jar? This sweet treat of white chocolate, blue buttercream, and chocolate cake (from my favorite recipe by Emily Luchetti) accompanied my son and his friends … Continue reading

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Steven Alan Sample Sale

I found these lovely pieces at the Steven Alan Online Sample Sale – lots of summery prints and great prices. Get your favorites before they all disappear. Sale ends June 22nd.

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New Sweet William in Brooklyn

If I were a little girl, this is where you’d find me, snug between atsuyo et akiko and ESP No. 1, or reclined on a soft chair trying on hair accessories. Now that I’m all grown up (not really) and living on … Continue reading

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Holly Golightly’s Breakfast

One of my favorite artists, Joël Penkman, has just released another masterpiece from his fictional food series, a limited edition giclée print: Holly Golightly’s breakfast, Milk-Plus, and Edmund’s Turkish delight (soon to be hanging on one of my walls). The … Continue reading

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Just Add Imagination

If you’re looking for fun summer projects, add one of these 100% recycled cardboard creations to your list. All your child needs is a bit of imagination and a big smile to enjoy these pint-size shelters by Kidsonroof. You can … Continue reading

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Stylish Sachets by k studio

I like keeping a running list of good gift ideas. Here, these sachets combine design elements that I love, fine art and sustainable cloth. The pouches are $36 for a pack of three, which would make a nice gift for … Continue reading

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