Yearly Archives: 2012

A Christmas Cocktail

December 21, 2012
There’s no better way to put your personal stamp on a party than a specialty cocktail. Of course have all the usual suspects on hand (wine, beer, champers, vodka, mixers, etc.), but serve this little number pre-made on beautiful trays and you’ll take your party to another lev... READ MORE >

How to Create a Chic Christmas Door

December 18, 2012
Don’t let your Christmas decor become a bore. Keep it chic this holiday season with these designer tips and tricks for achieving a stylish and festive front door to welcome your guests this holiday season. Green, green, green!  I love the idea of using a simple wreath and lus... READ MORE >

My Haute Holiday Table Featured on One Kings Lane

December 18, 2012
      A couple weeks ago I threw an intimate holiday dinner party in San Francisco for family and friends – and naturally, I went all out! I offered to let  One Kings Lane stop by and get the inside scoop on some of my entertaining secrets. They snapped some ... READ MORE >

The Grass is Greener in 2013

December 11, 2012
Have you heard the news? Pantone has just released their 2013 color of the year and, much to our delight, it’s Emerald! It seems everyone has been taking notice of this luscious hue (malachite, anyone?) so it only makes sense for both the interior and fashion worlds to embr... READ MORE >

Gift Guide Round-Up

December 10, 2012
What’s on top bloggers wish lists this holiday season? Finials and malachite bowls! We are beyond flattered that our little gems were included in these seriously stylish round ups.  Some of our favorite guides of the season include Katie Anderson and Meg Biram’s To a... READ MORE >

The Only Gift Guide You’ll Need: Hillary’s Picks

December 4, 2012
December is finally here and that means the holiday season is in full swing! There’s so many things about this season that j’ADORE… cashmere sweaters, hot chocolate, watching “Miracle on 34th Street” (Natalie Wood version, of course), fresh cut Chris... READ MORE >

Luxury Living on the Slopes

November 30, 2012
One of my favorite places to ski is Aspen, Colorado. I love the mountain air and the breathtaking scenery of the Colorado Rockies. This authentic ski town, known for its glitz and glamour, has a lot to offer both on and off the slopes. Here the chalets pay homage to their rustic ... READ MORE >

Glam Ski Attire For Aspen

November 26, 2012
As I prepare for my  upcoming ski trip to Aspen, I find myself scouring my favorite sites for some inspiration.  First things first…my ski attire, both on and off the slopes! Here are a few of my favorite current looks in ski wear:   What you wear off the slopes is j... READ MORE >

Alexandra Von Furstenberg Acrylic Backgammon Set

November 26, 2012
We are majorly crushing on Alexandra Von Furstenberg’s stylishly chic Acrylic Backgammon Attaché. If anyone can put a modern twist on one of the oldest board games it’s most definitely Mrs. Von Furstenberg and this time she has really outdone herself. If you’ve been lookin... READ MORE >

Can this outfit be a room?

November 26, 2012
In case you missed it, Hillary was featured on the Tory Burch blog this past weekend wearing some seriously fab threads.  Between the chic tailored jacket, the navy stripe detail on her top, and those gold chain sandals it was the perfect sophisticated summer look. And I need ... READ MORE >