Posts Categorized: wanderlust

Introducing: Julie Chang Photography

March 18, 2013
We are SO excited to announce the newest addition to our Art category in the shop…introducing photography by Julie Chang! While designing Julie’s apartment we were elated to find that not only is she a knock-out TV personality (she’s the new entertainment news a... READ MORE >

Napa Weekend Retreat

March 15, 2013
Here at Hillary Thomas we like to work hard, play hard. So at the beginning of the month we closed up shop for a long weekend getaway up in Napa, or as we preferred to call it “a company off-site retreat.” Napa (St. Helena specifically) seemed like the perfect locatio... 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 >

Vintage Chic – Hitting The Road

August 3, 2012
Can you believe it’s already August?  It feels like just yesterday we were finishing up our spring cleaning and the anticipation of summer was just a twinkle in our eye.  But don’t bust out those fall clothes and cashmere sweaters just yet – there’s plen... READ MORE >

Dorothy Draper-Inspired Décor to Grace the Greenbrier Express Train

September 27, 2011
We LOVE decorating icon Dorothy Draper, so you can imagine our excitement that Carlton Varney, president of Dorothy Draper & Co., is bringing the designer’s signature style to the new Greenbrier Presidential Express train. This is especially fitting since Dorothy herself de... READ MORE >

La Cienega: L.A.’s Designer Drive

September 9, 2011
La Cienega Boulevard is a designer drive here in Los Angeles. Although that isn’t news to most Angelenos, this is: the fabulous Lucas Studio and Harbinger are moving to La Cienega in early September. Joe Lucas and Parrish Chilcoat of the studio and store are our good friends, a... READ MORE >

Spotlight On: Stephanie Johnson

June 29, 2011
Our good friend Stephanie Johnson is a travel maven with an amazing collection of organizational accessories made for travel, like makeup and toiletry bags that would make even the most Type A traveler envious. And the best part: these bags are super chic to boot! We love this de... READ MORE >

Divulging Our Secret Shopping Sources

June 2, 2011
Hi friends! We’ve been caught up in a whirlwind of excitement lately, including being featured by Lucky Magazine—a go-to source on shopping and style. We were so flattered the renowned mag asked Hillary Thomas Designs about our shopping sources in Los Angeles and online that ... READ MORE >

Chic Shop Featured on Style Beat!

May 27, 2011
The oh-so-stylish Marisa Marcantonio recently featured Chic Shop on her design blog Style Beat—one of our very favorite blogs—and we wanted to give her a huge thank-you shout out. Believe it or not, Marisa and Hillary are actually both from Locust Valley and used to ice skate... READ MORE >