Archive for June, 2009

Rainy Season

It is the rainy season in Tokyo and unlike Texas, that has fast and furious storms that end quickly, Tokyo has long, slow, and steady rain showers that last for hours.  Today we're having one of those downpours.  It's really kind of nice….. Jane and I were dressed and ready to venture out, but decided [...]

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TOKYO

Here are a few random shots around Tokyo.  We've been here for two days now.  It's amazing, fantastic, and beautiful.  We're both soooo tired tonight. Entrance to Kiddyland. Chanel Boutique. On the street.  Loved this girl's outfit and hair. Cool style… All types of interesting bikes. On the street. Omotesando. Entrance to a Japanese home. [...]

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From Los Angeles…..

Hi Everyone!  We made to to LA.  The weather is perfect!   We're here only a short time, so we wasted no time hitting a few favorites.  Carrying MMM yellow clutch.  Wearing my usual watch with Natalia Brilli "Nolex." Close up….First stop Maxfield's.  Amazing things, and they're having  a great sale.  Love the sculptures out [...]

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Dark

Jane and I snapped a few photos this past week before one of the many storms blew in.  Wearing Y-3 harem sweat pants, AA oversized grey tee and necklace from the Close up…. Also debuting these insane Hussein Chalayan shoes….. Aren't they fabulous??!!  They remind me of something organic, like they could have sprouted out [...]

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NAKKNA–Great Things From Sweden!

I'm crazy for this line I found at Opening Ceremony on our recent visit to NY.  NAKKNA  Based in Stockholm, Nakkna was founded in 2003 by designers Camilla Sundin, Claes Berkes and Ella Soccorsi who met at the Beckmans School of Design. The label produces menswear, womenswear and basics like T-shirts and denim. Nakkna's designs are [...]

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Styleswoon.com

My friend Sam Reitmayer has just launched her new blog.  Sam is a graphic artist and half of Her home is so cozy…. Great huh? I love her taste.  This is just a small sampling, but go over and have a look.  Lots of great things  to see, and so much more to come.  Congratulations [...]

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Saturday

Jane and I were out this morning running errands to get ready for our trip to Japan.  We did a little work over lunch… I'm wearing vintage jeans, vintage flannel, and a very old Donna Karan jacket–and my new Pamela Love claw necklace… Jane wore this fabulous vintage leopard faux fur jacket….she is always cold. [...]

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Christopher Kane

I fell for this Christopher Kane dress the minute I saw the runway photos…This dress is really art. Growing up in the 70's, Planet of the Apes was absolutely my favorite series of movies.  (I loved Tim Burton's re-make as well)  I like the insanity of using this series as inspiration for an entire collection. [...]

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Carol’s Been Busy……

Carol came home from school early yesterday and baked two beautiful three layer cakes.  They were so yummy…..Honestly, she is going to have to find a lower calorie hobby. Such pretty spring colors.  She made homemade buttercream frosting too…. Carol also recently attended her spring dance and wore this great Betsey Johnson dress.  Carol loves [...]

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Shoe Love

Loving these Proenza Schouler Fall 09 shoes…and bags!   Here is a pic of one of the bags…doesn't show much, but there is a great photo of the camel version in this months Bazaar. All photos style.com

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