Friday, April 15, 2016

Barrington Gifts

Blazer: J.Crew (old, other scallop blazer options here and here) Dress: J.Crew (similar here and here) Shoes: Ferragamo Bags: Barrington Gifts 1,2 c/o Wallet: Barrington Gifts c/o Bracelets: Kate Spade, Kiel James Patrick 1,2,3Glasses: Karen Walker  Lipstick: Stila // Valentina 

Happy Friday! What I love most about living in New England is the variety of the terrain and proximity to my favorite destinations (Nantucket, White Mountains, Kennebunkport). Almost everything is three hours away or less. I love packing up my car and taking a short road trip for a weekend getaway. The best trips are always planned last minute. 

Barrington Gifts makes a beautiful line of bags perfect for weekend getaways, beach days, and day trips. The weekender bag is the perfect size to fit everything I need.  While agonizing over Mother's Day gifts this year I couldn't help but think how perfect one of these bags would be for my mother. Every bag is customizable. Customers can choose their favorite pattern from the site and personalize the bag with a monogram. Personalized gifts always earn extra points.

                                               Special thank you to Barrington Gifts for sponsoring this post. 



Tuesday, April 12, 2016

Seasons Change

This weekend I took my Spring clothes out of storage and finally organized my closet. Before this it was a mess. I had a hard time trying to find anything and it was frustrating trying to put together outfits in the morning. I'm almost always in a rush as I live by the five more minutes sleep rule once the alarm goes off. In case you were wondering, five more minutes almost always turns into a half hour. Since I pretty much always wear navy, some shade of blue, or white I wanted to highlight this section of my closet. I'm drawn to the color blue and all of my recent purchases reflect this.

While my closet screams Spring, Rhode Island still feels very much like winter. I tend to buy all my Spring/Summer clothes now in fear that my favorite pieces will disappear in stores by the time I actually can/want to wear them. I both love and hate that warm weather clothes are introduced in January. Here are some of my must have pieces this season. A few of these are already in my closet. 

Suitcase: Steamline Luggage c/o 


Monday, April 11, 2016

Spring Awakening

Blazer: J.Crew Shirt: Ralph Lauren (similar) Jeans: Current Elliott Shoes: Gucci Bag: Tory Burch Necklaces: Kiel James Patrick 1,2 Bracelets: Kiel James Patrick and here Belt: J.Crew Lipstick: Stila

Wednesday, April 6, 2016

Suite Cocktail Hour

Jacket: Burberry Sweater: Brooks Brothers Skirt: Lilly Pulitzer (old//similar) Shoes: J.Crew Bag: YSL Glasses: Miu Miu Bracelet: Kiel James Patrick Lipstick: Marc Jacobs // Cora Cora

Location: Ocean House // Tower Suite

Thursday, March 31, 2016

The Morgan Suite

Shirt: Tory Burch Pants: DVF Shoes: Charles David Bag: Tory Burch  Earrings: Van Cleef & Arpels Bracelets: Van Cleef & Arpels 1,2  (Van Cleef & Arpels jewels borrowed)

Location: Ocean House (Morgan Suite)  // Watch Hill, Rhode Island 

Read my Town and Country x Van Cleef & Arpels feature here.
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