small business saturday® | throw an etsy trunk show.


Clementine. having the luxury to shop in a variety of small, independent boutiques is one of the reasons i love living in san francisco so much. like many big cities, we embrace the small business. and this year Small Business Saturday┬« is going one step further to help you shop for local, handmade products by working with Etsy to create a unique way for small business owners... 
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tuesday’s girl: sweater season.


as always, the latest issue of milk magazine is most inspiring — nevermind that these are clothing for kids. i love the colorful sweater collections, scarves and mittens, and most especially the styled layered look they’ve created for issue no. 45. i went looking for some adult-sized accessories to get this funky, fun and cozy layered look. i think the idea here... 
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pin-worthy: alecia @ likes of us.

pinworthy alecia

hello all, i find that many times pinners overlap…which isn’t such a bad thing. in the case of many of the pinners i follow, i truly believe it’s because i follow a group of folks with nothing short of lovely taste and lucky for me, happen to gel with my aesthetic. i also love when i happen upon a pinner that finds beautiful things i have yet to bump into.... 
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tuesday’s girl: orla kiely autumn/winter.


orla kiely autumn/winter collection has launched. and with it, a new mobile app, too. but what i’m especially in love with are these fun, whimsical winter sweaters. i love the pink and green knits paired with skirts, and black tights — that’s pretty much my style in a nutshell. throw in a cute pup and they had me at hello. have a look at the new orla kiely... 
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the l.a. guide.


i have a love/hate relationship with los angeles. it’s the place i grew up, so i love being near family and lots of good friends i have there. i love the warm evenings, and swimming in the ocean. there’s certain neighborhoods i’m especially drawn to, like silverlake, los feliz and venice. downtown is fascinating to me and i love that it’s had a resurgence... 
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