tuesday’s girl: baubles.


i’m a bracelet girl. i rarely wear necklaces, sometimes a ring, and always some simple earrings. but bracelets just get me going — especially really chunky ones, and if they have a vintage vibe, all the better. i have a lot of them and i cluster them and wear them together. i find they can really dress up about anything i wear, jeans especially. people always seem... 
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studio spaces: joshu+vela.


joshu+Vela designs explore the harmony of style and function, building all of their bags to last, with the intention that they grow more and more beautiful with age and wear. Each piece is handmade with a lot of attention to the smallest detail at their San Francisco design studio south of market. sfgirlbybay photographer cindy loughridge and i wanted to see their handy work... 
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tuesday’s girl: kate spade goes italia.


madison avenue collection elea dress. con tanto amore kate spade’s spring style guide. i mean, what’s not to love — they shot this lovely lookbook in italy! this makes me want to jet off to capri or cinque terre in a big way. spring fever, italian style. ciao, bella! lemon yellow striped devon top; and 2 park avenue cheri bag. cedar street maise handbag;... 
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swarm | a giveaway.


i have long been an admirer of amsterdam-based artist leslie oshmann of swarm. leslie’s talent is taking vintage canvas paintings and giving them a whole new life — as furniture, journals, pillows, and, handbags. Each bag is utterly unique, made from vintage paintings, leather and linen, reclaimed objects made new in Amsterdam. leslie finds her materials in dutch... 
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tuesday’s girl: unexpected preppy.