belly up to the bar cart.


caitlin mccarthy design. fancy cocktails have certainly made a comeback of late — old fashioned’s and manhattans are really making the rounds these days and bar carts have begun appearing all over my pinterest feed for a while now. i’ve even made a pinboard dedicated to the mighty bar cart. it’s such a fun thing to put together for home entertaining,... 
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a summer fête with SKYY Barcraft.


every once in a while i get invited to throw a party to help celebrate a new brand, and those events are definitely a favorite part of my job. so when SKYY Barcraft asked me to introduce you to their new line of flavored vodkas, how could i resist? pretty and delicious cocktails, gorgeous flowers, globe lights, fantastic food with great friends in a beautiful space —... 
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bartender, make mine a whiskey: a workshop.


i think i may have mentioned my new-found affinity for those very worldly, whiskey-flavored-beverages lately. well, my very favorite bar in the city, two sisters bar & books is going to be teaching us all how to mix an adult beverage using white whiskey. that’s right, two sisters bar & books featuring bartender extraordinaire — i like to call him sir... 
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luxe pins.


happy new year everyone! it feels like forever since my last post so let’s get right to it. first, a pale pink sleeveless tank with a lovely beaded collar from bloom (no. 1),  a birchwood geometric pendant by snugstudio (no. 2), gorgeous styling from the danish house doctor catalog (no. 3), a recipe for rhubarb & rosewater syrupfrom 101 cookbooks (no. 4),... 
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i covet bar carts. i saw this amazing vintage bar cart on elle interiör, and haven’t been able to get it out of my mind. it may have originally been some kind of tacky restaurant serving cart, but now it’s been re-purposed into an industrial chic cart for serving up cocktails in style. just in time for holiday parties! this bar cart via lonny is a pretty nice... 
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