slow weekend

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Some days I love jumping up and getting twenty things done by noon — other days, it’s such a treat to take it slow; sleep in; lounge about the house in something cozy for hours. Isn’t this poncho perfect for that? It’s my new favorite thing — a textile, gypsy-ish delight to the senses; my…

riot

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Shorts: Azalea Boutique/Blouse: Dolce Vita/Boots:Frye While the history of grapes, fermentation, and terroir may at first blush appear full of snobby and pretentiousness, I’ve always prefered to approach the topic with blue tights, hot pants, and a navajo blouse. After a brief crash course in old world versus new oak versus micro-aeration — followed by sampling more…

field trip

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Jeans: NEUW from Azalea/Shoes: Bass/Top: UO/Jacket: Free People/Jewelry: Audra’s Details (bracelet here and similar necklace here)/Bag & Belt: Vintage M and I took a field trip across the bay to tour the Pixar campus with a generous friend and a passionate Frenchman. The space was beautiful, and thoughtfully laid out — particularly the building seen behind me…

you LookMazing

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The other week I was invited to an event at trendy Hayes Valley boutique Azalea through SoMa startup LookMazing — a new social platform for sharing and categorizing style, garments & accessories, as well as images. At the event we browsed through Azalea’s wares (or had their stylists browse for us), and them tried on while…