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Happy Birthday Andy Warhol

donna summer, yoko ono, liza minnelson, dolly parton, bianca, debbie harry, starlet, art, birthday, andy warhol

Happy Birthday to the man behind the camera. Thank you for making this work even more beautiful and thank you for capturing these lovely images of all the style icons we love. Happy Birthday Andy Warhol, you’re a real gem with the most beautiful lens.

Recipe Roundup: Farmer’s Market Finds

summertime recipes, grilled pineapple, DIY green goddess dressing, how to make radish chips, summer night peach and blueberry pie

It’s been a long time coming and at last, the debut day for the brand new Broadway Farmer’s Market is here! For this week’s recipe round-up, we pulled some of our favorite farmer’s market inspired recipes from our ‘hostess’ Pinterest board. Whether it’s grilled pineapple or a peach blueberry pie, these are all summer treats guaranteed to make a night feel special.

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Link Love : Vol. 001

links to see fun weekend links thank goodness it's saturday

Happy Weekend! Besides dressing in our favorite frocks, we are finding some things we love so much online and think you should be in on the fun too. Starting now, we will be putting a little list of our favorite things together for you every weekend. aaaaaaand GO.

We can’t stop listening to this song / The cutest snack there ever was / Elastic hair ties in a pinch

illustration by Luli Sanchez

Things We Love : The Oscars

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After watching the red carpet and scanning through all the photos this morning, the vote is in — we love beaded lace. Our favorite looks come from Jessica Chastain in Armani, Sandra Bullock in Elie Saab, and Alicia Vikander in (another) Elie Saab. Some of our other favorites included Amy Adams in a gorgeous Oscar de la Renta ball gown and the pretty in pink Anne Hathaway in a sleek Prada number.

Now your turn, which were your favorite styles of the night?

xo.

Sips and Sweet Gifts

Oh yes, the day we have all been waiting for. The day we get to all take a small step back and give a warm and loving ‘ thank you, i love you ‘ to all the ones we care for in this world. To celebrate, we created a few projects for you to make on this special night of love or a cocktail to shake up with your special b

cherry raspberry fizz cocktail denver DIY how to sips sweet valentine date night drink

 What you need: 1 tbs lemon juice  |  1 tsp grenadine  |  1 oz cherry brand  |  Champagne  |  Fresh cherries, for garnish

How to:  Shake grenadine, lemon juice, and brandy with ice and strain into a coupe.  |  Fill with champagne and garnish with a fresh cherry. — we mysteriously misplaced our cherries so went with some ripe raspberries we had on hand. still cute, red and oh so valentine.

custom mug sharpie oil based how to DIY valentine gift for her for him

What you need:

DIY do it yourself mug red valentine mug gold silver white sharpie on mug

How to:

Shake your Sharpie for a few moments and test on a paper towel or scrap paper to measure flow of the pen. Write or draw a little something special for your valentine. Then, pop your new sweet mug into the oven at 350 degrees for 30 minutes. Afterwards, take your new mug out and let it cool completely. Voila! A special little something for the one you love.

do it yourself gold glitter heart muslin tote cute valentine craft how to gift for her

Supplies:

supplies for do it yourself project craft night gold glitter gold acrylic paint mod podge paintbrush cute valentine gift

How to: Using a pencil, draw a heart in the middle of the tote (or anywhere you prefer!). Paint the heart with the gold paint to make sure all empty spaces will be filled after the glitter is applied. Tip: place a paper towel inside your tote as the acrylic paint will seep through the fabric a bit.

how to glitter heart tote DIY paint gold heart metallic acrylic paint

Once the paint has dried, apply mod podge to the gold heart with a paintbrush and quickly poor a generous amount of glitter onto the wet glue. Wait about 15 minute, shake off the leftover glitter and there you have it! A beautiful on trend tote to keep or gift. (Tada!)

do it yourself DIY glitter heart tote for valentines day gift for her fun valentine craft

Happy Valentine’s Day Starlets! xo.

 

Our Favorite Dresses At The Grammys

Last night was that wonderful night we wait for all year. Like Christmas for the fashion loving, the Grammy Awards is always a reason to pause, observe, swoon and review. Here are some of our favorite looks from last night that we are completely inspired by.

grammys fashion best dressed alexa chung kimbra natasha beddingfield taylor swift red lace daisy print baby blue tulle Grecian goddess

from left to right: Kimbra in Jaime Lee | Alexa Chung in Valentino | Taylor Swift in J. Mendel | Natasha Bedingfield in Emerson

Which were your favorites?

Love Filled Prints

heart valentine's day pink red pages romance novels grey background photography for him for her

The air is cold but our hearts are warm in anticipation of the sweet and romantic holiday nearing closer to us each day. Valentine’s day holds a dear place in our minds and hearts as it’s a time to reflect and love and be thankful for those close in our lives. We came across this 51 Love Stories print from Paul Octavious and completely fell head over heels. A heart sculpted from pink paged novels? We couldn’t ask for more.

books red pages romance novels heart print framed for him for her valentine's day gift idea

Buy for him, for her, for your best or yourself – here.

pink red pages heart print poster paul octavious valentine's day for him for her

 

Dress Of The Week

We are so inspired by this sixties inspired mod dress. Dress this cutie up with colored tights and a shimmery tweed jacket or keep is casual with a long knit cardigan and pointed toe flats. Click through to shop this beauty! xo.

Our Monday Mood Color: Poppy

Hello sun! It’s back and making Denver much more bright and summer-like. In celebration, we bring you a whole outfit of lovely oranges to reflect this golden age among us.

1. Beaded hoop earring $8
2. Peppermint two toned dress $40
3. Small poppy satchel $35
4. Skinny mod poppy belt $15
5. Molded orange bangle $16
6. Solid poppy bangle $14
7. Color blocked buckle purse $40
8. Flower garland ring $9

All items are currently stocked at both stores! Have a lovely week ladies!