Month: June 2009

FRUIT PUNCH

Want to design a fabulous room? Add a punch of color! No one knows this better than Manhattan’s design maven Amanda Nisbet. Take inspiration from Nisbet’s designs (below) by adding a bright headboard, bedskirt, throw pillows and window treatment to an otherwise neutral bedroom to create a classically modern retreat. Or paint a ceiling purple in an outdoor space and…

LONDON CALLING

Teen Vogue chose the gorgeous young star Emma Watson for their August 2009 cover. Watson, 19, made a name for herself in the widely popular Harry Potter flicks, but this stunning British actress may ditch it all (see quote below) as she heads off to Columbia University for some higher learning. Here’s hoping she finds a balance between “normal life”…

POPPY TALK

Coach unveiled its new “Poppy” line today, a mix of vibrant, casual and fun bags and accessories. With the new collection (aimed at a younger buyer than previous lines) Coach launched a full on social networking campaign via Facebook to generate buzz (become a Fan to get exclusive news, giveaways, desktop wallpaper, etc). To keep the fun going Coach is…

LEGALLY CHIC

“Whoever said orange was the new pink was seriously disturbed.”-Elle Woods PB Teen (Pottery Barn’s younger tween sister) has the most adorable line of Legally Blonde inspired bedding, luggage and of course chic doggy accessories- cute enough to make this twenty-something gal want to “bend and snap” up a few for herself! PB Teen personalized their goodies with Elle’s monogram…

VANITY FAIR

Nothing says “chic” like a ladylike vanity in the boudoir. In my recent search for the perfect makeup table for my own master suite, I stumbled along an array of gorgeous sitting tables all chic in their own right. For your own glamour vanity, keep in mind these three features: 1. Ample storage. Whether the table you choose is skirted,…