Toile Spill

Toile Spill

I have noticed an uptick of styles offered in toile (pronounced: twall) fabric. This inspired me to research the pattern. Toile is the {typically} blue illustrations on white or off-white background. From Fabric Museum (www.fabricmuseum.org): Toiles -- printed fabrics of historical or pastoral scenes -- are once again popular in home decorating, just as they [...]

Style Survey // Jamie, @sketchingup

Style Survey // Jamie, @sketchingup

Name: Jamie Profession: licensed architect Hometown: Richmond, VA Outfit: shirt: Brooks Brothers // pants: Brooks Brothers // loafers: Cole Haan // sunglasses: vintage RayBan // croakie: Vineyard Vines x Target Does your style differ from your nine-to-five to your weekend, and if so, how? I like to joke that even my pajamas are business casual. Most workdays keep me in [...]

Sartorial Sustainability Sunday: A Conversation with Mimi, @theyearoflilly

last week... I virtually met Mimi of @theyearoflilly after she shared with me an amazing resource for identifying vintage Lilly Pulitzer and other brands. Since then, her feed has been on my radar and I find myself checking back at least once week to see how she works Lilly Pulitzer in her {literal} everyday wardrobe. Mimi [...]

Gorpcore and After

Gorpcore and After

I love a great brand collaboration. It has grown into an obsession ever since the Lilly Pulitzer x Target debacle of 2015. Given that I have written about Pendleton x Gap, Karl Lagerfeld Paris x Long Tall Sally (twice! thrice!), Lilly Pulitzer x S'well, Lilly Pulitzer x Goop (twice!), Lilly Pulitzer x Pottery Barn, Vineyard Vines x [...]