Rarely do designers get it *exactly* right. Meet Christy Lea Payne. A mainstay of the Sundance Catalogue, you may recognize her designs from Boulder’s celebrated Chelsea Boutique. With unparalled attention to detail, CLP designs blend a Western earthiness with enough sophistication to make the most glamorous city girl swoon. Her lines are versatile in materials… [Cont.]
Monthly Archives: August 2010
Armoires have been very relevant to my style life, as of late.. Between the stores I mechandise and the clients I consult, the armoire has become the de rigueur piece for storage and display. Dating back to the 17th Century (before the walk-in), they were standing closets in palaces and castles. Today, if you have… [Cont.]
Wallets are the perfect place to go over the top. We are generally ‘meh’ on PRADA accessories, but this wallet? Paillette *and* camouflage? Yes please.
Because you can never have too much Balenciaga!
It’s finally time. I’ve been in a holding pattern with Fall because I’m still so in love with Summer and all it brings in the way of fashion: bright colors, beautiful patterns, and feminine fabrics all strategically draping tan limbs and fresh faces. I wasn’t ready to think about knitwear. But spending an hour each… [Cont.]
Bar Carts are a great furniture piece for a living or dining room. Both versatile (works as a side table) and a bit retro, they are a throwback to a time when people ‘cocktailed’. This cart, from Restoration Hardware, is fabulous looking and fabulously priced.
I profiled this new bag from JCREW’s ‘Collection’ in a previous post and now that I own it, I can endorse it more enthusiastically. No doubt about it, this is a lot of bag: heavy on the glamour and stylization. But if you wear it with a toned-down outfit or contrast it with boyfriend/beat up… [Cont.]
For the lover of technology… and style.
Today’s find comes from my favorite Boulder boutique, Chelsea. For those of you who don’t know, Chelsea has new location at Broadway and Spruce, next to ‘Poppy’. Fall items are starting to sprinkle in, so come see their beautiful new space and fabulous merchandise! This James Perse jacket at $350 is priced competitively for cold… [Cont.]
Leopard print is among Fall’s biggest new trends- followers of Mile High Style know that I have always loved animal print accessories and since it is trend now, you’ll have a much wider selection to choose from. Here are the best I’ve found for the upcoming season: These flats from JCREW’s higher-end ‘COLLECTION’ are fabulous… [Cont.]