Cozy down shams, a new set of stationery, birch candles all aglow… something about a crisp snowy white makes it absolute perfection this time of year.
1/ Butter LONDON Nail Lacquer in Pearly Queen, Beauty.com, $14 2/ Speakeasy Stationery Set, Mr. Boddington’s Studio, $35 for 12 3/ Cotton Stem, Terrain, $10 4/ Fallen Birch Branch Votive Set, Terrain, $48 5/ Mischa Lampert Knotty Pom Hat, Barney’s, $159 6/ J.Crew Polka-dot silk-twill top, Net-A-Porter, $198 7/ Pair of White Foo Dogs, Furbish, $82 8/ Legacy Leather Tanner Tote in Parchment, Coach, $498 9/ Kate Spade New York Carousel Bangle, Zappos, $250 10/ Pique Tailored Shams, Peacock Alley, $115 11/ White Barn Photography 11×14, Etsy, $30
We don’t like to play favorites, but the matchbook girl has a soft spot for red ;) A few favorite ways to incorporate this classic into your everyday living beyond the holidays…
1/Michael Kors MK City Ballet 2/ Retro Round Metal Wall Clock 3/ Kate Spade Paint the Town Red iPhone Case 4/ KitchenAid Classic Plus Stand Mixer 5/ John Derian Red Beetle Tray 6/ NRO Duck Umbrella 7/ Untitled #11 by Matthew Tischler 8/ Chardonnay Wicker Wine Picnic Basket Set 9/ Tom Ford Nail Lacquer in Scarlet Chinois 10/ Sugar Paper Floating on Air Card 11/ Kenneth Jay Lane Statement Red Cocktail Ring 12/ Right Said Red Dress
Welcome winter with a dash of plum! From Marais chairs to Tory’s classic Reva flats, this rich hue adds an enchanting twist to some old favorites…
1/ Berry Peridot Pillow Cover 2/ 5mm Amethyst Cable Classics Bracelet 3/ Lavender Basket 4/ Penguin Mug – A Room of One’s Own 5/ Royal Paisley Bra 6/ The Well-Kept Kitchen by Gervase Markham 7/ Suede Reva Ballet Flat 8/ Small Stone Button Earrings 9/ Little Oxford English Dictionary in Purple Crocodile 10/ Marais A Side Chair in Plum 11/ Fresh Sugar Plum Lip Treatment SPF 15 12/ Tall Hacking Jacket in Herringbone
We’re delighted to be hosting a Facebook giveaway with our friends at the Newport-based Lemon & Line! Their classic knot bracelets are a must-have for any Matchbook girl, and we most certainly admire any business that was hatched over Dark and Stormies on a summer night ;) We picked our two favorite limited edition styles – the Bristol Navy (above) and Newport Navy (below) – five lucky winners will receive a knot bracelet in the style of their choice!
Today we’re thrilled to be hosting BaubleBar’s ‘Buried Baubles’ clue. Meaning if you find the buried bauble on their site it’s yours for only $10 (today only). Here’s your hint: “These dainty earrings are cute as a BUTTON!” Good luck treasure hunting… Let us know if you find it!
Pantone announced that emerald will be the 2013 color of the year and we couldn’t be more thrilled! This fabulous jewel tone always adds a touch of glamour to any ensemble.
1/Drop Earrings 2/Monogram Jewelry Box 3/ Estée Lauder Nail Lacquer in Viper 4/ Green Faux-Malachite Clock 5/ Tumbler 6/ Malachite Cocktail Napkins 7/ Peacock Paperweight 8/ Patent Loafers 9/ Bamboo Flatware 10/ Issa Dress
J.Crew’s “Looks We Love” always sell us on their latest collection and their holiday edition is no exception. Some of the highlights? The pairing of these tartan flats with this tartan skirt and that to die for polka dot on chambray with a bow tie ensemble. Oh so sweet!
We can’t help but love Louis Vuitton’s new MINI lookbook and video. Starring power bloggers Elin Kling, Hanneli Mustaparta, and Miroslava Duma the campaign features their classic Alma and Monceau bags in bold colors and a fun small scale. What we would give to be frolicking about Paris with one in hand!
(images courtesy of Louis Vuitton)
We were thrilled to learn this week that the Duchess of Cambridge is expecting! Can you even imagine how stylish the royal baby will be?! A few things we think fitting for Will and Kate’s future brood…
1. Satin A-Line Dress, Gap, $35 / 2. Union Jack Rubber Duck, Harrods, £5 / 3. Trench Coat, Burberry, $415 / 4. Scotty Dog in a Bag, Harrods, £15 / 5. Bow Brush, Tiffany & Co., $275 /6. Rain Boots, Zappos, $76 / 7. Beauty & The Bib, Harrods, £12.95 / 8. Bow Ballerinas, Burberry, $165 / 9. Double Decker Bus Toy, Land of Nod, $20 / 10. Corduroy Party Dress, Gap, $35 / 11. Beefeater Bear, Harrods, £20 / 12. Suede Penny Loafers, Gap, $14 / 13. Union Jack Sweater, Gap, $35 / 14. Fendi Pram, Harrods, £1,240