Autumn Interiors: Orange You Glad I Said Orange?

Everything about autumn is perfect.  Cozy, oversized sweaters, crisp mornings, early sunsets, messy hair, snuggling up to a warm fire, and of course, pumpkin EVERYTHING.  After venturing with my little man to Paris for the weekend I was inspired by the moody hues we saw while walking along the Promenade Plantee (similar to the high line […]

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Palazzo Strozzi: Ai Weiwei Art Exhibition

Palazzo Strozzi lies just between Piazza Strozzi and Via Tornabuoni (the fashion street of Florence!).  This beautiful renaissance building was commissioned by the Florentine merchant Filippo Strozzi and completed in 1538.  Acting as a temporary exhibition space, the Fondazione Palazzo Strozzi has been extremely successful over the last few years in creating an innovative program of exhibitions, […]

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DECORATING WITH THE PANTONE COLOR OF THE YEAR

My fave five PANTONE colors of the year and how to decorate/ style with them: AURORA RED– One of my favorite colors of autumn and winter, aurora red, exuding sensuality and boldness this color is striking in interiors and fashion.  Pantone describes this as “exciting and dynamic, breeds unmistakable confidence,” and “gets the metaphorical blood […]

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LET THE WILD RUMPUS START: COLTON’S 5TH BIRTHDAY

INVITATIONS: VonnLouDESIGNS WILD CHILD BALLOON GARLAND: LoveGarlands  WILD THING NAPKINS: WithLoveAndInk CUSTOMIZED TODDLER SHIRT: LaStradaDesigns CAKE: ABC CAKE SHOP HAPPY BIRTHDAY COLTON JAMES!!!! I can’t believe my baby boy is 5 today!  Since we’re living in Italy, this lucky little guy gets to celebrate three times!  His first celebration was back home in New Mexico with his friends and family where we […]

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