The creative process and inspiration behind spring's Issue No. 23.
The creative process and inspiration behind spring's Issue No. 23.
Think of this as a salad that celebrates the freshness of a new season. As our days get longer with bright sunshine and winter’s chill is now far gone, we are treated to the blush and green harvest of spring. Here, crunchy little gems and bitter radicchio are paired with the first asparagus of the year, along with handfuls of herbs, avocado and pink radishes.
In our quest to prioritize what we “really” need in our wardrobes, we’re finding that multi-use is key. That’s why we’re grateful to the ladies of the Glitter Guide for putting together this round-up and for reminding us that more doesn’t have to — literally — mean more.
A trench coat is a classic staple that we believe should be in every woman’s closet and we’ve rounded up six ways to show you how versatile this piece can be this spring. Bring on those showers!
Spring entertaining is finally upon us. We can’t wait to start incorporating fresh fruit and herbs into our menus and parties. This spin on a gin and tonic allows us to do just that by incorporating both blood oranges and aromatic sprigs of rosemary. We like serving it as a signature cocktail prior to a dinner party.
Easy to put together, it’s the perfect intentional touch. Prepped ahead of time, it can allow you to mingle with your guests with ease!
It’s always surprising how the simplest experiences are some of the richest, isn’t it? Backyard. Bare feet. A glowing fire. Those are just a few of the quintessential signposts of summer, and as the weather warms up we’ve found ourselves eagerly anticipating those breezy nights outside without a care in the world.
We know we should live a little slower, a bit more off-the-grid; yet, its easy to think we need to do a whole lot more in order to make that happen. Nope. Below we’ve partnered with Target to sum up all that really you need (just four things!) for a truly great backyard hang.
Think back to when you were a kid. Remember how amazing it felt when the first real day of spring had arrived and you could finally go outside and play?! There was nothing that could hold you back, the energy you’d kept pent up during the cold winter months was practically bursting out of your arms and legs.
Wasn’t that feeling just the best, ever?
Spring has officially sprung, and this year’s Pantone colors have me dreaming of soft pastels for our Easter table. DIY’ing your own décor or accents can save you money, but more so, will make any holiday that much more special. I completed this project with a three-year-old, and it was so fun to watch her excitement as the linens changed colors; little moments like that make DIY projects much more memorable than simply buying retail goods.
A Note From Our Guest Editor*, Estée: Beauty will always be a huge interest of mine and as I’m given the chance to try out so many beautiful collections, I always ensure that I share my favourite collections on my website. I’ve been a lover of Dior makeup for many years now and their new Spring collection didn’t let me down.
With spring break or summer vacation still weeks — maybe even months — away, chances are high that winter’s rain cloud could be casting just a little too much shade for your liking. How to bring back the sun? While we may not be able to control the weather or the hands of time, we can control our attitude. And our immediate living and working environments play a major role in determining that.
Right now is the perfect time to add a little spring to your stuff, and you don’t need to redecorate your entire home to do so. You actually only need four products, and we’re demonstrating which kinds of products below with help of Fab, our newly-discovered go-to for all things inspired, vibrant, and capturing that joie de vivre we could all use a little more of.
Spring may have officially begun in March, but in many parts of the country, it feels as though the season is only just beginning.
The air is gradually warming up, the birds are chirping once more, and green buds are starting to emerge from the earth. It’s a season of renewal and rebirth, a time of cleansing and transformation, and one that is perfect for slowing down and celebrating life with a revived sense of awe and wonder. How to stop and enjoy each moment?
Below, we’re listing 25 of our favorite ways to savor the season.
After a long winter the thought of warm nights surrounded by flowers, great food and delicious cocktails can be ever so exciting. So, to get you inspired for some outdoor entertaining this spring, we put together a beautiful farm to table dinner to reveal how to create a relaxed yet beautiful evening with friends.
When it comes to outdoor entertaining, creating a comfortable atmosphere is just as important as the food you serve. Essentially, you want to bring some of your favorite elements of your home outside like seating, table linens, rugs and blankets to keep warm. Also, much like utilizing different rooms in your house, it’s fun to set up different spaces outside for your guests to enjoy.
Happy New Year! You might be thinking that I’m about three months too late. However, much of the world is observing the start of the Persian New Year this week with a thirteen-day celebration known as Nowruz. Nowruz – also sometimes referred to as Nowrooz, Norooz, and
Here’s the challenge: What color have you yet to incorporate into your wardrobe? And why not? With spring right around the corner, we’re feeling inspired by all things COLOR! That's why we’ve challenged a handful of stylish bloggers to incorporate a new color into their wardrobe. Whether
Sometimes you just need to get outside and bask in the sunshine in order to feel inspired. That's why we are loving the retro-meets-modern aesthetic that these photos by Stephen Paul capture. Use this fun photo-shoot to inject a bit of Vitamin D in your
When we wake, we have a choice: To see the day with blue-sky eyes And new-leaf hearts Or smoke-cloud vision And cracked-earth souls To taste on the tip of our tongues the bitter or the sweet To take the top of the morning or the depth of mourning To breathe the acrid
Springtime is here! It's time to tuck away all the deep, dark colors of winter and pull out the fresh, sweet hues of spring. Pantone's Color Report for spring 2014 is in, and although it's intended for fashion, there is no reason why we can't
After a long, confusing, and mostly frigid winter, the month of April is a beacon of hope that life will once again return to normal in the form of fragrant flowers and spring showers. As somber as the rain may sometimes seem, those days that
In anticipation of shipping out our newly minted copies of Issue No. 7, we wanted to give you an exclusive sneak-peek of what you'll be finding inside. As a nod to the characteristics of spring, this issue explores the "heartbeat of life" -- examining what
This is a post for those of us who don't consider ourselves floral patterned women. We love a well placed floral print in our wardrobe, but there are a few ways to do it well and not end up feeling so frilly. Choose a floral print in a classic color combo. We always
Spring is a great time to hit the reset button. With the winter holiday season well behind us, spring is on its way to welcome warmer days, bright green buds and beautiful blossoms. The upcoming season is nature’s New Year, so here are some simple food and
I have a confession: I cannot keep flowers alive. It seems all I have to do is glance their way and a petal will drop to the floor. What’s more frustrating, I adore plants and flowers, but lack the learned talent of keeping them
I love winter. I look forward to it for months, dancing giddily in the first snow of the year. I love winter for its magic. It’s a season full of candles and twinkling lights, sugar cookies and cider. It’s a time that invites coziness at
What comes to mind when you think of Easter? For me, one of the strongest memories I have of Easter is a combination of pastel colored everything and also, waiting impatiently in a kitchen for eggs to boil while dressed in my Sunday’s best. With
Jackie Rose is a style consultant and personal shopper with a love for all-things-fashion. Most recently featured in Refinery29’s 3 Crazy Closets You've Got To See To Believe, it’s safe to say that Jackie knows a thing or two about style. Read on to learn
This is part of our Nature’s Cures mini-series, which features all-natural remedies for common ailments. Catch up on previous posts here. Most people who suffer from bad allergies and hay fever notice that there are certain times of year that these are worse than others.
Winter proves to be long and cold, providing just the excuse we need to let cobwebs collect on our outdoor gear. Yet the arrival of spring tends to draw many of us outdoors again. We finally escape the retreat of our winter nests, rousing to