International

Monki: Scandinavian Street Style Made Easy

Copenhagen. Stockholm. Götenborg. Ask any effortlessly chic young woman on the streets of these Northern cities where she got her duds, and she’s likely to exclaim, Monki! (Or, if the store’s in the midst of a huge sale like they are right now, the graphic shopping bags will give them away, as they are on […]

Brand Spotlight: FACE Stockholm

I’m currently traveling all throughout Scandinavia! Already I have been keeping track of the best of style, art, food, and beauty — all for you, of course! I am also finding that some of my favorite European brands from back home are more readily available here. As I settled in at my hotel in Aarhus, […]

Instant Moroccan Summer Vacation: mark. Marrakesh Collection

Whether you go all out with international adventures or enjoy tons of quirky local road trips throughout the season, everyone needs a bit of a summer getaway! I mean, how nice would it be just to pop on over to Morocco for a little sun and exploring? If a trip across the globe isn’t within […]

Jam Art Factory: Dublin’s Local Art Hotspot

While all the tourists were cruising past St. Patrick’s Cathedral in Dublin, my attentions were focused around the corner. Jam Art Factory is a funky indie shop and gallery space that sells photos, toys, paintings, sculptures, handmade cards and postcards — all by local contemporary artists in Ireland. While I highly encourage shopping locally, I […]

Al’s Stage Door Cafe: Dublin, Ireland

“There are no strangers here, only friends who haven’t met yet.” Walking through the bustling theater district of Dublin‘s Temple Bar section, I stumbled across Al’s Stage Door Cafe. After stopping in, I found that this spot really lives up to its tagline. This delightful little place is the perfect place to warm up with […]

Duro Olowu x JCP: Graphic Prints Go International

The fashion world is going crazy for the Nigerian-born, London-located, Harlem-hopping designer, Duro Olowu. His colorful, graphic prints on ladylike dresses, home goods, and chic work wear look like they just landed in upscale boutiques, but they’re headed to JCP this March. Read on to see what all the fuss is about!

Scottish Fine Soaps Company: Luxury Soap in a Tin

What could possibly be fancier than a soap in a tin? In traditional tartan, no less. The Scottish Fine Soap Company houses their high quality soaps in tiny individual sized tins that you’ll love to leave out in your guest bathroom. Seriously, I bet the queen keeps her guest soaps in some of these, carefully strewn […]