CUYANA! Exeptional goods at delightful prices.

By |September 23rd, 2015|STYLE & BEAUTY|

On our way to lunch today in Venice, we passed a sleek looking new shop on Abbot Kinney called, Cuyana.  We were intrigued, and couldn't resist the urge to check it out.  With really lovely leather goods at really lovely prices (iPad sleeves we'll be using as clutches at $95, gorgeous wallets at $125, leather ...


Loriann Smoak of CONDOR styles us. And it’s all for sale and on sale!

By |July 18th, 2015|STYLE & BEAUTY|

Look #1: on Mary (left), Kahlo black leather zip vest, $368. Linda Farrow x Matthew Williamson sunglasses, $238. See by Chloe nude heels, $176. Unearthen 18k gold studs, $124.  Her own jeans.  On Lucy (right), H. Fredriksson black silk Hiro dress, $198. Riudavet's olive green leather sandals, $92. Linda Farrow x Philip Lim sunglasses, $238.  ...


Gems, minerals and magic from Leif!

By |March 30th, 2015|STYLE & BEAUTY|

Our friends at goop have the best taste and we found our new favorite online store, Leif through them.  We're quite taken with all of Leif's offerings and were compelled to order some new jewels-- "with mystical and spiritual powers" after reading their breakdown of gems and their properties.  Why not look cool and chic ...


Gift Bag Greatness!

By |February 17th, 2015|STYLE & BEAUTY|

  We were honored to feature some of our favorite brands and products in the gift bags at our February 7th, Wild Precious Life retreat on the Palisades Bluff!  Chefs from Gardein, an insanely good vegan protein, prepared delicious fishless and meatless tacos for the retreat and supplied coupon cards for their amazing products which ...


Role Models: Marlien Rentmeester of LE CATCH shares her favorite dresses for the holiday season!

By |December 12th, 2014|STYLE & BEAUTY|

Marlien Rentmeester of the chic and brilliant high/low fashion blog, Le Catch, shares her favorite dresses for this holiday season... Tis the season to dress up and party! The fastest--think throw on and go!--ticket to glam city: a short and shimmery dress a la Alexa Chung, pictured above. Sequins, of course, elevate the festive factor ...


Resort Fabulous! Q + A with MACKIE designer and owner Pam Cameron.

By |December 8th, 2014|STYLE & BEAUTY|

  Pam Cameron is a great friend with a serious joie de vivre who lifts a mood just by being around you.  She now has created and delivered a line of vibrant dresses to match her luminosity and make all those who wear them, a little bit lighter and brighter!  We will be packing suit ...


Styled by Daria Videos: What to Wear to All Those Holiday Parties and/or On a Hot Date!

By |December 5th, 2014|STYLE & BEAUTY|

top: Cynthia Vincent dress (similar on sale here); Velvet faux shearling vest; Gucci boots (similar on sale here); mala beads.  Bottom: Kimberly Ovitz suede dress (similar here); Zara blazer and vintage Fendi heels.  Essie polish "The Perfect Cover Up" on toes. Professional stylist Daria Maneche helps us put together a few ensembles for holiday parties ...


Video Style: Making an Impression! Effortlessly.

By |November 12th, 2014|STYLE & BEAUTY|

  Click either picture to play the video!! We are so sick of our closets and the same old tried and true outfits we seem to always wear.  Cut to inviting over stylist friend Daria Maneche to go through Mary's closet!  Daria is ruthless in a good way, "Oh you can get rid of that!" ...


Role Models: Sarah Villafranco of Osmia Organics. Entrepreneur, doctor, mother!

By |November 10th, 2014|STYLE & BEAUTY|

Osmia Organics had been on our radar after Lucy received some of their amazing smelling oils and bath salts as a gift.  Osmia was one of our gift bag sponsors for our incredible Wild Precious Life Retreat in Aspen and now we can't get enough of it!  Some of our favorite products are the milk ...


ESSIE! Fall nail polish colors we’re obsessed with.

By |November 3rd, 2014|STYLE & BEAUTY|

Oh how different our Halloween weekends were!  Mary's toes bedecked in the steely gray "The Perfect Cover Up" recovered from Ever's 5:20 AM wake up call yesterday (poor chap didn't know Daylight Savings time had happened!), while Lucy's toes clad in navy "Style Cartel," took a dip at the MGM Grand pool in Vegas after ...