Perfect Points

1. J.Crew Collection Harper Calf Hair Flats $268, 2. Club Monaco Sophie Loafer $269, 3. J.Crew Harper Scalloped Suede Flats $128, 4. Patent-leather Point-toe Flats $695, 5. J.Crew Harper Patent Flats $138

Because gifs are fun and because I'm dying to add at least 10 pairs of pointed-toe flats to my wardrobe. For days when my feet are too tired for heels, but I still want a classic, sophisticated look, I turn to flats. And these are high up on my wishlist. I adore a good boot, but ultimately, these are my go-to for the Fall season, especially with so many different patterns and styles to choose from. Happy hump day!

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The Weekender

Catalina Creative The Weekender

"love stories" on the edit / stationary objects / belgrave crescent leather goods / almond layer cake recipe / ian kelly discusses vivienne westwood biography

Another weekend is here! It's a gorgeous autumn day and I plan to spend it at home with my family, doing "fall" things like Oktoberfest and going to my little brother's football game. It's so nice to come back from the city scene to the countryside to enjoy the beautiful colors! And of course, to cuddle with the dogs (most importantly). Here are a few things that were on my radar this week, plus a few other links to enjoy during your down time.

weekend reading

Ask Lena: Short videos with some excellent advice from Lena Dunham... comedic and inspiration, feel-good snippets.

Inside Pinterest: Will Pinterest blow past Twitter and Facebook? A very intriguing article behind the social network and its future.

Recommended Reading: Katie Armour's readers gave her a big list of fantastic reads and she's compiled the most popular for all of us to reference. Need some great book suggestions? Start here.

Enjoy Being Single: In lieu of my latest news, I've been enjoying articles like this. A few tips and positives to the single life in your 20s.


Sick Day

Catalina Creative Sick Day

Warby Parker Glasses $98+, Jayson Home Astier de Villatte Incense $50, Mast Brothers Chocolate Cookbook $40, J.Crew Vintage Pajama Set $100 (SALE), Handmade Horn Pocket Comb $23, Chicpea Miso Noodle Soup Recipe, This Works Deep Sleep Bath Oil $148, Kiehl's Ultra Facial Overnight Hydrating Mask $35

I've been working from home this week with a horrible cold. I may blame my weekend trip to NYC for the sudden sickness, but it was a wonderful time spent with college friends and a much needed reunion. Now that I'm back, I'm hoping to really get back to blogging on a more regular basis. Meanwhile, some days are meant to be spent in bed and home alone with good movies and books and cozy pajamas. Here's to all the little things that make a sick day a bit more enjoyable.



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