Monthly Archives: January 2011

Vintage Crockery

Aren’t these pieces beautiful? Sigh. Something like The Vintage Table doesn’t seem to exist in Charlottesville. Someone should totally start this here, though. A woman in England, called Clair, offers her personal collection of vintage china for rental. Genius! Emily, … Continue reading

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Mantel Update: The Winning Look

Thanks to all our readers last week who voted for their favorite version of my mantel. And the winner goes to . . . Look #2! Well, a refined version of it. Of course since I wrote the post, I’ve … Continue reading

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Mix of the Week

A mix for the last day of January, inspired by the photograph above. I hope you like it! Click here to listen to the mix. Tracks I’m in love with a German Film Star – The Passions Out of Sync … Continue reading

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JohnSarahJohn: This Weekend

I have one last thing I must share before signing off for the weekend. I just got word that JohnSarahJohn (the super stylish shop downtown I posted about in our December Guide) is having their final shop weekend tonight and … Continue reading

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Anthropologie and Weddings

Some of you might already know about this, but I found it just yesterday and had to share for our betrothed readers! This new endeavor by the people behind Anthropologie will offer some vintage pieces and some new and unique. … Continue reading

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DIY: Easy ChocolateTruffles

If you are looking for a rich and easy dessert to make over the weekend, look no further!  These truffles are made from only three ingredients and are delicious!

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It’s Friday!

It is that stretch between February and April where I start feeling blue. But in 5 short weeks it will be March and Spring will be in the air. I am counting the days! We’re having a cocktail party this … Continue reading

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