Monthly Archives: September 2011

Mix of the Week: 20 Years Later

Top: Me at 13. The same year, Above: That is a Dischord Records T-shirt on my husband as a 15 year old. He wasn’t listening to any of the songs I was. In fact, if we had met, he would’ve … Continue reading

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Great Painter: Euan Uglow

Predominantly a master of the human figure, British painter Euan Uglow was actually prolific in all three life studies: figure, still life and landscape. His method was meticulous, involving a great deal of measuring and correction to create images that … Continue reading

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Get The Look Without Leaving Town (is back)

Multiple people have told me how much they missed the “Get the Look” posts. So they’re back. I might have to consult Emily from time to time. I loved this look^ on The Sartorialist. It also struck me as very … Continue reading

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Wednesday Giveaway: Portrait Session

Today’s giveaway is from Kristin Moore Photo! Kristin’s work is simply beautiful. She is offering a couples photoshoot in Charlottesville or the surrounding area. You can also “gift” this shoot if you enter and win and would like to give … Continue reading

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Exciting Announcement!!

I have been so excited to announce this. We are having an incredible series! Every Wednesday in October we’ll feature a giveaway, and next week we’ll have TWO. There’s something for everyone, ranging from home goods, accessories, photography, clothing and more. … Continue reading

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Street Style: Those Shoes

Effortlessly cool. Charlottesville street style for The Charlotte by Sean Santiago.

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Fall Tag Sale’s in Charlottesville

Anyone is the mood for rainy day antiquing? The next week in Cville is a good time for it… Leftover Luxuries is starting today. There are more images and info to be seen on their Facebook page. Looks to be … Continue reading

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