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Top 5 Resort Vacation Bags You Must Pack

Top 5 Resort Vacation Bags You Must Pack: Trip Advisor

I am going to a resort in Bali next week, and I cannot wait! I am looking forward to a week of pure relaxation with plenty of lounging and yoga. Packing is easy: I am going ensure I’m comfortable in kaftans, shorts, and maxi skirts, but the bags are what will set the mood.


Mark Cross Benchley Binocular Leather Box Bag: Let’s Go Bag-Watching

I spy something awesome! If you love Mark Cross’ lunch box bags (aka the Grace box), which I do, of course, then you will go crazy over the Benchley Binocular bag.


Mark Cross Grace Small Trunk Bag: Feeling Mouthy

Mark Cross’ iconic Grace bag has seen all sorts of elegant and classy incarnations, from a variety of skins and a rainbow’s worth of color options to shockingly clear Lucite. But none have been as provocatively youthful as this latest makeover for the small box trunk.


Top 5 Daytime Delights: What to Carry to a Ladies’ Lunch

I had such a fun time today shopping for jewels and lunching with longtime girlfriends, along with a few new ones. I need these kinds of days; we all need these days, when we keep things light, let out steam about our husbands and kids, and get just plain silly.

My Favorite Summer Essentials

My Favorite Summer Essentials: Sun, Sand, and Shopping

Summer is almost here! Is your beach body ready? Not quite? No matter – with the cascade of caftans and oversized jewelry coming out, the focus isn’t going to be on your abs anyway! Gauzy wraps, colorful sandals, and a splash of maritime fun – that’s what I want to stock my closet with. What’s your favorite summer essential?

Spring Break Style

Spring Break Style: Away We Go

Have a tropical getaway coming up? Though it’s fun to indulge in a little pre-vacation shopping, the last things we need are pieces that you can only get away with wearing on an island. Spend your Spring Break looking as cute as can be with a breezy outfit that will take you through to summer, whether you spend it lounging seaside or running around your hometown.