Category Archives: Travel

Krochet Kids Duffels & Hats

I have found it impossible to find a classic handbag that’s appropriate for work, big enough to tote around a laptop, and … vegan.  Stella McCartney makes some, but they are insanely pricey, and a little too edgy.  I am … Continue reading

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Out of Print & Books for Africa for J.Crew

You may remember me posting about the genius Out of Print t-shirt company just before Christmas last year. They are the ones who donate a book to a community in need for every t-shirt sold, through their partner Books for … Continue reading

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Pinhole Press & Charity:Water

With a move and a job transition this week, and a busy couple months ahead with the new job, a wedding, and travel to Hawaii and Half Moon Bay, keeping a careful calendar is key. As much as I depend … Continue reading

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Merry for Marimekko

Did you know that the Finnish Marimekko is coming to America with a new flagship store at 200 Fifth Avenue in New York this Fall? My little brother Charlie wrote and performed the music for this video about the opening. … Continue reading

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Off to Work in Suffragette Style

We’re just back from my sister’s really terrific wedding. While I gather my thoughts and dig out of a pile at work, enjoy this gift idea from my dad’s sister Betsy… A perfect faux alligator handbag for the stylish, socially-conscious, … Continue reading

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Hotel with a Heart

Photo via Château De La Messardiere. Um. I walked to work this morning wearing fleece-lined knee high boots, a wrap sweater the weight of a blanket, and a calf-length down coat. Doesn’t the weather goddess know that it’s the middle … Continue reading

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On the mend

How cute is this mend carryall, in simple black or canary? I can picture walking around the city with it like this: And feeling connected to the women who have carefully made it. This bag’s seamstresses come from Uganda, and … Continue reading

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