November 2011

Items: 1-58 of 58

  • Mini Tissue Boxes

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    A miniature box of tissues sporting Lotta Jansdotter designs don’t cost much at all (five dollars! That’s equivalent to an extra-pump latte.) but will provide plenty of playful, colorful fun for a special gal’s desk.

    $5 at Lotta Jansdotter | Buy

    | Posted 30 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Rene
  • Bonzer Bead Ring

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    Statement rings are meant to be big and bold. With its muted creamy riverstone, this bonzer bead ring is oversized but understated enough for every day.

    $95 at Arhaus Jewels | Buy

    | Posted 29 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Christy
  • Marled Trim Cuff Cashmere Tunic

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    You’ll have her at cashmere. While this is certainly a pricey (and gorgeous) sweater dress, think of it as an investment. Yes, of course there’s the timeless-chic-staple element, but even better, the next time you’re in the dog house, remind her of the time you splurged on cashmere, and her wrath will greatly diminish.

    $408 at Magaschoni | Buy

    | Posted 29 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Rene
  • Yellow Jasper Goddess Bracelet

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    Smooth yellow jasper beads are accented with a gold-dipped wheat charm, which symbolizes charity and love. Aw. And, what woman wouldn’t swoon just a little bit at receiving a bracelet named Goddess?

    $62 at Dogeared | Buy

    | Posted 29 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Rene
  • Cobble Hill Stacy

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    Simply accented with a 14-karat light gold plated spade, this elegant wallet comes in multiple colors. We think she’ll love the subtle Cobble Hill- it will complement her latte.

    $125 at Kate Spade New York | Buy

    | Posted 29 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Christy
  • Graceful Hands Jewelry Stand

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    A graceful way to ditch the jewelry at the end of the day. Hand-carved and stained a deep black, these delicate hands are perfect on top of bureau or a night stand.

    $34 at Urban Materials + Accessories | Buy

    | Posted 29 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Rene
  • Hello Beautiful Framed Print By Sugarboo

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    Some days, she needs to be reminded just how beautiful she is. Greet her every morning with a positive affirmation. Though stark, this print is still a charmer. A reproduction of Rebecca Puig’s original art, each print is framed in vintage recycled wood for added rustic beauty.

    $219 at Rain Collection | Buy

    | Posted 28 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Rene
  • Linda And Harriett 2012 Letterpress Calendar

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    A pretty letterpress calendar is any easy-fit gift for any gal. It’s a quick and inexpensive way to add some color and design to a dull cubicle or kitchen wall- not to mention help her keep track of the days. Linda And Harriett’s designs are original and bold, and the best part is each month of the calendar doubles as a post card. You might want to stock up on a few of these.

    $30 at Orange And Pear | Buy

    | Posted 28 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Rene
  • Wine Bottle Attire

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    Cozy up that wine gift, it’s cold out there! Holiday party wine bottles call for festive attire- a jaunty hat and scarf. No need for mittens.

    $10 at Sundance Catalog | Buy

    (Buy 3 or more sets for $8 each)

    | Posted 28 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Christy
  • The Book of “Unnecessary” Quotation Marks

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    Amuse party guests with Bethany Keeley’s collection of misused quotation marks. Grammarians will “love” it.

    $15 at CB2 | Buy

    | Posted 28 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Christy
  • Scandinavian Tree Apron

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    Maybe the lady on your gift list is an avid baker, or your mom, who rocks an apron like no one’s business. Pick this Scandinavian tree print apron up at West Elm and keep her looking stylish, even while she’s slaving over dinner. Add her monogram for extra-bonus brownie points.

    $18 at West Elm | Buy

    | Posted 28 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Rene
  • Villa Manadori Balsamic

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    Aged balsamic vinegar that will make your next dinner party a hit with some french bread and mozzarella. This stuff is to die for!

    $50 at Williams-Sonoma | Buy

    | Posted 24 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Jeff
  • Cosmic Love Laptop Sleeve

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    Lugging your laptop home from work to put in some extra hours can truly drain your will to live. Cover your computer in colorful sequins, and already those spreadsheets and reports seem much so more tolerable. The Cosmic Love sleeve makes a great gift for any fashion-forward keyboard pounder, or any fan of shine and sparkle.

    $71 at Deux Lux | Buy

    | Posted 21 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Rene
  • Aberdeen & Skye Scarf

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    A chaos of colors means this scarf from Aberdeen & Skye will instantly brighten and lighten up your look. And don’t the dreary winter months need as much color as possible?

    $38 at Kitson | Buy

    | Posted 21 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Rene
  • Polka Dot Dress

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    Soft jersey looks infinitely fancier in Esprit’s adorable polka dot dress. The long sleeves are perfect for the colder months -or work- but this flirty frock still maintains some youthful fun.

    $60 at Esprit | Buy

    | Posted 21 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Rene
  • Kendall LeCompte Tree Menorah

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    Well, wow. A simply beautiful Menorah that will not only help you celebrate Hanukkah in style, but add some chic elegance to your home year-round. Made from iron by artist Kendall LeCompte, the Tree Menorah is an instant heirloom.

    $188 at The Museum of Arts and Design | Buy

    | Posted 21 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Rene
  • Snowday Thermal PJ Pant

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    Some days, putting on pants with a button and zipper seem like just too much effort. Call a snow day for your life and stay inside in snuggly comfort. These thermal pajama pants will keep you toasty warm and comfy while you indulge in that Elf marathon and recharge your batteries for the upcoming holiday season.

    $30 at Aerie | Buy

    | Posted 21 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Rene
  • Harry & David Trailside Gift Box

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    A perfect gift for co-workers or friends. It includes a gourmet assortment of nuts, moose-munch, sausage, and cheese.

    $20 at Harry & David | Buy

    | Posted 20 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Jeff
  • Tory Burch Foundation Charm Bracelet

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    Looking to charm a special lady this holiday season? Give her the perfect combination of a designer-made, attractive and altruistic piece of jewelry all in one fabulous bracelet. High-impact yellow gold and enamel charms feature Burch’s favorite things, and all proceeds benefit the designers foundation. Charmed, I’m sure.

    $295 at Tory Burch | Buy

    | Posted 18 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Rene
  • Isis Gold Retangle Tag Necklace

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    Personalize a handcrafted necklace for someone special to wear and fondly think of you. The gold tag can be hand-stamped with a date, initials, a name or special (very short) message. Lapis and malachite accent the warm, gold tones of Isis, making this necklace a delicate and charming show-stopper.

    $79 at Three Sisters | Buy

    | Posted 18 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Rene
  • Natural Wood Ring

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    Maybe she isn’t into shiny metals and would prefer her jewelry be a bit more muted than most pieces out there. This rustic but sharp-looking wood ring fits the bill and keeps things stylish. Re-purposed birch makes this ring unique with a grid pattern designed to be interesting from all angles- and we couldn’t agree more.

    $10 at Diamonds Are Evil | Buy

    | Posted 18 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Rene
  • Elsa Perretti Bean Bracelet

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    Not just any ordinary bean, this signature bean from Elsa Perretti is black jade set in sterling silver. An attractive alternative to one of Tiffany & Co.’s best sellers.

    $290 at Tiffany & Co. | Buy

    | Posted 18 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Rene
  • Ruffle Collar Blazer

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    The sophisticated cut of this blazer hides that fact that is is made from soft and stretchy French Terry. You will look as good as you feel in it- score! The asymmetrical closure and ruffled collar add interest and flair to keep your covertly cozy look pulled together and stylish.

    $140 at Lilla P. | Buy

    (Final sale)

    | Posted 17 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Rene
  • Glass Cluster Ring

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    Beautiful, completely unique and one-of-a-kind. Remind your of your gift recipient? Give a gorgeous, handmade glass ring that is as stunning as it is interesting. The glass cluster resembles coral and adds color and a dash of funkiness to one lucky gal’s ring finger.

    $40 at Urban Revisions | Buy

    | Posted 17 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Rene
  • Bing Bang Bravery Cuff

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    Sometimes you need your accessories to serve as a reminder. This antiqued brass cuff from Bing Bang is embossed with one straightforward word: Bravery. Know anyone going through a tough time? This cuff is a great gift for a person who needs some extra encouragement but who would shy away from jewelry that is too showy.

    $85 at Shopbop | Buy

    | Posted 17 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Rene
  • Twisted Circle Earrings

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    A modern take on a simple and classic everyday earring. Matte white gold and twisting circles make this pair soft and appealing, and perfect for someone who wants to wear earrings that go with everything and aren’t fussy. Simply lovely.

    $17 at Lilli Dolli | Buy

    | Posted 17 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Rene
  • Tiny Enameled Locket

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    Teeny, tiny lockets pack a shiny, colorful pop. These little enameled necklaces by Trois Petits Points are cute enough on their own, or you could layer on a few brightly-hued lockets to pack more punch. The glossy enamel really stands out against the softness of the brass chain. Question is, whose mini photo will you keep around your neck?

    $60 at Spartan | Buy

    | Posted 17 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Rene
  • Buckled Touch Glove

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    Hallelujah, no need to inflict frostbite on your poor fingers so you can play Angry Birds while you wait for the bus. Echo Touch gloves have fancy eLink fabric on the pointer fingers, keeping your hands snug and warm but able to touch-screen away. We’re partial to this chartreuse pair with a leather buckle accent, but Echo has oodles of styles for you to choose from.

    $38 at echo | Buy

    | Posted 16 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Rene
  • Postcup

    Postcup

    Send greetings the old fashion way, with a modern twist. Write a message on Postcup and the lucky recipient will have it forever. Make sure you really mean what you write- this note won’t wash off.

    $52 at Bailey Doesn't Bark | Buy

    | Posted 15 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Rene
  • Rose Badala Necklace

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    Get spicy in Moroccan-inspired rose gold. A beautiful open design with enough interest to make it special, but simple enough to wear with everything. A great necklace for a girl with a love of travel and adventure.

    $180 at Kira Kira By Suzanne Somersall | Buy

    | Posted 15 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Rene
  • Duepunti Black Silicon & Diamond Ring

    Duepunti

    Sporty and sparkle-y in one ring. A stretchy black silicone bands sports a brilliant cut diamond, bringing a little bling to your active adventures. Diamonds are a girls best friend, after all.

    $98 at Boutique to You | Buy

    | Posted 15 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Rene
  • Cardboard Chandelier

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    A high-class look on a low, low budget. Assemble this cardboard chandelier yourself and hang in your home for some eco-friendly fabulousness. Feeling creative? Bust out the magic markers and glitter and make this chandelier a creation of your very own.

    $32 at Seequin | Buy

    | Posted 15 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Rene
  • Leather Reminder Bow Earrings

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    Petite bows made from metallic leather ribbon make these earrings both precious and edgy, but not too much of either. The leather and gold post will last for ages- longer than she’ll need a reminder.

    $45 at by boe | Buy

    | Posted 14 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Rene
  • Alba Bracelet

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    She might not be into a lot of glitter and flash, but any gal will appreciate a durable and attractive bracelet that adds a hint of equestrian flair. Italian leather and a sterling silver (or gold) riding clasp make this bracelet sturdy and timeless- not to mention rich-looking. The Alba is available in a plethora of colors, too- buy her a few to match her passing moods.

    $140 at DiMacci | Buy

    | Posted 14 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Rene
  • Spiced Acorn S’mores

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    Make your hosts ever-so thankful for inviting you to Thanksgiving. Presenting a platter of Spiced Acorn S’mores will, in fact, secure your return invitation for years to come. Two Hearts Bakery whips up these delectable treats, sealing hand-cut marshmallows (made with cinnamon, ginger and nutmeg) between cinnamon-spiced graham crackers. And then they dip that entire pile of deliciousness in dark chocolate. Congratulations, you’ve just earned a seat at the adults table.

    $25 at Williams-Sonoma | Buy

    | Posted 14 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Rene
  • Geneva Gold Necklace

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    A golden cornucopia of beautiful beads in warm amber tones- who wouldn’t want this gorgeous necklace? The Geneva will warm up any winter-pale skin and get you glowing. The silk tie is easy on skin and adds to the luxe richness of this bold bib necklace.

    $225 at Roberta Roller Rabbit | Buy

    | Posted 14 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Rene
  • Multi Stripe Cozy Top

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    Hemp and organic cotton make this top- you guessed it- super soft and cozy. The bold stripes and subtle drape keep it from looking shlumpy even though you’ll feel like you’re wearing your sweats.

    $85 at Splendid | Buy

    | Posted 11 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Rene
  • Chipmunk With Cappuccino Dish

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    Decidedly offbeat, but undeniably cute- look, that chipmunk is holding a teeny tiny cappuccino! The perfect little catch-all dish for a quirky caffeine fiend.

    $18 at Pumphouse Studios | Buy

    | Posted 11 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Rene
  • Rebels & Riders DVD Set

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    Steve McQueen and James Dean- you can’t get manlier than that. This set includes five classic films featuring motorcycles, chase scenes, fights, smoldering good looks- the works. Nicholson, Brando and Bronson also add their own rebellious flair. Ample bonus features make this a holiday weekend guys-night-in DVD marathon.

    $79 at Restoration Hardware | Buy

    | Posted 11 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Rene
  • Bird Ring

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    A sweet little bird that will bring you daily delight without bending the budget. Handmade and lovely. Load up on Beauty Spot’s other illustrated rings for gifts and charm all of your friends this holiday.

    $19 at Beauty Spot | Buy

    | Posted 10 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Rene
  • Whiskey Lover Set By Teroforma

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    Make like the country club set and enjoy some whiskey by a roaring fire this winter. Teroforma has made a one-stop set for distinguished imbibing- minus the hooch, of course. The set includes two crystal tumblers (fancy!) and 6 whiskey stones that will keep the good stuff nice and cold. Cheers to that!

    $60 at Seltzer Studios | Buy

    | Posted 10 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Rene
  • Miansai Nantucket Silver Bracelet

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    Help him pretend he’s lolling on his yacht off the coast of Nantucket, and not actually killing time in a drafty cubicle. Miansai’s preppy/retro woven bracelet is discreet enough for everyday use, and is handmade with heavy duty cord and vintage fish hooks- really upping the manly quotient. He can gaze at this bracelet fondly all winter long while dreaming of the return of summer.

    $86 at J. Crew | Buy

    | Posted 10 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Rene
  • A-Fold iPad Stand

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    You might not be prepared to part with the amount of cash an iPad costs, but you can give him a stellar iPad stand instead. The A-Fold can hold the iPad vertically or horizontally, and is finished in soft rubber to prevent bang-ups and slipping. Aren’t you thoughtful?

    $48 at MOMA Store | Buy

    | Posted 10 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Rene
  • Headphone Beanie

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    Plugged in and cozy? Win-win for a guy on the go. American Eagle has yanked the old-school beanie in the 21st century by adding ear buds, built right in. The fleece lining will keep his head warm and the hat in place, while the buds will keep the tunes in his ear.

    $20 at American Eagle Outfitters | Buy

    | Posted 09 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Rene
  • Tivoli Audio Model One Radio

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    Old school AM/FM in a timelessly sleek design. The Tivoli Model One has a rich, full sound thanks to sound pioneer Henry Kloss, and the radio has come to be a modern design must-have. This gift is perfect for a desk, in the kitchen- anywhere he can listen to the baseball game, NPR or the oldies station.

    $149 at YLiving | Buy

    | Posted 09 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Rene
  • Han Fabric Covered Binder

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    Whatever you schlep around in manila folders or plastic binders will become infinitely more chic and appealing when placed into an oh-so pretty fabric covered binder by John Robshaw. These linen binders are available in a number of prints, but we’re partial to the sky blue Han- It makes us think of clear blue skies on sunny days, and not so much dull paper work. You could get crafty and convert this binder into an album or scrapbook for someone with equally fabulous taste, too.

    $50 at John Robshaw | Buy

    | Posted 09 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Rene
  • The Art Of Vintage CD Comics

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    Like trading cards for adults, this postcard collection will make any comic-loving man giddy. The boxed set features 100 classic DC Comics covers in all of their vibrant, cartoon-y glory.

    $19 at Perpetual Kid | Buy

    | Posted 09 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Rene
  • Cromwell Jacket

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    A flash of brilliant red sets this double-breasted jacket apart from the navy and black pack. The bold stripes and cropped length twist the standard pea coat without skimping on the necessities: A hood adds extra protection from less-than-pleasant weather, as does the rainwear lining.

    $90 at Dakota Collective | Buy

    | Posted 08 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Rene
  • Arrow Tribal Drawings Notebook

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    A handmade notebook by Paper Ephemera, in a manly arrow motif, is perfect for to-do lists, ideas or fantasy football rosters. Stuff this sweet little notebook in your fella’s stocking.

    $7 at Paper Ephemera ARMINHO | Buy

    | Posted 08 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Rene
  • Build Your Own Canoe Plans

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    For the man who has everything, give him the gift of making something…something really big. That floats. Reform School has created their very own guide to building a canoe, which is apparently way easier than you might think. All your man needs is this guide, some plywood sheets, patience, and access to a body of water. Who knows, he just might emerge on the other side of winter in a water-tight vessel of his very own.

    $48 at Reform School | Buy

    | Posted 08 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Rene
  • Black, Gray And Blue Invitation

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    Who says black and navy don’t go together? The striking color combo, along with a touch of gray and the fun font, make this a sophisticated but playful wedding invitation. And isn’t that exactly what you want your wedding to be? A little bit black tie, a little bit drunken chicken dance. Perfect.

    $65 at Made By Bree | Buy

    (Price is for 65)

    | Posted 08 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Rene
  • Patagonia Backpack

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    A hip backpack that works in the city or for a weekend away in the mountains. It fits your notebook computer and has a breathable back so you show up fresh and stylish.

    $70 at Patagonia | Buy

    | Posted 08 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Jeff
  • Striped Fitted Dress

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    All wrapped up with nowhere to go? This dress begs for attention- only positive, of course- with figure-hugging knit stripes running every which way. Dial it down with black tights and a blazer, or wear your stripes proudly on a night out.

    $180 at Ted Baker London | Buy

    | Posted 08 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Rene
  • Scotch &Soda Mens Outdoor Cardigan

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    Even manly men can catch a chill. Scotch & Soda’s outdoor cardigan will keep any outdoorsman- or wannabe- toasty warm without bulking him up. The toggles and shawl collar add preppy flair that keeps this top casual but sharp.

    $166 at Ron Robinson | Buy

    | Posted 07 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Rene
  • Gal Stern Eagle Tights

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    You don’t have to wear an animal print in an totally obvious way to keep up with the trend. These black, opaque tights are so understated you might not register the gorgeous hand-printed eagle feathers at first glance. What a lovely surprise for the first person to notice.

    $68 at Free People Clothing Boutique | Buy

    | Posted 02 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Rene
  • Kissing Bunnies Ring

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    Pardon me, my heart just stopped at the impossible preciousness of two twee bunnies sharing a kiss. Even better than that cuteness, these bunnies are made of rose gold and set on a thick sterling band making it a richly adorable everyday piece. Keep kissing, bunny loves.

    $350 at LOOKA Jewelry | Buy

    | Posted 02 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Rene
  • Three Quarter Sleeve Jacket

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    Sparkle in a subtle zebra-print sequined jacket, the perfect topper for a formal look. Three-quarter sleeves make this fun statement piece appropriate year-round, too.

    $98 at Tulle | Buy

    | Posted 02 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Rene
  • Birds Of A Feather Vinyl Wall Decal

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    This has got to be the easiest way to avoid hanging pictures in your home. Slap on an enormous vinyl decal (it really is that easy that only a slap is required) and your entire room is transformed. A sticker that does your decorating for you- genius! These black birds add a little whimsy and a lot of graphic interest without being creepy on a Hitchcock level. Fine feathered friends will happily flock to your pad.

    $133 at urbanwalls | Buy

    | Posted 02 Nov, 2011 in November 2011 by Rene