A Trip to LA + A New KiKiMac
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A Trip to LA + A New KiKiMac

I recently attended The Brand Market Workshop at the crazy-fun Studio DIY space in downtown LA. Spending an afternoon with a room full of creative entrepreneurs will really inspire you. Taking that inspiration and a strong desire to make KiKiMac a more visually appealing space, I’m now working with a designer to create a whole new … Continue reading

XV Beacon Hotel / Review
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XV Beacon Hotel / Review

Nestled in between historic stone buildings dazzling with ornate facades, at the top of Beacon Hill, you will find Fifteen Beacon. This boutique hotel quickly stole my heart with its authentic Boston feel, original cage elevator, and eye-catching pieces of art hanging throughout the hotel. Our room was clean and serene, the bed + linens were luxuriously … Continue reading

Boston Shopping // NRO Kids
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Boston Shopping // NRO Kids

Shopping on Beacon Hill’s Charles Street is unlike anything I’ve experienced. Cobblestone streets, historic architecture, and carefully curated shops. When trying to choose a favorite, I’ve declared a four-way tie between NRO Kids, NRO, GOOD, and Holiday. This place is such a dream… Check out that reading nook! And those baby galoshes. Lobsters, sailboats, oh my. … Continue reading

Boston Shopping // NRO
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Boston Shopping // NRO

North River Outfitter is Boston in store form: preppy, classic and beautiful. Stepping inside the store brought back memories of Ty Webb in Caddyshack and Jake Ryan in Sixteen Candles. I mean check out those head covers and umbrellas! Classic for sure, yet the selection of goods also remains current. Who isn’t obsessed with Rikshaw design … Continue reading

Boston Shopping // Holiday
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Boston Shopping // Holiday

Holiday was another one of my favorite shopping destinations on Charles Street. So much pretty in such a tiny space. The proprietress has styled layer upon layer of feminine goodies, making you feel as though you’re on holiday, just by stepping inside. I so wanted a reason to buy that flamingo skirt! Holiday Boutique // 53 … Continue reading

Boston Shopping // GOOD
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Boston Shopping // GOOD

If Heaven was a store on Beacon Hill, GOOD would be it. I seriously wanted one {or two} of everything. Their perfectly styled vignettes were just as pretty as the handcrafted goods. Just when I thought I couldn’t be more in love with this lil’ store, I hit the kids’ corner. So.Precious. It took a … Continue reading