Last Moments on the Vineyard

A very cute lemonade stand on S. Water street The Vineyard Sound guys! I went to their opening concert at the Old Federated church, and I must say they’re better than ever this year. You must really try to make it to one of their concerts this summer, it’s a good time. They are singing … Continued

Lilly in Edgartown

While I was on the Vineyard I got to know the most fabulous salesgirl named Kacy at the Edgartown In the Pink store. She was incredibly sweet and helpful, and I hope to be seeing her again at the Lilly Warehouse sale this fall. She helped my mom find an adorable bathing suit and perfectly … Continued

Sweet E’s Cupcakes

Quote of the day: “With great cupcakes comes great responsibility.” – E. So I know I haven’t posted in a week, but my first post back now must be about the most adorable and delicious cupcakerie on Martha’s Vineyard. I mentioned Sweet E’s in my previous post, but I really must tell you again that … Continued

Harborside Sunny Days

After nearly a week of fog, clouds, and drizzle (during which time the Island is still magnificent in its own way), we have finally had a few breaks of sunshine! I am so happy. The very moment the sun came out, we hopped on our bicycles and headed south on Main Street to South Summer … Continued

Vineyard Heaven

I’ve been a bit spotty with my blogging the past few days because I’m now in Martha’s Vineyard. At last! where I am enjoying two weeks of complete bliss ­čÖé MV is a little slice of heaven. Despite the rainy weather, it’s beautiful, and I just love being up here in my godmother’s very special … Continued

Monogrammed Beach Towels

I wanted to share with all of you the beautiful beach towels that Whitney Caroline makes, monogrammed according to your customer preference, and perfect for the beach this summer! Available in pink, green, orange, aqua, and navy – a color for every member of your family! Whitney Caroline also makes monogrammed towel wraps, tote bags, … Continued

Mrs. John l Strong

I was sad to read that Mrs. John L Strong, the incredible hand-engraved stationer since 1929, has closed its doors. The company was started by Flora Strong during the depression, and for over 75 years has produced beautiful stationery sought-after by all fine papier connoisseurs. Customers included the Duke and Duchess of Windsor, Oprah, and … Continued

Lilly Warehouse Sale

On Friday I went to the Lilly Warehouse sale, and it was fun although I’ll know for next time that the real most amazing only happen on the first day. I will definitely keep this in mind for the Fall Sale. Nonetheless, I was happy to score some lovely new items. Some of my favorites, … Continued

Beautiful Happy Package Arrived

Thank you so much College Prep┬áfor the Summer Giveaway I received today. It was a delight to open the colorfully wrapped tissue and find three beautiful handmade items: a set of Lilly Fabric Shift notecards a pink picture frame with green palm tree (and monogram!) a Lilly Lovers 2009 calendar for desktop display College Prep … Continued

Tucker Blair Flops

I just love┬áTucker Blair’s┬ánew flip flops. You can get them in red with nautical flags, yellow with crabs, or blue with lobsters! They’re incredibly comfortable and versatile for both women and men. Go┬áhere┬áto purchase your pair. The most wonderful part about this needlepoint company is that every product is 100% handmade, so you’re getting a … Continued