Currently Coveting






One.  Large White Foo Dogs, WOM  |  Two.  Cocktail Monkeys Personalized Sleep Mask, IOMOI  |  Three.  Pen Pal Society Key Chain, WOM  |  Four.  Fouta Towels, Serena & Lily (I’m obsessed with everything fouta right now)  |  Five.  Tassel Necklace, ShopBop  |  Six.  Backgammon, Hayneedle  |  Seven.  Eyeliner, Urban Decay  |  Eight.  Panama Hat, J.Crew  |  Nine.  Bag, Michael Kors  |  Ten.  Bowl, One Kings Lane  |  Eleven.  Nail Polish, Smith & Cult  |  Twelve.  Appetizer Plate, WOM  |  Thirteen.  Barstool, Serena & Lily  |  Fourteen.  Jeweled Sandals, J.Crew  |  Fifteen.  “Cocktail Time Is Fancy” Coaster, WOM  |  Sixteen.  Mon Amour Matches, WOM  |  Seventeen.  Jet Set Liner, Smashbox  |  Eighteen.  Globe Light, Nate Berkus for Target  |  Nineteen.  Starfish, One Kings Lane  |  Twenty.  Eliza Quilt, WOM (matching pillows HERE)  |  Twenty-One.  Tassel Earrings, Oscar de la Renta  |  Twenty-Two.  Wine Cork Safe, WOM (also available as a champagne safe)  |  Twenty-Three.  Sunnies, Raen 

Saint Valentine


  Pink + Red, Waiting on Martha




One.  Pink Heels, Dee Keller  |  Two.  Heart Shaped Baker, Le Creuset  |  Three.  Pearl ring, BaubleBar  |  Four.  Eiffel Tower Dog Toy, WOM  |  Five.  Heart Rings, Gorjana  |  Six.  Sunnies  |  Seven.  Heart Sour Gummies, Williams Sonoma  |  Eight.  Bon Bon Cake Pedestal, WOM  |  Nine.  Bag, Michael Kors (what I want most this Valentine’s Day…hint, hint)  |  Ten.  Dress, Jill Jill Stuart  |  Eleven.  Mini Notepad, Sugar Paper  |  Twelve.  Napkin, WOM  |  Thirteen.  Spotted Leopard Pillow, WOM  |  Fourteen.  Tassel Earrings, J.Crew  |  Fifteen.  Agate Slice, OKL  |  Sixteen.  Nail Polish, Dior  |  Seventeen.  Leopard Tray, WOM  |  Eighteen.  Donut Watercolor, WOM  |  Nineteen.  Red Glitter Spoon, WOM  |  Twenty.  Heart Croquettes, Le Creuset  |  Twenty-One.  Heart Of Gold Candle, WOM  |  Twenty-Two.  Heart Plate, WOM  |  Twenty-Three.  Pink Chair, OKL  |  Twenty Four.  Wink Wink Bag, Kate Spade New York

Currently Coveting



One.  Emoji Slippers, Del Toro  |  Two.  Bon Appetit Dog Bowl, Henri Bendel  |  Three.  Hair Repair, Sacha Juan  |  Four.  Emoji Bracelets, Baublebar (on major sale)  |  Five.  Shimmer Brick Palette, Bobbi Brown  |  Six.  Ring, Julie Vos  |  Seven.  The Neighbors Have Better Stuff, Waiting On Martha  |  Eight.  Candle, Jo Malone  |  Nine.  Catchall, Clare Vivier  |  Ten.  Clever Pencils, Waiting On Martha  |  Eleven.  Dinner Parties  |  Twelve.  Mohawk Match Strike, Jonathan Adler via Waiting On Martha  |  Thirteen.  Leather Sticker, Anya Hindmarch  |  Fourteen.  Leather Watercolor Print, The Aestate via Waiting On Martha  |  Fifteen.  Queen Bee Notebook, Waiting On Martha  |  Sixteen.  On The House Cocktail Napkins, Waiting On Martha  |  Seventeen.  Hand, Waiting On Martha  |  Eighteen.  Sunnies, Warby Parker  |  Nineteen.  Onyx Earrings, Julie Vos  |  Twenty.  London Bkr Heart Bottle, Waiting On Martha  |  Twenty-One.  Madison Hat, PrimaDonna  |  Twenty-Two.  Leather Sticker, Anya Hindmarch   |  Twenty-Three.  Vase, Jonathan Adler via Waiting On Martha




Juliska Joy



Juliska has and always will be one of my absolute favorite brands.  Founded by self described “unabashed romantics,” Capucine and David Gooding, founded Juliska in 2001 with a colleciton of 40 historic Bohemian glasses.  Focusing on “loving life and living well” Juliska has quickly become one of the leading home brands in America and one you’ll constantly see in my own designs.  In fact yesterday I shared my Woodland Wonderland which has numerous pops of Juliska magic.  And if you were paying attention I also shared a little (or rather BIG) contest Juliska is hosting.

Juliska wants to see how you are styling and sharing your own Juliska Joy this holiday season.  Simply tag your Instagram photos with the hashtag #JuliskaJoy and you could win a $1,000 shopping spree!  And because I have my fingers and toes crossed that I’ll be that lucky winner I’ve rounded up my favorite Juliska pieces for you all.  Good luck Loves!  Truly, MKR 


One.  Country Estate in Flint  ||  Two.  Wicker Charger/Placemat  ||  Three.  Utensil Crock  ||  Four.  Bistro Gold Serving Set  ||  Five.  Pewter Tray  ||  Six.  Napkins  ||  Seven.  Firenze Medici Candle  ||  Eight.  Field of Flowers  ||  Nine.  Dean Decanter  ||  Ten.  Country Estate Ginger Jar  ||  Eleven.  Amalia Champagne Flutes  ||  Twelve.  Stopper & Coaster Set  ||  Thirteen.  Bamboo Spreaders

*This story was in collaboration with Juliska, a brand I love and adore.  Opinions are 100% my own.

Gifts For The Kids


One.  Clyde Race Car, Strolby  ||  Two.  Be Happy Banner, Waiting On Martha  ||  Three.  Pirate Ship Trio, Waiting On Martha  ||  Four.  Rattle, Nordstroms  ||  Five.  Felt Tiger Head, Waiting On Martha  ||  Six.  Sparkly Sneakers, J.Crew  ||  Seven.  Giraffe Trinket Dish, Waiting On Martha  ||  Eight.  Silver Booties, J.Crew  ||  Nine.  Little Chef’s Apron, J.Crew  ||  Ten.  Boomerang  ||  Eleven.  Little Nest Chair, Waiting On Martha  ||  Twelve.  Glow in the dark Ping Pong, J.Crew  ||  Thirteen.  Pick Up Sticks, J.Crew  ||  Fourteen.  Sparkly Hair Band, J.Crew  ||  Fifteen.  Moose hat, J.Crew  ||  Sixteen.  Sparkly nail polis, Debra Lippman  ||  Seventeen.  Mini Speedy Car, J.Crew  ||  Eighteen.  Cat pillow, Waiting On Martha  ||  Nineteen.  Rattle, Nordstroms


Gifts For The Guys

Gifts For The Guys


One.  A festive tartan tie, J.Crew  ||  Two.  Travel Manicure Kit, East Dane  ||  Three.  “Mint Condition” Money Clip, Waiting On Martha  ||  Four.  A gender neutral/manly bathroom set, Waiting On Martha  ||  Five.  “Don’t Drink A Ride” words of wisdom flask, Waiting On Martha  ||  Six.  The Monocole Guide To Better Living (also planning on snagging the guide to better business), East Dane  ||  Seven.  Needlepoint Key Fob, Waiting On Martha  ||  Eight.  The Yeti Cooler, One Kings Lane.  (The hype is real, we have two Yeti coolers and no joke it keeps ice cold and in tact for over a week)  ||  Nine.  “Tie One On” Tie Clip, Waiting On Martha  ||  Ten.  “Stay True” Linen Banner, Waiting On Martha  ||  Eleven.  “Be True And Brave” Cedar Satchel (smells amazing!!), Waiting On Martha  ||  Twelve.  Extra Large Matches, Waiting On Martha  ||  Thirteen.  Dominoes, J.Crew  ||  Fourteen.  Fishs Eddy NY Mug, J.Crew  ||  Fifteen.  Suede Shoe Kit, J.Crew  ||  Sixteen.  Snazzy Red New Balance Tennies, J.Crew  ||  Seventeen.  Lemon Ball Baseball ( a MUST for any baseball lovers desk/office), Waiting On Martha  ||  Eighteen.  The cutest anchor Soap On A Rope, East Dane


Ready, Set, Shop My Top 5 Black Friday Sales

With all the Black Friday sales happening earlier than ever it can get a tad confusing.  So I thought it best to break down my top 5 weekend sales and share what I’m buying for friends, family and myself of course.  Like these C. Wonder Snow Day appetizer plates, the necklace I’ve been swooning over from Lulu, a little Piperlime sparkle for NYE, a blanket that’s just Bien from Madewell, and I mean how was I supposed to pass up the sale on sale from Tory Burch?!  Happy shopping Loves! Truly, MKR   


And in alphabetical order some of my other favorites…Alice + Olivia: 25% off site wide + free shipping  ||  Anthropologie: 25% off site wide, code HOLIDAY25  ||  ASOS: 30% off site wide Black Friday, code TGIBF  ||  Banana Republic: 50% off one full-price item, code BRFIFTY  ||  Bloomingdales: 50% off a huge selection  ||  Britt Bass STUDIO STUDIO: 20% off, code HOLIDAYHANGOVER  ||  C.Wonder:  40% off site wide no code needed  ||  Club Monaco: up to 30% off site wide, code TGIBF  ||  DVF: 15% off site wide, code FRIDAY15  ||  Emerson Fry: 20% off all full-priced merchandise  ||  Equipment: 25% off site wide w/ code THANKS  ||  Helmut Lang: 40% off  ||  J.Brand: 30% off site wide  ||  J.Crew: 30% off select full-price styles and additional 40% off sale + free shipping, code HOLIDAY  ||  Joie: 25% off site, code THANKS  ||  Lulu Frost: 25% off your purchase, code Lulu25  ||  Madewell: 25% off your purchase, code GIFTON  ||  Nordstrom: up to 40% off select items  ||  Otte New York: extra 40% off sale, code BLACKFRIDAYEA  ||  Piperlime: 20% off site wide, code THANKFUL25  ||  Rebecca Taylor: 30% off sale items & dresses  ||  Saks: up to 60% off select styles  ||  ShopBop: 15% off $250, 20% off $500, 25% off $1000, code GOBIG14  ||  Tibi: additional 20% off sale items through Black Friday, code BLACKFRIDAY14  ||  Tory Burch: up to 30% off, code LUCKY  ||  Waiting On Martha: 10% off $25+ code, CYBER10, 15% off $100+ code CYBER15, 20% off $200+ code CYBER20

Gifts For The Host

Gift Guide for the Host



One.  Kate Spade New York Ornament  ||  Two.  C. Wonder Serving Set  ||  Three.  Season’s Greeting Tray  ||  Four.  Jo Malone Lime Basil & Mandarin Candle  ||  Five.  Dachshund Ring Dish  ||  Six.  Deer Wine Holder  ||  Seven.  Monogrammed Glass Plate  ||  Eight.  “Plastered” Napkin Set  ||  Nine.  Jingle Bell Wine Stopper  ||  Ten.  Dauville Pebble Dish  ||  Eleven.  “Ciao” Sign  ||  Twelve.  Kate Spade Roll of the Die Decision Maker  ||  Thirteen.  Macaroons  ||  Fourteen.  Oops, no fourteen so straight to…  ||  Fifteen.  Marble Cheese Board  ||  Sixteen.  Monogrammed Domino Set  ||  Seventeen.  Wishbone paperweight  ||  Eighteen.  “Cheers” Coasters  ||  Nineteen.  Mason Jar  ||  Twenty.  Copper Moscow Mule Mugs

Gifts For The Chef + A Giveaway


This holiday season I’ve teamed up with one of my favorites, La Crema, (you may remember my Virtual Vintner dinner party and adventures of harvest) and five other amazing bloggers to help you gift the ones you hold dear.  We’re not only sharing our best and brightest gift ideas, but also giving away SIX (yes SIX) $350 Visa Gift Cards to help you spread the love.

This year for a lot of my personal gift giving I’m sharing my passion of food.  So it was only natural my gift guide be one for the Chef, filled with olive oils, the pepper mill I’ve been pinning after, Le Creuset because obviously you need Le Creuset, vintage bread boards, and wine.  Lots and lots of wine.  And while I enjoy La Crema all year round (wine club anyone?) they’ve made gifting truly easy this season by putting together sets for every wine lover on your list.  One of my favorites is the Perfect Pairing Set which includes the Perfect Pairings book by Ryland, Peters and Small and the Monterey Pinot Noir (always a classic).  Some of my other favorites; the Case of Mondays Varietal Pack (which I would love to have received today), and the Shell Ridge Pinot and Nine Barrel.  Two La Crema wines that were new to me but I had the pleasure of enjoying while I was in Sonoma.  The Nine Barrel is particularly special (and great for gifting) because each year the winemaking team selects nine truly exceptional barrels of Russian River wines to create a blend without equal.  And like all good things, when it’s gone it’s gone, there’s no replicating a specific year or barrel. 

And because everyone loves a little Pinterest we’ll be sharing some of our favorite gift guide picks as well as some great homemade ideas on La Crema’s Holiday Gift Guide Board.  Now who want to win those $350 Visa Gift Card?  Good luck Loves!  Truly, MKR 

…AS PICTURED…Gold Serving Platter, Waiting On Martha  ||  Russian River Pinot Noir Rose, La Crema  ||  Perfect Pairings Wine Gift Set, La Crema  ||  Shell Ridge Pinot Noir, La Crema  ||    Nine Barrel Chardonnay, La Crema  ||  Peuget Pepper Mill, Williams Sonoma  ||  Herbs de Provence Sea Salt, Williams Sonoma  ||  Vintage Bread Boards, One Kings Lane  ||  Utensil Set, Le Creuset  ||  Rest In Grease Spoon, Waiting On Martha  ||  Oliver Cruet Oil Set, Williams Sonoma  ||  Cook’s One Line A Day Book, Waiting On Martha  ||  Recipe Box, Waiting On Martha  ||  Vintage Shopping Basket, One Kings Lane 




*See all the other amazing bloggers and what their gifting this holiday season…Gifts for the Guy  ||  Gifts for Entertaining  ||  Gifts for the Bakers  ||  Gifts for the Hostesses  ||  Gifts for Women  ||  La Crema Gift Guide and Wine Picks

**This story is in collaboration with La Crema, a brand a love and adore (and a wine I enjoy all the time)!  All entries will be verified- entrants must be 21+ and residents of the United States.  

Let The Holiday Gift Guides Commence + A Giveaway

Holiday Gift Guide, Waiting On Martha


It was brought to my attention yesterday that over a quarter of you have already completed your holiday shopping!?  I immediately thought, “Seriously a quarter of you, that’s crazy?!”  And then I thought, “What do you do now, just sit back and sip egg nog while the rest of us scramble?!”  And I realized sipping egg nog sounded way better than fighting all the holiday crazy that is about to commence.  So with that I bring you the first, but definitely not the last of our holiday gift guides.  

And because it’s better to give than receive (at least that’s what they tell me), we’re starting the season off right by giving away a $200 gift card below to one of Team WOM’s favorites, Shopbop.  Shopbop just opened their Holiday Gift Shop and it’s full of everything you need for everyone on your list plus there’s East Dane for the men in your life.  So my Loves, let’s get gifting!  Truly, MKR



ONE.  Jewelry Box  ||  TWO.  Footed Salt & Pepper Shakers  ||  THREE.  Peace & Love Mini Appetizer Plates  ||  FOUR.  Kate Spade Mini iPad & Keyboard Holder  ||  FIVE.  Zodiac Votive Candles  ||  SIX.  Buffalo Check Cookie Jar (or dog treat jar)  ||  SEVEN.  Tory Burch Fitbit Bracelet  ||  EIGHT.  Noir Earrings  ||  NINE.  Kate Spade Camden Pom Pom Slippers  ||  TEN.  Alexandra Von Furstenberg Coasters  ||  ELEVEN.  MCM Dog  ||  TWELVE.  Love Light  ||  THIRTEEN.  Buffalo Check Dog Coat  ||  FOURTEEN.  Oscar de la Renta Fashion & Style Book  ||  FIFTEEN.  Diamond Earrings  ||  SIXTEEN.  Convertible Leather & Knit Gloves  ||  SEVENTEEN.  Kate Spade Dream A Little Dream Eyelash Mask  ||  EIGHTEEN.  Gold Fortune Cookie

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