Timeless Beauty

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Retro Snacking

What started out to be an average, lazy-Saturday-night-waiting-for-SNL-to-start munch fest of Puffed (not my normal choice) Cheetos, turned quickly into a big “hmmmm” moment…whatever happened to Flings? I remember my sister Marcia and I fighting over the box, and particularly while we were on family camping trips in the Krown Pop-Up Camper which we spent most of our summer months in (note to self…find those ads next).

These must have been a special treat, because I don’t remember having them in the house. We were quite spoiled on those trips. The normal “1 pop/soda a day” rule flew out the camper screened window, and the 2 liters flowed endlessly. The munching was encouraged. Probably because these were vacations for my parents as well. I’m sure Ken and Gail were looking to break away from their everyday routine as well. Doesn’t vacation bring out that adventurous eater in us all? It’s a perfect time to say f-it…bring on the sweets, grease and starches we feel so guilty about in our everyday life. Elephant ears, fried Snickers bars, cotton candy, Mackinaw fudge, delish! We’ll get back to the guilt in a week or so…bring on the beautiful meat flavored treats with cheese dusting NOW!

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Hit Singles

Surface, July-August 2012: Photography by Bill Durgin; Styling by Linnea Olson-Schwartz.

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Dyrberg/Kern

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Knut

Color + Typorgraphy + Simplicity= Quite A Beaut!

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Valextra

From the Mr. Porter Gift Guide 2011: “Hard padded leather briefcase from Valextra with a handle, zip closure with slide lock, metal feet and three internal sleeves.”

I’m running out of room for all these beautiful bags I find/must have.

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Hush Puppies Mens Authentic

Oh, HP Authentic, how [classically] beautiful are thee?

From the Spring and Summer 2012 catalog: “Rewardingly retro, Authentic offers an updated take on the classic preppy saddle shoe. Made of premium water and stain resistant suede, this classic from the Hush Puppies 1958 Collection has modern features, like a sheepskin leather trim lining and cushioned footbed for truly classic comfort.”

My feet are eagerly awaiting your arrival.

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