Breakfast in Montauk

Serve with a cool early morning beach and a sweatshirt one size too big…

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Summer Afternoon

We define the aura…as the unique apparition of a distance, however near it may be. To follow with the eye — while resting on a summer afternoon — a mountain range on the horizon, or a branch that casts its shadow on the beholder, is to breathe the aura of those mountains, of that branch. -Walter Benjamin

 

Enjoying the last of these summer afternoons.


Sweet Lilac

My choice of nail color this summer is Chanel’s Sweet Lilac. It’s not too loud, just the right amount of the palest purple crossed with a tint of pink.


Beach House

Being surrounded by cute wooden houses next to the sea had me wishing for one of my own someday, or maybe just pretending again really soon…

 

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July

July

July always ends with the little tradition that we’ve had for the past seven years, where Andrew and I spend time out in Montauk. We have our summer rituals out there but the big thing missing this time is our favorite old hotel, The East Deck, with it suddenly closing down and all. It won’t be exactly the same, but on with the show. So we rented a small cottage by the ocean and packed a car, surfboard on top. With beach towels, a couple of overnight bags and books, stopping by a stand for some peaches on the way out.


This Weekend

V is for Voyage

 

Taking a trip out east…


In The Spring

I had never been to Paris in the Spring. What more is there to say about Paris? It was so beautiful…

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