My 5 Best Strategies for Successful Flea Market Shopping

July 30, 2014 Advice
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One of my favorite things to do on a lazy sunday in the summer is hit up a good flea market to hunt for vintage treasures that I can transform into one of a kind designs for myself or clients. Over the years I have shopped flea markets from coast to coast and along the way I’ve learned some great tips, tricks and strategies for navigating the market with ease and scoring the best deals. …

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My Go-To Thank You Gifts

July 8, 2014 Advice
Thank You Gifts So Haute

I constantly find myself needing to send thank you gifts to show appreciation for people who have done nice things for me so I thought I would share a few of my go-to gifts to give at all price points. I hope you get inspired by these ideas! And since I’m always on the hunt for fresh ideas, I’d love to hear what some of your go-to gifts are in the comments below!

$5 or Less: A Thoughtfu …

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Happy 4th! (& Some Link Love!)

July 4, 2014 Notes from Nicole
Happy 4th

Happy 4th of July!!! I’m so excited to sleep in, have a day off and spend some time with my family today. And my little twin niece and nephew turn 3 tomorrow so it’s going to be a whole weekend full of family fun, kid activities and celebrations! What do you all have planned? If you find yourself with some time to surf the web or indulge in a little retail therapy, here are links to some …

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Snag a Slim Aarons Print for a Steal!

July 3, 2014 Decorating
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I’m a big fan of the late photographer Slim Aarons whose glamorous images from the 1950s, 60s and 70s depict social butterflies and Hollywood royalty living the jet-set life in the most fabulous resort destinations around the world … from poolside in Palm Peach and the beaches of St. Tropez to the ski slopes in Gstaad and even the most fashionable places in New York. I just l …

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