all in the details: classic beaded bracelet

{Editor’s Note: Top five things I never thought I’d say, but I really want that quilted vest. Like, bad. And those fox earrings. Nice picks, Kate!} Kate M.W. ~ One of two things ends up happening when I’m thinking about accessories: either I’m naturally inspired by a piece or it falls neatly into one of […]

all in the details: threadbare bracelet

Kate ~ Occasionally I come across a detail that strikes me as the kind of piece that would work no matter your style. The Threadbare bracelet from RockLove is an example of that, from preppy (nautical knots and primary colours) to the indie chic rockers (refined leather and hardware), and with all the colours available, […]

cheap thrills: the bracelet edition

gah…spring sales started this morning at barneys, anthropologie, nordstrom and shopbop – i’ve been so overwhelmed, i almost forgot to post!  overall, i’m trying to be good, but this dress may be too perfect to pass up.      once you return from all of that orgasmic sale goodness, i thought i’d share a few bargain bracelet finds that have caught my eye […]

editor’s picks: 2015 nordstrom anniversary sale

| Psst…Looking for details on the 2017 Nordstrom Anniversary Sale? I’ve got the scoop right here. | Editor’s Note: If you’re new to this scene, the Anniversary Sale is Nordstrom’s biggest sale of the year. They cut deals with nearly every designer they stock to get an early shipment of Fall 2015 merchandise 6 weeks before any other retailer. Then, they […]

gift guide: mother’s day gifts from hatch jewelry

{This Mother’s Day gift guide is sponsored by Hatch Jewelry, but I’m happy to say that all opinions and blatant coveting of their goods are entirely mine. Thanks for supporting the businesses that support SMC!}   Left to right, from top: Cloud Necklace | Marquise Bracelet | Teardrop Studs | Mini Media Bracelet | Hammered Bead Necklace | Branch Ring | Silver Loop […]

how to dress like a french girl

Emmanuelle Alt & team, image via (for more Parisian style goodness, see my Pinterest page) Hi, friends! I’m back, I’m caffeinated, and I’m finally ready to start telling you all about that wonderful trip I took. Before I get into the official travel reviews, tips and all of that goodness, something’s been nagging at me. Something I noticed literally […]

a day in paris with ariel gordon

{Editor’s Note: While I’m off strolling down cobblestone streets, mainlining croissants and gelato, I’ve asked a few of my most stylish globetrotting friends to share what they’d be doing – and of course, what they’d be wearing – on a dream day abroad.} Paris style Statement jewels have their place, but my heart belongs to those classic, delicate pieces […]