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Richard’s Flamingo Estate

We talk about Richard Christiansen a lot because we like Richard Christiansen a lot. Last year we spent our team retreat at his whimsical Hamptons getaway, Mermaid Ranch. Then, curious to...

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Studio Visit / Chris Earl

Studio Visit / Chris Earl

In an overly-digitized world, it feels crucial to take the time to make things with your own two...

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LA Cocktails & Conversations

LA Cocktails & Conversations

Garance and I held a little breakfast and coffee here at the Atelier in September, then last week G...

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Bountiful Botanica

Bountiful Botanica

Emily Fifer and Heather Sperling make me want to get in the kitchen and cook. The two women are the...

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Cocktails & Conversation

Cocktails & Conversation

If you joined our new Facebook group, then you know, we’re making community events a thing. So, if...

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LA Woman

LA Woman

“I’m in a mix of vintage and new. The shoes are a find from eBay—I immediately gravitated...

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Style Story / Sissy Sainte-Marie Chacon

Style Story / Sissy Sainte-Marie Chacon

Sissy Sainte-Marie Chacon is otherworldly. Not only does she have that striking, timeless beauty...

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Elevated LA

Elevated LA

Too often, the thought of Los Angeles style is colored with images of yoga pants and sneakers....

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LA Eliana

LA Eliana

It might be clear by now that we recently spent some time in LA. Ah, LA…. One of the people...

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Richard Christiansen: Where Dragons Live

Richard Christiansen: Where Dragons Live

Welcome back to Pardon My French! Kicking off the new season with my good friend Richard. Since the...

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Heidi’s House is a Home

Heidi’s House is a Home

Just a few words about Heidi, whom I met this summer and absolutely love (her, and her family John,...

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Ease Meets West

Ease Meets West

With the change of weather (that’s happening quite early in New York this year) from summer into...

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Style Story / Kate Butler

Style Story / Kate Butler

I met Kate at a party one night in LA and immediately got the same feeling I used to get when I...

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East Meets West

I moved to New York from California nearly eight years ago. I’m constantly confronted with the...

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Phillip Lim DTLA

Phillip Lim DTLA

I really love the new Phillip Lim store in Los Angeles. It’s beautiful, spacious, open, and...

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Career / Lauren Caris Cohan

Lauren is no stranger to the site. We collaborated with her and Free People on a few shoots some...

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Haley Boyd

Haley Boyd

There’s a lot to love about Haley Boyd. At the top of the list is her personal style; timeless...

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Planting for the Future: Matthew Kenney

Planting for the Future: Matthew Kenney

Matthew Kenney is a true innovator. A classically trained chef in French cuisine, he soon discovered...

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