Half Hitch Goods: Who They Are & Why We Love Them!
by Robin Reetz
There’s something about wintertime that feels synonymous with heritage brands. The very idea of wool blankets, neutral colors, and wood-scented candles gets our hearts a-pounding, so in our books there’s nothing better than a retailer that puts all of our favorite heritage brands under one small-business roof.
If the only thing preventing you from throwing a holiday party is, you know, planning it, fear not. It’s easier than you think you gather party essentials you’ll need to have your besties over for a holiday good time.
To say that I have an obsession with wrapping gifts is an understatement. I spend an absurd amount of effort wrapping gifts to make each one look a little different, but all have the same overall esthetic. I have a few simple tricks, however, to make it a bit easier on myself.
You’re not the only one balking at the price of biker jackets. As much as we’d love that $1000 investment piece, it isn’t always in the cards. But why should we miss out on stellar style because of a price tag, amiright?
Holiday travel - there’s really nothing like it, especially when we’re talking flights. Between the lines, security checks, and cramped seats, holiday travel is the very definition of the pits these days.
Not sure about how you gals are currently feeling but as the temperatures begin to dip our wardrobes are becoming more in need of some seriously colorful chunky knits to battle those pesky winter blues.
Unlike New Years or Valentines, there’s not a lot of pressure to look hot on Thanksgiving. Cozy and adorable, sure, but slick blow-outs and elaborately Spanx-ed outfits are generally unnecessary. Still, there’s no shame in wanting to look like a slightly more glowy version of your everyday self—after all, you never know who’s going to be back in town.
As our week comes to a close, we can’t help but take stock of all the amazing blog posts we came across in the last few days. Holiday season is in full swing, and we’re so excited to be enjoying it along with these lovely ladies.
Harry Styles Leopard Print Costs $4K. Ours Doesn't.
by Kelley Mullarkey
SAY WHAT? In this week’s shocking celeb news heard ‘round the world One Direction’s Harry Styles has reportedly auctioned off an unwashed Burberry shirt, netting a whooping profit of $4k. Yes, you heard right 4k, unwashed. Ew.
Out of all the Instagrams we saw this morning, one really stood out. Caitlin Moran, aka Style Within Reach, ‘grammed this absolutely adorable crown ring from Lilac Bijoux. You better believe we instantly Kept it!
We’re setting the record straight on eco-friendly style. Maybe you’ve missed the memo, but going green doesn’t have to = frumpy. With buzzwords like eco-chic and ethically fab flying around the streets and catwalks we’re testing out the waters, saluting those creating with care.
Who isn’t obsessed with Travel books? I mean really. We’re the type of girls who fly by the seat of our pants and take any excuse that comes our way to flee reality in style for a while—or to just read about it. We’re also pretty positive that you’re on our same wavelength.
Don’t show up without a hostess gift. Just don’t. I know we’re about to drop some major cash on Christmas presents and Hanukkah gifts, but before December rolls around in all its blingy glory, we’ve got a November holiday to take care of first.