1 Judd Large Glass Rope Cloche, Casa Cole, $95.00 2 Large Blue Hydrangea Bouquet, Diane James Home, $550.00 3 Medium Stacked Pot Form Table Lamp, Circa Lighting, $525.00 4 Tie-dye Striped Fabric, Pearson Textiles 5 Harbor Blue Rug, Karastan
As I mentioned yesterday, I've been drooling over the pictures from the Hampton Designer Showhouse this year. One of my favorite spaces is the guest suite by Jennifer McConnell. The cool palette with pops of red and some seriously chic prints is my kind of space. :)
Image: Stacy Bewkes/Quintessence
- ROOM OF THE MONTH
- MARKET...RECENT FINDS & LATEST OBSESSIONS
- LET THE GAMES BEGIN!
- PINNING LATELY...
- ASK KELLY: HANGING RATTAN CHAIRS
- ART SHOW: SELENA BEAUDRY
- KELLY LOVES RIKSHAW DESIGN
- BEACH READS
- BUDGET BUYS
- BOLT HOUSE TEXTILES
- MARKET...RECENT FINDS & LATEST OBSESSIONS
- VISITING PALM BEACH
- PALM BEACH CHIC...INSPIRATION
- PALM BEACH CHIC...DRESS CODE
- PALM BEACH CHIC...GET THE LOOK
- ON MY RADAR
- ALWAYS CHIC...BRETON STRIPES
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1 Can you believe this darling chair is from CB2? 2 These brass boxes are so clever — I can think of a zillion places to stack/display/use them 3 I bought this dress over the weekend at H&M — it's insanely chic! 4 Where would I not wear bamboo?! 5 So happy and colorful 6 Love this latest pattern from Stephanie Johnson 7 The Hampton Designer Showhouse this year has been truly great — Quintessence (one of my favorite blogs) has been recapping the rooms...don't miss it!
P.S. I'm in Las Vegas! I'm with Traditional Home magazine and some of my favorite bloggers at the Las Vegas World Market. I'll be tweeting and instagramming (follow me @kellymarket) the next few days from around the market...hope you'll follow along! :)
Whether you're hosting or attending an Opening Ceremonies viewing party tonight, the Americano cocktail will fit right in with your menu. Let the games begin!
Images: Richard Langdon/Ocean Images/Getty, AFP/Getty Images
It seems no matter how busy I am I can always find a minute or two in my day to pin a few things. Here are a few pins that have caught my eye recently. :)
Single Hanging Swing, Fran's Wicker, $225.00 | Hanging Rattan Chair, Serena & Lily, $450.00 | Two's Company Hanging Rattan Chair, Amazon, $348.50 | Zebra Outdoor Pillow, Furbish, $85.00 | Carrot Stick 2016-30, Benjamin Moore | Palm Beach Outdoor Pillow, Furbish, $85.00 | Flamingo's Dream 2002-40, Benjamin Moore
I also love the look of hanging rattan chairs. They're so fun and unexpected and look great both indoors and out. Fran's Wicker is a popular source for these chairs and you really can't beat the price and the shape. Serena & Lily also introduced one this year that's a little pricier but has a very cozy feel to it.
And I have to suggest painting the chair. The natural rattan is a great look, but I think they look sooo chic in white or a bright color with a fun cushion...can really make a space!
Thanks so much for your question Susan and good luck with your search!
Images: Jonathan Adler, Patricia Halpin, Lee Kleinhelter/Lonny
I'm a huge fan of Selena Beaudry's work and am particularly obsessed with the dreamy abstracts in her weather series. Don't you just get lost in the colors? I love each and every one. :)
HIGH | Trina Turk Greek Key Pillow, Burke Decor, $121.00 | Bailey Chevron Accent Chair, Z Gallerie, $399.00 | Arteriors Costello Side Table, Amazon, $1009.91 | Outdoor Maze Rug, Williams-Sonoma Home, $425.00 | Jewel Mirror, Plantation, $2195.00 | LOW | Marrakesh Mirror, Z Gallerie, $299.00 | Indoor/Outdoor Matrix Rug, Overstock, $187.99 | Arteriors Accent Table, Amazon, $492.00 | Zigzag Chevron Slipper Chair, Target, $254.98 | Hot Pink Greek Key Pillow Cover, Design Darling, $52.00
Apparently I was in a geometric mood when searching for picks for this latest HIGH/LOW round-up. I'm more than ok with that since it resulted in a greek key pillow, honeycomb mirror, and a truly chic maze rug...lots to love here!
One of my favorite places to pick up both lightweight tunics and the most adorable baby gifts is Rikshaw Design. All of their textiles are hand block printed in India and the colorful prints are some of my favorites. Rikshaw is kicking off a massive summer sale today and is generously offering KM readers additional free shipping....just use KELLYMARKET at checkout through Sunday. I can't think of a better way to kick off the weekend!
I've been in love with these Condé Nast beach towels for ages. There's something so clever about printing the famous covers on towels. I noticed this week that they're on sale at Bloomingdale's so now is the perfect time to snatch one up. I like the chic women on the beach...do you have a favorite?
Calf Hair Card Case, Madewell, $38.00 | Nate Berkus set of 2 Lanterns, HSN, $19.95 | Bold Bangles, C. Wonder, $38.00 | Round Woven Pillow, Target, $19.99 | Tortoiseshell Glass Bowl, Design Darling, $22.00 | Feather Sculpture, Target, $7.99 | Baggu iPad Sleeves, Madewell, $28.00 each | Nate Berkus set of 2 Ikat Trays, HSN, $24.95
Leopard, cane-pattern, ikat, and tortoiseshell...all my favorites in this latest wallet-friendly round-up. :)
I recently learned about a completely customizable line of fabrics: Bolt House Textiles. They offer 3 linen and linen blends, 28 patterns, and over 90 colors. They also sell fabric by the yard, pillow covers, and even lampshades. I think it's such a fun concept and perfect for those times when you need to go custom, but don't want to break the bank. Do check out!
1 These orange and pink tea towels have me ready to bake 2 ♥ the color combo on these kate spade bangles — two is always better than one 3 I already own this necklace in turquoise and coral, and I'm thinking a white one is a summer must 4 Who says you can't judge a bottle by it's label? 5 This pretty little lacquered box would look darling on a nightstand, desk, vanity table.... 6 Loving Miroslava's rainbow brights look and still obsessed with that haircut....she's really tempting me to cut off my long locks! 7 These fish bookends are sooo my style 8 This J. Crew clutch is chic and colorful — my two favorite things....and it's on sale! 9 Use this striped number as a throw, tablecloth, or bedcover.
Image: Mr. Newton for Harper's Bazaar
Now that we know how to decorate, dress, and emulate, we obviously must visit Palm Beach! I've hand-picked some of my favorite shops; including the can't-miss home destinations Circa Who and C. Bell, and House of Lavande, one of the best places to shop for vintage jewels. And you don't want to miss The Church Mouse, which is a well-known resale shop...definitely my kind of place!
The above images are some of my all-time favorites, not just of Palm Beach, but of any place and time. The Lilly girls, C.Z. Guest, and Alice Topping all look utterly timeless, even though they were taken in the 50s and 60s.
P.S. I'm dying to stage a photo in one of my fan chairs, à la the model in Quadrille. Wouldn't it be terribly fabulous?
Images: Slim Aarons/Getty Images, I Love Your Style, Quadrille
Bull's Eye Floppy Hat, Forever 21, $12.80 | Turbo Shell Earrings, Helga Wagner, $275.00 | Agnesia Silk Sequin Caftan, Calypso St. Barth, $459.00 | Essie Knockout Pout, Nordstrom, $8.00 | Tara Matthews Changeable Bandeau Bikini, Net-a-Porter, $225.00 | Ready to Leaf Clutch, ModCloth, $52.99 | Vintage Christian Dior Sunglasses, Shopbop, $169.40 | Colorblock Woven Straw Tote, Mango, $47.00 | Givenchy Magic Lip and Cheek Balm, Sephora, $31.00 | Meridith Wedges, Charlotte Olympia, $440.00
Long flowing kaftans, shell and leaf motifs, and year-round swimwear. The Palm Beach uniform and I get along quite well, thank you very much!
1 Aga Watermelon Throw Pillow, Oomph, $385.00 2 Palm Beach Outdoor Pillow, Furbish, $85.00 3 Pair of Palm Beach Regency Porcelain Lamps, C. Bell, $550.00 4 Bamboo Iron Table, Gardenhouse, $480.00 5 Custom Chippendale Arm Chair, Jonathan Adler, $595.00 6 Coral Matches, Furbish, $4.00 7 Coral Candelabra, Furbish, $52.00 8 Shell, Chic Shop, $35.00 9 Turquoise Conch Shell, Ivy and Vine, $95.00
Hello gang! I hope everyone had a wonderful holiday. I spent the week down in Florida at my parents, relaxing at the beach and scouring thrift stores and local Goodwills for vintage treasures. I'm still in a very Palm Beach-chic mood so I thought it would be fun to dedicate an entire week of posting to one of my very favorite styles....enjoy!
Images: Lindsey Coral Harper and House and Garden
Adia Kibur Layered Beads Necklace, Shopbop, $45.00 | Cleobella Mini Cantina Bag, Shopbop, $99.00 | Round Metal Chair - Pink, Green, Ivory, Burke Decor, $150.00 each
Layered necklaces, laser-cut bags, and some darling patio chairs....I'm in a neon brights kind of mood!
1 Indoor/Outdoor Stripe Rug, Target, $299.99 - $549.99 2 Painter Boatneck Tee, J. Crew, $45.00 3 Soludos Espadrilles, J. Crew, $36.00 4 Deck-stripe Underwire Tank, J. Crew, $86.00 5 Navy Stripe Bottle Opener, Sur la Table, $3.46 6 Scarf, Saint James, $55.00 7 Sailor Charcoal Stripe Pillow, Haus Interior, $56.00 8 Tory Burch Small Sofia Tote, Shopbop, $175.00
We might be celebrating our American independence tomorrow, but I'm more than happy to borrow the classic French look of Breton stripes. I will definitely be sporting one of my striped shirts tomorrow...with a few red accessories of course. :)
Albertus Swanepoel Straw Fedora, Barneys New York, $149.00 | Classic Espadrilles, Chance, $48.00 | Day Tote, Chance, $125.00 | 'Merica Wayfarers, The Neon South, $9.00 | Cotton Turkish Bath Towel, Turkish Towel Store, $29.50 | Sparklettes, Catbird, $13.50 | Tina Frey Necklaces, Chance, $180.00 | Striped Cushions, IKEA, $19.99 | Chandon Limited Edition Brut Classic, $24.00
My Fourth of July essentials? Some sparklers and this summer's go-to party favor — a red, white, and blue limited edition of Chandon. Have a great holiday everyone!