11.22.2012

giving thanks




details // helmut lang shearling denim jacket // fox fur scarf // t by alex wang neoprene skirt //
the reformation silk tee // givenchy lace up boots //


giving thanks for all the good - friendships, family, long-lived romance, happy healthy meeko, working and living in this amazing city i love, and all of you readers! i hope everyone has an amazing day filled with delicious food and new memories made around the table.

for dinner tonight i'm making a roasted chicken, truffled mashed potatoes, brussels sprouts and butternut squash with bacon, pear and lemon kale salad with parmigiano reggiano, and pumpkin pie!



11.18.2012

five way leather





details // acne metal leather jacket // veda max suede jacket // sister-made leather bandana //
chanel bag // balenciaga boots // acne above linen oversized tee //


beating the november cold by layering up my leather favorites. photos taken post-saturday date night with the boy at a local wine bar The Immigrant. really love their casual but still intimate vibe. perfect for midnight conversations over dark red wine. 

11.10.2012

pho in silverlake


pho chay: vegetable rice noodle soup with tofu, mushrooms, and fresh herbs


bun cha gio thit nuong: vermicelli rice noodles with egg rolls, charbroiled lemongrass steak, peanuts, and fresh herbs

after countless nights of extravagant rich work dinners, the fresh herbs and aromatic flavors at pho cafe in silverlake really hit the mark. kudos to LA's resident 2cool4school blogger stopitrightnow for the rec.

read more about it on my yelp review here!

11.07.2012

hold on to me




details. handsome coffee roasters. vintage leather and chain box bag

it's been a lifetime since my trip to sunny LA. thatbiyatchsandy and big bird politics really through me for a loop. only a few short sweet hours i have to revel in all being right with the world before this nor'easter comes barreling our way. praying for this to pass without leaving a path of chaos.