Archive for the ‘Entertaining’ Category

I thought it might be fun to switch things up today and highlight one of my most favorite local boutiques here in Charleston. Out of Hand is located right on historic Pitt Street in the Old Village, and it’s my go to spot for SO many things. My friend Charlotte and I popped into OOH last week so that we could show you around…




It’s SO nice to have a shop close to home that carries some of my favorite clean beauty brands. Think RMS, Tata Harper, and more.


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This Suntegrity sunscreen was my favorite sunscreen last summer (and I still love it). It’s tinted and goes on easily.




OOH’s fashion department is so cute, too. I always find casual and fun pieces within seconds of walking through. Isn’t this tote adorable?




They carry a great selection of easy dresses perfect for strolling around the neighborhood.


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OOH is also one of my go to spots for gifts. There is something for everyone here (even kids). Hint, Mother’s Day is around the corner…






Many of my floral purchases happen here, too. They have a case of fresh flowers you can choose from.




But a secret that not everyone knows is that you can go to their cooler room and choose your blooms there! I always find the best peonies and other favorites here.




See what I mean? Out of Hand is the best kind of shop!! If you find yourself in the area you should pop in! And be sure to stop by Rudi’s next door for some wine and cheese :)




PS, Follow OOH on instagram here.


Photography by Charlotte Elizabeth Photo


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Date: Apr 17 2017

Filed Under: Decor, Entertaining, Fashion

Last week my friend (and now neighbor!) Julia hosted a ladies Easter brunch on her adorable pink porch! And by porch I basically mean garden of flowers. It was the prettiest setting!





My kids were there for a little while and snuck about ten of those little Easter egg cookies.




Julia was helping Club Monaco shoot some pieces from their new collection and we each got to choose one. I love them all, especially the floral ruffle dress I’m wearing :)





(from left: ruffle floral dress, pink lace dress, blue ruffle dress, red floral dress)


It was such a great day with sweet friends! The weather here in Charleston is just about perfect and it’s so nice to spend time outside. Y’all know porching is one my favorite activities ;)




On Me: blue floral ruffle dress, floral mules, pink earrings

On Julia: pink lace dress, pink criss cross sandals

On Lucy: blue ruffle dress, blue wavy heels

On Gray: red floral dress, nude wavy heels


Photography by Thomas Berolzheimer. Clothing courtesy of Club Monaco



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Date: Apr 12 2017

Filed Under: Decor, Entertaining, Family, Fashion

OH HEY! It’s been awhile since I shared a life lately…


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Wearing these raffia sandals in that picture above :)


We made a quick trip to Kentucky for a wedding – isn’t Fletcher cute in his tux?




Lilly and me at the beach here in Charleston. I’m wearing this purple print dress.




My new personalized shampoo and conditioner from Function of Beauty! You just take a little hair quiz and they help you find your perfect combination. I love mine!




These Hedgehouse throwbeds are literally the softest best things ever. Myy kids are obsessed, too!




My brother and his family came for a visit and we had such a nice time. Our kids play so well together, I wish we could get together more often.


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Pretty paintings by Teil. Love this collection of her prints!




New stripe rugs for Coral House.




Two bff’s with the same taste in dresses.




I got it in this orange stripe. Gray got it in this white.




I’ve decided to separate my Harbour Island pictures for another recap post this week!



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