become good friends with Lupita Nyong’o so that, after a good amount of time of hanging out, drinking wine, talking about books and movies and art and stuff, she’s like, “OMG, LIZZ, you have to take home this big bag of stuff designers keep sending me because I can only be seen wearing it once, and I’m sure you have tons of places to wear it” ?
Today we are heading out to the desert to our friends’ tennis-tinged wedding at the Parker Hotel in Palm Springs!
Black tie is such a THING. Isaac is excited to wear his tux, but Black Tie + Palm Springs is almost confusing!
Do you go vintage? Classic? Cool? Can you really be edgy….in the desert? Younger Me probably would have dug out some crazy silk caftan, but, you live and learn.
Thinking of keeping it simple, and using accessories and one key pastel (Blue!) to invoke the more eccentric aspects of the desert.
Malene Birger dress (on major sale on the Outnet), Illesteva Sunglasses (barneys), handmade glam cuff from DabChickVintageGems and vintage/fancy/hippie cuff from OOAKjewlz, both on Etsy, vintage/mod sandals from Ferragamo, and a simple small bag from Chloe (Farfetch).
Okay! in August we are going to a wedding in a Downtown LA loft. It’s going to be simple, sophisticated, elegant and a crrrrrray cray party.
What to wear to a loft (and possibly the only wedding we are attending this year with an actual floor) party with tons of dancing?
Thought-provoking piece about the impact of architecture, hope, opportunity, and reality in Hale County, Alabama.
Read it on Fastcompany.