A few nights ago I joined a couple of girlfriends for a dinner-date at the Inn at Pound Ridge.  It was the first evening that it finally felt like summer was arriving.  I feel like I’ve been stuck in a rut with this rainy weather, so I was really happy to wear sandals and short sleeves.  I […]

Easter and Spring Fashion Inspiration

Friday Fashion File : What To Wear On Easter

Don’t worry, I won’t go too fashion proper on you and bore you with granny hats and gloves.  And if you don’t celebrate Easter and are planning on staying home, well you can always check out my blog post on pajamas.  If however, you feel slight excitement when looking at the picture above and wondering, […]



A December To Remember by sprucedandstyled featuring scented candles STYLE INSPIRATIONS December is a festive month and the use of vivid color combinations, in particular rust and burgundy, topaz and emerald are very evocative. I love this ‘design your own monogrammed pillow’ from Johnathan Adler which gives a personalized look to your home. I also […]


Cozy Weekend Essentials

Curled up on the couch reading your favorite book while the kids play legos and your husband is slaving away in the kitchen making apple pie. Wait what?  I woke up this morning and a chill in the air reminded me that the gloomy, rainy days of Fall are around the corner. I find nothing […]


Bohemian Rhapsody

The Boho look when done right can look so chic!  The revised 70’s iconic look emerged last Spring as a dominant aesthetic – and this season it is commanding attention once again. With mixed prints, fringe and gauzy gowns accessorized with fur and chunky knits, designers like Lanvin, Burberry Prorsum, Chloe, Isabelle Marant and Etro […]