July 2011 behind the curtain

bike about town

July 28th, 2011  |   column: what's new

where better to spend the summer than at the beach?

July 27th, 2011  |   column: what's new

we sent our fleet of handcrafted adeline adeline bicycles to santa monica where they’ve taken up residence at shutters on the beach.    

interview with lillian bassman

July 25th, 2011  |   column: what's new

interview with jennifer davis

July 25th, 2011  |   column: what's new

we’re proud to partner with women for women international (wfwi) and we love to hear stories of how our hand in hand partnership—and the work of wfwi—is impacting people around us.

we were recently in a meeting with the bloomingdale’s team when jennifer davis, a divisional merchandise manager for bloomingdales.com, mentioned that she’d just returned from a wfwi trip to rwanda.    

how she wore it: zooey deschanel in kate spade new york

July 22nd, 2011  |   column: hot off the press

we spotted zooey deschanel looking lovely in our floral wynne dress and ostrich-embossed victoria falls samira clutch    

bright lights, big city, sweet skirt

July 21st, 2011  |   column: deliberate polish

we’ve been eagerly awaiting the arrival of our city lights lillith skirt, featuring the illustrative work of one of our in-house graphic designers, katie.

alexander mcqueen at the met

July 20th, 2011  |   column: deliberate polish

a big thank you to our friends at vogue who treated us to an afternoon at the met for a private viewing of savage beauty, the alexander mcqueen exhibition. we wandered through the galleries, stood captivated by the films and    

notes from afghanistan… a minute with accessories designer katie hatch

July 18th, 2011  |   column: what's new

after a hop, skip and a plane ride across the atlantic, our very own accessories director katie hatch returns from afghanistan, where she met the amazing group of women behind our upcoming collection of handmade accessories, as a part of our partnership with women for women international.

wedding belles: cupcake colorfully

July 14th, 2011  |   column: deliberate polish

there’s nothing that delights quite like mini cupcakes. we’ve loved them for years and now we’re particularly enchanted with these new monochromatic minis from philadelphia-based the bakari.    

postcard from the south of france pt 2

July 13th, 2011  |   column: deliberate polish

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