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Winter 10: Dresses

From Christmas parties to New Years and all those random get togethers thereafter. Here’s ten dresses for any of your winter outings. These pieces are from some of my favorite go-to designers for inspiration and new items to feed my shopping addiction like Maje, Sandro and…

December 4, 2015
CityComfortsDC | Chanel Quote Set
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Prints Please

  My little side business is making prints, which people love for (drinking) occasions and to give as gifts. You’ll notice a couple fit in perfectly on any bar cart. 01 Chanel Set 02 Fitzgerald Quote 03 Humphrey Bogart Quote 04 La Vie est…

December 2, 2015
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Owl Obsessions

Have I ever mentioned my bizarro obsession with owls? It’s real. Here’s some snowy holiday owls I can’t resist. 01 Glitter Owl Ornaments 02 Owl Couplet Tree Topper 03 Wild Masquerade Teapot 04 Lare Eyes Mercury Glass Owl 05 Anthropologie Feathered Owl Ornaments (Not Seen) 06…

November 30, 2015
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Tis The Season

Thanksgiving is over and Black Friday/Small Business Saturday/the next two weeks of sales draining your wallet has begun. While I love a great deal I’ve decided not to write about sales going on this year only because if you’re into blogs there’s already lots…

November 28, 2015
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Popsicle Wrap Up

  Summer drew to a close on Wednesday (Sept 23rd) and with that I wanted one last little summer hurrah. So I felt compelled to go on a popsicle recipe binge… Here’s several of my favorite recipes I’ve collected over the past couple years. A few are boozy…

September 25, 2015
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Honeymoon

In the evolution of Lana Del Rey she recently released her full album Honeymoon. Previous to the September 18th launch date she had debuted the single High by the Beach, which makes sense because it sounds the closest to all of her other music…

September 23, 2015
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Storage for Your Light Reading

Yes, yes I know it’s been a long time in the world of blogging since I’ve posted something new. Good news I’m back! There’s been plenty going on. Some good, some bad, some whatever. Anyway the other day I was staring at my stacks…

September 21, 2015
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Simple Ceramics

I might have gone overboard with this collection, but I couldn’t help myself. There is often something beautiful deeply embedded in objects that are simple, clean and functional. Clearly it’s why Scandinavian and Mid-Century Modern design styles took off. There’s also the feeling, tactile and yummy,…

July 1, 2015
4th of July Fashion | CityComfortsDC
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Fourth Fashion: Casual to Going All Night Long

Who doesn’t like an excuse to dress with a theme? For me it’s about dressing for the 4th of July while not going too over-the-top. Although going high style for the red, white and blue holidays is not for everyone – if you want to…

June 30, 2015
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Noteworthy Notebooks

I don’t know about you, but I’m a Type A designer and small business owner. With that comes a need for me to make a lot of lists, a place to jot down random ideas, important notes for clients and tons of sketching that…

June 18, 2015
Music Tuesday's: Week 02
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Music Tuesday’s: Week 02

This week is seriously all about the indie alternative, electro, synth-pop. Some AMAZING news is Glass Animals is coming to DC on August 5th to 9:30 Club. You better believe my friends and I already have tickets. One of those friends had a good point that…

June 16, 2015
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Creative & Love in Iceland

Creative and love go together like peanut butter and jelly. Just ask my friend Joe who made this video. He typically flexes his production skills for millions of television viewers. He and his girlfriend took a trip to Iceland and of course captured fantastic cinematography…

June 16, 2015
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To Guys In Our Lives

Father’s Day shouldn’t just be about dad’s should it? Why not spread the love to the guys who make your life a happier place (generally, sometimes we do want to strangle them). Plus face it, it’s the week of Father’s Day and what have…

June 15, 2015
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The Athena Factor: Owl Decor

Anyone who has been to my apartment knows I have a thing for owl related decor. I usually get asked, “what’s up with the owls” because of my little collection. I call it The Athena Factor. I’m going to nerd out for a moment…

June 15, 2015
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A Wanderlust Soul & Florence

Last night I had a strong urge to wander and revisit my thoughts. I figured a walk to the Washington Monument then Lincoln Memorial after work was the perfect opportunity. I ended up soul searching for about about four and half miles, while listening to…

June 9, 2015
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Saying Good Luck Not Goodbye

A funny thing about DC, like many cities most of its residents are transplants. I live in the land of politics as a creative and the creative community is expanding here. However, most of my friends work in policy. One of my best friends,…

June 8, 2015