Monthly Archives: October 2009

I cant wait to spill the beans….

Big announcement coming tomorrow and I CANNOT wait to tell, but I am sworn to secrecy for just 24 more hours.

In the meantime, maybe a little clue won’t hurt. See below XOXO
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A very royal “clapper”

So I am sure everyone remembers the 80’s pheno, “The Clapper.” Clap once to turn the lights on, clap again to turn them off.
Well here is a new version that is completely up my alley
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Designed by Materious, I think it would be perfect next to the couch in the Apothic. I wish it came in black.
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Available here
Found via design shimmer

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a little edie to get us thru the weekend

Lots of exciting announcements coming next week. Ill be sharing exciting news and giving a sneak peak into our next collection. In the meantime, enjoy a little bit of Little Edie

and this scene kills me….”two talks with Margie McCord left me gasping” slays me every time…

God I love the Beales

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We got style in the “bag”

I love a good bag, and I love using a good bag for many purposes. San Francisco designer Grant Gibson has found a creative storage solution in his bathroom using a LLBean boat tote (monogramed of course)
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We use these all over the Royal Apothic Studios for holding fabric swatches and magazines and I keep a few in the trunk of my car for groceries. The canvas works to help keep frozens cold and the monogram adds serious shopping style.

And although I am not one for laundry, (In fact, I cant remember the last time I did some,) this doesnt mean that my worn clothes are not housed in style. Here are some seriously stylish options for your dirty clothes.
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These Dransfield and Ross totes are amazing!
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O hellO there Oprah…..

OK, when I stop alternating between crying, jumping, screaming and all around hyperventilating, I promise to write a real post. In the meantime, I can’t wait any longer to share….

We ….

made…..

the……

O List…..

Thanks Oprah, I LOVE you……
O magazine - Nov 09 - Cover
O magazine - Nov 09 - Page 3

BTW, I’m totally available to be your Nate Berkus of Beauty…..I’m just sayin…

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For those dorm rooms…..

Royal Apothic and some tips I wrote were featured on Teen Vogue.com.
Check it out here
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