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Like an elephant ride to India: my day shopping at World Market

It has been a while, so I was excited to get out to one of most favorite places to shop, World Market. Whenever I am there, I always find a gazillion things that I love… no, literally, a gazillion things. It did not hurt that it was buy one get one FREE coffee day. Seriously,  I would walk a mile in tight stilettos for their Sumatra and Costa Rican blends. While I was there, I decided to shop around to see if there was anything...

Hot Shoes from Iceland

In my recent search and dare I add, obsession, over everything Iceland, I landed on these amazing shoes by Kron by KronKron. This fanciful shoe line is design byParis fashion school graduate Hugrún Árnadóttir and hairstylist Magni Þorsteinsson. Based in Reykjavik, the pair opened the boutique KronKron in hopes of showcasing up and coming designers as well as bringing a bit of high fashion to their local market. In a few short years the boutique grew and they began successfully...

Fashion Wander Lust

I am so excited about the new global looks in fashion this season. It is so awesome to see designers like Dries Van Noten, Chrissie Morris and Laurence Heller introducing travel inspired tribal and ethnic prints.  Spring 2010 runways have featured fashion mused by the beauty of Bali, Africa and Egypt.  If designer prices are a bit much for you like they are for me, more afforable accessories like India inspired bangels or asian looking earrings are priced well within...