The Sketch Book — shut up i love that


dsquared2 fall 2012 Independent Fashion Bloggers NYFW pre fall shut up i love that The Sketch Book

this pre-fall look from DSquared2 reminds me of the 60s. Well, I wasn't there, so it makes me think of the 60s. And then it makes me think of the joyous fact that MadMen is coming back soon! And from pre-fall to actual fall, I'm off to Milk Studios to see what there is to see today at New York Fashion Week. Because here in NYC on this chilly February day, it is actually time to start thinking about September. I'm going to visit my good friend Taylor of Shut up I love that and her good friends at the...

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the gift guide

Alexander McQueen Christmas Gift Guide Inslee By Design Jacques Levine jcrew Kate Spade keihls shut up i love that The Sketch Book

Hello! Guess what today is... The reveal of the first ever holiday gift guide, hand selected, hand illustrated by moi. I have included everything from these Jacques Levine Inslees to... The deliciousness of Kiehls. And from preppy Jcrew toggle coats and Kate Spade fur pullovers t0.... terrifyingly trendy coffee table books about Alexander McQueen. Go read the whole guide at Shut Up, I Love That!

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Inslee By Design shut up i love that Taylor Davies The Sketch Book

Meet Taylor, author of the ever stylish and witty Shut Up, I Love That Shirt On You ! To see more illustrations of Taylor, pop over to her blog and check out her fabulous new blog header! And be sure to scroll through her many wonderful posts to see where I drew inspiration for my sketches from her delightful outfit posts. Little known fact about Taylor - she was my first fashion blogger friend! We only knew each other as blog entities for the longest time. But now we both live in NYC and hang out on the reg. Just...

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People Watching

french garance dore louboutin paris shut up i love that The Sketch Book

Bonjour! I considered writing this whole post in french, but then i realized it would be much more of a mess than when Garance tries to type her posts sans translator. (and i might add, much less charming) but yes, this illustration is inspired by Paris-loving blogger, Taylor of shut up, i love that who shares a passion for these ridiculously amazing Louboutin flats and suggested the only really worthy environment to illustrate them in was Paris. I haven't had the luxury of spending nearly enough time in Paris YET, but the few times I've been, one of my favorite...

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