January 8th, 2013

It’s good to have L-atitude!

I love to travel and my husband is co-founder of Tablet Hotels, but for some reason, we have not ventured beyond our usual haunts (Martha’s Vineyard, Maine and Palm Beach/Naples Fla.) for some time now. Yes, we went to Paris and L.A., but no far-flung, exotic locales as of late.

One of the best parts of traveling is finding unusual, cannot-buy-at-home items to bring back for myself and friends. Fortunately, there is the fab site L-atitude which offers unique and handmade pieces from all over the world. Alisa Ng, L-atitude’s founder, travels extensively to fill her online shop and we benefit from her far reach and numerous finds.

Thank you L-atitude for including me in your Globe Trotter series!



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Quant leopard-print calf hair ankle boots


Kellen ribbed cotton-blend tunic


Brixton horsebit-detailed leather collapsible-heel loafers


Emma shirtdress


Eva silk crepe de chine blouse


Linen-blend culottes


Crossover velvet flatform sandals


GV3 small textured-leather and suede shoulder bag


Almeria leather wedge espadrilles


Patch-pocket cotton coat


Bilbao mini tote


Ginger embellished two-tone textured-leather pumps

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  • Happy New Year, Preston! I continue to love this site, the profiles, the trends and clothing you highlight. A double bonus today – I just took a look at the fabulous Tablet Hotels site, and am inspired to find a lovely vacation for my family beyond our tried and true venues (which include Palm Beach, too!). Also, L-atitude has some fabulous finds, bochic jewelry to spice up a rather “conservative” pant suit or sheath dress. Looking forward to your continued delightful columns in 2013!
    Cheers, Monica

    MonicaJanuary 8th, 2013  9:56 AM

  • Love this site!! Thank you so much!!!!

    PaulaJanuary 8th, 2013  10:11 AM

  • Fantastic site – thanks for the introduction.

    KathyJanuary 8th, 2013  11:01 AM

  • I love Tablet hotels! What a great entrepreneur your husband is, and this site is also fab!
    Best regards
    Caroline in Sweden

    Caroline@inner-outerbeauty.comJanuary 8th, 2013  1:02 PM

  • Love your blog! Thank you for introducing me to tablethotels and l’atitude. Fantastic sites! Question: please id the nude tote you are holding in your picture on l’atitude site. It’s a must for my upcoming trips with the whole family.

    JulieJanuary 8th, 2013  5:20 PM

  • My tote is by Anya Hindmarch and it is fab! Sturdier than most out there so I can load it with papers and laptop.

    PrestonJanuary 10th, 2013  12:05 PM

  • I thought it was Anya! Thank you for confirming it. Why is it so hard to find a beautiful leather tote that is sturdy? Celine shoppers are gorgeous but too fragile. Every other person carries LV and Goyard.

    JulieJanuary 10th, 2013  2:50 PM


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