June 26th, 2018
Books

Two Chic Reads

Both of these books are in my cart and I need to pull the trigger on them. I’m especially eager to read Amanda Brooks’s “Farm From Home“—her new shop in the Cotswolds, Cutter Brooks, looks amazing. And India Hicks has enviable style so I’m sure “A Slice of England” is a visual treat.

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The Pouch gathered leather clutch bag

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Single-breasted leather coat

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Intrecciato-woven leather tote

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Ruched slingback leather pumps

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The Pouch large leather clutch bag

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Miles leather ankle boots

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Print jute tote bag

MANOLO BLAHNIK

Iacopo double band sandal

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bandana print tie neck blouse

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Iacopo double band sandal

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Mella gold-tone hoop earrings

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embroidered flared skirt

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  • I just purchased both, they are stunning in both content and design. They are great reminders to slow down and focus on the best things: family, food, and fun (and foliage and fashion too)!

    EricaJune 27th, 2018  12:15 AM

     
  • India Hicks was the featured luncheon speaker at an art and antiques show I attended a few years back. She was a delight and I felt a kinship with her based on her view of what makes for a well lived life. A natural beauty herself, her slide show was a visual treat of homes, table tops, and family life. But the slides of the many gorgeous royal invitations she has received over the years were worth the price of admission.! I loved that she valued the Old World craft and beauty of these and thought to include them in her slide show – a gorgeous peek at personal monograms, family crests, fonts, calligraphy, ink, etc. Can’t wait to see her book.

    PaulaJune 27th, 2018  12:37 AM

     
  • Starting Amanda’s now but India’s was chocked full of her typical amusing stories and so many fun ideas to unpack. Probably one of my most favorite home books. Enjoy!!

    Amy Thorne RichardsonJune 27th, 2018  6:14 AM

     
  • I am almost finished with Amanda’s book. I’ve enjoyed every page and photograph! Off to buy India’s book!

    bisbeeJune 27th, 2018  7:33 AM

     
  • One of my greatest Instagram joys is following Amanda Brooks, I am definitely buying her book. Funny, I still associate India more with Caribbean life and forget her roots so will have to check hers as well, thanks!

    SueMJune 27th, 2018  10:14 AM

     

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