5 Spring/Summer Perfumes To Gift for Mother’s Day

Whenever I’m shopping around for new fragrances for Spring/Summer, I look for fresh, flowery, and all-around playful scents for daytime picnics in the park and outdoor dining. At night, I like to build upon those smells and add a little more mystery – something a little muskier, woodsy and warm to match the warm summer … Continue Reading

6 Easy Steps to Create a Luxurious Spa at Home for Mother’s Day

Taking a Bath has been one of my favorite self-care rituals that I picked up in 2020! It honestly, helped me get through the lockdown and being stuck at home because it’s a great way to simultaneously destress and detoxify your body.  Unlike showers where we’re usually rushing in and out, baths are relaxing – … Continue Reading

2020 Gift Guide For Her: Treat Yourself, Hunny!

If 2020 has taught us anything, is that we should treat ourselves often and not feel guilty about it. I’ve rounded up all of the gifts that I want to give myself and all of you beautiful ladies this holiday season. If you don’t treat yourself, who will? I am talking self-care like a facial cleansing … Continue Reading

2020 Gift Guide: Home Edit

There is no place like home. An old saying but it hits different this year as we spend more and more time indoors and working from home. Today I am highlighting some of my favorite home products from this year that would make anyone’s home a beautiful, calm, and productive space to live, work and … Continue Reading

2020 Gift Guide: Coffee Table Books

Show me your books and I’ll tell you who you are. Today on the blog, I’ve picked my favorite coffee table books in art, architecture, fashion, culture, photography and so much more. Nothing beats leafing through large beautiful illustrations on a lazy Sunday morning. If I could bottle that feeling and keep it with me … Continue Reading

Last-Minute Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

My Mom’s birthday and Mother’s Day fall just a few days apart each year. For this reason alone, this time of May is always special for my sisters and I. We love to come together, no matter where in the world we might be at the moment, for this special week of pampering, R&R, and spending quality … Continue Reading

12 Days of Gifting!

Hey, Gems! It’s my favorite time of the year! And during the Holidays, I would like everyone to reflect on the year they’ve had and appreciate things that have made this year special, no matter how big or small they might be. Your support throughout this year has been one of my most valued gifts! … Continue Reading

OpalbyOpal x Paul Smith

A curated list of a few of my favorite Paul Smith Items Receive 20% off ALL items listed below when you mention “OpalbyOpal” at the Paul Smith Store  Paul Smith has been one of my favorite brand partners this year and I am so excited to partner up with them once again to celebrate the … Continue Reading

Holiday Gift Guide with Bed Bath & Beyond

Tis the season for gifting, family gatherings and hot toddys. This just happens to be my favorite time of the year. Us, “grumpy New Yorkers”, suddenly start to feel more cheerful, the lights get brighter and the city just transforms into a winter wonderland. And of course one of the best parts about the Holidays, … Continue Reading