The new HBO doc Gloria Vanderbilt: Nothing Left Unsaid is a surprisingly entertaining look back at one of the world’s most notable heiresses (and most prominent style icons). The glimpses of photo shoots and magazine features over the years were total fashion eye candy — but what really had me drooling was this gorgeous choker of cream egg-shaped beads that she wears several times during the film. Fervent Google searches haven’t turned up any replicas, to my chagrin…Did you see the film? Anyone else like it?
I saw the highly enjoyable documentary The First Monday in May (seriously, go see it) over the weekend, so I was totally ready for the Met Gala red carpet. And while I can’t say it didn’t disappoint at times — I know it’s fashion-forward, but some of those dresses are just plain weird — I did have some favorite picks (that’s them above).Who got your vote for best dressed? (Don’t say Kanye. Although his interview with E! was pretty hilarious. “Vibes.”)
There is an unbelievable obsessive following for Danish teak pepper mills, especially those vintage ones designed by Jens Quistgaard for Dansk. (OMG, vintage Dansk in general. Don’t even get me started. Droooool.) These simple, sculptural pieces typically go from anywhere from $30 upwards to $200 for the unique ones on eBay — although a few deals can be found