Sunday Style Crush: Chinti & Parker Letter Sweater

How good are these letter sweaters?  They’re by Chinti & Parker… one of my absolute favorite brands for cozy cotton + ultra-soft cashmere.  It goes without saying that I am crushing, badly.  Knit from 100% organic cashmere, there’s no better way to play up this season’s bold, graphic trend.  One …

DIY: Initial Bag Charm

You already read about how much I adore Tignanello’s new bespoke line.  The monograms, the tassels… love.  And since this line is really all about customization, I decided to take it a step further with today’s little DIY project.  Why not snazz up your bag with your initials?  (In sequins, …

Make it Personal

For the past few months, I’ve been bursting at the seams wanting to share this fun little news with you.  Tignanello is launching a brand new line of bespoke handbags, and I’ve partnered with them to introduce you to the line.  If you love monograms and tassels half as much …

Obsessing Over… Monogrammed iPhone Covers from DANI NOTES

And overnight, it seemed like everyone got an iPhone.  Or maybe I wasn’t paying attention until I got my own and could experience the magic of it for myself.  I was a stupid, stupid girl and left my BlackBerry on the plane to Berlin.  An expensive mistake.  As Verizon has …

Sunday Crafts – DIY Monogrammed Nautical Stripe Bag

One of my “blog resolutions” for 2011 was to start a weekly Arts & Crafts column here on Stripes & Sequins.  My first project will be these fun monogrammed striped tote bags.  This project is both extremely easy and satisfying… making this the perfect first project. I opted to make …

Obsession of the Day – Monogrammed Notecards from GADABOUT

If you read this blog regularly, you know that Stripes and Sequins is pretty much obsessed with anything monogrammed.  Any excuse to adorn myself with my initals (they’re GCA, for the record,) I’ll take it.  Cashmere sweaters?  Check.  Helen Ficalora Necklace?  Check.  L.L. Bean Boat & Tote?  Check.  The list goes on.  …