Weekend Reading, 8.28.21.

Weekend Reading, 8.28.21
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Happy weekend! Can you believe there are only a few days left of August? This summer was the most fun but went by WAY too quickly. This week was a busy one. A few work events (I spoke on a panel last night!), a whole lot of deadlines, fun and family stuff… and my boyfriend got into town last night. We are planning on spending lots of time with my family, getting to the beach, and honestly, being really LAZY. And probably some yummy dinners and wine. I have been saving The Chair to watch with him, it looks really really good. Whatever you are up to, I hope it’s great. XOXO

Weekend Reading, 8.28.21

Your next hobby, according to the enneagram.

My absolute favorite body cream right now. Smells incredible and leaves skin so firm and radiant.

Resy’s guide to the best cocktail spots in Charleston. Also on the Charleston front: loved this guide from Food & Wine!

How amazing is Jess’s collection for ABLE!?

I just got this boyfriend cardigan (love the pearl buttons) and it is so, so cute. I got a size small.

What is orange wine?? (Also linking my post about orange wines, with reviews of all my personal favorites – this was one of my favorite lockdown activities).

So happy because Free People re-released one of my fav tunic sweaters in the most perfect shade of deep green. Size way down in this one, I take an XS.

Heather had a great list of TV shows to watch.

The best hotels in New York.

If you are looking for a great crossbody bag, I love the looks of this woven one from Madewell.

Loved these Fall recipe ideas.

This is the perfect breezy end of summer dress.

I want to live in this gorgeous San Francisco apartment.

Loved these simple but put-together outfit ideas from Carly.

This is such a great smocked top for Fall I love all three patterns!

I’m intrigued by this TikTok foundation trick.

My current favorite retinol.

(It’s gentle enough to use every night!)

Loved touring this renovated Brooklyn brownstone.

What we know about COVID booster shots, so far.

I am full on obsessed with the new Beautycounter mascara. Lashes for days.

A list of books to read before they become movies. I didn’t know about some of these, I’m getting EXCITED!

This puff sleeve sweater (in mint green!) is so sweet and feminine.

How to find your perfect red lipstick!

19 books to read to get you into the Fall spirit!

I bought this striped hoodie and it is a new favorite. So cozy. The perfect throw on and go piece.

Such a good affordable entryway makeover.

This would be such a good date night top. The smocking in back is genius and gives you the perfect fit.

The best new hotels in the UK. Makes me desperate to plan a trip!

The best summer tomato recipes.

LOVE these super cute striped pajamas!

The sweet pilot who adopted four feral cats.

photography by Clay Austin.

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  1. Kathy says 8.28.21

    That list of books that are being made into TV/movies is INCREDIBLE!! So many excellent books.

  2. Caroline says 8.29.21

    I love the sweet story about the pilot rescuing the cats! One note: there’s a difference between feral and stray cats. Stray cats are people-friendly cats without a home. Feral cats are not people friendly. I don’t think the article used the terms wrong (although it does sound like both cats started as ferals and eventually transitioned more into strays?), I just thought it was a good opportunity to bring it up. I’m particularly passionate about this because many people (including my family) use the words interchangeably in casual conversation, but mislabeling a stray cat as feral makes it MUCH less likely to get adopted. Thanks for a wonderful list, Grace!