April’s round up of articles, images, and trends to add a little more panache to your life.
Carla Harris, Vice Chairman, Wealth Management, Managing Director and Senior Client Advisor at Morgan Stanley, shares some of the best business and sales advice I’ve received via her ‘Pearls of Wisdom’. Watch Carla share three of the eleven pearls below, and read the rest in her book Expect to Win.
One of my favorite design firms, Studio McGee, remedies a common design mistake – hanging artwork incorrectly. Read the ultimate guide to hanging artwork, here.
Image via Studio McGee
3. Rosé Slushy
Try a twist on Summer’s…and Spring’s…and maybe Fall’s… signature drink. Recipe via Abby Capalbo.
Image via Abby Capalbo
I am HERE for Hiplet™, a hip hop and ballet fusion, created by Homer Hans Bryant. Hiplet™ is taught at the Chicago Multi-Cultural Dance Center and there are plans to certify dance instructors nationwide to teach the technique. Watch Hiplet™ in action, here.
Long story short – Andréa and Robin McBride are sisters who lived on different continents without knowing the other existed. The two found each other and created a wine company as incredible as their story. Read more on the McBride Sisters, here, and find a store near you to buy the wine, using their Wine Locator.
The Happiness Planner is a company that produces “beautiful inspirational stationery and a calendar app that embrace the power of positive thinking, mindfulness, gratitude, and self-development”. I recently dowloaded The Happiness Planner mobile app and it’s been a great help in personal and spiritual mind mapping and goal setting. Download the mobile app, here.
Image via The Happiness Planner
Because weddings are expensive. And even if you aren’t planning a wedding, you needed an excuse to go shopping at Ikea.
Image via The Everygirl
Globe lights – $9, Ikea
Image via Culture Map
The DASH Market is a bi-annual home decor show in Houston, Texas. The show boasts a curated selection of vendors featuring decor from antique to contemporary styles. I’ll be attending for the first time this year!
Silver Street Studios
2000 Edwards Street
Houston, Texas 77007
May 11-14, 2017
November 2-5, 2017