Earn Your Stripes

Photograph by Daniel Hertzell, via soderbergagentur.com

I know!  It’s Wednesday, and you are working, and the weekend feels so far away.  But I can’t help myself.  This photo from Daniel Hertzell has taken me far, far away.  I am craving a cup of mint tea, a hammock and a good book.  Somehow, nothing expresses this desire more deeply than one of spring’s major trends: stripes. From your toes to the pillows in your home, stripes are everywhere right now.  I love this, because stripes are such a classic design.  They are effortless, timeless and completely representative of what I want out of an escape.  So, while it may be the middle of the week sit back, relax, and think stripes!



  1. This takes me back to the pre-children days or travels to grand cayman, turks and caicos and aruba…LOVE resort-wear!

  2. Loved the pictures ! :) Relaxing after a long day at work!

  3. Happymother says:

    I love this look for holidays on the beach- at the age of 5 loved red and blue stripes!

  4. Yes! Those prada striped flats… Love! I also love the coffee mug!


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