Wrap It Up The Preppy Way

  So, you have a mountain of gifts that you have carefully bought, selected, picked, and paid for. Now what? Yep, you now have to wrap all of those gifts. Don’t fret, we here at Sloanie HQ know the importance of preppy wrapping and we understand the overwhelming feeling of being well, overwhelmed with the heavy gift wrapping pressures. We have composed a few wrapping ideas and some hacks to help...

Etsy Holiday Printables

  If you’re anything like us you’re well into decorating your home for the holiday season. We’ve strung the lights, decked the halls, and trimmed the trees. You might think you’re done with the holi-decor thing, but we have one more update you may want to make. Assuming you have at least one gallery wall in your house–we have a few! We suggest you switch out one or more of your...

Plan on Fall

As soon as September hits you can plan on pumpkin spice lattes, fall foliage, warm apple spice donuts, puffy vests, and plump pumpkins. For many, September and the months that follow mark the beginning of a “new year” academically, professionally, and of course, the agenda-ly speaking.  Retailers such as Target, Office Depot and brands such as Lilly Pulitzer and Kate Spade strategically launch their new line of agenda calendars at...

Friday Fancies Vol. 23

It’s. The. Weekend. And we’re so excited for a weekend full of fun and celebration! We’re attending our second wedding of the season and can’t wait to pull out our formal wear for the nuptials. We’re also channeling our inner Brit to celebrate the engagement of another dear friend with a tea and shopping trip. On to what we’re fancying....

Sloane Sweet Home

As the seasons start to change it’s the perfect time to incorporate some simple updates to your home to keep things feeling fresh. We’ve brought together our top tips for breathing a little Sloanie style – a piece of Notting Hill – into your abode. All this, without the King’s Road price tag!...

Friday Fancies Vol. 15

Happy Friday! With all the graduations going on this time of year it had us thinking about decorating for new homes. Surely lots of new graduates are making the move into their first post-grad apartments and doing a bit of a college decor purge. Since you’re basically starting from scratch we sourced our favorite Etsy shops to find you some great prints to make your new house a home....

Sloanie Life Hacks: Be Prepared, Get Organized!

It was still January last time we checked: the month of good intentions, positive resolutions and general reorganization. So we’ve been clearing out our closets, planning our work and social calendars and redesigning our office space, marveling at just how true it is that an uncluttered space leads to an uncluttered mind – and vice versa. So we thought we’d bring you a handy little guide to how Sloanies run...

Weekend in the Country – Sloanie Style

via Fall is finally upon us and it’s that time of year for crisp woodland walks and cosy country getaways with friends and family. It’s all about hearty warming food and curling up with a good book. Rosy cheeks and warm toes. Comfort is key when the weather turns, but it needn’t mean that style takes a back seat. So if you’ve been invited to weekend in the country, here’s...