Our first morning in Bonnieux was market day. I was very happy to get up early, have a coffee and forage for supplies. I became immersed in looking at the surfaces of the stones, when I glanced up and was filled with delight to see this JR work in front of me. He is the local postman! Isn’t he beautiful?
This month we are featuring books by this legendary writer online and in store, in the hopes that if you have read Baldwin, you'll grab a paperback and dive in once more, perhaps with a renewed perspective and reverence for his writing. If you have not, we are pleased to introduce you to this essential American voice.
I was in school at UW Madison and with my good luck just happened to live across the street from two artists, Donna & Wayne Taylor. Wayne Taylor was the head of the art department at Madison, a sculptor and print maker. He did a series of prints based on historic documents of farm animals, executed with secondary colors not usually associated with the breeds :)
In order to make an authentic, New York egg cream, you have to use Fox's U-Bet Chocolate Syrup, made in Brooklyn since 1895. Our friend Ina Garten's recipe is right on the money. She's a Brooklyn gal, so you know it's the real deal! Grab a bottle of U-Bet with your next order and whip these up for your friends and family.
In celebration of the 100th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th amendment granting women the right to vote on August 18th, 1920, we have restocked our "Clippings... 100 Years" leggings and scarves from Coco & Maya, created from an original photo montage on paper by Lynda Sylvester.
Our YOGA FOR ARF event was a great success, raising $1,000 to help the animals at Animal Rescue Fund of the Hamptons!
Thank you to everyone who donated and attended the class and to the wonderful ARF volunteers for bringing along the adoptable dogs pictured below...
29 Pleasant Lane in East Hampton is for sale! We worked on this house and discovered how perfect village life can be.
I was a New Yorker - I like not being dependent on a car. This is simple: take the train and walk home in 3 minutes. Have a good night's sleep on this quiet, private street. You are in the country now...
You may have seen our "Clippings... 100 Years" leggings and scarves online and in the shop. The response to this Coco & Maya limited edition offering featuring an original art montage depicting 100 years of women's rights by Lynda Sylvester has been so wonderful...