Fall Fashion Week is fast approaching- the biggest week of the year for those in the industry and fashion followers. The phone book-size September Issues have just hit the newsstands and are packed to the gills with trend reports and “must haves.” For many people, this information overload is way too much to handle. Will […]

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The changing of the season is upon us and with it, the ambivalence of what to wear.  September in New England can mean temperatures of 75 or 45…one must be prepared for both.  Here we present several pieces that can be enjoyed in the dog days of summer and in the cold weather that is […]

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1950s Design…Lucite.  Plastic.  Sputnik.  Eames.  Frank Lloyd Wright.  Mies van der Rohe.  Air Streams.  Aqua! The 1950s began the age of consumerism, stoked by the American appetite for all that was new and modern.  Nevermind if they were forsaking hardwood for plastic, marble for formica–if it was “modern”, it was good.  Lucite, a plastic developed […]

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Hawaii of the late 60s & 70s–A little bit of glamour and a lot of kitsch. The glamour bit began earlier with the eccentric heiress Doris Duke and her palace, Shangri La… Then, the late 60s brought Pan Am 747 flights, the fab hotels of Waikiki, Malia fashions and the reign of  the iconic tv […]

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MORE MOLLYDOOKER!  We have had the tiniest allocation the last few years.  First a few bottles of Blue-Eyed Boy, then, a smattering of Leftys.  That was just fine, but now, we want MORE MOLLYDOOKER.  As a reputable wine store with the purest of intentions, we feel that we have been perfectly patient up until now, […]

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