people always ask me what are my favorite blog posts that i have done. well, that’s a tough question because i’ve done so many and when you put your heart and soul into each one, they all become favorites.

the blog was started as a creative outlet, mostly just for me, to talk about my favorite things- chic people, glamorous places, and stylish things. favorite men, women, couples…favorite homes, rooms, gardens, destinations…favorite fashion items, favorite color stories, favorite fashion shows- well, you get the picture….lots and lots of blog posts on my favorite people, places and things.

….. 2013 was quite a year for the blog. in addition to the posts on all the people, places and things i love, i launched the new mds store, took many trips with instagram, interviewed so many inspiring people, i tumbled for you, did lots of saturday best dressed lists, featured so many of my favorite books for sunday book club, and always, always, always simply did posts on what i love.

thought it would be fun to feature a few of my favorite MDS blog posts of 2013 (if you want to see more, visit the archive here)…. there are so many exciting things i have planned in 2014… can’t wait to share them with you… most importantly, thanks to all of you for making this so much fun!

Chic People

Beach Babe- Alain Delon /see post here


Jacqueline- Chic in Capri /see post here


Picasso- My Kind of Guy /see post here


Deeda’s Time /see post here


Beach Bonnet- Brigitte Bardot /see post here



Glamorous Places 

Still Sentimental /see post here


My Perfect Place- Part 1 /see post here

My Favorite Rooms- The Finale /see post here


Right Away /see post here


Special Edition- Thank you Instagram /see post here



Stylish Things 

All About White /see post here


Indigo Sea /see post here


Divine Art /see post here


The Countdown- Fall 2013 /see post here


Chintz is Cool/ see post here




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