Organizing Tip of the Day: Fifteen Minutes vs. “Power Hour”


I recently finished reading Gretchen Rubin’s Happier at Home, and I thought it made some thought-provoking points. Of course, I found some helpful insights in the “Possessions” chapter, where she wrote about decluttering and getting more enjoyment, rather than stress, out of your belongings. Gretchen had one useful strategy that I think anyone can undertake….Read more ››

Putnam & Putnam


I discovered NYC -based floral stylists Putnam & Putnam when I attended the Garance Doré book signing at Club Monaco a few months back, and fell in love with their whimsical, elegant aesthetic. The boutique floral company is headed up by married couple Darroch and Michael Putnam, who met in line at Trader Joe’s – so cute! Since launching, they’ve worked with the likes of Vogue, Dior, the CFDA, and many more, doing editorials, weddings, and even amazing large-scale installations. I can’t get enough of their romantic, organic aesthetic. Here’s a sampling of my favorites from their portfolio.







Putnam & Putnam have a store-in-store at the Club Monaco on Fifth Avenue (where the Strand and Toby’s are also located), and they deliver in NYC. What a lovely Valentines day gift an arrangement from them would make!

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