Series   //   December 12, 2014

HAPPY WEEKEND + LINKS

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After a quick look at yesterday’s Dior pre-fall show, you’ll see why everyone has shimmer and shine on the brain. Of course, they’re nothing new. From The Supremes to Twiggy to modern day, trace the history of sequins.

You know those items you spot on sale and think “How on earth did this manage to make it markdowns?” This pair of leopard heels is one of those things. They’re oh-so-fab, and it boggles my mind that they’re on sale. If only they had my size…! Some scoop them up, please!

Who knew Bruce Willis had such good taste (or perhaps just good taste in interior designers)? The Die Hard store just listed his gorgeous NYC abode for a cool 13 million. With views of Central Park and a kitchen that looks like that, something tells me it won’t be on the market for long.

“Manners are a sensitive awareness of the feelings of others. If you have that awareness, you have good manners, no matter what fork you use.” Emily Post’s words have never been more true. Check out this list of the 10 habits of remarkable polite people.

Interested in contemporary art? Check out Maria Brito’s tips and tricks for starting your collection.

The temperatures may be chilly around here but I’ve got Harbour Island to think about right now. That means lots and lots of Marysia Swim. I’m smitten with the entire line – especially the evil eye bikini.