Friday!

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Have a wonderful weekend!! I’ve caught some kind of awful flu and it sounds like a car driving on a gravel road when I breathe. I had so many fun plans for the weekend, but they have quickly devolved to tea and juice chugging while sleeping or watching Game of Thrones. I hope you all evade this beast — it really does a number on you. Have fun! xo Jen

➔ SOME VERY LOVELY LINKS…

This ballet pink leather jacket is so good. (25% off code HAPPY thru 2/27)

A cute, super versatile dress in white and navy. (40% off code EXTRA40)

A sweet striped dress — so simple.

This floral dress is STUNNING.

I like how these jeans fit. (25% off code HAPPY thru 2/27)

Such a good jumpsuit!

These denim overalls are such a sweet shape!

These black denim overalls look comfy too. (25% off code HAPPY thru 2/27)

Lovely French stripes. (30% off code PORTLAND1 thru 3/1)

A beautiful blush top perfect for sunny days ahead. (30% off code PORTLAND1 thru 3/1)

Thinking about ordering my favorite top in this pretty blue color.

I also LOVE my black silk backwards sailor top.

A perfect coat for walking along the coast and in forests!

I love this giant leather satchel. (40% off code EXTRA40)

Give me ALL these earrings, please.

Drooling over the moonstone eclipse earrings.

This fragrance sounds amazing — rose, sandalwood and warm spices.

This sounds good too — jasmine, neroli, rose, sandalwood. I love a good jasmine scent!

I LOVE THIS MAKEUP BAG. It’s even prettier in person.

Handy tips on how to care for black jeans — keep the black black.

I definitely need this spell kit!

I still think this is the dreamiest tarot deck.

WTF is happening!!? BANANAS.

➔ A SWEET DEAL

Get 25% off designer collections at Rilla with code LAST25 now thru 3/8.

Take 30% off everything at Heritage Mercantile with code PORTLAND1 thru 3/1.

Take $25 off purchases at Zady of $100+ with code: knowyoursource

Take 40% off everything (including sale!) at Saturday with code EXTRA40

Take 30% off intimates at Anomie with FEBRUARY thru 2/28. $150+ = free US shipping

Get an extra 25% off Anthro Sale Items with code: EXTRAEXTRA for a limited time.

➔ I HEART PDX

Saturday, Feb 28. Join Pigeon Toe, Nell & Mary and Make It Good for their big semi-annual seconds sale for ceramics, apparel and textiles at North of West. Shop 11AM to 3PM. North of West is located at 203 SW 9th Ave. MORE INFO.

Saturday, Feb 28 & Sunday, March 1. The huge PDX Collective Sale is happening this weekend! Don’t miss it — 11 wonderful local shops selling their wares for a song to make room for spring. The PDX Collective Sale is happening at The Cleaners at Ace Hotel 403 SW 10th Ave. MORE INFO.

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PHOTOS ABOVE: Beautiful dresses by Madeleine Vionnet photographed by George Hoyningen-Huene in 1931.

OLO Botanique Rose Giveaway!

YAY! Today is a good day. I’m having an OLO Botanique giveaway to celebrate Heather’s gorgeous new rose-scented creations. TWO lucky ducks will each receive a sweet set that includes: 1 bottle of Rose Face Solution, 1 bottle of Cedar & Rose Body Oil, 1 bar of Cedar & Rose Moisturizing Soap and 1 bottle of the original inspiration — OLO’s Cedar & Rose fragrance. The OLO Botanique line is vegan, 100% natural and, I can tell you from experience, smells and feels like heaven. These dreamy new things aren’t available online yet, but you can email Heather to purchase or stop by the shop (1407 SE Belmont St.) if you’re in PDX. More HERE. GOOD LUCK, FRIENDS! ♥

UPDATE: Congratulations to Haley Keene and Pam Grossman! They won the prizes!

TO ENTER:
1. Tell us a favorite rose memory or something you love about roses in a comment below.
2. For an extra entry, follow both @olofragrance and @HoneyKennedy on Instagram. Then leave a comment below. If you already follow us — just let me know that, too!

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OLO PORTLAND FLAGSHIP STORE: If you’re in Portland, stop by Heather and Jonathan’s amazing shop, Milk Milk Lemonade, to pick up all your rosy needs. Sniff and shop all the fragrances, candles, incense and skincare. You can also find beautiful jewels and objects! The new OLO Botanique items can be found here exclusively. Milk Milk Lemonade is at 1407 SE Belmont St. Hours: Thu — Sat from 11AM-6PM and Sun 11AM-4PM.

SHIPPING, ETC: The winners’ shipping will be covered by OLO. International entries are welcome, but the winner may be responsible for international duties and taxes.

DRAWING: This giveaway ends Tues, Feb 17, at 11PM PST. The winners will be chosen at random and I’ll update this post with the names on Friday, Feb 20.

➔ FOLLOW HEATHER + OLO:
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Images courtesy of OLO.

Isabell de Hillerin

I love these backstage photographs from the Isabell de Hillerin A/W 2015 runway show at Berlin Fashion Week. Photographer Daniel-Fürchtegott Kriebel did such a lovely job capturing the effort that goes into getting everyone ready. I love that you can really feel the playfulness, concentration and the spirit of camaraderie between the girls.

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Photography by Daniel-Fürchtegott Kriebel.

The Line

I have been gobsmacked by the amazing merchandise at The Line for a while now. I usually reserve any curatorial references for galleries and exhibits, but this shop carries so many carefully considered wares that feel gallery or museum-worthy. The selection of clothing, accessories, beauty, apothecary, housewares and books is absolutely stellar. So much so, I often let out audible whinnies and whimpers while perusing. Someday I’d love to visit The Apartment — the stunning NYC shop space housed inside a dreamy 1872 building. I’ve gathered a few of my current faves below — paring down my wish list was tough! More HERE.

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Images courtesy of The Line.

Friday!

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Happy Friday! We’ve been watching our niece for the past week and, while exhausting, it has been a lot of fun. We have another week of it ahead, but I also hope to squeeze in some more unpacking (YES. We STILL have boxes to get through. Uuuuggggh.) and get a couple of rooms rearranged to make more sense. We’re also going to be getting a fence put in soon — which I know might sound immensely boring to most people, but living on an alley without one has been a bit unnerving. I have dreams of a gorgeous (and incredibly small! ha.) English garden in the backyard, but that might take a while since it is a just a pile of dirt and some concrete right now. Someday. I hope everyone has a lovely weekend! xo Jen

➔ SOME VERY LOVELY LINKS…

These photo comparisons are hilarious.

I’d like to make this jasmine lip balm.

I’d love to try this luxury face oil.

I’ve finally been wearing one of my favorite fragrances again. So much love.

My friend Chelsea has been hopping from country to country.

My friends at Colette Patterns are doing their amazing Wardrobe Architect project again.

A dreamy selection of pretty underthings.

Such a sweet, simple spring and summer dress.

I love all these simple monogrammed leather goods.

SO MANY BEAUTIFUL JEWELS and so much history. I can get lost for hours.

I love this lovely gold watch.

A wonderful little incense holder.

A perfect little gold and white jewelry dish.

➔ A SWEET DEAL

Get an extra 25% off Rilla sale items with code: SAVE25

Get 20% off everything at Vuela (including sale items) with code: WINTER20

Get an extra 20% off sale items at Need Supply with code EXTRA20 thru 1/31.

Get 20% off purchases at Custard Heart with code: HEART20 now thru 2/14/15.

Woonwinkel’s WINTER SALE is happening now!

Purchase one natural Velvet Lipstick from Alima Pure and get $5 off a second Velvet Lipstick. No code necessary. Now thru Sunday, Feb 1 at midnight PST. Shop HERE.

PHOTO ABOVE: CLARA BOW.