FASHION MONDAY

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When it comes to Mondays, I agree wholeheartedly with The Carpenters and The Bangles - ugh! There is something about the first day of the work week that cries out for inspiration and fun (and a grande coffee, stat). For that reason, here at The Chic Files, we are going to kick off the week with a new feature called Fashion Monday.  What better than Continue Reading

THE BEAUTY CORNER

From left to right:  Vinylux Weekly Top Coat, Asphalt, Rubble, Svelte Suede, Cityscape

My latest beauty obsession goes by the name of Vinylux Weekly Polish.  I love freshly manicured nails, but often have a chip less than 24 hours later and end up removing it completely since I can't stand chipped nails. Enter Vinylux by CND. You choose your shade, apply your polish (no base coat required) and the Weekly Top Coat and you're good to Continue Reading

ELLEN’S AMAZING NEW HOME

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Ellen DeGeneres' recently purchased home is considered one of the best homes in Los Angeles. Built in 1949, The Brody House was named after the original owner, art aficionado Frances Brody, who commissioned architect A. Quincy Jones and designer Billy Haines to create the masterpiece.  The space seamlessly blends interior and exterior living spaces Continue Reading

THE SEASON FOR CHANGE

Spring is upon us and that means we should be seeing melting snow, green grass and the beginning of flower blooms.  Here in Boston it is still as cold as January, but we remain hopeful. My sandals and sundresses are screaming my name, and as much as I love cashmere and boots, I want to do as my friend Jody mentioned and light them all in a bonfire! Continue Reading

AMAZING INTERIORS

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My friends over at Domaine Home featured the gorgeous home of One Kings Lane Co-founder and Chief Merchandising Officer, Susan Feldman.The traditional 1930's Hollywood Hills home was styled by interior designer Kenneth Brown and is so cozy and stylish I can't take it. I love the vintage/modern/traditional combination. Here are just some of the Continue Reading