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Creamiest afternoon latte //  Recipe here, Candle: Byredo

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New favorite brunch spot // Buvette NYC

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In the Village // Denim: J Brand, Sweater: Theory, Jacket: IRO, Fur vest: Adrienne Landau, Hat: Intermix, Kicks: Vince, Bag: Celine

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Mini coconut pancakes // Recipe here

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Best whole roast chicken in town! // Nomad NYC  (Extra points for the truffle and fois gras stuffed skin).

 

 

 

 

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Perry Street

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Having now been in NYC for at least a year, my husband and I are finally starting to feel at home.  I could spend every weekend in Soho while my other half loves exploring the culinary gems of the East Village. We’ve always found common ground in the West Village, with it’s quaint streets and boutiques, paired with amazing nibbles and unique cafes.  With my husband off to Germany for Oktoberfest, we decided to try a much anticipated Aussie owned cafe in the village prior to his trip.  We were immediately transported back to our Saturday morning “brekkies” in Sydney.  The food, people and vibe were beyond.  To cap off the morning: a walk down Perry Street (my maiden name) 🙂

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Jeans: AG (also love this color), Blazer: Theory (also love this one), Scarf: Chan Luu (love this one-ON SALE!), Bag: Celine, Sunnies: Ray-Ban, Shoes: Nan + Nu (similar here & here).

 

Village Blues

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One of my favorite weekend brunch spots is West Village.  The streets are so lovely and quaint and it’s the closest to a Sydney style breakfast we’ve found thus far.  Perfectly poached eggs and lattes at Cafe Minerva were followed by couples retail therapy at Rag & Bone. (Love it when the hubby is on-board for this!).

I also quickly found that my denim on denim mindset was shared by others.  Within the space of 10 minutes, I literally spotted 3 different women sporting this Marc by Marc Jacobs chambray dress – this might have had something to do with the fact that I was on the same block as the store. I’m always up for any version of a denim remix, especially when I found out Frank & Eileen did chambray button downs. For an off duty casual shirt, these guys are the best hands down.

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Top: Frank & Eileen (also love this & this one), Denim: Topshop (similar here & here-also love this ripped version), Sunnies: Icing (also love these), Shoes: Christian Louboutin (similar here & here), Watch: Nixon (love this rosegold one), Necklaces: Jennifer Zeuner & Sydney Evan, Nails: Essie in Fiji.