Hello-Hello, and happy Friday!
It has been quite awhile since we did a proper Friday Fun post, we think we’re overdue for some lighthearted frivolity and hope you agree.
The collection is just now launching and we love the bright, vibrant prints.
It’s no secret here at The Prepatorium we are fond of Ms. Turk’s work, the beauty of these new textiles is that they are all suited for both indoor and outdoor use.
As with most of her creations, the designer’s bold geometric prints make a strong statement.
The Consort very much appreciates the blue palette, it is his favorite color scheme.
The heavily saturated colors create a lush feel, the blue and teal and green shriek poolside cocktail party.
Other motifs are done in warmer hues.
Very, very fun. To see the entire collection, click here.
The color palette for another new collection nicely complements the hues seen above, we have an early look at the upcoming Calypso St. Barth line for Le Boutique Targét.
The company’s reputation for bright, bohemian designs is evident throughout the group; accessories also showcase tie-dye motifs in rich tones.
Here is more info from the Target
snooze news release: “Calypso St. Barth for Target brings destination-chic style to apparel and accessories for women, girls and babies, as well as an assortment of home furnishings. Ranging in price from $1.99 to $79.99, the Calypso St. Barth for Target collection is available May 1 through June 11 at all Target stores.”
Many readers will welcome news that with this collection the company plans to offer both petite and plus-sizes online.
When visiting the Pink Martini you may want to stay a few moments to gaze upon some of her edible creations.
Also on our hit parade, the new Vera Wang Barbie was released yesterday.
The ‘doll’ is priced at $159.95; at the risk of sounding more out of step than usual, are these made for little girls to actually “play” with? Or are they created primarily for people to collect and re-sell?
We must admit however, the detailing is exquisite.
Next, an early look at the first “Prep World” pop-up shop under construction in Paris.
Seen in Pompidou Centre in the lower right corner, the cottage is being built as part of the Tommy Hilfiger/Lisa Birnabch collaboration.
In addition to apparel, the merchandise will include lifestyle items like croquet sets and backgammon boards.
The Paris shop opens next week, on the 21st.
A final note on an event that is sure to be fun.
This year’s warehouse sale is June 9-11 at the same spot, the Valley Forge Convention Center in KOP (King of Prussia). Mark your calendars if planning to take advantage of the bargains.
With that, happy weekend to all!