Iris Apfel + Week(end) Roll Call

Let's talk class and the refinement of a woman with age. I can't wait to be ninety years old if it means I can be Iris Apfel. She's so stunning, quirky and bold. And I'd never have to worry about slowing down..... she just did a makeup line with MAC and this year will mark sixty-four years of marriage for Iris and her husband. Now, that is something to celebrate!


The movings and shakings of this week :: 

- Apartment Therapy have revealed their '2012 Homies Nominees' and you have until March 9th to vote! Categories this year include 'Best Home Design Blog', 'Best Recipe Blog', 'Best Healthy Cooking Blog', 'Best Food Photography', 'Best DIY' and 'Best Family'. So head on over and vote! 

DKNY + Bauble Bar.... 

- Want to look red carpet gorgeous like Michelle Williams? Then check out Penny Chic's amazing Oscar inspired look... all for under $100 big ones! 

- Blog Brunch is meeting up tomorrow at 1pm EST on Twitter - #blogbrunch. This month we are chatting about 'Personal Projects'. If you still have questions or need to know the tricks of joining in, check out this post

- My newest girl crush is a DIY maven. Ariele, of Brooklyn to West, is the junkyard queen version of Bob Vila! She's a bad-A carpenter extraordinaire and collects repurposed wood to create amazing headboards, tables and cutting boards. Favorite part is her 'about me' : "I enjoy being a mixture of things: the woman who cooks and bakes, and the girl who runs table saws and nail guns, builds furniture, carries around screwdrivers in her purse, and can fix just about anything {minus cars}. " Ariele, can we be friends and I'll be your apprentice?! 

Hope everyone has a most delightful weekend! 

Photos via :: Here & Here