Art Collecting

Learn about Outsider Art and the art market generally when Jim Hedges of Hedges Projects appears on Artactic. So Suzy Says. Jim Hedges – Hedges Projects                

Halcyon Days

Enable your home to enjoy the calm beauty of legend with the beautiful baubles of Halcyon Days.  Famed for their divine enamel boxes — collections include those based on Old Masters to their Annual and Holiday Collections — the company’s elegant portfolio includes so much more. I’ve collected these beautiful treasures since childhood and am lucky enough … Continue Reading

Merry Smells

  Fleur’s Modern Holiday Collection will delight your nose and elevate your environs with its combination of  Siberian Pine, Juniper accentuated by notes of  clove and citron created by the mother/daughter duo of Natalie Giane and Pati Miller. Enjoy. So Suzy Says.  

Fall’s Blaze

Blazers are de rigueur  this season.  Invest inVeronica Beard’s Dover Blazer whose design trims the menswear staple with satin …and feminine style.  Wear it  to the office or the office Christmas Party; you’ll  be the bell of the style ball either way.  Also comes in rust. So Suzy Says.

Flattering Bias

Normani Bias Printed Skirt is cut on a relaxed line that flatters everyone. It’s super cute, super comfortable – and a super addition to your Fall wardrobe. So Suzy Says.

Green with Envy

Alice + Olivia Stacey Velvet Slim Ankle Pants are cool, comfortable and colorful. The rest of your closet will be green with envy. So Suzy Says.

Turtle Wow

Equipment Ully Cashmere Turtleneck Sweater is a waist-length turtle neck cuffed sleeves.  Pull on some warm style that will complement whatever you wear with it.Also comes in red. So Suzy Says.  

Heavenly Hybrid

Toga Pulla Buckled Wedge Oxford Shoes are my favorite hybrid of the season.  They’re my favorite meeting of cowboy boots and loafers.  Also comes in white. So Suzy Says.    

Fuzzy, Wuzzy…

Was oh, so chic….and practical.  UGG’s McKay Water Resistant Bootie will keep your feet cozy and dry. And, when your feet are happy so are you. Also comes in black. And,  when you get home, enjoy the fuzzy bliss of UGG’s Fluff Yeah  Slide Slipper So Suzy Says.   

Table Drama

Stoneware Black Dinner Plates will add drama to any meal.  They mix well  with most China patterns, are microwave and dishwasher safe.  Large Serving Bowls, Small Serving Bowl also add drama to your table — and not just on Halloween. A great Target find. So Suzy Says.  


The Rule of One by Ashley Saunders  and Leslie Saunders  takes place in the near future, in a time where the USA has followed China’s lead and instituted one child policy. But… what happens to identical twins?  Well….  it’s not good as the heroines of this book — the debut novel of identical twins — find once when  … Continue Reading

Spirit of St. Louis

Up your Man/Boy’s drinking style with the Saint Louis Crystal Oxymore Shot Glass. Handcrafted of crystal in France, the shot glass  holds a lucky two ounces of your favorite beverage.  Bottoms up. Check out the brand’s  Double Old-Fashioned glass too.  So Suzy Says.

Cool Canvases

Chris Peters’ show of 18 new Tonalist paintings will be on exhibition from October 18 – December 2 at Sullivan Goss Gallery. The opening night reception will take place at the gallery, 11 East Anapamu Street in Santa Barbara on Thursday November 1  5pm – 8pm.  I’ve been fortunate to know Chris and his family for years. It’s … Continue Reading


Knockout Beauty creates personalized skincare  protocols virtually or at their flagship Manhattan store.  Email  and your personal consult will  create a personalized protocol that will have you looking your best in no time.  I was lucky enough to find the beautiful and down to earth  Cayli on Instagram Live Stories… You’ll love the regime Knockout Beauty creates for … Continue Reading

Powerful Cooking

Countertop Foods makes it easy to add functional wellness to all of your cooking in a delicious way.  Eat well.  Makes a great gift for yourself and loved ones. Thanks,  Pamela Salzman for the tip. So Suzy Says.

Warm Crop

Boden’s Cashmere Crop Crew Cardigan provides just enough warmth for Autumn’s chill. Available in a rainbow of colors.  You should also checkout the brand’s Angelica Sweater. So Suzy Says.  

Classic Bow

Paul Smith Cherry Print Silk Bow Tie is a great way to bring back the bow tie back for the holidays .. with a cherry on top.  And, for Halloween….Ralph Lauren Purple  Label Skull Bow Tie.  It’s spooktacularly fashionable. So Suzy Says.   

Hands Free

Hand MD Exfoliating Peel Treatment for Soft Smooth Hands  is the best way to start the fall.  Scrub away dead skin cells and debris while moisturizing the skin underneath.  Get your glow on and keep it on with Hand Md Rehydration Anti Aging Hand Cream.  You might also try the brand’s Lavender Hand Soap with … Continue Reading

Luxurious Lashes

Cle de Peau Beaute Perfect Lash Mascara coats  each and every eyelash in luxury.With just one coat, you can achieve luxuriously voluminous, beautiful lashes. Makes those peepers pop.  So Suzy Says.

Protect and Shine

Glossier’s  Lip Gloss provides crystal clear shine. No grittiness, no glitter — just hydration and pure shine. So Suzy Says.