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The no-fail guide

Summer, though playing hide and seek, is very much in sight. If patio barbecues and outdoor entertaining rank high among your weekend itineraries, prepping for the perfect hosting occasion is essential. This should be simple and enjoyable, not stressful and anxiety-inducing. Company comes first, so at least that doesn't require measuring cups and

Reading assignment

Effective Immediately

There's nothing like a lazy Sunday that requires nothing but a fresh brewed coffee, some natural sun light, and a beautifully curated stack of magazines. Okay, and maybe a croissant or bowl of homemade crunchy granola, but you know what I mean. Everyone knows the basics like the back of their hands; you know, Vogue, Marie Claire, Bon Appetit, etc.

Summer Essentials

Take 5

Or six. But for basic summer staples, this roundup is practically all you need. A classic pair of shades? Check. A white dress that requires absolutely zero thought process, plus a printed espadrille that adds some color and funk, and a striped tank that goes with everything (and is scooped in the back), done. And since fringe never gets old, these shorts