Humanmade wool beanie, Alexander Wang long coat, Nike puffer jacket, COS sweater, Isabel Marant pour H&M wool leggings, Uniqlo jeans, Converse Margiela Chuck 70s hightops, Givenchy Pandora bag and Mona Mara Okay necklace.
Oh my gosh okay so I just got back from an amazing 5 day trip in Paris! There’s so much to talk about Paris BUT BUT BUT before that, I need to post my photos from that week-long trip to New York from back in November! Just a couple of days in the city spending time with my new baby niece Nadja then trekking it out to Long Island to see Jason’s baby nephew Declan! A truly baby-filled week in New York and there really wasn’t any better way to spend my time than with family. Dressing for winter can also be kind of boring, especially when you’re traveling. There’s just no way that there’d be space in my suitcase to fit two different coats so I normally go for basics for my tops and bottoms so that I could mix and match, then a nice warm statement coat to keep me warm. My new coat find from Alexander Wang FW11 has the quintessential Wang details: a perfect classic wool overcoat on the outside then lined with quilting and elastic wrist hems peeking out of an asymmetric hem. The zippers on the front panels also go all the way up to reveal an inner puffy lining with hidden pockets. SO GOOD.
I’m not going to go over what I did each day but basically just think lots of baby time, some shopping and LOTS of eating! See below for my visual vomit of everything I did in New York (except I’m missing photos from 10000 more delicious foods I ate).
Clinton Street Bakery: 4 Clinton St, New York, NY 10002
Harney & Sons: 433 Broome St, New York, NY 10013
Hill’s Country Chicken: 1123 Broadway, New York, NY 10010
baby gifts from å¤§ ah yee for #nadjalt
First lunch stop: Clinton Street Bakery! Truffled scrambled eggs mmmm
Fish tacos (honestly, the fish was quite dry although the seasoning and the garnishing was so good)
Apple crumble, SO DELICIOUS
Tea stop at Harney&Sons
Jason arrives from Boston to see baby Nadja!
Important meals at Hill’s country chicken! Delicious not-too-oily chicken with the BEST non-msg-y fried skin..mmmmm yumyumyumyuymum.
Hills Country sides are NO JOKE.
Halal food – a MUST for us when we’re in NY.
Oh my gosh right?
Converse Margiela twins
Crazy people hair – the complete opposite of days when my hair is super flat a.k.a. Mom Hair.
Important Long Island traditions
American diners are NO JOKE.
DGS, this little cutie!
Homemade steamed fish
People really hate packing but I love love love it. I find it so satisfying fitting things into little pocket spaces and making sure everything fits perfectly :D #OCD Spot two giant tins of Harney&Sons teas, CiatÃ© nails advent calendar from Nanz and lots of dog treats for Sumo!