Tales Of Endearment http://talesofendearment.com STORIES ABOUT LOVE, FRIENDS, VINTAGE, MUSIC AND LIFE. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 19:11:48 +0000 en-US hourly 1 The Final Countdown http://talesofendearment.com/the-final-countdown/ http://talesofendearment.com/the-final-countdown/#comments Mon, 20 Oct 2014 17:44:51 +0000 http://talesofendearment.com/?p=20510 READ MORE]]> http://talesofendearment.com/the-final-countdown/feed/ 0 Style Stalking http://talesofendearment.com/style-stalking/ http://talesofendearment.com/style-stalking/#comments Thu, 16 Oct 2014 14:09:50 +0000 http://talesofendearment.com/?p=20492 PreetmaWhen Christene Barberich told me last year that Refinery29 was making a book, I thought to myself: makes sense, and about time. I was imagining a mind boggling ‘making of’ opus, or ‘the cat’s pajamas history of’ or “the staggering Refinery29... READ MORE]]> http://talesofendearment.com/style-stalking/feed/ 1 Essentially, Kipling http://talesofendearment.com/essentially-kipling/ http://talesofendearment.com/essentially-kipling/#comments Tue, 14 Oct 2014 12:18:33 +0000 http://talesofendearment.com/?p=20446 kipling coverBy now my affection for Kipling must be quite apparent, maybe even offensive. But when there is a connection, it’s a lasting one, especially with the Belgians. We stick together. For the Fall collections, Kipling USA invited me to style... READ MORE]]> http://talesofendearment.com/essentially-kipling/feed/ 0 Being a Vehicle http://talesofendearment.com/being-a-vehicle/ http://talesofendearment.com/being-a-vehicle/#comments Fri, 10 Oct 2014 12:12:20 +0000 http://talesofendearment.com/?p=20364 2X6A4422The first package arrived about a year ago in September. It came unannounced, hand delivered to my room at the Hotel Principe di Savoia by an eager concierge in uniform. A card and a coffee mug, if I’m not mistaken.... READ MORE]]> http://talesofendearment.com/being-a-vehicle/feed/ 3 Belly Buttons in October http://talesofendearment.com/my-days-are-numbered/ http://talesofendearment.com/my-days-are-numbered/#comments Tue, 07 Oct 2014 14:51:14 +0000 http://talesofendearment.com/?p=20322 Natalie Joos for Tales of EndearmentIt was terribly un-French to wear American varsity in Paris, but it had to be done. I’ve developed an insatiable obsession with 70s flared pants and crop Ts and the only thing I could find that worked with my Milanese purchase... READ MORE]]> http://talesofendearment.com/my-days-are-numbered/feed/ 1 My Husband, when I Dress Him http://talesofendearment.com/my-husband-when-i-dress-him/ http://talesofendearment.com/my-husband-when-i-dress-him/#comments Thu, 02 Oct 2014 10:57:19 +0000 http://talesofendearment.com/?p=20195 2X6A9548Even if you met Gabriela Perezutti Hearst just once, you’d immediately peg her as a spirited woman. Slightly hyper-active maybe, or just really focused and animated, depending on the time of day. Her gaze is intense, especially because she doesn’t wear any... READ MORE]]> http://talesofendearment.com/my-husband-when-i-dress-him/feed/ 1 Fashion Week is Chaos http://talesofendearment.com/fashion-week-is-chaos/ http://talesofendearment.com/fashion-week-is-chaos/#comments Tue, 23 Sep 2014 12:05:19 +0000 http://talesofendearment.com/?p=20138 READ MORE]]> http://talesofendearment.com/fashion-week-is-chaos/feed/ 13 The Magic of Sintra http://talesofendearment.com/the-magic-of-sintra/ http://talesofendearment.com/the-magic-of-sintra/#comments Mon, 22 Sep 2014 08:26:57 +0000 http://talesofendearment.com/?p=20052 2X6A4167I didn’t have much time to visit Sintra – like I said, there is way too much to see in Portugal to do it all in one go – but I crammed it in anyways, at the end of my... READ MORE]]> http://talesofendearment.com/the-magic-of-sintra/feed/ 1 The Perfect Housewife http://talesofendearment.com/19996/ http://talesofendearment.com/19996/#comments Wed, 17 Sep 2014 22:09:18 +0000 http://talesofendearment.com/?p=19996 2X6A2989“Maybe I am not the right person…” she implies with hesitation. For the past half hour Filipa Gomes has taxed my reactions and observations with visible uncertainty and the occasional flick of her pony tail. She undeniably looks the part. From where... READ MORE]]> http://talesofendearment.com/19996/feed/ 2 Unchartered Territory http://talesofendearment.com/unchartered-territory/ http://talesofendearment.com/unchartered-territory/#comments Mon, 15 Sep 2014 11:17:55 +0000 http://talesofendearment.com/?p=19907 2X6A2670Portugal is one of those countries that’s always been there, but never tickled my curiosity, not as a European, nor as a woman of the world. You could ask me about famous landmarks, the tourist attractions or even just the... READ MORE]]> http://talesofendearment.com/unchartered-territory/feed/ 6 Like Royals http://talesofendearment.com/like-royals/ http://talesofendearment.com/like-royals/#comments Thu, 11 Sep 2014 19:31:05 +0000 http://talesofendearment.com/?p=19871 20140911404692697When you walk through the maze of rooms at the Pestana Palace, you feel a little bit like royalty, or at least you could pretend to be. Though not as shiny as it should be, it’s easy to imagine the riches and... READ MORE]]> http://talesofendearment.com/like-royals/feed/ 3 Four Thousand Five Hundred Words and Counting http://talesofendearment.com/four-thousand-five-hundred-words-and-counting/ http://talesofendearment.com/four-thousand-five-hundred-words-and-counting/#comments Tue, 09 Sep 2014 12:47:28 +0000 http://talesofendearment.com/?p=19857 2X6A3536Joana Barrios came recommended. Twice. That was a good sign. (Because I know absolutely no one in Portugal, let alone vintage girls Lisbon.) At my friends’ request, I googled her and stalked her instagram account. She seemed like a goofy girl,... READ MORE]]> http://talesofendearment.com/four-thousand-five-hundred-words-and-counting/feed/ 4