Monday, June 15, 2009

Ooh La La. . .Anthropologie

Most ladies will agree that it's quite the challenge to enter and exit the warm, inviting confines of Anthropologie without doing some major damage. . .

But, I must say (quite proudly, in fact) that this evening I simply perused the outdoor tent sale, staying strong and focused. Although I admittedly tried on multiple items and was inevitably tempted by the aromas of several beauteous candles, I walked out of the store purchasing only one oh so lovely item. Half-priced no less. Whew!

Um, anyhow.

So, this brings me to a safe and harmless alternative to dangerously shopping the isles of Anthropologie or addictively clicking away within their website: there is no harm in innocently browsing the delicate pages of one of the catalogs, right??

Right :)

Especially if the catalog is able to combine musicians and fashion so effortlessly as Anthropologie did in their June issue.

Not only was I pleased upon discovering Anya Marina's pretty face donning a couple pages, but then flipping through to see the ethereal ladies of Au Revoir Simone (btw, there's no denying how super excited I am to see them Friday, June 26th at The Grog Shop). Oh yes, and Annuals had a nice little spread as well. Never having heard of the other musicians featured, I was intrigued enough to check them out. So here you go!

Lenka
{Mp3} Lenka - Don't Let Me Fall Definitely won me over with her playful and graceful Regina Spektor-esque style. And, how freaking adorable does that zigzag dress look on her??

Honey Honey
{Mp3} Honey Honey - Little Toy Gun Their sound possesses an intensely energetic melody that saunters into your subconscious, bound to leave a lasting impression. I imagine it's only a matter of time before this song is used in a movie trailer or commercial.

Okay, so Anthropologie -- I must say that I happily approve of your music selections and look forward to future catalog features such as this*

7 comments:

Erin said...

nice post pookie!

Kelly and José said...

Why thank you! You are the one who actually inspired me to write about this :)

xo,
Kelly

Julie said...

I love anthropologie's that is a seriously dangerous store. I am also glad that they are not closer to where I live cause seriouly I would go broke if I had one so readily avaliable.

Allison M. said...

Love Lenka. the show, trouble is a friend.

Heidi Robb said...

I guess I should not of carelessly tossed the new catalog - well- not exactly carelessly, I wanted to peek, really I did, but knew I would be in big whopper $$ trouble if I did, so I guess I REGRETFULLY tossed the catalog.

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Kelly and José said...

Julie - Thankfully Jose works down the street from Anthropologie (better him than me!) so he can easily return any of my impulse purchases ;)

Allison - I think Lenka's "The Show" is a little too sugar-y for my taste. As for "Trouble is a Friend", I enjoy the RAC Maury remix.

Heidi - Haha, my sister did the same thing (for the same reason) but inevitably ended up flipping through the catalog at my place.

Tricia - Thank you for the heads up! We added you to our blog roll and will be sure to check out your giveaways, very cool*

-Kelly