Yellow & Grey appear to be the new Black & White. There is something very pretty about pairing colors that are associated with such opposite emotions. Unexpected, multi-seasonal, and bright, yet muted.
Apparently, the Missoni for Target line sold out in retail stores in a matter of minutes. The collection was pretty cute. Especially the scarves and baby clothes. As of typing this blog (way past the witching hour, thank you very much insomnia/anxiety/Type A personality), Target.com is still crashed. But do you know what isn't crashed? Ebay, where hundreds of savvy sellers have pillaged their local Targets only to rush home and list the items on Ebay for 20 times the price. Smarties. (Hint, hint: If you are paying that insane price, you might as well look for an actual vintage Missoni piece)
But I have to say, I wouldn't mind a set of these wheels:
(link to come when Target.com gets its act together)
That way, when it is parked in my living room (hey, it's New York - we have no space!), it will at least look semi-chic. Plus, extra seating. ;)
With zigzags being all the rage, this guy should have struck a deal with Target, as well:
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