#LovelyDinners is a genius idea cooked up between two beautiful friends wanting to share their passion for blogging, entertaining, and food as well as create a fun and safe place for fellow bloggers to come connect, inspire, and of course eat!  The hostesses threw the perfect end of summer al fresco dinner party that is sure to end up on your Pintrest page!  Click below to see photos of a wonderful evening, yummy recipes (from cocktails all the way through to dessert), and where you can follow these inspiring women.

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Print Isn’t Dead…

rs_634x792-140205094530-634.Gisele-Bundchen-Porter-Magazine.jl.020514Net-A-Porter has long been the go to for the fashion pack seeking a well-edited selection of luxury designer clothing. Whether you were a woman who could afford it or not, chances are you’ve oohed and ahhed over their well curated online publication The Edit.   Tomorrow Net-A-Porter will mix print and e-commerce with Porter.  Tomorrow the future of fashion magazines will hit newsstands everywhere. Continue reading

The Tappan Collective…

Zoe Freilich

Zoe Freilich

Affordable and art are two words we rarely see together.  The thought of laying down a quarter of your salary for a “must have” piece is most likely not a thought that crosses your mind when you’re in your twenties.  That said, thanks to Jordan Klein and Chelsea Newman being an aspiring art collector is now easier than ever.

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Happy New Year…


Another opening, another show…  Another new year, another list of must do’s and don’ts…  I cannot believe how quickly 2013 passed by.  With a lot of major ups and a few downs, I am happy and excited to start this new year off in a new phase of my life.

To start the new year off right I plan on completing the following:  Sober January, going partially vegan, and a cleanse.  Wish me luck.

Cheers to all of you dear readers!  Thank you for the continued support.  Without your readership this past year wouldn’t have been as succesful or as fun.  Please continue to spread the word about TheLookbyV!

Happy New Years!

Make 2014 a great one!

TheLookbyV’s Holiday Gift Guide…

TheLookbyV's Holiday GiftGuide Quiet Luxury

Quiet Luxury

These gift are for the minimalist with an edge.  She loves her basic uniform but spruces it up by making sure she only wearing the finest of fabrics.  Lamb leather, cashmere, exotic furs, and rose gold are among her favorite things.   And all this beauty has to do to dress up for a night on the town is paint on a killer red lip! Continue reading