The Simply Luxurious Life®: The Weekend . . .  

August 30, 2013

The Weekend . . .

Perhaps the ocean is calling, or maybe you are just aching for some quiet time at home. Whatever the weekend has in store, hopefully you get to enjoy a long three day weekend or simply time to forget about time for the next couple of days.

If you’re looking for a good movie to watch that doesn’t take up your entire afternoon or evening, I highly recommend Woody Allen’s Blue Jasmine. I finally had the opportunity to take in a matinee last weekend while in Portland, and Cate Blanchett’s performance is stunning (and on a styling note, the stylist was only given $50,000 for the entire cast - needless to say, you would never know such a limited budget existed).

And for your leisurely reading as the weekend begins, here is a look back on the past week’s blog posts . . .

~11 Simple Ways to Create a Simply Luxurious Life . . . the readers’ top post of the week

~Article to Read – Age & Beauty . . . a fascinating read from the New York Times Style magazine

~Save & Splurge Outfit: No. 22 . . . simple ways to style a classic navy day dress

~Recipe to try – Heirloom Tomato Pie

~Style Inspiration: Texture & Neutrals

~Catching My Breath & Celebrating! . . . the Why Not . . . ? weekly post will return next week

~This & That: No. 73 . . . a book on success, DVF boots for fall, French thoughts on trends and more

And this week’s newsletter – issue #162 – click here to read.

Have a wonderful last weekend of August and beginning of September. Until Monday, bonjour.

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At August 30, 2013 at 4:19 AM , Blogger Mrs A said...

I will definately go to watch "Blue Jasmine" in an open air cinema. Last weekend of August the ideal night out.

Thanks for the tip.

At August 30, 2013 at 8:14 AM , Blogger Hilary Kenmare said...

I can't wait to see Blue Jasmine - I love Woody Allen movies!

Hilary x

At August 30, 2013 at 9:33 AM , Blogger citywoman said...

Thanks for the weekend post. So refreshing. It makes me want to make this weekend extra nice as we go from summer in to early fall.


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