CHALKBOARD HEART PAPERWEIGHT
by Ida Hsiang
It's wedding season and many of us have a good friend or even a BFF that's tying the knot this summer. We know it's rude to try and upstage the bride, but that doesn't mean we can't still dress to impress (afterall, we may meet our own Prince Charming there!). Just keep silhouettes simple but striking and add a little bit of bling that'll help you stand out in your accessories. ThisNext Lifestyle Tastemaker, Jo Gartin, inspires us with her picks on getting ready for your best friends bridal bash in style. Check out her favorite dresses and accessories by clicking over to her Summer Weddings! collection.
Get adventurous with some great gifts for the dad who loves the great outdoors! From camping to rock climbing, backpacking and white water rafting, we've created a guide to all the gear he€™ll need for his next fantastic feat!Whether he's a land lover or a deep sea diver, we've got the gift for him! A portable GPS navigator will surely keep him on the right track during his treks through the wilderness, and an under water digital camera mask captures scenic seascapes on his next big dive. Equip him with a fancy pocket knife detailed with inlaid red jasper and a handbook with helpful hints. The Voltaic OffGrid Solar Backpack will keep all his handheld devices charged, not to mention provide plenty of pockets for all his equipment. Let Dad record his travel memories in gorgeous leather bound journals, and upon his return ... maybe a hammock hanging from his favorite tree to rest his weary bones.Take a look at our slide show for all the gear in our Father's Day gift guide!