currently coveting

i’m feeling a little julie andrews today—these are a few of my favorite things! i can’t get enough of summertime in southern california—after years of living in the mid-west and sweating through summer, it still feels a little bit like a dream come true. it’s also one of the best seasons for casual, laid-back entertaining and long evenings lingering over drinks with friends you haven’t seen in ages or spending a day at the beach getting authentic salt-water hair (no surf spray needed!). here’s my list of essentials for chic summer entertaining, playing in the ocean and capturing all the memories you’re sure to make.