Articles & Articulations

Happy weekend everyone!  I've been busy over here - and not just with breastfeeding (am I the only new mom who feels like it's ALL I do?)  Check out this roundup of recent Annie Dean articles, contributions and collaborations with some of my very favorite companies and brands.

Finishing School: Then and Now  Birchbox has reinvented finishing school: less pomp, more polish.  But first, I weighed in on what it means to have modern manners, then & now.

Too Hot to Argue?  Check out this Town & Country piece about shared bedrooms on summer weekends for unmarried couples.

A Moment with Annie Dean  I sat down with J.Crew to reel over their baby and maternity lines, share my J.Crew wishlist, and muse about how to stay cool in this heat - even nine months pregnant!

A Novice's Guide to a Fool Proof Centerpiece We all love peonies and there's no better way to add a finishing touch to a dinner party than with a gorgeous centerpiece.  I sat down with Rue La La to share my expert tips for a professional centerpiece that even your kid sister can handle.