Just In: Wood-Fired Hot Tub

A Scandi-inspired hot tub-slash-wood stove.

I get press releases for some strange products. This one, however, I love. The Tubmarine, is a new wood-fired hot tub that launched in the UK ;ast month. It apparently heats up within two hours. It’s made from 80% recycled materials, including sustainable wood called Kebony that was developed in Norway, and is 100% recyclable. It seems ideal for New England, right? 

Wood Stove Fired Hot Tub

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ARTmonday: Michele Poirier-Mozzone’s Underwater Artworks

Massachusetts-based artist Michele Poirier Mozzone  will be showing “Fractured Light,” a series of oil and pastel paintings of figures under water, at Paul Dietrich Gallery at CambridgeSeven in Cambridge, Massachusetts, March 2, 2020 – May 29, 2020.

Poirier-Mozzone’s underwater artworks were inspired by watching her daughter swim in a pool. She was intrigued by the beautiful quality of the light and distortion of the figure. According to an article in Cape Cod Life, Poirier-Mozzone shoots underwater with a GoPro camera to capture inspiration images. She infuses her underwater paintings with color, rather than retaining the predominantly blue tones of the original situtions.

The Taunton-born artist, who attended Emmanuel College in Boston, spends summers in Falmouth and teaches at Rhode Island School of Design’s Continuing Education Program and the Providence Art Club.

Exhibition: March 2, 2020 – May 29, 2020
Artist Reception + Talk: March 19, 2020, 5:30-7:30 pm
Location: Paul Dietrich Gallery at CambridgeSeven
1050 Massachusetts Ave # 51, Cambridge, Mass.
Underwater Paintings By Michele Poirier Mozzone

Rush, 2020, pastel, 12×12

Underwater Paintings By Michele Poirier Mozzone

Sidekicks, 2019, oil on canvas, 36×36

Underwater Art By Michele Poirier Mozzone

Gypsy, 2019, oil on canvas, 36×36

Underwater Artwork By Michele Poirier Mozzone

Opus, 2019, pastel, 14×24

Underwater Swimmers Artwork By Michele Poirier Mozzone

With Purpose, 2020, oil on panel, 24×12

Artist Michele Poirier-Mozzone is represented by Coastal Contemporary Gallery, Newport, RI and The Drawing Room, New Bedford, MA .

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Get the Look: 36 Sparkly Party Dresses for New Year’s Eve

This post is too late for you to find the perfect outfit for tonight’s New Year’s Eve party, but still, it’s fun to look at shiny, sparkly, metallic, and sequined party dresses, jumpsuits, and such. And some of it is probably on sale now, so maybe you can shop for a party dress for a future event. Wintertime, especially in New England, always need’s a bit of shine and sparkle. Regardless as to whether your shopping for a party dress, Happy New Year everyone.

Sparkly Glitter Sequin Dresses

1 Alice & Olivia // 2 Rebecca Taylor at Saks // 3 H&M // 4 Bailey 44
5 Need Supply Co.  // 6 Nasty Gal // 7 All Saints

Sparkly Glitter Sequin Holiday New Year's Dresses

8 Need Supply Co.  // 9 L’Agence/Saks  // 10 J.Crew // 11 H&M // 12  DVF
13 Milly/Saks // 14 4SI3NNA/Nordstrom  // 15 Lulus/Nordstrom

Holiday Dresses Cocktail Dresses Party Dresses

16 J.Crew // 17 Tory Burch // 18 RtA/Shopbop // 19 Velvet by Graham & Spencera // 20 Badgley Mischka/Olivela  // 21 Dress the Population/Amazon// 22 Heartloom/Nordstrom // 23 Saloni/Intermix

Party Dresses with Shine Sequin Glittery Cocktail Looks

24 Retrofete/Intermix // 25 Ganni/Shopbop // 26 A.L.C./Olivela  // 27 BCBG/Zappos // 28 Generation Love/Saks // 29 Ganni/My Theresa

Holiday Party Pieces Dresses Separates Sequins

30 Lisa Marie Fernandez/Farfetch // 31 Cinq a Sept/Farfetch // 32 Nasty Gal
33 Astr/Shopbop  // 34 Sea/Saks  // 35 Gap // 36 Rachel Comey/Shopbop

Scheming: Master Bedroom Refresh from Serena & Lily

Ok, last post about Style Carrot’s partner in design Serena & Lily. It’s a big deal, so it’s worth the effort, for me and for you. If there’s anything you’ve had your eye on, now’s the time.

During the Serena & Lily Thank You Event  almost everything is 25% off (Sale items, gift certificates artwork, and bikes are the only exclusions.) This is the brand’s biggest and best sale of the year. Just use code THANKFUL at checkout.

In addition to the items I posted on Thursday and Friday (books, tray, towel), I ordered a few larger pieces, including the Granada quilt for our bedroom in Boston. We just got back from Connecticut and spread it on the bed. It immediately brightened the room, which is mostly white with neutral carpet and wallpaper. If I were upgrading everything, I might do something like this:

Serena & Lily Neutral Bedroom With Green Fern Print Bedding

1 Mirror / 2 Lamp / 3 Dresser / 4 Bed / 5 Rug / 6 Pillow / 7 Quilt / 8 Shams / 9 Pendant / 10 Hurricanes / 11 Table / 12 Wallpaper


All the Deals You Need to Know for Black Friday + Cyber Monday

If you need anything (or just want something), now’s the time. Here are some popular Black Friday sales… some are only today, other’s last through Monday.

Apple: Gift card up to $200 on iPhones, Apple watches, iPods, iPads…
Best Buy: Thousands of deals

Coach: 50% off bestsellers
DVF: 20% off everything with code BLACKFRIDAY
Goop: 20% off Goop-branded fashion & beauty & home
Intermix: Up to 75% off; includes new arrivals
Net-a-Porter: Extra 15% off sale items
Rag & Bone: 25% off everything with code TAKE25
Shopbop: Huge savings with code MORE19
The Outnet: Up to 85% off + extra 20% off with BLACKFRIDAY
Tory Burch: 30% regular + 60% off sale, $250+ with THANKS
Vince: 25% off everything, $200 purchase + with GET25

Ann Taylor: 50% everything with code BLACKFRIDAY
Anthropologie: 30% off everything + free shipping
Banana Republic: 50% all regularly priced items
Club Monaco: 30% off everything with code BLACKFRIDAY
Eileen Fisher: 20% off with code THANKS
Gap: 50% off everything with code BLKFRIDAY
J.Crew: 50% off reg. prices + extra 60% off sale w/FRIDAY
L.L.Bean: 20% off with code THANKS20
Loft: 50% off with code FRIYAY
Madewell: 30% off with code GIFTWELL
Vineyard Vines: 40% off faves + 25% off sale with BLACKFRI19

Athleta: 20% off with code LAYERUP
Lululemon: Savings for all.
Outdoor Voices: 25% off sitewide with code THANKS25

Bloomingdale’s: Lots of discounts
Macy’s: Extra 20% off + free shipping at $25 with BLKFRI
Nordstrom: Up to 50% off for everyone
Saks: Gift card with $150+ purchase with THANK19SF

Hanna Andersson: $25 PJs; 40% off everything else
Maisonette: Up to 30% off + free shipping

Blue Mercury: 24 samples with $200+ purchase
Goop: 20% off Goop-branded fashion & beauty & home
Sephora: $15 and under deals

Anthropologie: 30% off everything + free shipping
CB2: 15% – 25% off
Crate & Barrel: 30% off sitewide except furniture
DWR: 15% off Herman Miller + free shipping
Framebridge: 20% off black frames
Hayneedle: Up to 80% off
Horne: 15% off with code HOLIDAY19
Jonathan Adler: 30% off sale + 25% off all else +free shipping
Lulu & Georgia: 25% off everything with code BIGTHANKS
Lumens: Up to 75% off lighting + furniture
Parachute: 20% off everything
Pottery Barn: 25% off everything + free shipping with BLACKFRIDAY
Serena & Lily: 25% off almost everything with THANKFUL
West Elm: 15%-30% off with code SAVEMORE
Williams Sonoma: Up to 75% off