It’s that time again—backpacks are replacing beach bags. Whether your little is going to a playgroup or that first Kindergarten bus ride, why not sprinkle some fun in back-to-school shopping while you pick up the must-have supplies? That was our inspiration when we headed to Kirby Girl in Darien, Connecticut, with our friend Alston and her daughter Elizabeth. Between the shop’s sunny vibe and Elizabeth's excitement, we couldn’t help but feel all the happy. Here are Elizabeth's must-haves, including our Little Girls Turtleneck in white, and her new rules for back to school. Think Beyond the Backpack Why not mix it up with...
After the last Labor Day getaway or BBQ comes the transition season. Solve those ambiguous weather dilemmas with layer-ready pieces you can add or shed as needed.
The Pacific Vest + Breton tee + skinny denim + sneaks
The Pacific Vest + broken-in shirt + kick flares + messenger
The Remsen Blazer + jumpsuit + ankle boot
The Remsen Blazer + lightweight dress + flats
Though there’s plenty of fleece in our closets begging for chillier weather, right now we’re all about embracing the long, lazy days of summer. We celebrated all of the above in Nantucket last week, with a Dudley-style summer soirée we couldn’t wait to share. Here’s a behind-the-scenes glimpse at what made it one special evening. The Stephens Family, Rick and Bonnie Dudley, and The McGrath Family The Theme: A Lobster Bake. Does it get more classic New England? Tiki torches, lanterns, blue gingham and yellow Dahlias set just the right tone. Lauren wearing our Park Slope Turtleneck in Red The Signature Cocktail: Pineapple Chili Margarita. Our...
Just 30 miles off the mainland, Nantucket feels like a world away (and we wouldn’t want it any other way). Our family has been traveling here since we were our kids' age and experiencing the island through their eyes brings back so many happy memories. How do we spend our island time these days? Hop the ferry with us and explore a Dudley day in this special seaport. Sandy beaches They call it Children’s Beach for good reason—it’s made for that classic toes-in-the-sand beach day with the kiddos. Pre-sunset, we grab our Corksicles and stroll over to Jetties Beach for dinner and...