First, it gives you a sense of doing some work, even when you should be finishing your noodles so that you can finish off the pile of Christmas cards you have ambitiously taken on. But having a blog also means you get to be privy to rad things like Kate Spade's Things We Love book. The photography and styling is pure Kate Spade - whimsical and charming, dripping with classic style - but I especially love the collection of things that are both everyday and extraordinary.
Gold confetti? YES.
Stripes? YES YES.
Red Typewriter? HELL YES.
And zebras, too.
Read this interview on Felt and Wire about the makings of the book.