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The Weekend Guide

shannon south mink!

There are luxurious fabrics in your future.

COVET
Shannon South Mink Accessories
What:
Furry protectors ($89-$285) for your fancy gadgets. The handbag designer constructs made-to-order (each one takes two weeks) clutches, pouches, and sleeves from fur repurposed from vintage fashions.
Why: Treat your smartphone the way you want to be treated.
Where:
Online at shannonsouth.com.

PREDICT
Psychic Fortunes
What:
A party gift with some gravitas. Email or call psychic/energy reader Kimberly Berg with a list of guests’ names, and you’ll receive individually packaged cookies ($10 each) with personalized tips, observations, and predictions inside.
Why:
We foresee an awesome evening.
Where:
Online at psychicfortunes.com.

WEAR
Shop Amour
What:
Our favored NYC pop-up brings its oh-so-chill selection of vintage blouses, dresses, blazers, and more to the masses, with most finds $70 and under.
Why: Scamper about in the blousy red jacket, plaid tank dress, or pleated sun blouse.
Where: Online at shopamour.com.

DECORATE
Bookhou at Home

What: Original, simple illustrations (whale, feather, bird, anemone) decorate tea towels ($16 each) made from a blend of hemp and organic cotton fabrics.
Why: Greet 2012 on even terms with a hanging linen printed wall calendar ($20).
Where: Online at etsy.com.

ACCESSORIZE
T
he Low Bow
What:
Inanimate objects like to head south for the winter, too. Snatch up a dapper crafted bow tie that’s attached to a 24-inch sterling silver chain for an unconventional necklace ($95).
Why:
Twelve styles run the gamut from Technicolor (V) to classic herringbone (II).
Where:
Online at thelowbow.com.

Photo: Courtesy of Shannon South