05.09.17

Marking a Milestone: Graduation Gifts

While the formal definition of graduation is the award or acceptance of an academic degree, it is so much more than that.  It is one of life’s most hallowed accomplishments, providing evidence of […]
04.18.17

Lariat Love

The lariat is the new statement necklace of the moment.  It has evolved beyond its western roots thanks to sleek metals and shiny gems.  Whether you prefer your necklace thin and simple for […]
04.17.17

Here’s What To Do with All Those Hard-Boiled Eggs

Easter is such a beautiful time.  The earth awakens with chirping birds, flowering trees, and pink cherry blossoms.  Families come together, the children dress for church, and Easter egg hunts abound.  However, the […]
03.31.17

How To Dress (Your Bar) for Happy Hour

It’s Friday! Hosting a happy hour? Having a party? We have everything you need to look stylish and fun – and we can dress up your bar, too! Whether you are serving a […]
03.28.17

How To Show Off Those Spring Blooms

Ah, spring… I mean winter… I mean spring.  Actually, who knows?  Poor cherry blossoms and dreary drooping daffodils — they just don’t know what to do. But we do! Spring is coming and […]
03.09.17

Phil Who? 6 Spring Looks To Wear Now

With the (mostly) gorgeous weather we have been having the last couple of weeks, I would say that Punxsutawney Phil had it all wrong.  You know him — the 20-pound prognosticating groundhog.  Has he ever […]
02.14.17

Behind the Scenes: Is a Buying Trip as Fun as It Seems? Yes! And…

Everyday someone asks about our buying trips and usually they say “I bet it is really fun.”  Wellllll? It *is* really fun!  But before you jump on board, I thought you might like […]
02.13.17

WTW: Galentine’s Night Out + Valentine’s Day Dinner

I would like to introduce you all to Meredith, a lovely young lady whom I have known since she was a little girl, and have watched grow up into a beautiful, accomplished young […]
01.24.17

How To Enjoy Football? This Food

So the AFC and NFC Conference winners have been crowned and we know which two teams will be playing for the Super Bowl title. I was so hoping that the Steelers would be […]
01.16.17

Trends Preview: Your Must-Have Tops for Spring

Look at what just arrived at Coco Blanca! These brand new tops that are perfect for the transition from winter to spring – and are a sneak peek into the newest trends, the […]
01.05.17

Want To Beat Winter’s Deep Freeze? Try these Two Easy, Hearty (and Heart-Warming!) Stews

Regardless of whether you prefer meat or fish, there is nothing quite like a steaming stew in the middle of the winter to make you feel all warm and cozy.  Serve theses stews […]
12.21.16

Cozy Coco

‘Tis the season to be warm and cozy! From luxuriously soft fur neck warmers to lovely cashmere scarves, Coco Blanca is your go-to boutique for all winter apparel. A favorite piece of Coco’s […]
12.20.16

A Twist on Tradition: Sparkly, Snow-Inspired Holiday Décor

  What could ever be better than Christmas?  The fun, the children’s sparkling eyes, the promise of Santa, and, of course, the wonderful traditions.  Like many of our families before us, we hold […]
11.30.16

Postcards from Cape May

My husband and I are fortunate enough to have made dear, lifelong friends while living in Italy way back in 1979, when Vin was serving as a doctor in the Air Force. We […]
11.28.16

Coco’s December Surprise

  Each week in December, Coco will have a special surprise wrapped and ready just for you! Each offer is valid for that week only, so make sure to watch for your surprise […]


Alexandriastylebooklogo

Get your daily dose of all things fashion, beauty, fitness, and design. Locally sourced and locally styled!