Crew "Lula" Snakeskin Ballet Flats! I kind of stumbled upon these flats by accident, but what a happy accident! I don't think I've ever seen a real snakeskin flat that was so reasonably priced! The soft rose-hued snakeskin is gorgeous, and the dark trim offsets it perfectly! You'll be...

In every high street shop, the denim departments look like someone has had a happy accident with a box of poster paints. Royal blue, coral, yellow, emerald green, hot pink; think of a colour, and I betcha you can buy them in at least one retail outlet right now. However, one label got there...

One of my favorite Le Vernis, Particulière, was a happy accident. Peter Philips explained, "They were mixing colors in the lab and I said, 'Stop!,' " Philips recalls. "I took a look at the shade and thought, 'This is kind of particular. It's not gray and it's not beige, it's kind of weird.'...

We invited Emily Kastner of tongue-in-cheek baking blog to share her story of a failed recipe gone right to show that happy accidents can indeed happen in the kitchen, too. Read on to hear how she remedied a major baking blunder! "I'm sure this has happened to you before: you head into the...

And it all sounds like a happy accident as, 23-year old Hannah Weiland, was interning at Bella Freud and happed upon a faux fur collar on a coat that her friend, a childrens wear designer had done. That evolved into a teensy tiny collection of faux fur jackets and clutches, housed under a...

Stacking rings is more than just a haphazard happy accident. Pick your poison but, you'll either want to go the sensible, subtle route or the loud and proud statement look. The key is to think about your hand and finger size as well as what other accessories (or not) you'll be wearing on your...

A frequently featured brand in our column, Cricket's Crush, Haute Hippie's chic and sophisticated style–and store–speaks to the well-traveled and well-dressed Hamptonites who embody the free-spirited cool from the 70s. The spirit of the brand is demonstrated throughout the store in...

, but it was during a very unrelated search (think children's homework help) that I stumbled across the fabulous interiors site of South African designer, Kim Stephen. All these serene spaces struck me as so completely fresh and chic. Since this portfolio literally stopped me in my tracks...I...

Working on computers all day, sometimes a slip of the finger can result in ahappy accident on screen. You don't really tend to think of them occuring in photography or fine art, but apparently they do! When asked about the inspiration behind her striking surrealest digital artworks, she...

My hair today was also a happy accident. Maybe I'll do it like this more often. It's the more casual, less styled, everyday version of the Rodarte Spring 2011 'do. I also want to say thank you (especially to Natalie of Natalie Off Duty and Dylana of Color Me Nana --you two are super talented...

 

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