ThePLEAT GIFT GUIDE SERIES: Mom and Dad

The ‘rents. They’re the people who push your buttons because they installed them, who knew you when you were chubby, had bad hair, braces and zits. (2009 was a rough year, right?) So why is it so hard to shop for the people who know you best? We’re here to intervene with any over-thinking, and came up with some options sure to please all sorts of parents. For the earthy mom, we love the Crate and Barrel green glass dessert plate or Michael Aram twiggy candlesticks.... Read More

HOLIDAY DRESSING MINI-GUIDE!

We’d like to welcome you back from the weekend with our wham-bam-thank-you-PLEAT, Holiday Dressing Mini-Guide. We’re sure you already have enough items on the old “To Do” list, so we’ve spared you the added grief of figuring out what to wear. Now you only have to worry about the inevitable troika that is Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Eve. Thanksgiving: Err on the side of demure, but not dorky, when dealing with the family, especially if it’s someone else’s. Then... Read More