Aunt Heart

I can’t say exactly WHAT made Heartcease Higgin’s house my favorite place in the world… It could have been her bathroom: pearly pink bathtub, frilly curtains with eyelet trim, magical oil-filled melting balls in translucent shades of red and blue, soaps in happy shapes of birds and seashells; the scent of lilac… Maybe it was […]

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who is your hometown hero?

Who is your hero? I met mine in May of 1998. He was fresh from Basic Training and I was coming out of my freshman year at LSU. A series of odd events brought him to my dorm room on the very day I was packing up for the summer. It took one afternoon to […]

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2014: party time!

Long time, no see! Let’s start the new year with a new party dress–perfect for any celebration your imagination can concoct! And of course we have so many other exciting things in the works this year! We are getting ORGANIZED the old-fashioned way (pen & ink) thanks to this blog post by Val Marie Paper… […]

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Almost picnic time…

We are so excited to launch the W.D. Wolf Picnic line- designed with emphasis on vintage style, simple sweetness and playful fabrics that maintain our subtle, soft aesthetic. April 26 is the big day– we’re giving away 13 “Petit Four” dresses to our fine facebook fans (visit our page to see them and read all […]

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“French Lavender”

This fanciful little dress seems to have crossed over- the Taylor Swift of children’s clothes. Loved by fans of smocking, non-fans of smocking, mothers, grandmothers and little girls. We really could not be more pleased with how it turned out. And it looks even better on a child than on the rack! Round 2 of […]

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dreaming of provence…

We couldn’t be more pleased to preview this darling little number! It is so different than typical smocked dresses out there. This one is ethereal. simple. natural… The colors and fabrics of  “french lavender” create the sweetest juxtaposition- a simple tan cotton bodice evokes images of burlap while the wispy lavender tulle adds a fairytale […]

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good grace

Pre-ordering now and shipping in April… We can’t get enough of this vintage inspired Grace. Almost too cute to wear!

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daydream: the josephine maxi-dress

Yards of peach cotton voile with shimmering gold accents and metallic braid detail make this dress simply enchanting. Outdoor pictures in this stunner will be utterly magical. Preferred Pre-Order Program– keep your eyes opened! This pre-sale is coming soon! Here’s a sneak peek of the newest Maddie, too. Sweet, subtle plaid voile (in the softest […]

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well dressed kitchen: inspiration board

A break from our regular children’s programming to discuss home decor!  We are planning to break ground on our new home THIS MONTH! That means I need to get my creative home decor juices flowing. I’m the creative type, but my husband can’t even pretend to share my enthusiasm without a real visual aid, so here’s […]

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