It’s Fall’s first Friday and it couldn’t be a more beautiful day in Chicago! I’m definitely going to get out and enjoy the scenery this weekend because I know all too soon colder weather will be upon us. Wishing you a wonderful weekend wherever you happen to be in the world! xo-M

1. My mother’s favorite cocktail gets an autumnal twist. (

2. Ever wonder where in the world the most wine is consumed? How about the most beer? The answers might surprise you, as well as some other great trivia about beer and wine(

3. The grandsons of an iconic watchmaker launch their own line of affordable swiss timepieces that are gorgeous. (

4. Love this image of Ricky and Ralph(

5. A country/pop star and a Hollywood heavyweight are teaming up to make a movie(

6. Have you seen Coco by Karl? Inside Chanel here(

7. From the How cool is this file: the makers of my favorite fleece jacket are giving customers store credit when they trade in their used Patagonia clothing. (

8. Speaking of Patagonia, evidently it’s cooler than ever to be sporting my favorite fleece jacket. (

9. This season make-up is trending towards a bold and sophisticated palette, but come this Spring, the no-make-up make-up look will be all the rage. (

10. If you’re looking to put some haute into your Halloween this year, check out these stylishly spooky accessories(