Parker’s Poncho Picks

Fall seems to center around family for us. We have birthdays, wedding anniversaries, holidays and – of course – a few football games in between. This past weekend, my family celebrated our dear cousin’s fiftieth birthday. We descended on our family...

Falling in Love with Velour

At National, we focus on high quality fabrications that ensure fit, comfort and style. Our signature UltraSofts pieces are available year round, as are many cottons in both woven and knit. Summer brings along more linen options, lightweight and idyllic for the time of...

Patterns for Fall

Did you know that our National team begins sourcing inspiration for fall designs more than a year in advance? We start with a simple piece – a graphic design or pattern, a snapshot of wildflowers along the highway, or even draperies in a hotel room! We pull...

Lounging in Fall

This time of year is, of course, my favorite. Vibrant colors illuminate the roadways. The temperatures lower and the breeze sets in. And when I step outside, I hear a family’s laughter and smell an outdoor grill preparing a delicious meal. Dear friends, welcome...

The Open Wrap Sweater

In a few days, I will be sharing details from our anniversary trip to a very special place. Want a hint about the destination we chose for our adventure? Think sweaters, duck boots and rain jackets! In preparation for a trip to a colder climate, I scoured my closet...

National Gives Back

Photo Credit: Los Angeles Times As many of you have read and seen on the news, the Carolinas endured a massive hit from Hurricane Florence – leaving many areas under water and without access to basic necessities. Upon hearing of the urgent needs along the...