Pacific Natural: Simple Seasonal Entertaining (Hardcover)
Both practical and inspiring, the first book from Jenni Kayne--the creator of the eponymous lifestyle brand--offers ideas and tips for entertaining and living well throughout the year.
Jenni Kayne embodies an effortless aesthetic, where natural beauty is found in every detail. Pacific Natural illustrates Jenni's conscious way of living through personal anecdotes and tips with Jenni's home state of California serving as the backdrop. Organized by season, this entertaining book is your guide to creating special moments with family and friends. Each chapter includes tabletop ideas, simple crafts, tips for keeping a stocked kitchen and pantry, what to plant in your garden, and healthy, delicious recipes. From an apple harvest dinner and at-home herb drying in the fall, cocktail parties and DIY gift ideas in the winter, flower arranging in the spring and a beach picnic in the summer, Jenni shares her philosophy for creating traditions and living mindfully all year long.
A thoughtful hands-on approach for stylish and balanced living, Pacific Natural shows us how to make the most of the time we spend together, treating life's details with creativity and care.
About the Author
Jenni Kayne is a known tastemaker and authority on style, spanning the worlds of fashion, interiors, and entertaining. Inspired by organic textures, thoughtful simplicity, and natural landscapes, Jenni Kayne has quickly become an all-encompassing lifestyle brand rooted in modern California minimalism.
She launched her eponymous clothing line at the age of 19 and has grown it to include a home line and a popular lifestyle blog, Rip and Tan, as well as a growing number of retail stores.
"This book invites us into Jenni's world and takes us where we would all like to be, serving us images of foods we would all love to make and eat, encouraging and reminding us that celebrating with family and our friends is always an occasion." —Martha Stewart
"If you dream of a life lived in so many soft honey hues, warm whites, long days, longer nights, fresh flavors, and earthly delights, then you must have this book. In Pacific Natural, Jenni has given us a manual on everything this New Yorker imagines to be real and good about life near the Pacific. Her entertaining style is fluid, simply elegant, and happy."
—Daphne Oz, natural foods chef, New York Times bestselling author, and former co-host of "The Chew"
"Jenni Kayne sets the standard for thoughtful living and effortlessly elegant entertaining. Pacific Natural is an opportunity to step into Jenni's world - one that seamlessly blends artisanal design with hygge-like comfort and wholesome food that nourishes and inspires."
—CANDACE NELSON, FOUNDER OF SPRINKLES CUPCAKES
"Pacific Natural is sure to inspire even the most domestically challenged to store dry goods in glass Weck jars and tie linen napkins with a simple strand of jute twine." —THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER
"[Pacific Natural is] a perfect embodiment of her knack for producing simple, seasonal meals in a refined, laid-back setting." —ARCHITECTURAL DIGEST
"Jenni Kayne, a tastemaker and fashion designer known for creating relaxed, natural spaces, takes readers inside 12 quintessentially Californian homes of women she admires, from Courteney Cox to ELLE DECOR A-List designer Brigette Romanek." —ELLE DECOR
"In her new book, Pacific Natural: At Home (Rizzoli), tastemaker and designer Jenni Kayne shares some of her favorite California homes that reflect the easy-breezy organic textures and earthy neutrals that have become synonymous with West Coast design." —FREDERIC MAGAZINE