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Vacation in Nassau, Bahamas

  My children and I spent the first half of my daughter’s Spring Break in Nassau, Bahamas. We stayed at the Melia, a beautiful all-inclusive resort on pristine Cable Beach. … Continue reading

April 24, 2016 · Leave a comment

Ankara Fashion, an African Story

  I bought this Ankara clutch from two young designers in a bustling shop in Lagos, Nigeria. Ankara fabrics are glamorous, beautifully crafted traditional (“trad”) fabrics sewn for Nigerian fashionistas … Continue reading

April 24, 2016 · Leave a comment

Traveling in New York City

My husband, children and I spent a weekend in New York during my daughter’s Spring Break.  We stayed at the Lotte New York Palace and had good NYC fun.  An … Continue reading

April 23, 2016 · Leave a comment

Talk About Swag…

Allure magazine is generous.  Very generous. We’re talking 70 lbs of suitcase filled with beauty luxuries kind of generous.  At 8 pm today Allure Magazine released its famous swag bags … Continue reading

September 11, 2013 · Leave a comment

Altuzarra Selected as US Representative for the Woolmark prize. Resort 2014.

We reviewed Joseph Altuzarra’s Fall 2012 collection last year. As great as he was then, his fashion armour has been ordained as he is now the US representative for the … Continue reading

July 25, 2013 · 2 Comments

One to Watch: Nyasha Matonhodze

She’s a 16 year old teen born in Zimbabwe and raised in Britain. She is also one of fashion’s freshest faces and is making headway with good looks, a serious … Continue reading

March 7, 2012 · 4 Comments

What We’re Watching: Altuzarra

Joseph Altuzarra is here. As the 2011 winner of fashion’s prestigious CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund Award, this former design intern of Marc Jacobs and former tailor at Givenchy has got it. … Continue reading

March 3, 2012 · 6 Comments