June 18, 2020

Colors of Pride Color is emotional and meaningful! It’s said to have powerful benefits for boosting our emotional health, which can help us as we move into the future. It is Pride Month after all, so what better time than now to continue our story about colorful trends? Pride is all about celebrating and accepting … Continued

Protect My Style

May 21, 2020

Let me introduce you to the face mask, once known mostly as protection from fumes, smoke and germs. This unassuming, disposable item is now a hip-as-heck fashion staple. Go online and soak up the different patterns and designs cropping up everywhere. You can secure one for several hundred dollars or hook yourself up with one … Continued

Lifting Your Spirits With #StayAtHome Style

April 14, 2020

How are you feeling? I hope you are taking good care of yourself. Last month’s blog was about achieving our true personal levels of happiness. With all that is happening in the world nowadays, it appears as if that blog was somehow accidentally prophetic because finding our personal happiness and lifting our spirits is now … Continued

Centerstage: Cozy Contentment

March 10, 2020

If you’re happy and you know it… you may be the only one (clap, clap). Are we living in a post-happiness world? Between the weighty political landscape, personal financial concerns, COVID-19, climate change and all of zillions of things that are thrown at us in our daily lives, being the happiest person in the room … Continued

Remix Streetwear

February 3, 2020

Luxury fashion has been greatly influenced by Hip-Hop. Full stop. That is all. This is probably the understatement of the year — and it’s only February. What was once seen as a B-boy or B-girl, “urban” rapper uniform of sorts, has brought the street to the runway and shows no sign of looking back. Streetwear … Continued

New Luxury

January 24, 2020

The days are getting longer. My drive to the office is not as dark coming in and it’s slightly brighter going home. However, it is still the dead of winter, so during these shorter and colder days, I just want to stay curled up in bed all day. But like everyone else, I find that … Continued

The Ins and Outs of Indoors and Outdoors

December 24, 2019

In our last blog post we started a conversation about the humble apron. It has a storied past that includes an evolution from “sitcom mom” costume to high-end and artisanal service industry uniform staple. Surprisingly, there is another side to aprons that we are going to peruse that is a bit more rough-and-tumble, but has … Continued

Artisanal Nourishment

November 12, 2019

Autumn is art to me. The earth-toned leaves are art. The shorter days make art of the longer shadows that come earlier and stay later with each passing 24 hours. Our energy draws from the art of being together. The slow transition from fall to winter compels our lifestyles to adjust from balmy to downright … Continued