Self Portrait 5.27.11
Sleeveless tux shirt, military waistcoat, and BeauxBow®.
JOAN of Arc
When ISN’T there an appropriate moment to celebrate the glory that is Joan Smalls? Beauty, brains, and a glowing personality to boot…she’s the right one, baby. Vogue, June 2011 Edward Enninful
Do Yourself A Favor and WIND IT BACK, girl.
So many clothes, so little time. With the ever changing seasons—if not in climate, then in runway and showroom collections—consumers and insiders alike are lost chasing the ‘next’ before truly appreciating what is, or at least tweeting about what’s IN or OUT before it even hits the sales floor; to that I say, ‘Tis the Season(less). Let’s take a look...
Night Porter Luxe
Naomi’s younger sister? Jourdan Dunn’s twin? Think again. 16-year-old runway baby, NYASHA MATONHODZE, stars alongside Daphne Groeneveld, Zuzanna Bijoch, Gertrud Hegelund, Fei Fei Sun and Anais Pouliot in Steven Meisel’s latest ad campaign for Louis Vuitton’s #NightPorter-inspired FW2011 collection (paging Charlotte Rampling—GORGE). Lady McGrath (as in Pat) on...
Step and Repeat : Dr. Sam
Dr. Sam sporting his custom Teddy Tinson BeauxBow® (again!) at a Friends of the Isreal Defense Forces gala in New York City. Cognac Plaid Woven Leather and Copper Wire (large).
Chain of Fools
Golden Chain Laburnum. West Village, NYC
Oh, you FANCY, huh? Now that you’re back in the dating world, I’d get rid of those sad khakis. Lennon Parham. Jessica St. Clair. Must. Watch. #BestFriendsForever this Fall on NBC.
Good Morning, Heartache
A tour de force in the purest sense, and yet another Legend(ary) HEIST c. 1972 Academy Awards. Lady Sings The Blues #NetflixNOW.
What's Your Type?
Do Yourself a Favor and Go Vintage. Remington’s handsome “Noiseless/Portable” typewriter c. 1931: a perfect gift for the stationary enthusiast in your life. The mechanical rigidity and weight (hello, 16 lbs.) offer a masculine air of prewar nostalgia, while the color blocked mint-on-hunter hues add a subtle flamboyance bold enough to brighten any interior. Refurbished love...
Emma Stone Lanvin, Fall 2011 Perfection in a (pink) pose.
Lady Dior, 57th Street Peter Marino
Let There Be Light
Art is a lie that makes us realize truth. Picasso’s Light Drawings, 1949 Gjon Mili for LIFE Magazine Picasso used a miniature flashlight to illuminate a dark room with rapid movement, creating abstract images that vanished shortly after they were created.
The Audacity of HOPE
“Our war is not against Islam….We must and will remain vigilant at home and abroad.” Beloved President Obama MUST be re-elected in 2012 as it was just announced that Osama bin Laden—fundamentalist leader of al-Qaeda behind September 11th, 2001 attack—is dead. This is certainly not the end of terrorism, but definitely a game changer for our President, our safety,...
Spread Your Wings and FLY