• Nolcha Fashion Week Presents Katty Xiomara

    Nolcha Fashion Week Presents Katty Xiomara

    I first heard of Katty Xiomara a year ago and I was very impressed with her designs. This year during New York Fashion Week I was very fortunate to attend the presentation of her Spring/Summer 2015 collection as part of Nolcha Fashion Week and finally get to see her clothing in person. My expectations going into the show were already high […]

  • Style 360 Celebrates 10 Years with Carmen Electra

    Style 360 Celebrates 10 Years with Carmen Electra

    With New York Fashion Week in full swing, it’s clear to everyone in the city that anything resembling a normal day has stopped and fashion, parties and debauchery has taken its place. Style 360 Fashion Week kicked off its tenth successful year in New York earlier this week. Over the years it has become a premier destination for top fashion […]

  • The Emerging Trends Fashion Show Comes to New York

    The Emerging Trends Fashion Show Comes to New York

    I was fortunate enough to attend The Emerging Trends fashion show hosted by Elizabeth Safrit, Miss United States 2014, and including designers: Gate 26-Modern Vintage, Shefali Couture, Cocco Bella, Sabrinah Renee Boutique Jewelry, Vessela Zarankova with Polly Baumgartner, and NuVu Studio. The Emerging Trends show is a fashion show that started in 2007 during Boston Fashion Week and is now […]

  • Brooklynites Get a Taste for Local Spots and a Good Cause

    Brooklynites Get a Taste for Local Spots and a Good Cause

    Food lovers of Brooklyn made a break from their usual brunch routines to gather at East River State park for Taste Williamsburg Greenpoint on Sunday. For under $30 ($30 at the door), those attending could sample four food- and two drink-tastings from neighborhood eateries the likes of Reynard, The Brooklyn Star and Maison Premiere – all against a crystal clear […]

  • Forget Beer – South Africa Brings Wine to the BBQ

    Forget Beer – South Africa Brings Wine to the BBQ

    There’s nothing self-respecting New Yorkers like more than free-flowing booze, especially if it’s wine and can double as a sophisticated hobby. Or so it seemed last week as crowds gathered to talk the red stuff at Hell’s Kitchen’s Studio 450, under the auspices of Wines of South Africa. The organization’s “BBQ to Braai” event (braai being Afrikaans for BBQ) was the […]