Media PA and Reconsidered Home

Last week I made my way to the PA/Delaware border. I stayed in the town of Media, PA Americas first fair trade town. When you buy fair trade products you support the workers, farmers or crafters that made them. Proceeds of these sales can go to a variety of programs like training for farmers and crafters to grow and protect their small business. People who  buy fair trade ensure that small … Continue reading Media PA and Reconsidered Home

Baldinini Grand Opening

September 27th I had the pleasure of attending the grand opening of Baldinini’s first US flagship at the Short Hills mall in Short Hills, New Jersey. The Italian accessory and shoe brand has been styling the people of Italy for over 100 years. The brand created by Gimmi Baldinini’s grandfather began in San Mauro Pascoli in the region of Emilia-Romania Italy in 1910. The family continues to grow the shoe … Continue reading Baldinini Grand Opening

The Fashion Minded Pop Up Shop

I was invited by the creative agency The Fashion Minded to view their first popup shop in Soho. Founders Jennylynn Aberin and Margaret Pauta who both have backgrounds in retail and experience in the industry created The Fashion Minded to give up-incoming  designers with online stores or designers just entering the U.S. market services that would cost an exhorbite amount of money otherwise. The Fashion … Continue reading The Fashion Minded Pop Up Shop

New York Fashion Week SS17 Round up 2

Exhausted is the word I would use to describe myself at the end of fashion week. Exhausted but satisfied and grateful for the amazingly wild week. I’ve met so many great people working in fashion and other creative industries. Here is my continuation of NYFW. Sept 11: J. Loren Presentation The collection “Her” was inspired the idea of women unleashing their inner Amazon goddess. J.Loren designs for … Continue reading New York Fashion Week SS17 Round up 2

New York Fashion Week SS17 Round up 1

  The time has come, you go to sleep early, you prepare yourself and you look forward to opening presents… O wait that’s Christmas! Well to most fashion folk who work and live in NYC that’s what Fashion Week feels like. I’ve had the privilege of volunteering, working, attending shows and presentations since I was a freshman in college. And the feeling of anticipation for … Continue reading New York Fashion Week SS17 Round up 1

Lacoste Exhibit at Westfield WTC

Currently on the first floor of the Oculus in the brand new Westfield WTC there is a   Lacoste pop up exhibition. The exhibit is to celebrate Lacoste opening its newest store at Westfield. In 1923 Rene’ Lacoste was nick named the  “Alligator” by the press because of how tough he was on his opponent on the tennis court. In the 1930’s he was part … Continue reading Lacoste Exhibit at Westfield WTC