countdown: costello tagliapietra for uniqlo

It is no secret that Uniqlo is my favorite store in all of New York (and only second behind COS if I count the entire world). I adore their selection of basics and trend pieces (and that rack of tights–oh my!) and the friendly prices are just an added bonus. Now, it seems that my … Continue reading

fashion week fashion week fashion week.

I had the opportunity to view collections from over 20 designers during the first four days of fashion week as a contributing writer/intern with The Fashion List. It was such an amazing experience and I got to see some really stunning collections! For the first time ever, I think I might be excited for spring… … Continue reading

and then there was bill.

How in the world did I forget to mention the best moment of my FNO?! Outside of Bergdorf’s we were walking to dinner and who is on the corner in his blue members jacket, taking a million photos a minute? BILL CUNNINGHAM. For those of you who live in NYC on a full-time basis, you … Continue reading

quick update.

As you may, or may not know, I am still in New York City and enjoying every single second of fashion week! Check out my reviews of the collections for The Fashion List. I survived Fashion’s Night Out- but just barely! I did happen to score the Chanel Jade polish at the Spring Street store … Continue reading

and this is only the beginning…

The Milk schedule is still to come…and then there are all the presentations outside of the tents… good luck editors.

great find: ananas handbags

I was wandering around Elizabeth Street today and stumbled upon Ananas [248 Elizabeth Street] and fell instantly in love with the beautifully designed handmade bags.  Designer Jennifer Baum Lagdameo studied film in Japan and lived in the Philippines where she was inspired by the local techniques of both countries that lead to her becoming a … Continue reading

and my life is complete. seriously.

I am one of those people that has a tendency to question everything I do. “Should I have worn these shoes?” “Was it smart to ship home all my European issues of Vogue through the Italian Post Office?” (ANSWER: NO.) “Should I have spent my last summer in college in a city far away from … Continue reading

by all means, move at a glacial pace…

I always watched The Devil Wears Prada and thought “This is crazy! That would never happen!” I was wrong. I have not been asked to get a copy of the unfilmed seventh Harry Potter movie yet, but I wouldn’t be too surprised. Ha ha. You do some very random, strange things. And some people are … Continue reading

harlem summer.

Just did a google earth of my home away from home in New York City for the summer. Nice and close to the subway lines I need to take to get to the Garment District. And for the price–I cannot complain! Please come visit me!