YSL: The MUSEE in PARIS

Visit the current Exhibit by YSL inspired by ORIENTALIST styles in Paris at the YSL MUSEUM

Hideous Joys of Hallmark Channel Holiday Fashion and the secret sauce.

Second only to the popularity of the HALLMARK Channel’s Holiday Line up, the fashion is a throwback to a simpler time and created uniquely to mimic a holiday card or family photos. Production values have improved and certainly there is more attention paid to the fashions of the stars and leading actors in the shows….

Message in a Bottle: Kathryn Hammett Pioneer Fashion Disrupter

One of the fashion’s most unique and outspoken women, Kathryn Hammett was at one point running a huge business worldwide in the 1980s.  Her realization that her vendors, supply chain and suppliers were contributing to the pollution and labor issues of the industry, closed her business.  She realized that her contribution to this pollution was…

TRAGIC BEAUTY: McQUEEN

A documentary film about the designer ALEXANDER MCQUEEN What can you say about a terrible genius, seer and fashion icon who had already become a legend in his own time before he sadly ended his life? To watch this film is to enter the life, times and mind of the creator who has not only…

Tales from a Fragrance Addict

The world of perfumes is ever changing, with scents being created every day around the world and the boutique fragrance world taking on the major names. A new twist in the world of chemical replacements, make world of fragrance much more complex. Perfume lovers are a unique bunch; they are passionate about fragrances and the…

Cannes Film Festival: Honoring Women in Motion

With the 70th Anniversary of Cannes, it is true that women still make up just a fraction of the industry both in front of an behind the camera. Stories written about women, films starring women and women directors are all under-represented in the industry worldwide. What better place to make this known than at CANNES?…

DETOX BOX: Clean Up Your Beauty

“The Detox Box” is a program created by the DETOX MARKET and we think its the next best thing to going to the DETOX MARKET. Just today we went to the store in Santa Monica and discovered the next best thing in Mascara, Facial Oil and Eye Shadow. The drugstore brands had simply put my…

In the Pink: The Spring Shopping List

What I love about a new spring season is that there will be a new infusion of color that will brighten up my mood. It could be a pop of nail color, a new lipgloss or a spring bag to dial into my closet that is filled mostly with neutrals. That pop of pink for…

UNEXPECTED BEAUTY: INDIA HICKS

INDIA HICKS LAUNCH OF “UNEXPECTED BEAUTY”:  Elegant, Simple and Clean While I am not an INDIA HICKS Brand Ambassador, I have watched with interest as she has rolled out her line of products that range from handbags, jewelry, scarves and accessories we (need) and want to live a more beautiful life.  If you are not familiar…