As Da Vinci said, “simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.” But, sometimes, the outfit is in the accessories. I’ve always been a firm believer in “less is more” and I truly think that taking off that one piece just before you close the door, can completely make an outfit. However, I also fall for beautiful things, timeless, and elegant pieces. Things that...
The Crosby Street Hotel
“Firmdale Hotels’ owners, Tim and Kit Kemp believe that ‘hotels should be living things, not stuffy institutions.’” When viewing the interiors of the Firmdale Hotels, this statement becomes overtly apparent. On my next trip to New York, I plan to stay (in my dreams) at the Firmdale group’s latest addition, The Crosby Street Hotel in Manhattan. ...
The STYLE(ish) Life of Kim Ficaro
I don’t recall the first time I came across the website of Kim Ficaro. Maybe I was trying to figure out what happened to all of the extremely talented Editors from Domino magazine (ok, someday, I will stop talking about its demise.. maybe). But, Kim Ficaro is a New York based prop stylist who has worked for Domino magazine as the Style Editor as well as producing stories for the likes of...