When I was a child, receiving arts and craft kits of all kinds were honestly the best presents I could have received! I was a total art kid; theater & visual! My parents and gradparents cultivated my creativity by always taking me to museums, broadway shows, Disney on ice, you name it...including taking me shopping [...]
Happy Halloween my lovely readers, I've had many fun Halloween costumes throughout my 27years, but this year's costume has to be my favorite! I always wanted to be an artist for Halloween but just never had the opportunity (or time) to make the idea of the costume perfect. The past two Halloweens I had a [...]
Last month I had the absolute pleasure of visiting designer Ann Dexter-Jones at her cozy and eclectic West Village townhouse and studio. We spent two days discussing her brand, fashion, life, love, art and exchanging laughs over delicious tea while she showed me around her design studio. It was wonderful connecting on a more personal level by sharing our stories of life experiences, values, family history, likes and dis-likes; realizing how much we had common with one-another. Like Ann, her home was very welcoming with the spirit of love, life and family all throughout. This made for an even better visit that I will forever remember!
It's always a great time when attending a Charlotte Ronson fashion show and presentation - great atmosphere, great people, and great clothing - Oh My! On Sept. 7th, 2014 Ronson debuted her Spring 2015 collection at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in Lincoln Center. Deciding to have the showing on location versus The Hub was a great [...]
I ALWAYS LOVE WHEN FASHION AND ART COLLIDE! AFTER ALL FASHION IS ART! Mavi will hold a contest for artists to create a mural on the brand’s U.S. flagship store in Park Slope, Brooklyn. Mavi, the Turkish denim brand announces Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams as third judge to assist in selecting the winner of [...]
As a former dancer I am always inspired by the ballet. The beautiful music, the opulent costumes, and the elegant atmosphere takes me to another world. I feel this way whether I'm dancing or a member of the audience. In fact, what I love most about Mercedes Benz Fashion Week being held at Lincoln Center [...]
Bonjour mes lecteurs les merveilleux!! - Hello, my wonderful readers! This weeks Favorite Things Friday is filled with my favorite genre of art and time period in history! Rococo art has alway been dear to my heart! In 2006 when Sofia Coppola directed "Marie Antoinette" my lavish pastel dreams came to life! Each time I [...]
Spring is in the air, and so are music festival tickets being shipped around the world to your door step for the hottest summer Music Festivals! For those of you going to many of them this season I have color coded top picks to wear to each concert, great to wear during your time rocking [...]
walking to the tents for the second day of Mercedes Benz Fashion Week was a great feeling. I was ready to take on the fashion world one show at a time. After checking in my phone buzzed with a text message from an old college friend seeing me walk in! I love when this happens, [...]
If you think that Louis Vuitton had a massive make over to its boutiques worldwide, well you aren't half wrong! Earlier this year Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama collaborated with creative director of Louis Vuitton, Marc Jacobs to transform LV into a wonderland of Pop Art & polka dots! In 2006, Kusama collaborated with Jacobs on [...]
Watch out for My new line for line accessories - Daralah by Dara Senders My new collection Has two personalities. Some pieces are very feminine and delicate with soft colors primarily muted pinks and grays. On the other hand other pieces are chunky, bulky and bright! Semi precious stones, crystals and pearls are a huge [...]
Can also be found on SociallySuperlative.com On November 13th, the Jewish Heart for Africa held their annual November Gala of 2010 at La Venue in NYC! What is Jewish Heart for Africa, you ask? They are a charity that “brings sustainable Israeli technologies to African villages. In doing so, they are saving African lives, while [...]
One day while I was doing research in the library on all things Rococo (a style of 18th century French art and interior design most popular for its use of a pastel color palate) I came across this spread in Vogue Paris Decembre 2006. I LOVE how Vogue Paris does its fashion spreads...