Fashion Category

November 13, 2014

What is Your Color ?

Economist magazine was a long, very longtime mainstay in my bag. It was what I pulled out at subway commutes, waits at the doctors office, or at the long weekend queue at Whole Foods. But reading it was not a pleasure. I loved the writing and the material but there was something about it that […]

October 24, 2014

Oscar de la Renta

OSCAR DE LA RENTA July 22, 1932 – October 20, 2014 American Fashion Royalty

July 29, 2014

Jeans turn 80 today

  I knew denim is rooted in years but not that it is even older than my mom who turned 78 this year.   Lately I have been fixated by patched denim garments and then I saw this article from Lucky magazine August 2014. It totally shows the picture of how denim is so personal […]

February 14, 2013

DVF in 24 Hours – Harper’s Bazaar March 2013

There are days that, no matter how hard I try, there are things in my agenda that I did not get to do. At the day’s end, I ask myself what happened in 24 hours ? Hence the curiosity I have for even busier celebrities such as Diane von Furstenberg, of the wrap dress fame, […]

May 3, 2012

Anna dello Russo for H & M

Filed in: Fashion

Come October 4th, Vogue Japan’s ┬ádirector-at-large Anna dello Russo will captivate (and I predict be a cause for long queues at the H & M doors) when her collection becomes available. Don’t know who Anna dello Russo is ? Well for your sake, watch this clip and be in the know. This name will soon […]

April 27, 2012

Paris – Milan – London Style

The other night, a fashion forward friend of ours came by to check out an Hermes belt I was selling. Sadly, it did not work out. But easily coerced to sit and stay for dinner, we had, among many topics, a conversation started on how San Francisco girls hardly wear skirts or dresses. Blame it […]

April 18, 2012


Filed in: Brands, Fashion

The Style magazine of the New York Times last Sunday had an interesting article on the Stiletto. I always thought a stiletto meant a high and precarious skinny heel, the type you would need to bring a change of shoes for, in those events and instances you needed that “height” and the living dangerously attitude […]