SPRING IS IN THE AIR

SPRING IS IN THE AIR
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Can you feel it? The weather is finally warming up. The sun is out for longer. The city is coming alive again! I spent an afternoon frolicking in SoHo, enjoying the first few days of non-freezing weather we’ve had in months, wearing Tess Giberson’s standout Spring 2015 collection. Tess Giberson is a break out star. While those in the know have had her on their radar since she launched her eponymous line in 2001, Tess is…

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THE CHIC GUIDE TO PARIS

THE CHIC GUIDE TO PARIS
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Céline Kaplan is an icon as a French Public Relations. Her clients include ERES, Ladurée, The Webster Miami, among other esteemed international brands. While I was in PARIS, I of course asked Céline for her insider advice. Here is her list of musts in Paris for any chic visit: EATING Restaurant CLAUDE COLLIOT, 40 Rue des Blancs Manteaux 21, 21 Rue Mazarine Ladurée for the best French macarons in the world, as well as chocolate making classes (by appointment only but…

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#KKBLOVES LAUNCH – FRENCH DO IT BETTER

#KKBLOVES LAUNCH – FRENCH DO IT BETTER
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  Where do you launch your blog? In Paris, of course! I knew I wanted to launch my new blog in Paris where my modeling career began. ASSOULINE, who has published four of my books, graciously offered to host the affair in their store on Rue Bonaparte. For the trip, I asked my sixteen year old daughter, Sea, if she wanted to come and have a mother/daughter vacation (of course she said yes – what 16 year…

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A FAIRYTALE NIGHT WITH HSN AND CINDERELLA

A FAIRYTALE NIGHT WITH HSN AND CINDERELLA
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Smack the middle of Fashion Week, HSN held a whimsical soirée to celebrate the forthcoming Cinderella release and their exclusive product collaboration. We were treated to a private screening of the film at the Tribeca Grand Hotel, followed by an intimate dinner at Ladurée. Just like Cinderella, we were all transformed into royalty for the evening – there were tiaras on every plate along with rose macarons for a truly delicious experience.  I chatted with Marshall…

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PRADA’S PARISIAN DOLL HOUSE

PRADA’S PARISIAN DOLL HOUSE
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Stepping into Prada’s Paris flagship on Rue Saint Honoré was especially surreal this Paris Fashion Week. Outfitted for the third series of its Iconoclasts installation, the boutique was transformed into a doll house by acclaimed Italian costume designer Milena Cananero. While only film buffs might recognize the name, there’s no question you’ve been touched by her work. Milena’s long collaboration with Stanley Kubrick led her to create costumes for A Clockwork Orange, A Space Odyssey,…

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