Totally Timo

Totally Timo
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The other day I had the pleasure of hosting a trunk show with one of my favorite designers – Timo Weiland at Scoop in New York. Timo’s designs are young and fresh, catering to the cool crowd for whom he DJs at The Jane and SoHo Grand. He’s been on my radar – and that of fashion insiders since he launched his first collection for Spring 2010. Since then, the line has been picked up…

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Sharing the love

Sharing the love
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Some people knit as a hobby, others Sudoku, I make jewelry. Creating accessories and baubles has been a passion and a pastime of mine since I was 16. Growing up in Wisconsin, I used to make friendship bracelets from fishing wire as a hobby. As I grew older and began modeling, I started collecting vintage medallions from my travels and incorporating them into my designs. Inspired to see how this interest could develop, I took…

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Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day
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Of all the roles I play in life, being a mother is the most encompassing and enriching. May 10th is an arbitrary day to celebrate the gift that is motherhood – in fact, every day I get to spend with my beautiful daughters is Mother’s Day. My girls bring so much joy (and craziness) to my life. As I write this, there is a raucous cacophony of teenage girls’ laughter and shouting lighting up the…

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Denim on Denim

Denim on Denim
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I’m a denim girl. When I’m not dressed for a party, I’m dressed for an active life of running around New York, chasing after my kids and riding my horse out East. Wearing denim is not just a fashion statement, it’s a statement of gender equality. Did you know that it was only 60 years ago that jeans were made for women? It was the French designer André Courrèges who innovated and adapted this previously masculine…

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Playtime in Palm Beach

Playtime in Palm Beach
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And she’s back! It seems like just a few weeks ago that I was in Palm Beach – probably because it was only a month since my last visit. I love the beach and the warm weather – so when my friend Alvin Valley asked me to host his trunk show on my birthday weekend – I thought why not! Mixing business and pleasure is always my pleasure. After celebrating my birthday beachside in a bikini…

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