melissa odabash

Art Basel 2016

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Not many people go to Miami for the night, but on the heels of the college tour, I decided a Saturday night in Miami would be the perfect remedy for me to blow off some steam and check out the world’s most amazing art fair. I’ve been in super gear mode with helping Sea with college shopping, finishing up my second novel: A Second Course, and promoting my cool new marketplace on kellykbensimon.com, which has everything for the holiday…

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Did YOU know? Melissa Odabash

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Did YOU know? Melissa Odabash in Honor of Swim Week 2016! Did you know Im obsessed with the Proust questionnaire and by Diana Vreeland epic column in HARPER’S BAZAAR called “Why don’t you?” One of my favorites was a beauty tip: why don’t you rinse your hair with camomile tea! I cant get enough of people, and the best way to find out about who they really are is in a quick questionnaire. Get ready…

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Pretty In Pink!

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Pretty in pink! This Spring, pink satin is taking on a life of its own. Inspired by my favorite 80’s flick, Pretty in Pink, I’m channelling the look on my own terms by adding a little Boho Glamour. Pink knows no boundaries from knit lace and strappy Manolos for dinner to pink satin slip dresses for daytime yacht-time, I’m feeling very pretty in pink! My most wanted pieces are from Azzedine Alaia, Tracy Feith, my dear…

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Art Basel 2015

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Art Basel 2015: Art Basel this year was Untitled and had a broad Scope of art from saturated color at the convention center, Tracy Ermin neon light sculptures, Damien Hirst oversized prescription pills, Audimar Piget watch installation, and Sylvester Stallone incredible art and unique frames. ELLE Decor and Architectuatal Digest were polar opposites. ELLE Decor went green in Wynnwood and AD showed off the beauty of the new destination, ONE Hotel. The Faena opening was the…

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Fun In The Sun: Beaches Turks & Caicos

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For me, #FamilyFirst is more than just a hashtag. My girls are my number one priority. They are beautiful, hard working teens and I’m a single Mama Bear raising and providing for them. I take my family time very seriously and wanted to treat the girls after a successful academic year in the most beautiful place on earth, Beaches Turks & Caicos. We first went to  Beaches Turks & Caicos with my parents, seven years ago. Teddy’s childhood…

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