A few weeks ago, in an interview on The Barneys blog The Window, I happened to mention that I love menswear. When asked to describe my aesthetic I said: Aesthetically, I sometimes think I’m a dapper man trapped in a woman’s body. I gravitate towards menswear, leathers and things with clean and simple lines. I guess I would call it “masculine edgy” with a guilty penchant for glamour! I am an … [Read more...]

The Reinvention of Minimalism.


The Paris apartment of architect-of-the-moment Joseph Dirand - featured in T Magazine. The son of the famous interiors photographer Jacques Dirand, Joseph is now one of the most sought after architects in the fashion world, bringing his Parisian touch to minimalism. “I don’t care about style anymore, in a way I hate style, I hate design,” he says. “It’s about life, and generosity.” How … [Read more...]



I've had my eye on The Dean, the latest project from Will Cooper and Ari Heckman of ASH NYC, ever since they told me about it last year. The Dean is a boutique hotel in Providence. When I was in college I dated a dude that went to Brown, and ten years ago, there was one restaurant in Providence that you took your parents to when they visited. Now it's a little super cool town, and The Dean is one … [Read more...]



Some days you just want to stay in bed. Mornings, a series by still life photographer Sharon Radisch captures just that. Follow her blog and instagram.  … [Read more...]

Ads Libitum.


Ah, tumblr. What a wealth of joyous content you contain. Like this, the work of french art director David Redon. Ads Libitum is his re-imagining of famous songs as vintage ads. He treats the artist as the product and the song title as the slogan. Pretty delightful. Hmmm, I'm torn between Beat It, Juicy, Come As You Are and , Sun is Shining. I wish he sold these! I also love the Kanye, … [Read more...]

Iconic | Uschi Obermaier


The other day I was talking with none other than my therapist about legendary german model/groupie Uschi Obermaier. The IT girl of 1968, Uschi had affairs with everyone from Mick Jagger, to Keith Richards to Jimi Hendrix. She had one hell of a crazy life. A symbol of the German left, she and her first boyfriend Rainer Langhan became symbols of the sexual revolution. Then she and Keith were … [Read more...]