Tag Archives: Coco Chanel

Last Thrill and Testament

I had a job where they asked me, why I thought I still had style at my age. After unplugging my oxygen tank and parking my walker said, “Because I’m still breathing?” I did ponder this though, once my ego … Continue reading

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Notes From The Carlyle – August 2018

Elegy to self:   It’s vodka and tonic weather in a chilled, crystal glass filled with extra lime. You can almost hear the ice throughout the city, chime like church bells. Never fails when it’s this hot for me to … Continue reading

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The Camille Chronicles – July 2014

Camille and I had a date to go shopping, but instead of Bloomies or Saks she wanted to go to an outlet downtown. When I tell you this is so not Camille, I’m not kidding. “Why are we here again?” … Continue reading

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More Is More

I was invited to an in-house fashion show to see a designer’s (who will remain nameless) new fall line. Yes, it’s September already on 7th Ave. and 36th Street. These shows normally bore, not to mention annoy me since you’re … Continue reading

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Mentors

I’ve had 5 major aesthetic influences in my life whose likenesses and differences commingled spilling over to me. They’re the reason I’ve looked the same for 35 years. Wow, did I just admit that? This post was inspired by my … Continue reading

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