Drape Me in Dolce

   

shot by Arthur Elgort for TeenVOGUE Sept 2006

While helping fashion director Lauren Goodman, employer, and dear friend with a trend report, I realized something that most fashion girls realize at some point in their awakening.  I should have been born in another time.  This feeling has creeping up on before at certain other points in my life.  While watching opera at La Scala in Milan, wandering the streets of Vienna w/ Katie, and especially in the Schonbrunn Palace, every time I look at a fashion editorial of St. Petersburg and now while reading Anna Karenina.  

I should have been born in another time! (more…)

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December 2, 2009. Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Celebrities, Fashion, self-realization, Uncategorized. Leave a comment.

The Unemployed Life – Day 3 Back in NYC

I’m on Day 3 of being unemployed and I’m still pretty optimistic about the whole thing.  Having been laid off I feel very “American.”  Let’s face it, as a black girl from NYC I had about nothing in common with Joe the Plumber, but now with the whole economic crisis effecting me directly, I feel very in-tune with him.  I’m back in NY after hiding out in DC for a few days.  I was pretty proactive while I was there in finding a new job, looking and considering new careers.  I’m hoping in Puerto Rico I’m going (more…)

November 26, 2008. Tags: , , . Puerto Rico, self-realization, Travel, Unemployment. Leave a comment.