Category Archives: Fashion Writing

Barneys New York, a symbol of success in simpler times

Some commenters are already measuring Barneys for its coffin as Chapter 11 proceedings begin. Others like me have set off on a trip down Memory Lane––it looks a lot like Madison Avenue––to reflect on what the loss of Barneys means.

Barneys New York, a symbol of success in simpler times

Some commenters are already measuring Barneys for its coffin as Chapter 11 proceedings begin. Others like me have set off on a trip down Memory Lane––it looks a lot like Madison Avenue––to reflect on what the loss of Barneys means.

Meet top talent from CFDA Fashion Future Graduate Showcase Part 2

And here is the second part of FashionUnited’s two part profile on 2019 standouts from the graduate showcase. Meet Eliza and Beam and view their work here…

Meet top talent from CFDA Fashion Future Graduate Showcase Part 2

And here is the second part of FashionUnited’s two part profile on 2019 standouts from the graduate showcase. Meet Eliza and Beam and view their work here…

Meet top talent from CFDA Fashion Future Graduate Showcase 2019 Part 1

After a couple of months of viewing graduate fashion portfolios and collections, there are a handful that remain in my mind. In this two part series for FashionUnited I introduce you to four of them. In particular Yayi Chen’s work

Meet top talent from CFDA Fashion Future Graduate Showcase 2019 Part 1

After a couple of months of viewing graduate fashion portfolios and collections, there are a handful that remain in my mind. In this two part series for FashionUnited I introduce you to four of them. In particular Yayi Chen’s work

Otto von Busch on sustainability: What is it we are so eager to sustain?

This man is a pine-fresh gulp of air in the now-stifling conversation around sustainability. He’s a New York-based thinker and educator, but then again radical philosophers shout from every street corner in this city. But Otto’s message needs wings. Everyone,

Otto von Busch on sustainability: What is it we are so eager to sustain?

This man is a pine-fresh gulp of air in the now-stifling conversation around sustainability. He’s a New York-based thinker and educator, but then again radical philosophers shout from every street corner in this city. But Otto’s message needs wings. Everyone,

“Outfit of the day” posts, the ultimate anti-fashion ritual

We’ve all seen them standing in the way of four lanes of oncoming traffic, angled cheekbones searching for the light, while their friend (or that poor aggrieved specimen, the Instagram Husband) crouches in the street to get today’s OOTD photo.

“Outfit of the day” posts, the ultimate anti-fashion ritual

We’ve all seen them standing in the way of four lanes of oncoming traffic, angled cheekbones searching for the light, while their friend (or that poor aggrieved specimen, the Instagram Husband) crouches in the street to get today’s OOTD photo.

From Halston to Raf Simons, when corporate crushes creative

The new documentary on Halston is star-studded and a glimpse into a bygone glamorous era that perpetually fascinates. By the director of “Dior and I,” it is also a cautionary tell that still resonates deeply today. Read my review here

From Halston to Raf Simons, when corporate crushes creative

The new documentary on Halston is star-studded and a glimpse into a bygone glamorous era that perpetually fascinates. By the director of “Dior and I,” it is also a cautionary tell that still resonates deeply today. Read my review here

Kent State University’s Graduate Fashion Show 2019

This was one of the series of graduate fashion events in NYC and beyond––this one I traveled to the midwest for––that occupied me all during the month of May. Hope you enjoy. Read and see images of the wonderful collections

Kent State University’s Graduate Fashion Show 2019

This was one of the series of graduate fashion events in NYC and beyond––this one I traveled to the midwest for––that occupied me all during the month of May. Hope you enjoy. Read and see images of the wonderful collections