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Weekend Shopping…and of Course Saving:

Our big Saturday this weekend involved leaving the apartment by 9:00 am (ahh, the life of a parent) and venturing to the Short Hills Mall. As Colette’s getting older it’s important to find activities that get us all out of the house, and sometimes out of the city. We entered through the doors of Saks Fifth Avenue by 9:45 am and were greeted with a …

To Infinity and Beyond:

Every season there are a few “must buy” key pieces. This fur scarf from ShopBop ($188) being one of them. I’ve recommended to every client I style that she invests in one. It’s a simple go-to accessory that looks fab paired with everything from a vintage t-shirt to a silk blouse or chambray button-down. Layering is crucial for the frigid temps, so why not make …

Emerge Your Inner Artist

Remember the days of spin art and pottery birthday parties? Well there’s a new concept on the block. Hiho Batik is your one-stop-shop for creating kids and adults clothing and accessories. Hiho uses 100% cotton that’s insanely soft—and made in the U.S. You can make your own design or choose from an already created handmade batik one. The art space, located at 184 Fifth Avenue …

How to Dress for an Apocalypse

I’ll start off by saying I feel blessed and lucky to have my health and an undamaged apartment, car and other belongings. Even though my family and I were uprooted to stay in a hotel for three nights, we came away unscathed and even prouder to live downtown during Hurricane Sandy. There’s a sense of community and compassion that no disaster could shake. (This picture …