Swarovski
ART/FASHION

Swarovski & Karlie Kloss bedazzle NYC

Swarovski celebrated the opening of its Time’s Square store last week at Hudson Mercantile. An architecturally exquisite production space set in Hudson Yards, ascending the old-fashioned industrial elevator was only the third exciting treat.          The bedazzled makeshift hot dog stand, welcoming bags and late winter coats was the second, while having […]

ART/FASHION

“Contrasts of Spring” Art Exhibition

“Contrasts of Spring” vernissage at Caelum Gallery Thursday night was a perfect entry into spring. Presented by the International Art Alliance, and curated by Tatyana Borodina, select paintings, designs, photographs and jewelry by 14 notable artists triggered the opening of this season’s fractal-flowers. Albeit textiles, gemstones, feathers, architecture, paintings and more—various branches of creativity focalized around […]

LITERATURE/TRAVEL

Dangerous Voice: A Poem

Dangerous Tongue Slicing niceties into blades that scratch away the warm red lip gloss, melt mascara and pop rosy cheeks, Gossip prevails.   Mirrors paint her walls, inside & out, she scurries between switches, eliminating facial glitches -with Pointy Fingernails   Scissoring up well-stitched inseams and dreams with whispers, words and index finger pointed up, […]

Women Empowerment Through Art
ART/FASHION

SHE IS: Women Empowerment through Art

“SHE IS” is an art show featuring 20 female visionaries. Their profound experiences do not shy away from expressing themselves through mixed media, sculpture, print and canvas. Curated by Marina Dojchinov, the goddess whose expertise spans the spokes of the ultimate culture fractal—One Art Space has the privilege of being blessed by incredible women. Nestled warmly […]

spring festival
HEALTH/DINING

Chinese New Year at Phillip Chow Restaurant

The beautiful Dragon Dance, amid a Chinese New Year’s dinner at Phillip Chow had me wondering all about the culture –once again. Serving classic Beijing style cuisine amid the luxury, tavern-like ambiance, glamorous crispy duck, carved out into perfection by the founder himself—Phillip Chow—walnut seasoned prawn, chicken satay, dancing dragons, and a golden specialty ‘yunbao’ cocktail […]

Opium
ART/FASHION

Marcel Ostertag’s ‘Opium’ runway Collection, NYFW 18

‘There is no better a gift on Heart Day, than dynamic fractalized flowers on the runway.’   fs   Unveiling an exquisite bouquet of autumn/winter looks this Valentine’s day was German-based fashion fanatic Marcel Ostertag. Titled “Opium”, revealing costumes equipped with conservative appeal graced the Spring Studios’ runway. He fused together the vintage classic with modern edge. […]