Posts filed under “Culture”

Disco Skate

Scene: Roller Disco! Vibrant energy filled the venue at the Third Annual Catskills Roller Disco by Wolf + Lamb‘s Zev Eisenberg which was held at Skate Time 209. Organized and sponsored by J.T. McKay and Sean B. Nutley of bluecashew Kitchen Homestead in Kingston. Other sponsors: Hudson Modern, Rustic Pines, and StockadeFaire. A throwback sensation of Roxy the popular nightclub in New York City. […]

Halston Night

Scene: Halston campaign, one of four ads, this one was for his Night fragrance that ran in The New York Times in the early 80’s when I was fashion art director at Bloomingdale’s. Photographer Arthur Elgort, Models Joan Severance and Tony Spinelli both wearing Halston, Stylist Jill Glover (rip), Hair Stylist Lindy King (rip), Art […]

New Accessory

I’m taking a break from my NYFW Series. Five more to come. Scene: The mask. A necessary accessory that has become a way to express ourselves. I’ve noticed over the years Asians visiting the city wearing masks which is attributed to protection; from environmental harms, air pollutants, allergens, and the sun. The modern surgical mask with multiple layers of gauze dates to […]

NYFW Chiara Boni

Scene: The Chiara Boni La Petite Robe Fall/Winter 20/21 show at Spring Studios. From behind the scenes, first looks, and to the runway. The Italian designer Chiara Boni embraced a vibrant Spanish mood. This translated into the lively, upbeat vibe echoed in the collection, which also welcomed elements of the Castilian iconography, including fringes, polka dots, and matador hats. Rich […]

NYFW Him

Scene: Behind the scenes and to the runway with HIM Autumn/Winter Collection “Evening Ceremony: Rituals of Love & Devotion” Presentation at New York Men’s Day during Fashion Week. Designer Pablo Leon founded the label in 2018. As stated on the CFDA website — Pablo Leon, feeling a need to express his queer and brown identity in a climate […]