Posts filed under “Personal Style”

Kingston New Year

Scene: Carmel Holt on New Years Eve at co-hosts René de Roneque and John McKinney’s colorful party at John’s home built in 1723 in uptown Kingston, New York. The authentic stone construction dates back to pre-Revolution days. It has withstood the Revolutionary War and the 1777 burning of Kingston. The warm interior defined by wide plank floors, […]

Fall Sightings

Scene: Put together. Making it casual, dressing it up, and combining both. Frost grey, soft pinks, and shades of tan. Quiet colors, classic tones, and brights too. Florals, stripes, and plaid. Earthy shades and prints. Pattern play for any day. Black and white, of course.      

At The Shows

Scene: New York Fashion Week. The energy was high, the looks were wide ranging, and everyone involved, in many ways, was striking and beautiful in their own way. It’s about street style with a show ready attitude, all put together for a fabulous show of style off the runways. Monochromatic looks, matching sets, subdued and brilliant hues, patterns, bucket hats, […]

Happy Birthday America

Scene: Maria, a proud and colorful American, sparkling her way up the street in red, white, and blue to celebrate Independence Day. Independence Day by S. Ginsberg: My country / Noble / Resilient / Troubled / Divided / Strong / Still a beacon of hope / In this uncertain world / Ever striving toward the “Dream” […]

Harry and Nancy’s Club Room

Scene: Harry King and Nancy Donahue at their famed fashion reunion soiree. The recent bash was in the Club Room, at the Soho Grand Hotel. It was a get-together full of joy, celebration, and conversation. The glamorous and fun guests included models, models, and supermodels, photographers, editors, fashion designers, art directors, hair and makeup stylists, producers, and other industry greats and […]