Posts by fjdv

Behind the Velvet Robe

Scene: In March. I did a post on social media and Sandra Smith-Doghmi, Founder and Publisher, Red the Luxury Life magazine contacted me saying “I love the photo of you and your wife in front of the neon and would like to do a story about it”. Sure, I said. I gathered photographs and wrote […]

Bergdorf Goodman and Ex Nihilo Paris

Scene: Benoît Verdier, co-owner of the luxury Parisian fragrance house EX NIHILO at Bergdorf Goodman. EX NIHILO Presented by Bergdorfs, Powered by Éclat Public Relations. At the press preview the French brand launched 10019 Wonders fragrance which one can customize, exclusively at Bergdorf Goodman. Benoît also featured the Speed Legend fragrance in his presentation and […]

Nancy and Harry’s Shindig

Scene: Harry King and Nancy Donahue at their fun event at Slate in New York City. It was the perfect Friday evening for a fashion reunion! Their parties have stayed true to a musical beat. The vibe was upbeat and happy as the DJ spinned Studio 54 dance music pumping up the buoyant mood. The […]

NYFW Naeem Khan

Scene: The Naeem Khan Spring Summer ’24 collection at New York Fashion Week. The theme was To India My Love. The show was a heartfelt homage to the colors, culture, and craftsmanship of India which inspired the vibrant tapestry of the designer’s homeland, where beauty and diversity, tradition and innovation intertwined seamlessly on the runway. A […]

NYMD PM

The PM Shows at New York Men’s Day Spring/Summer 2024. The start of New York Fashion Week begins with New York Men’s Day (NYMD). While focused primarily on menswear (including genderless and unisex), NYMD gives up-and-coming designers an opportunity to showcase with visibility This was the 10th installment of NYMD, a showcase of menswear collections […]