What Goes into a Bridal Trousseau (and answers to other questions you were too afraid to ask)
...a wedding dress that might have been worn by a grandmother and passed for two generations is stored lovingly in a chest to see the light again in another time and place.Read more
The ABC of Attire
Fashion Is Emotion, From the Catwalk to the Boudoir to the Arthouse If one combines the attendance at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York and that at the...Read more
The Angel collection for the Not Too Angelic
American painter William Closson inspires Frances Smily's Angel collection of wearable art lingerie.Read more
So you want to make it on Broadway?
The Great White Way is the nickname for that section of Broadway in the Midtown section of New York City, between 42nd and 53rd Streets. Its name dates to 1880,...Read more
Buy your loved one a Lupercalia gift...
Lupercalia was a very ancient, possibly pre-Roman festival observed for a couple of days around February 14th to avert evil spirits and purify the city, releasing health and fertility. The...Read more
What kind of year will 2016 "shape" up to be?
New Year Predictions No sooner has the holiday turkey gone cold than the forecasters are making predictions for the New Year, covering topics as far ranging as the weather to...Read more
Our Antidote to Sweaty Betty
Ditch the sweats, Don the robe After a day in work clothes that can be, well, constraining, the natural temptation as soon as we get home is to strip off...Read more