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Boardwalk Empire: A 1930s Fashion Guide

4 Oct

When that twang of blues chords slides into the rocking bass beats, my heart races every single time. The saturated spindling clouds, the steely, relentless rolling waves and the crunch of salt-saturated sand …boardwalk-empire-no-one-goes-quietly-bullets-poster-11-x-17_500

It’s everything I ever felt growing up on the shores of the East Coast and it’s set against everything my old soul wishes it had been apart of as Nucky Thompson lumbers back to the boardwalk of Atlantic City. It’s year 1931, a turning point in history, and the series finale of Boardwalk Empire.

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How to Make a Vintage Dress Modern & Hip

22 Aug

The first hint of fall trends crept into this summer evening outfit with a cable knit vest and a wool fedora. See how I made this 70-year-old dress look modernly fashion forward. Continue reading

Puttin’ on the Ritz: Jazz Age Lawn Party

1 Sep

The Roaring 20s came on like a flood of booze at a Prohibition Speakeasy this past weekend on Governors Island. Continue reading

Interviewing James Cameron

7 May

Photo Courtesy of the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues

In my line of work, there are opportunities and then there are opportunities! Interviewing James Cameron was one of these “opportunity opportunities.” Continue reading