Places: Backstage at Inbal Dror, Naeem Khan, Reem Acra & Marchesa


This week’s Places is all about the quiet, stolen moments before the show begins, backstage at Inbal Dror, Naeem Khan, Reem Acra & Marchesa . . .

“Love is the voice under all silences, the hope which has no opposite in fear; the strength so strong mere force is feebleness: the truth more first than sun, more last than star.” –e.e. cummings

Notes from the Weekend & a Few Lovely Links

AFTER FINISHING Catch and Kill: Lies, Spies, and a Conspiracy to Protect Predators by Ronan Farrow last week, was a little stressed about choosing the next book to read as that one and most of the ones before were all so good. (This one is a beautiful read, by the way.)

News 11.11.19 : Today’s Articles of Interest from Around the Internets

While there’s no telling exactly how many people have learned to French-kiss from wikiHow, we know for sure that more than 22 million people have viewed the article that teaches that particular lesson.

Playlist 11.10.19 : Five Songs for the Weekend

Today, the New York rap wiseacre Wiki follows up his 2017 album No Mountains In Manhattan with a new one called Oofie. Like No Mountains, Oofie is a meditation on the life on a New York dirtbag…

News 11.08.19 : Today’s Articles of Interest from Around the Internets

In every major economic downturn in US history, the ‘villains’ have been the ‘heroes’ during the preceding boom,” said the late, great management guru Peter Drucker. I cannot help but wonder if that might be the case over the next few years, as the United States (and possibly the world) heads toward its next big slowdown.

Creating an Art-Filled Home

If you’ve been thinking about adding art to your space and aren’t sure where to begin, then this article is for you. To begin, while it may be tempting to follow trends, in the end, it’s best to simply buy what you love. You may be swayed by all of those spare line drawings of arms and hands and other body parts that you’ve been seeing everywhere on Instagram for the past few months now, but are they really what you truly love? Being influenced by and following a passing trend may not be the best way to begin.

Required: Shearling Flight & Aviator Leather Jackets

@josefinehj Alain Delon / via Pinterest Season after season, there is always one trendy piece that Parisians are the most interested in investing in, and it is the shearling flight or aviator leather jacket. Going back in history, we can trace how this one-time aviation garment became one of the most iconic military items of »