Monthly Archives: August 2011

What I Did For Love

I Baked! These were absolutely delish. Like peach cobbler on the go. Last year I worked like crazy, trying to make enough to live on my own and pay huge amounts of money towards my student loans. I was rather … Continue reading

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Flower Girl

These are Jumbo Asters. No, I didn’t get them from an adoring, thoughtful guy. I grew them! My miniscule plot in the Harlem Community Garden has produced sugar peas (enough for one large meal), asparagus, and bunches of these beautiful … Continue reading

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INC Editor at Large Campaign

Yesterday I attended a fashion event with a couple colleagues from Threads of Color. It was a preview of the new collection styled by Anna Dello Russo. They had a DJ, a film about Anna in the background, an open … Continue reading

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Back to School

Summer officially ends for me next week. Monday, August 22nd, sends me back into the classroom where 87 fashion students await my further instructions, with more to come as the other schools start up the following week. I’ve prepared my … Continue reading

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Tea and Sympathy

Do you ever get home really late at night, and you’re hungry, but you’re too tired to eat an actual meal? The Brits would know what to do. Get yourself a lovely mug of tea and a biscuit, or some … Continue reading

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Day 21: Faryl Robin Pumps

I love these shoes in the Fall. The mossy color makes me think of elves in the woods. I recently went camping with some friends up in the Adirondacks. It was delightful. The temperature hovered in the 80s, and there … Continue reading

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Day 20: Material Girl Pumps

Every girl needs a pair of close-toed, black patent leather pumps for – job interviews! And yes, I have one. Bronx Community College has called me in for an interview for a job I applied for over a month ago. … Continue reading

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