Tag Archives: Mad Men

no escape

No Escape I’ve said it before, I started blogging about style and fashion and all the fluffy stuff, because I had become exhausted by the tough stuff. Years of work with and among the marginalized had finally overwhelmed me with its ugliness. Please read Vodka and Chanel 19 here.  But I am preternaturally unable to ignore […]

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retail is dead

The retail shopping business is literally being erased in the face of unprecedented: environmental degradationpolitical unrestsocioeconomic distressmulticultural confusion These four factors are enmeshed; even a slight jostle in one, produces changes in the others. These upheavals are changing everything, and so of course they’re changing retail shopping, and how we shop for clothing. I’m going to share what I’ve learned in […]

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found: style mojo

I found it. I found my style mojo. Style isn’t just about what we put on, it’s about being comfortable in our own skin. That’s style mojo, and this is how it’s done…   Go your own way.   It’s absolutely true: you can’t copy, you can’t wanna be, you can’t impersonate or make yourself into something you’re not. […]

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women working

These young women work at Sweetgreen, my new favorite neighborhood restaurant. They make the best, freshest salads around. The staff seem happy/well-treated, I hope they are. It’s unbelievable how the average American’s taste and attention to healthy food has changed. When I was growing up, a restaurant that only served salads would have been considered […]

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