Tag Archives: Style & Conversation

at the heart of british style

London calling  Reposting “At The Heart Of British Style” again because it’s London Fashion Week! And I’m thinking about tweed even though I’m sitting in New York, half-naked, in 80 degree heat in September. And I just love the word “twee.”  Stella McCarthy This post was written by my friend, Esther, from Style & Conversation. Esther lives […]

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making connections

It’s been a good year. I’ve been working hard: writing, styling clothes, taking pictures, watching women watch themselves, trying to understand what women do want.  I started to blog when it seemed like diversity was finally hitting the runway, and it wasn’t hard to find women who were tired of the same stale stereotypes about older women. […]

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why you should care about fast fashion

Rana Plaza DHAKA, Bangladesh — The police in Bangladesh filed formal murder charges on Monday against 41 people accused of involvement in the 2013 collapse of a building that housed several clothing factories, leaving more than 1,100 people dead in the worst disaster in garment industry history. (New York Times, June 1, 2015) See this […]

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Style & Conversation

The second of two kindred spirits I have met lately is Esther. What can I say about Esther, the woman behind Style & Conversation? That she is beautiful, that she has great style, that she is intelligent, and that she is genuinely nice. She makes you feel comfortable and appreciated. She’s sensitive — a word we don’t usually […]

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