Garance Doré in Chicago || Part Two

(Photo Credit: Jeff Schear/Museum of Science and Industry/Chicago) Last week Garance Doré came to Chicago for the first time to accept the first “Fashion Inspiration Award” from the Museum of Science and Industry. It was an incredible thrill to meet such an…


Garance Doré in Chicago || Part One

When Garance Doré announced she was coming to Chicago, I had a hard time containing my excitement — as one of the world’s most inspiring photographers and fashion bloggers, she has had a major influence on my work personally and…


First Snow

“When I no longer thrill to the first snow of the season, I’ll know I’m growing old” — Lady Bird Johnson



Shinrin-yoku, developed in Japan in the 1980’s, translates as ‘forest bathing’ or ‘luxuriating in the woods’ and is now a recognized relaxation technique, similar to natural aromatherapy.


Project Runway All-Stars Launch Party

On October 30th, Season Four of Project Runway All-Stars aired on Lifetime and I was honored to attend the Chicago Launch Party at the Mayne Theater, hosted by designers Kate Pankoke and Justin LeBlanc.