Posts Tagged: Nicholas Kirkwood

(Wo)Man in the Mirror

Mirrored sunglasses. They’re all the rage. You either hate them (terminator  lenses, my cousin calls them) or if you are like me, you love them for their impact. There is no middle ground. Illustration by Nelly Aba      What I

(Wo)Man in the Mirror

Mirrored sunglasses. They’re all the rage. You either hate them (terminator  lenses, my cousin calls them) or if you are like me, you love them for their impact. There is no middle ground. Illustration by Nelly Aba      What I

Ru’s Blues

It’s is sort of ironic that a menswear look should be inspired by a drag queen, no? When I first saw Rupaul strut into the workroom on an episode of Rupaul’s Drag Race in a crisp white double-breasted blazer with

Ru’s Blues

It’s is sort of ironic that a menswear look should be inspired by a drag queen, no? When I first saw Rupaul strut into the workroom on an episode of Rupaul’s Drag Race in a crisp white double-breasted blazer with

Neon York City!

I’m ecstatic that The Ecstatic Flash illustrator and friend Nelly Aba is back at the drawing board! And just in time to celebrate my triumphant return (ha!) to the city of neon lights! It’s been a full 6 months since I was last in New York, my other home-away-from-home (my first home away from home being Paris…or is it London? It’s somewhere which isn’t where I am, that’s for sure!).

Neon York City!

I’m ecstatic that The Ecstatic Flash illustrator and friend Nelly Aba is back at the drawing board! And just in time to celebrate my triumphant return (ha!) to the city of neon lights! It’s been a full 6 months since I was last in New York, my other home-away-from-home (my first home away from home being Paris…or is it London? It’s somewhere which isn’t where I am, that’s for sure!).

A Certain Subtle Sibilance of a Sunny Sunday

It’s been a while since I enjoyed a simple and edifying sunday brunch infused with repartee as sprightly and potent as the coffee the accompanies my meal. This past Sunday, with the sun out for a frolic finally after several

A Certain Subtle Sibilance of a Sunny Sunday

It’s been a while since I enjoyed a simple and edifying sunday brunch infused with repartee as sprightly and potent as the coffee the accompanies my meal. This past Sunday, with the sun out for a frolic finally after several

D’Orsays on the Quai d’Orsay

What I cherish most about having attended 6 weddings last year was that I got to experience the union of souls in such varying ambiances. I attended a family friend’s marriage ceremony in Paris which, at the last minute (a few

D’Orsays on the Quai d’Orsay

What I cherish most about having attended 6 weddings last year was that I got to experience the union of souls in such varying ambiances. I attended a family friend’s marriage ceremony in Paris which, at the last minute (a few

Let There Be Leather

I fell in love with a piece of the Ghesquière legacy before he left Balenciaga. Admire as I do the body of  work of Alexander Wang– the new designer at the helm of the legendary fashion house– Nicholas Ghesquière’s hard-edged femininity of design

Let There Be Leather

I fell in love with a piece of the Ghesquière legacy before he left Balenciaga. Admire as I do the body of  work of Alexander Wang– the new designer at the helm of the legendary fashion house– Nicholas Ghesquière’s hard-edged femininity of design