Category Archives: FASHION

seeing as bella Bella

Love is the power to see similarity in the dissimilar ~ Theodor W. Adorno although she is bella, and she responds to bella as her name, her name is not bella.  her given name is laura marie louise.  bella is my … Continue reading

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it all started in a back street in nottingham.  6 byard lane.  well, the business part.  the creative part, he had that it in him.  he also had behind him, pauline denyer, who was then teaching fashion at the city art … Continue reading

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a man’s world

last night, Hermes, threw a party in the miami design district.  the theme was ‘a man’s world’.  the party celebrated men and their world.  Hermes threw an amazing party.  the venue, the music, the crowd, and yes, food and drinks, were just right. … Continue reading


3 luvSTUFF = 3 luvMUST

1) flowers– the march equinox, which marks the first day of spring, is almost upon us.  it’s the season of rebirth and renewal.  spring flowers have started to bloom, and this is an ideal time to bring fresh flowers indoors. … Continue reading

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3 luvSTUFF = 3 luvMUST

1) juice– not just any juice.  ‘morning’ luvMUST juice.  this is freshly juiced, organic green apple and organic carrot juice.  this fruit and vegetable combination is both low in calories and high in nutritional benefits.  carrots are rich in beta-carotene that help … Continue reading

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a few weeks ago, on a chilly evening in new york city, i stood still in front of Barneys New York, on madison avenue, and was completely absorbed and delighted watching the holiday windows of the retailer.  on november, Barneys New … Continue reading

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what better time than during art basel miami for Hermès to host a reception, at the on the radar miami design district, in miami, florida, where their next shop will be opening in february 2013.  the reception hosted Hermès third edition of careé … Continue reading

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3 luvSTUFF = 3 luvMUST

1) olive– the olive is the fruit of one of the oldest cultivated tress in the world dating back to asia minor more than 6,000 years ago.  the olive tree lives up to 1000 years and requires very little maintenance, … Continue reading

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seduced and enamoured or was i enamoured and then seduced?  by a fragrance?  in that now moment i was…in 1989, in milan, italy, i found a luvFIND, a fragrance by ETRO; lemon sorbet, and ten years later, gimmo etro, better known as signor etro, introduced … Continue reading

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3 luvSTUFF = 3 luvMUST

1) Macarons – LADUREE— laduree has been in business since 1862, and in the early 20th century, pierre desfontaines, the cousin of louis ernest laduree, thought of  filling two macarons, giving laduree its most famous delicacy.  in paris, france, during fashion week, at … Continue reading

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