ELLE MAGAZINE   PARIS, FRANCE     Stan Lee would have been proud to see his legacy featured in this special trends story by Benjamin Kanarek for ELLE magazine featuring Maddie Dawn.    Maddie is putting on the poses in the Gallery Bouchard in Paris and in front of the wonderful graffiti wall art in the 19th […]

Ballet Beautiful

Tiler Peck, New York City Ballet New York City Dance Project “I wish I knew how to take care of my body when I started dancing.  Dance is an extremely physically demanding career and it is really important to be good to your body because it is your instrument.”   – Tiler Peck, Principal dancer, New […]

Je ne sais quoi

by Natalia Drepina – “In the cradle of the waves” “…because when I leave you, I don’t leave you…”   — Simone de Beauvoir, from a letter to Jean-Paul Sartre c. January 1947 featured in Letters to Sartre.   Léonore Baulac and Allister Madin   The Fountain of Love by Jean Honoré Fragonard, c. 1785 (details) via:zsazsabellagio J.R.R. Tolkien […]

In the Men’s Room

“I don’t design clothes.  I design dreams.”   — Ralph Lauren Polo Ralph Lauren Sandro F/W 2019 Menswear Paris Fashion Week     Jean Cocteau, 1940′s, photo by Herbert List   A-COLD-WALL  Nike Zoom  Vomero +5 via:zsazsabellagio via:tueur-d   Hang Yu for Versace Fall/Winter 2019-2020, by Steven Meisel     via:zsazsabellagio   Phil Hill/Jo Bonnier – Chaparral 2D […]

Elegant Life

“I suppose all great happiness is a little sad. Beauty means the scent of roses and then the death of roses–”   — F. Scott Fitzgerald, This Side of Paradise     via:zsazsabellagio via:zsazsabellagio Chanel Spring 2018 Couture “A talent is formed in stillness, a character in the world’s torrent.”   — Johann Wolfgang von […]