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The Great Googa Mooga

May 17, 2013
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The Great Googa Mooga

The Great Googa Mooga -Brooklyn’s answer to a true music festival, served up by the team that brings us Bonnaroo each year-is upon us.  The music and munchies kicks off tonight in Prospect Park with headlining act the Yeah Yeah Yeahs as well as The Darkness and The Flaming Lips.  DJ sets include Chairlift and Sam Spiegel of...

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Frieze Frame

May 10, 2013
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Frieze Frame

Today kicks off 4 days of art–installations, sound scapes, collaborations, etc– in the 180 galleries of the Frieze Art Fair.  The New York event in 2013 promises to be the biggest yet with attractions so attractive that the monsoon rains won’t keep us away.  Foodies rejoice in Frieze’s restaurant partners: Blue Bottle Coffee, Frankie’s Spuntino...

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For the Love of Art – February 13th NYC Events

February 12, 2013
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For the Love of Art – February 13th NYC Events

Love is in the air and I’m slowly crawling out of the cave of my extended winter hybernation: just in time for two much anticipated events.  The first is Single Fare 3, the third installation of the series brought to you by Michael Kagan and Jean-Pierre Roy, which invites artists to imaginatively transform a utilitarian New York...

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ReciclaGEM

January 2, 2013
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ReciclaGEM

I was able to catch Tamara Leacock, creator and designer of ReciclaGEM, for an interview and photo shoot before she jets of to Brazil for the Encuentro 2013 conference.   Her collection, a mosaic of color, texture and pattern, reminds me of patchwork quilts, exotic fruit and flower gardens.  Gorgeous though her clothes are,...

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8020 Neckwear for The Holidays

December 18, 2012
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8020 Neckwear for The Holidays

As Seen at WFW Holiday Market: Designer Cristina Rose sources materials fresh out of NYC to create these “it” baubles.  Park Slope made (like yours truly), 8020 Neckwear dishes up a range of what’s happening now: from rocker spikes n’ chains to Native American-inspo collars.  Mother Earth is the New Black for Spring 2013 – grab your...

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