New York | Travel

Upstate Escape: Hudson, NY

By on July 25, 2017

For those who live in New York City, or really any city, being able to escape the incessant honking, rat-filled subways and mountains of garbage is a welcome treat. I’d heard so much about Hudson, always presented as a mecca for farm-to-table fare and hip furniture stores. Hudson was a cool (and easy) escape – […]

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New York | Travel

The Chic Guide To Downtown Brooklyn

By on June 29, 2017

I’ve lived in Downtown Brooklyn for about a month now, so I think that qualifies me to write about it. Before moving to Brooklyn I was single-mindedly Manhattan. I have to take a train or two to get somewhere? No thanks. But oh, was I wrong. Moving to Brooklyn has been amazing, not just because […]

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Hair | New York

New ‘Do, Who Dis: Inside My Alibi NYC Hair-Over

By on June 21, 2017

One of my favorite things to do is flip through old family photo albums with my sister. Strolls down memory lane are the best, except when you’re constantly stumbling upon pictures of you with the world’s worst haircut. These pictures are on just about every album page from 1992 (when I finally grew hair) until […]

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New York | skincare

Treat Yourself: Haven Spa

By on June 7, 2017

On a rainy and irritatingly cold day in May, I left work early (aka 6pm) and hustled to the nearest subway station at Bryant Park. Jumping off at Broadway-Lafayette I struggled to hold my purse, balance the heavy tote on my shoulder and hold my umbrella high and forcefully enough to combat the whipping wind. Down the […]

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Fashion | New York

OOTD: A $10,000 Skirt

By on May 18, 2017

Yes you read that headline right…I own a skirt that retails for $10,000. And no, I didn’t actually pay $10,000. Working in the fashion industry can be tough. It’s fast-paced, appearance-based, sometimes problematic not to mention competitive, often un-friendly and oh wait I haven’t even mentioned the long hours and low pay! But if there’s […]

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