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Culture and Costume at Fowler Museum

Published on April 27, 2013

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The Critter and I spent an idyllic afternoon last week at The Fowler, getting to know the wonderful gem of a museum located on the UCLA campus. The Fowler started as way for world travelers to share objects collected from different cultures, and its beautifully curated exhibits show all the love and care of those [...]


Oscar Moms – the Real Story

Published on February 24, 2013

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I always love the buzz in my neighborhood on this weekend. It’s the most glamorous time of the year, as we celebrate the engine that runs things around here. As I watch the Red Carpet, I LOVE that stars now bring their moms to the the Oscars, because we all know who REALLY started the [...]


Rosie Pope IS Pregnant in Heels and has Fabulous New West Coast Store

Published on April 16, 2012

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Never have I felt such empathy with a reality show as when I was watching Rosie Pope in Bravo’s Pregnant in Heels. The reality series made her a household name to stylish mommies to be, and I found myself wishing that not only did I wish I had had her fashions and practical advice during [...]


il Teatro alla Moda at the Wallis Annenberg Center for Performing Arts Sets Expectations for Things to Come

Published on November 17, 2011

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I recently spent a wonderful morning with my former client and friend Lou Moore of the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts. We enjoyed catching up over breakfast at the Montage with a view of the garden, chatting about the premiere offering of what will be known as the [...]


Fashion’s Night Out on Rodeo kicks off Fall Season

Published on October 6, 2011

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You knew I couldn’t go much longer without reporting about the our fab Fashions Night Out on Rodeo, right? I got to enjoy a sexy cocktail party with my running buddy Barrie hosted by the fab folks at Luxe along with some of my favorite blogging ladies. Then the evening morphed into a fun night [...]


Fashion’s Night Out 2011 Thursday September 8 on Rodeo Drive!

Published on September 7, 2011

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Last year’s Fashion’s Night Out was a really fun experience for our family. Whether one follows food trucks, fashion, or ferris wheels – this is an opportunity to come out and wave that fashionista flag. One might spot vintage couture in the crowd from days gone by or an upstart designer sporting a piece hoping [...]


Paul Frank Academy of Awesome = Awesome!!

Published on July 9, 2011

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Huge props to the folks at Paul Frank for having us at the launch of their Academy of Awesome Tour at the Pacific Design Center, my home away from home for many years. The event was the first of many parties Paul Frank is hosting across the USA this summer – mission: conspiracy of fun! [...]


Kidstock 2011 at Greystone

Published on June 12, 2011

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As we rolled down the hill from Greystone Mansion and away from the Kidstock 2011 Music and Arts Festival, in spite of the fact that The Critter was furious and thrashing that he didn’t want to leave, my Perfect Husband remarked “Well honey, that didn’t suck nearly like I thought it would – high five!” [...]


Reality, Rabbits, Royalty, and Rolls Royces – So much fun to have; so little time!

Published on April 28, 2011

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I have decided that from now on I will take a mulligan on January and February of every year because the whole family including the dog gets sick, then March kicks off a craaaazy schedule for all of us until Memorial Day. Late April through May brings – Easter, the Perfect husband’s birthday, the Critter’s [...]


Ladies who lunch at Bulgari Beverly Hills

Published on January 25, 2011

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Molto grazie to my friend Timothy Morezenti at Bulgari for including me in the launch of the Matthew Williamson Capsule Collection. I really adore to see a new design that embodies what I, as a designer love – the process. Whenever I look at something like the offering of Williamson and Bulgari I see the [...]