The Princess and the Frog (Inspired by Anna Sui Fall 2017)

The Princess and the Frog (Inspired by Anna Sui Fall 2017)

  When the Disney movie “Beauty and the Beast” came out in 1991, I was already aging out of animated flicks and turned my nose up at it, even as a good friend had it on repeat at home on her VCR. So I surprised myself a little when I admitted, over a...
Squirrel for Town & Village

Squirrel for Town & Village

I haven’t had yet a chance to post about it, but this little guy ran alongside an editorial in Town & Village on the great debate over squirrel feeding a month ago. It was actually kind of refreshing to do a non-fashion illustration, though of course I...
Lily Collins looking like a princess in Muhair Zurad

Lily Collins looking like a princess in Muhair Zurad

For me the most magical fashion moment of the Golden Globes earlier this month —and there were many — was when Lily Collins stepped out in that intricate, lacy pink gown by Zuhair Murad. The dress, along with her dark hair up and her lips red  made me think of when...
Take Me Awaaaay!

Take Me Awaaaay!

As the old expression goes, “Winter is coming,” but on the upside, so are the holidays, so there is a light ahead of the wind-filled tunnel. I used to hate this time of the year, but now that I’m a mom I find that I don’t mind all the sparkly things...
Safety Pins Make an Unexpected Comeback

Safety Pins Make an Unexpected Comeback

I can’t help but marvel at the irony that safety pins, a punk rock fashion staple, have become a mainstream trend. Granted, this time it’s about making a political statement rather than a fashion one but it’s still one you’re wearing. And the...