Jan.

30

Fantasy Bride

elie saab spring 2015 coutureELIE SAAB presented a gorgeous collection of cocktail dresses and gowns during the Paris haute couture shows this past week and ZR favorite ANNA CLEVELAND closed the show in this stunning tulip bridal

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Jan.

29

I SPY: Kehinde Wiley

kehinde-wileyThe question has to be where isn’t KEHINDE WILEY these days? On permanent display in almost every major museum in America – check.  Increasingly on every contemporary art collector’s wall around the world — check, check. The provocative artist is so prolific that last week Secretary

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Jan.

28

L’ Atelier de Joel Robuchon in Tokyo

IMG_1580There’s so much to love about Joel Robuchon’s restaurants, after all he’s often referred to as the “Chef of the Century”, but I’m a fan of Joel’s more simple dishes like LA LANGOUSTINE with BASIL PISTOU at L’Atelier de Joel Robuchon’s around the world. Whether dining

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Jan.

28

Miro’s Dancer

joan-miro-dancer-1925JOAN MIRO
oil on canvas, 1925

Where’s the Dancer? On the right. Notice the ball-shaped head, the strings that form the body, the over-sized, red heart and the symbolic genitals attached to the heart’s tip informing us that the dancer is a

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Jan.

27

Kondo in Tokyo

kondo-1KONDO
CHEF: Fumio Kondo
Sakaguchi Bldg., 9F, 5-5-13 Ginza, Chuo-ku
Michelin Stars: 2**

Tempura in Tokyo is an event. I know, it seems impossible that watching someone deep fry seafood and vegetables would be a high end affair, but at KONDO it’s just that. In fact, eating tempura

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Jan.

27

Eva Cassidy’s Songbird

EVA CASSIDY was a phenomenal singer from Washington, DC who use to perform at places like Blues Alley in Georgetown at the peak of her success. Unfortunately, Eva died after a fight with cancer at age 33, so she is still relatively unknown.

Years ago, I

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Jan.

26

Waist Gang Society

dita von teese corsetsThe CORSET, an oppressive fashion accessory from the 19th century, has been repurposed for the 21st century and women of all ages, shapes and sizes are suddenly…WAIST TRAINING. Maybe you’ve seen the advertisements:

Lose 4 inches off your waist in 30 days!

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