Before heading up to the mountains to snowboard for a few weeks, I took a few days to explore Tokyo’s off shops in Shimokitazawa, a rad little neighborhood not far from the better known areas of Shibuya and Shinjuku. With streets lined with second hand stores that range from high priced designer threads to those that offer insane bargains, (ones that make you wonder … Continue reading Shimokitazawa: Navigating Tokyo’s Off-Shop Mecca
Few fields are as demanding and competitive as modeling. Beauty, humility, self-awareness, drive — to succeed, a model must have all these traits in spades. With all that and so much more, Canadian beauty Ashiko Westguard truly stands out in the crowd. With an exotic allure, inimitable charm, and a down-to-earth attitude that stems from her roots as a girl growing up in a small … Continue reading From Magazine Covers to Film & TV, Ashiko Westguard Has Our Attention
My friend Jaya took me to some of her favorite shopping spots in Thong Sala the other day and I don’t know what else to say other than I died and went to tie dye heaven! My favorite spot was Ban Fashion on Taladmai Rd. and the woman running the shop was so sweet and helpful. I took photos of some of what I got … Continue reading I Died & Went to Thai Dye Heaven
When many people think about Siberia, Russia, thoughts of an icy desolate region that has been used since the 1700s as a place of exile with notable historical figures like Fyodor Dostoyevsky being banished to live in the Russian province is what usually comes to mind; but the truth is, Siberia has a lot more than that to offer. Beyond its incredible environmental diversity including … Continue reading Siberia’s Hottest Export: Model Vlada Verevko
Hey everyone hope you’re enjoying all of the great new styles coming out of Paris Fashion Week as much as I am. Check out this awesome fashion video diary my good friend and super talented fashionista Jade Amri made. You can also find out more about her and her personal style through her blog: http://www.thesunchildblog.com/ Continue reading Fashion Diary from 2015 Paris Fashion Week!
OH MY GOOOOOsh. This is a BACKpack and I love it. KOFTA’s Feminine SS14 collection is getting me really excited Continue reading BACKpack by KOFTA
I’m writing an article for a New York magazine on Korean fashion designer Lee Jean Youn and I’m just obsessed with his use of accessories, spikes and feathers. Here’s a peak at some of the collection he debuted at the Fall/Winter 2014 collection at the Mercedes Benz Fashion Week in New York. Enjoy! Continue reading Lee Jean Youn