Hôtel Plaza Athénée: A Refuge For Elegance

This story was written in collaboration with and for Hobnob Magazine. Photography by Ellen Swandiak. For full story, click on the link. Hôtel Plaza Athénée is one of the most well-known hotels in the world, but unless you are looking for it or taking a walk on 64th street, you might not be aware of…

A Look Back: NYFW Photography

Look Back at NYFW though the eyes of a Beauty Editor and occasional show attendee | Candid & Professional Backstage & Runway Shots  Images: Paulina Kajankova, Eric Hurtig & Anatoly Sholomyansky  L’Oreal Professional for Snow Xue Gao Fall/Winter 2018 Aveda for Tome Spring/Summer 2018 Aveda for TIBI Fall/Winter 2018 Quidad for Timo Weiland Spring/Summer 2012 Immitation of…

Spark Pretty Pop-Up Shop, Step Into Their Happy Bubble

This story was originally published for Hob Nob Magazine Editors Note: Spark Pretty is now open all year at 333 East 9th Street in the East Village, New York. What the world needs now is more 90s. It was a simpler time—and if you grew up then this 90s pop-up shop will certainly make you smile….

Cara Marie Piazza, Magic & Sustainability Over Fast Fashion

This story was originally published for Insider’s Guide to Spas. To view all of my contributing articles, visit Insider’s Guide To Spas. I was in the midst of New York Fashion Week, but all I truly cared about was finding time to meet with Cara Marie Piazza. I had long envisioned what her creations and workspace…