Monthly Archives: "February 2016"

Image courtesy of New York Natives, photographer: Mark DeMayo

February 25, 2016 | 0 Comments Back in the Day: Glove ‘Em Up!

Their loud, rowdy voices echoed through the stairwell, destroying the sanctity of the gym, that early Fall evening. One by one, the boxers paused their training to take a peek at the entrance door and see what...

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Double Life

February 23, 2016 | 0 Comments Bougie or Budget: I Lead a Double Life

I always love getting asked the question, “What do you do for a living?” The answer should be simple. “I’m a journalist” or “I’m in media,” I should say, but I can never seem to...

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February 17, 2016 | 0 Comments The Skinny: Lights, Camera, Runway

My first trip to New York was during the Blackout of 2003. I was with two of my girlfriends from college and I remember my phone rang and it was my mom making sure I...

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“Now this is the part where we take digitals, where you actually have to take your shirt off,” renowned fashion model Shaun Ross informed me all in one breath while seated like a Victorian prince in...

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February 14, 2016 | 0 Comments The Skinny: Check Your Ego

Twice a year — specifically in September and February — there’s something in the air besides the change in seasons. At the end of each August and January, as Fashion Week approaches, a heightened sense...

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