May 11, 2017

Saint James Stripes


It’s true, there’s never been a stripe I didn’t love. Still, my hunger persists. I was just recently in Paris for a few days and wandering through the Marais came upon a perfect little gem of a Saint James shop. What says Paris more than a striped sailor shirt or beret, perhaps?READ MORE >

August 22, 2016

Look Now

The Sartorialist
The Sartorialist


Scott Schumann of The Sartorialist has an incredible eye for detail and character. His subjects are a growing mass of fashionable types from here and in Paris, London and Milan. I like that they cover a range of ages and types. What they all have in common is incredible and sometimes way over the top style. It’s unapologetic and makes a case for the power of fashion and style. You can practically treat Schumann’s 3 volumes as primers on how to dress.READ MORE >

August 4, 2016

George Cortina

George Cortina, Stylist
George Cortina, Stylist

Who is George Cortina? That was the question yesterday after a marathon descent into the bowels of Pinterest. Suddenly I came upon a thicket of images of this man and became curious. It seems he’s one of the most sought after stylists in the business. For the last 30 years he’s styled celebrities, the runway, countless campaigns for magazines, and is the Associate Art Director at Vogue Nippon. READ MORE >