by Shae On December 24th, 2015, with one hand occupied with a glass of wine, I watched an old VHS tape that from (almost) beginning to end, is nothing but Christmas specials from the 1960s, and 1987 to 1989. I treasure this tape as if it was an original tome of Eudora Welty’s short stories. It has come to define the holiday season for me without … Continue reading The Christmas-Themed Specials I’ll Never Quit.
I haven’t built a classic gingerbread house since my days in kindergarten (I want to say I did sometime again between second and fourth grade), and it’s been years since! I was definitely in the holiday and Christmas spirit this December, so while browsing the Christmas merchandise at Target, I purchased a “Build Your Own Gingerbread House Kit” complete with gingerbread pieces, frosting as glue, and candy … Continue reading Anatomy Of A Gingerbread “In A Box” House
The Dover Street Market, located on 160 Lexington Avenue in New York, NY, is a curated four-story “mall” of avant-garde brands like Comme des Garcons and Loewe. This year features a small set-up by the legendary Patricia Field store. Fitting, considering late winter/early spring of 2016, Field’s will be closing her namesake store on Bowery. Macy’s in Herald Square in New York, NY. The Christmas … Continue reading 2 Days, 1 Night In New York City: The Dover Street Market, Macy’s, & The Patricia Field’s x Palladio Party (Part 1)