Style Profile: Stephanie Duttenhaver Co-Founder of Sapelo Skin Care

Have you ever wondered why a Georgia Peach had Magnolia skin? I did and then I came across Stephanie Duttenhaver and it all made sense. She’s a Georgia Peach and you guessed it with Magnolia skin. Stephanie is a grandmother that looks like anything but a grandmother. Stephanie along with her business partner Cindy EdwardsContinue reading “Style Profile: Stephanie Duttenhaver Co-Founder of Sapelo Skin Care”

Style Profile: Dr. Manuela Maria Vazquez of LaMaria

I first came across Dr. Manuela Maria Vazquez researching Menopause and found her approach refreshing and modern. Her philosophy is to embrace our bodies changes and to nourish our skin, even the most delicate part of ourselves. I never heard the term “Pro-aging” before, normally it’s always “Anti-aging” her brand is a new concept inContinue reading “Style Profile: Dr. Manuela Maria Vazquez of LaMaria”

Style Profile: Monica Mahoney, Designer At Monica By Monica Mahoney

It’s impossible to not want a dress or blouse by Monica Mahoney, they are beautifully made and remind you of summer vacations. The perfect dress/blouse that transports you to summer. I don’t wear dresses often, but a dress or blouse from Monica is definitely on my wish list. She’s been traveling, holding Trunk Shows inContinue reading “Style Profile: Monica Mahoney, Designer At Monica By Monica Mahoney”

Style Profile: Carlin Greenstein, Culinary Wellness

I met Carlin by accident, actually there are no accidents, I met Carlin because I have been preparing for a wellness routine of my own and her answers are a guide. I bought a little red notebook that has been sitting in it’s shopping bag and now I know why I bought it, to noteContinue reading “Style Profile: Carlin Greenstein, Culinary Wellness”

Style Profile: Emily Maynard, of Elva Fields

I came across Elva Fields Jewelry Studio looking for my own blog, and I fell-in-love with the jewelry pieces, especially the Miriam Haskell necklace, Fun At The Ready. Looking at the rest of Emily’s designs, and reading about her background and Great-Grandmother I knew she was someone I wanted to get to know better. IfContinue reading “Style Profile: Emily Maynard, of Elva Fields”

Style Profile: Christa D’Souza, Journalist, London, England

I have several Icons, but they are not fashion related, what I find iconic is a good journalist, and Christa needs no introduction, if you’re into beauty, fashion, and wellness then you know who she is. I look forward to reading her articles in British Vogue, W Magazine and especially enjoyed her articles for Net-a-Porter.Continue reading “Style Profile: Christa D’Souza, Journalist, London, England”

Style Profile: Lucia Gómez, Jewelry Designer, Lucia G, Barcelona

Discovering Lucia’s jewelry is like discovering the holy grail. Her pieces are gorgeous, which makes owning a piece of her jewelry an ultimate status symbol. Her pieces are handmade, and you can commission pieces from her selection of beads and other materials. She basically sells though her instagram page, but I’m hoping to entice herContinue reading “Style Profile: Lucia Gómez, Jewelry Designer, Lucia G, Barcelona”

Style Profile: Kathy Kemp, Designer, Owner of ANNA Made in NYC

The ANNA made in nyc shop is not only a destination for locals, but for tourists and celebrities’ alike. Kathy Kemp is modest, during our instant messaging and emails she never once mentioned that she has a celebrity clientele, I would have figured it out, but it took several emails to find out that sheContinue reading “Style Profile: Kathy Kemp, Designer, Owner of ANNA Made in NYC”

Style Profile: Gabriela Hernandez, Designer, Cosmetics Historian, Founder of Bésame Cosmetics

Gabriela really needs no introduction, she herself is an iconic figure in her own right. Her brand is one of the first Clean Beauty brands around, before Clean Beauty became a part of popular culture, each lipstick is made with no parabens or mineral oils, each lipstick or piece of makeup is created locally hereContinue reading “Style Profile: Gabriela Hernandez, Designer, Cosmetics Historian, Founder of Bésame Cosmetics”

The Universal Sneaker

Over the past weekend I was at the Ferry Building, picking up oysters from Hog Oyster Island, hotdogs from Golden Gate, and hotdog buns at ACME. I was outside, taking in the view of my city when I saw her, she was an older lady on vacation, she was wearing an oversized coat, big sunglassesContinue reading “The Universal Sneaker”

Style Profile: Melissa L. Smith, Founder of Enotrias Elite Sommelier Services and Sky Somm

I had the opportunity to be part of a Champagne tasting class, and I had the most fun, it was virtual but it felt like Melissa was in the room with you, not only teaching me about Champagne, but about how to pair specific wines, sparkling’s you name it. It was like a party, theContinue reading “Style Profile: Melissa L. Smith, Founder of Enotrias Elite Sommelier Services and Sky Somm”

Style Profile: Denice Duff, Actress, Photographer, and Founder of In Your Face Skincare

Denice is an inspiring woman, with being an actress, director, photographer and now the founder of the New Cult Beauty Brand, In Your face Skincare, she’s reinvented herself time-and-again proving that you can have a family and a career that produces results, anti-aging results that helps women look and feel their best without using harshContinue reading “Style Profile: Denice Duff, Actress, Photographer, and Founder of In Your Face Skincare”

Style Profile: Amelianna Loiacono-“Italienne Stylist in Paris”

I met Amelianna at my friend Sergio’s, in the 17th arrondissement of Paris. He was filming a beauty tutorial on Saturday morning for his YouTube channel, and she was his model that morning. Amelianna, who was visiting from Italy, sat patiently on a stool in front of the camera with her cute dog Rocco inContinue reading “Style Profile: Amelianna Loiacono-“Italienne Stylist in Paris””

Style Profile: Mr. Mortimer’s Wife, England

I’m a lover of the dramatic, gothic, elaborate and sumptuous, I fell in-love with Mr. Mortimer’s Wife, the Tiaras are gorgeous and allows every woman to live out her life as a queen or princess, whichever she prefers. Samantha is the go-to for inspiring gothic fairytales and living your life in and shall we useContinue reading “Style Profile: Mr. Mortimer’s Wife, England”