My Hot Babe Makeover

April 23, 2012 Posted by admin

My 'Hot Babe' makeover for my first TV appearance on HSN started with a cab ride to New York City from our family mountain cabin and the train ride down the Hudson River. "Go slower," I screamed at....

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How the World Has Changed: It Is Now One. How the Fashion World Has Changed: It, Too, Is Now One.

April 4, 2012 Posted by admin

Today with the Internet, everything is known. If Paris has a new coral jean, it is already available in Bloomingdales, already worn by the fashion buyers on the streets of New York. In the following w....

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The Streets of Paris

March 8, 2012 Posted by admin

I woke up today to this fabulous Paris Fashion Week street style recap in my inbox from Vicky Tiel, designer extraordinaire (she designed the red gown Julia Roberts wore to the opera in Pretty Woman!!....

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Whitney Will Be Missed

February 19, 2012 Posted by admin

Whitney will be missed, the Whitney we loved so deeply had already gone...her voice had already left the building, years before the beautiful body had followed. My husband, Mike woke me up at night t....

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Patti Smith Just Sang Her Heart Out to Us in Manhattan

February 13, 2012 Posted by admin

She sang these previously unrecorded songs..."Around the World in Eighty Days" and "The Shadow of your Smile", accompanied only by an older, long-haired man with a guitar. I had been invited to join a....

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The Art of Happiness for 2012

January 23, 2012 Posted by admin

Own Your Own Business! Better yet, if you can, do not involve your father or mother, best friend, and especially never your husband... as he can threaten you, fire you and even replace you with anothe....

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Elizabeth Taylor Caviar Sandwiches – Perfect for New Year’s Eve!

December 31, 2011 Posted by admin

  Elizabeth Taylor's New Year's Eve at Home, during our "fun years" in the sixties, consisted of family, fashion, and food. Family consisted of her four kids, Michael, Chris, Liza and Maria; a ....

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When I Needed to Find a New Husband, I Put on a RED Dress.

November 29, 2011 Posted by admin

  When I needed to find a new husband, I put on a RED dress, a red leather strapless mummy dress. "Red is the color to wear to get men," I've been telling my customers for almost forty years. T....

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The Mini Wars

November 24, 2011 Posted by admin

The Mini Wars or the debate over WHO invented the miniskirt and the wrap dress is heating up again. Who did what and when did they do it, has come to the attention of the fashionistas in my new book, ....

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“It’s All About the Dress”

October 13, 2011 Posted by admin

Here is my recent interview on NBC in Washington, DC View more videos at:

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