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Alyce Finell Could Run a Small Country

Wednesday, April 16th, 2014
by on Woman Around Town

In a television studio filled with secretaries (women) and men, Alyce Finell’s “Look at what the VU Meter’s doing,” caused shock waves. NBC didn’t know

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Fix Me, Jesus – Whip Smart and Engaging

Tuesday, November 12th, 2013
by on Playing Around

There are worse places to have a meltdown than a designer department dressing room of the flagship Neiman Marcus store. Texas, 1986. Despite newsworthy attempts

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Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf’s

Friday, May 17th, 2013
by on Playing Around

The title comes from a New Yorker cartoon by Victoria Roberts. Two women sit having tea, one telling the other, “I want my ashes scattered

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Woman Around Town: Mary Challinor –
Sketching a New Path

Wednesday, October 10th, 2012
by on Woman Around Town

Mary Challinor was successful and bored. For 25 years she worked as a science and medical illustrator and designer. “Just before I turned 50, I

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Put Your Best Foot Forward
With Fall’s Smokin’ Hot Trend

Wednesday, September 5th, 2012
by on Shopping Around

Summer is my favorite time of year. The brightly colored clothes, outdoor entertaining with friends and family, that easier sense of life; I am definitely

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Gemma Kahng—Back for Her Second Act

Friday, June 8th, 2012
by on Shopping Around

Call her the comeback kid or a risk taker, but either way get your shopper’s wish list ready because this is the much anticipated return

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Engaged 2012—A Stellar Engagement

Saturday, March 10th, 2012
by on Living Around

With wedding season fast approaching, I’m always excited to get a sneak peak at current wedding trends. I’m a sucker for beautiful floral bouquets, long

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Project Runway All Stars—Dressing Miss Piggy

Monday, January 23rd, 2012
by on Playing Around

She’s a true diva, referring to herself as “moi” and dropping French phrases into her most quotable comments. She knows what she likes, what she

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