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Creative Directors, Part II

It’s already a new semester at FIT and I’ve been asked to moderate another Town Hall Event, “What Makes a Good Creative Director?”  This semester will feature David Wolfe (The Doneger Group), Emmett Shine (Gin Lane) and Piera Gelardi (Refinery … Continue reading

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This past month I was busy working on a new brand, Terlam, an online company that is planning to bring Essential Oils and organic cosmetics, among other products.  It was important to ensure that the logo feel fresh and modern, … Continue reading

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Dossier Journal, “Spirited Away”

It’s been quite a few weeks since my last post.  Now that summer has past and life is back to normal (is life ever normal?), I will start to post more often.  And I couldn’t think of a better way … Continue reading

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Creativity Remix

A wonderful summation of the ideas that have recently been circulating about creativity and the creative process.

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Parc des Sceaux

I was back in Paris for business this past week.  The weather was lovely and I did so much walking that I came home with completely swollen feet, so much that so, that I wasn’t able to walk for three … Continue reading

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Mini Photoshoot

As my assistant wasn’t available this past week for a Dossier Journal shoot, I asked my 12-year old daughter if she’d be willing to skip school for a day and help.  Of course, there was very little coaxing involved!  As … Continue reading

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Burn to Shine

Dossier Journal just posted a men’s story I did with photographer Kah Poon, featuring the designs of the amazing Telfar.  This is the first story I’ve done with just men and it was quite a different energy on set as … Continue reading

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Lost in L.A.

I took a short trip to L.A. this past week and was able to stay with friends, quite literally on Manhattan Beach.  Nothing beats looking out your window at the beach each morning, or watching the sun go down at … Continue reading

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Spring in Paris

What a difference a month makes in Paris.  From cold and rainy to sunny and vibrant, Paris was alive!  There were stripes everywhere…vive le breton!  And I couldn’t help but feel that these two consecutive photos (the Pantheon and Luxembourg … Continue reading

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Performance Art

I just came across this great video, Double Identity / Podwojna Tożsamość, an advertisement for Polish designer Karolina Zmarlak’s Fall 2011 collection.  Directors Matt Kliegman and Jenna Elizabeth manage to bring focus to the clothing without it feeling obvious.  In fact, … Continue reading

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