A Chat with The Father of Modern Baby, David Netto

Maclaren is known as a leader in the baby industry. Owen Maclaren invented the very first umbrella stroller in 1965, and it weighed just 6 lbs. In 1981, the company came out with the very first front swivel wheels and linked brakes. Three years later,...


NY Fashion Week: Backstage at J. Mendel

The vibe backstage at the J.Mendel New York Fashion Week show for the Spring 2011 collection was busy, but not chaotic. The models stood around in hair clips and street clothes, waiting for their turn for makeup and hair, picking at platefuls of fruit. This was...


Hair and Taxidermy

I afford myself few luxuries. I don't get regular mani's and pedi's, I don't have an esthetician, and I don't shop very often (even though I LOVE it). In fact, I think the last time I owned a pair of boots was in 2002. I...