On June 30th 1967 the United State Air Force selected Robert H. Lawrence Jr, as a member of the third … Continue Reading Black History Month: The First Black Astronaut: Robert H. Lawrence Jr.
We have now moved into the second decade of the 21st century, the 2020s. Are we repeating the same patterns … Continue Reading The Roaring 2020’s and Fashion Moving Forward: Is History Repeating Itself?
Open for about a year Indian Summer Restaurant has been open on Lenox Ave, the only other “Indian” restaurant in … Continue Reading Restaurant Review: Indian Summer Harlem
Only once a year we are all reminded of that obligatory ritual of kissing under the mistletoe during the yuletide … Continue Reading The Legend of the Mistletoe’s Association with Christmas.
2020 has so far been a real life nightmare globally. Why not embrace the strangeness? Haunted Houses and Halloween has … Continue Reading The Haunted Sites of Harlem: The Paranormal Investigations.
Towards the end of the Covid-19 quarantine in late May, my younger brother and I was pondering on how (while … Continue Reading How My Brother and I Started the E-Bike Movement in Harlem and the Bronx.
On Wednesday LVMH backed out of the $16 billion buyout deal to acquire Tiffany & Co that was announced last … Continue Reading LVMH Renege’s on Tiffany Buyout Acquisition Deal. Tiffany & Co Sue/LVMH Countersue.
Lord & Taylor has filed for bankruptcy protection on Sunday August 2nd, joining the ranks of J Crew, Neiman Marcus, … Continue Reading Fashion News: Lord & Taylor files for Bankruptcy.
The summer of covid-19 is as surreal and different as anyone could have imagined! Forcing us all to adapt to … Continue Reading Finding the Right Face Mask to Match your Summer Attire.
For months (most) New Yorker’s have been cooped up at home (or wherever they are) under quarantine orders and now … Continue Reading Fashion News: Shopping in Covid-19 Times.
From mid-March to mid-June 2020, all retail and restaurants (and most businesses) have been operating at low capacity (or not … Continue Reading Fashion Frozen: Brick & Mortar Retail from Limbo to a Crawl.
LVMH’s acquisition of Tiffany’s & Co has been stalled due to the global pandemic and Black Lives Matter protests, … Continue Reading Fashion News: LVMH Tiffany’s Buyout deal Stalled.
The second and most deadliest wave of the “Retail Apocalypse” is now (Covid-19 empowered) more than three times it’s former … Continue Reading Integrating PPE and Fashion: The Future of Apparel’s “New Norm” in Fashion and Street Wear.
In mid March 2020 the Covid-19 pandemic caused a “New York on Pause” Shelter in Place, Social distancing between 1 … Continue Reading Fashion in Quarantine: The State of Fashion in Covid-19 Times.
It’s such a shame to see good creative brands like Opening Ceremony go the way of United Colors of Benetton … Continue Reading Breaking Fashion News: Final Curtain for Opening Ceremony. Permanently Closes all Stores.
After late February (and a very watered down Fashion Week) in 2020, New York Fashion (and fashion houses across the … Continue Reading Fashion News: How Covid-19 Changed the Game of Fashion.