The luxury of having a Fall Break from school is new since I was a kid. But, I have to say it's nice to have a week off after school has been going on for a month-and-a-half -- I know my daughter is ready for some unstructured fun time. So I put aside my computer and writing for a few days (iPhone not included -- after all, what is life without Instagram?), threw our beachwear in the car, and my family and I headed over to Coronado. One of the reasons I love Coronado is the whole throwback-in-time, small-beach-town feeling of the island -- the perfect place to unplug and refresh. ...Read more.
Twice a year the Fashion Group International organization holds a Trend Report event in their regions around the globe that provides a terrific overview of what designers presented during the Fashion Weeks in New York, London, Milan, and Paris. Last night, I had the pleasure of attending the Fall 2014 Trend Report soirée in the Arizona region at the Phoenix Art Museum. Bonus -- in addition to the Trend Report, we were also treated to a special viewing of the Hollywood Costume Exhibit, currently underway at the museum. ...Read more.