I distinctly remember an outfit I wore in my first month as a high school freshman. I had recently discovered the namesake brand Kira Plastinina, launched by a teenager from Russia who's clothing was so different the other clothing I saw at the time, and such a refreshing addition to the Hollister's and Aeropostale's that lined the aisles of the Garden State Plaza.
I’ll never forget the first time I witnessed fashion week for myself. And by that I mean I’ll never forget Season 1 of Project Runway. Let's fast forward to the first fashion show I ever saw up close for myself.
Why does the fashion industry love to torture us by letting us lust after spring clothes when it's freezing outside? Every once and a while there are a few days in winter where the weather is bearable enough to take photos in a medium weight jacket (!!!) and I always take advantage of days like that.
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For those of you who recall a certain NYC to-do list that I posted earlier this year, you'll be happy to know that I have checked the first item off the list! Jessie and I got to go up to the top of the World Trade Center to see some of the most incredible views of the city.
So now that I've just come back from one of the coolest trips of my life, I definitely feel like I've been bit by the travel bug. And since I can't exactly go running off to Europe every time I get the urge to explore somewhere new, I've decided that this year I'm going to make more of an effort to explore the place I actually live
Happy New Year everyone! When I found out that we had a week off between Christmas and New Year's (bless) at first I pictured sitting at home, curled up by the fire with a good book. And while I was so glad I got to spend some time at home, I couldn't help but wonder if there was another way to spend the time off.