indie fashion posts

Beginning This Weekend: NYC’s Brooklyn Flea Heads to One Hanson Place!

Friday, January 8th, 2010
Beginning This Weekend: NYC’s Brooklyn Flea Heads to One Hanson Place!

When I heard the news that the Brooklyn Flea was moving on over to Hanson Place … I didn’t think anything of it. A new location for the winter market? Seemed like a cool idea, easy way to generate press, and hopefully attract some newbies to the Flea. But then I realized exactly WHAT this […]

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Because I Wear Heels No Matter the Temperature

Thursday, January 7th, 2010
Because I Wear Heels No Matter the Temperature

Yesterday, in the usual Sammy-Rush of life, I was …. rushing. Why? In prep for next week’s Sassy & Sustainable fashion shoot with Darla, I’ve been working out like mad. So yesterday morning, after a four-mile run with Rachel Mount, I decided to head uptown to my local Planet Fitness for another 30 minutes of […]

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Vintage Party Recap: Christmas Party 1963

Thursday, December 31st, 2009
Vintage Party Recap: Christmas Party 1963

Link: Vintage Party Recap: Christmas Party 1963 Remember a couple of weeks ago when the snow came down like a thunderstorm on NYC, and I put on a pair of ugly galoshes but a fabulous outfit and trekked cross town to the home of Always Order Dessert for a fabulous 1963-themed Christmas cocktail party? The […]

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How Wearing Vintage is Sustainable Fashion

Tuesday, December 29th, 2009
How Wearing Vintage is Sustainable Fashion

Green-conscious fashion blogger Greta of Greta Guide recently captured me touting the sustainable benefits of shopping vintage. Not only is shopping vintage the rock n’ roll of possessing fashion know-how, it’s most definitely a FUN way to know that you’re adding some social goodness to your wardrobe by withdrawing support and purchasing power behind mainstream, […]

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How to Wear Houndstooth & Brights

Thursday, December 24th, 2009
How to Wear Houndstooth & Brights

Last night in the good ole’ Dub C [aka West Chester, Pennsylvania] we celebrated my brother’s [George] 20th birthday at a thai restaurant, Jazmine, near my Stepmom’s/Dad’s comfy condo. On the menu: vegetables, spring rolls, and tofu. Lots & lots of tofu. I can’t believe he’s 20 years old. I remember when I was 20 […]

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Always Order Dessert Hosts a Fabulous Vintage [1963!] Holiday Party

Wednesday, December 23rd, 2009
Always Order Dessert Hosts a Fabulous Vintage [1963!] Holiday Party

It was the evening of the biggest snowstorm to hit New York in years. Or, at least, in my recollection of living in New York City. Grand total, 2 years. But either way, on the evening of December 19th, 2009, I had a vintage holiday party to attend to compliments of my favorite food blogger, […]

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Market Publique at the Bust Craftacular TODAY!

Sunday, December 6th, 2009
Market Publique at the Bust Craftacular TODAY!

Market Publique — the most awesome vintage site born, bred, and raised in little ole’ Brooklyn, NY — is selling at Bust Mag’s annual holiday Craftacular sale TODAY! Come say hi to Market Publique founder and vintage know-it-all [I’m serious!] Pamela, who is sweet [and smart!] enough to take $2 off your purchase to help […]

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In Your Closet NYC & Sammy Davis Vintage Team the Heck Up

Tuesday, December 1st, 2009
In Your Closet NYC & Sammy Davis Vintage Team the Heck Up

Link: In Your Closet NYC & Sammy Davis Vintage Team the Heck Up How adorables is this flyer? I can’t get over its kitchy-space-man-aesthetic. Makes me want to like, go eat sugar cereal and watch Saturday morning cartoons. The details are all there! Inyourclosetnyc.com & Sammy Davis Vintage are hosting a holiday mini market complete […]

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