Entries by Glasgow Skinner

Farrah Delaunay Handbags at Edward Tyler Nahem Art Gallery

Kim, Alexandra* and I had the pleasure of attending the launch of a new designer’s handbag collection. The collection, Bambou by Farrah Delaunau was showcased at the very sophisticated Edward Tyler Nahem Art Gallery. The collection was beautiful and bold, a wonderful mix of “indigo-resist” printed fabrics (which Farrah designed herself)inspired by West Africa and […]

Ernesto Neto at the Park Avenue Armory

David, Kim and I had the pleasure of getting an invitation to the Ernesto Neto Art Installation, anthropodino, the first independent art commission at the Armory (the exhibit runs from May 14 – June 14, 2009 and is located in the Drill Hall). Gratefully after we were checked off the list, I noticed there was […]

Bourgeoisie Shoetique Spring Affair “The Platform”

I usually don’t travel too far for an event unless if it is an exceptional one or if shoes are involved………….and this time, shoes were involved. I’m talking about the Bourgeoisie Shoetique Spring Affair; which took place in Harlem, that’s right ladies, there is a faboosh shoe boutique in Harlem. Onwed by the fabulous Rashidah […]

VEET Spray On Soiree

Pretty City and Veet hosted an event for Veet’s new Spray On Hair Removal Cream. The event was held at M2 Ultra Lounge in Chelsea and boy was it crowded. Kim, Zia*, Alexandra* and I arrived to find Veet displays/signage were everywhere (like the paper lamps hanging from the ceiling above) and the Veet products […]

Chocolate Bar Homecoming Bash

Halleluiah, “The Mana from Heaven” known as Chocolate Bar is back in the West Village. For those of you that are unaware, Chocolate Bar (owned by Alison Nelson), “a candy store for grownups” originally opened in the West Village in 2002 and departed in 2008 (I mean…why? Were we bad????). Well grownups, the punishment is […]

Pranna’s Spring Cocktail Launch

It’s back to Pranna for another event, this time to sample the new Spring Cocktails they have to offer. In a rare day, I wasn’t the first to arrive, I met Kim there. Everyone else (Marisol, Alex and Dave) would join us a bit later. The drinks was created By Pranna’s Mixologists, Justin Noel and […]