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Spring Awakening: Beauty & Books

Spring has sprung, and it’s really early this year. It was 73 degrees in NYC this week so goodbye winter, hello global warming and LA weather everywhere. But I digress. One of my favorite things as seasons come and go … Continue reading

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Loulou de la Falaise

Rizzoli just released a book on everyone’s favorite muse, Loulou de la Falaise. From Halston to Yves Saint Laurent, as well as days spent modeling for Vogue and designing jewelry, Loulou became a fashion icon in her own right. The … Continue reading

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Sometimes Valentine’s Day Sucks But The Gifts Don’t

Valentine’s Day is like New Year’s Eve, full of expectations and let downs. Which is why I recommend giving everyone booze as gifts. Valentine’s Day may suck again this year but atleast there are fun presents to think about, and … Continue reading

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West Hollywood Book Fair

The 11th annual West Hollywood Book Fair is happening tomorrow, Sunday September 30th from 10am to 6pm at the West Hollywood Library and Park at 625 North San Vicente Boulevard, just south of Santa Monica Blvd. There will be a … Continue reading

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Marisa Berenson, A Life In Pictures

Rizzoli just published a new book by Yves Saint Laurent muse and 70’s “It Girl” Marisa Berenson. “A Life in Pictures,” guest edited by Steven Meisel with an introduction by Hamish Bowles and a conversation with Diane von Furstenberg came … Continue reading

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The Kenneth Anger Book

The 2nd edition of Kenneth Anger by Alice L Hutchinson published by Black Dog Press is being released in September and includes 180 color and black and white film stills. The LA-based Avant Garde filmmaker is a legend for lots … Continue reading

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My Little Paris

I got the sweetest little book in the mail yesterday! My Little Paris is actually a Paris-based website started three years ago by sisters Fany and Amandine Pechiodat to share their local secrets of where to go, what to buy … Continue reading

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The Eye Has To Travel

Lisa Immordino Vreeland’s book Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has To Travel is coming out October 1st. Lisa married one of Vreeland’s grandsons and compiled this book along with a documentary film about her life. I bought a first edition copy … Continue reading

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The Help

I just finished The Help by Kathryn Stockett. It was just as good as everyone said it was, blew me away. It’s been a while since I have read a really GREAT fiction book. Yes, I’ve been on a reading … Continue reading

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Taschen Warehouse Sale

Taschen, one of my favorite book publishers is having their bi-annual warehouse sale this weekend June 17th through 19th. Thousands of slightly damaged and display copies will be on sale at 50-75% off. Their iD Covers 1980-2010 book that was … Continue reading

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