Straight From My Sketchbook- 2016 Rundown

It’s the last day of 2016 and as we count down the hours until 2017 I can’t help but remember the year that was.  How’s a girl to summarize 2016?  Let me summarize it with some of  my favorite fashion sketches from the past year, here goes: So there you have it- a little taste…

Winter In the Middle east- What’s a Girl to Wear? Winter 2016-17

It’s the most wonderful time of the year!!! I love winter!  Winter in Israel is not the same as it was back in New York but it is pretty great.  The crisp clean air and the amazing outfit options make this season the best!  Plus the holidays.. Living in Jerusalem I get to really experience…

My Favorite Sugar Cookies-What’s a Girl to Bake

This past year I challenged myself to bake something different every week.  One of my experiments was trying out different dairy-free sugar cookie recipes and this one was hands down the favorite!  So for anyone who felt like they were missing out on a delicious sugar cookie here is my favorite recipe!  And you can…

This Summer We Will Wear Pink

What’s a girl to wear in Summer 2017? You better find a pink dress! Pink dresses paraded down the runways across the board and across the world during the spring summer 2017 shows.  So many shades of pink in so many vatriations and sillhouettes.  From peachy pink to bright Fuschia we saw it all!  Bring…

Paper Dolls Hit the Runway- Milan Fashion Week Spring Summer 2017

Fashion season continued in Milan where veteran designers like Gucci, Alberta Ferretti, Roberto Cavalli and more presented their collections.  Honestly almost every trend was featured- ruffles, strange prints, stripes, sheer material and so much more.   A special shout out to Moschino’s designer Jeremy Scott (remember him from NYFW??) who presented his second wild collection…

 Colorful Craziness- London Fashion Week- SS 2017

Fashion season continued with NYFW’s wild and eclectic sister-London Fashion week!  With a mix of colors and different silhouettes it was an interesting couple of days full of surprises.  Let’s take a moment to focus on what the London shows had to offer.  Dancing fruit, colorful craziness, mismatched patterns and Croc and sneaker clad models…

Stripes Galore- New York Fashion Week, Spring Summer 2017

NY Fashion week launched Spring Summer 2017 fashion season and we have seen a wide array of creations from edgy to fairy princess-y.  Oh and the colors!!  It was a pleasure drawing throughout the week and I am so excited to continue being inspired. Without further ado here are some sketches straight from my sketchbook:…

What’s a girl to Draw – End of Summer Edition

Before fashion season begins I figured why not do a little sketchbook rundown!  Here are some of my sketches from the summer.  Inspired by the VMA red carpet and the resort collections.  (There is a previous post with more on that) A couple of months ago I had the privilege of joining the Urban Sketchers…

When baking and fashion meet

Fashion season is fast approaching, what’s a girl to do when she has fashion on her mind and is in the mood for something sweet? Fashion related desserts obviously!  I’ve baked a wide array of “fashion” (and textile) desserts recently and here’s a little taste! All recipes are dairy free!  Some of the recipes have…

What’s a girl to see- Jerusalem Summer Street Art 

Let me take you on a walk through Jerusalem’s city center!  Welcome to one of the most vibrant, eclectic and colorful cities in the world!  Summer in this city is a chock-full of festivals and events and here I will share some of the street art that you will see if you come to Jerusalem…

Flowers, Frills and Fringe – Paris Couture Week AW 2016

Couture shows are magical, I think they are my favorite kinds of shows.  Watching designs from iconic fashion houses such as Elsa Schiaparelli and Coco Chanel is so inspiring!  I love seeing how their legacies live on!  In a world where fast fashion is what we all are shopping and wearing (and I happen to be…