Yes, we are loving the sunshine…blue skies….warm water.  But that doesn’t mean we can’t get excited over a little Fall fashion…after all, it’s coming! How can we begrudge the return to jeans when they look so irresistibly chic with a Virginia Slims 70s suede jacket? How can we complain about socks when there are such great […]

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The Michael Kors fashion show for Theatre Workshop took place on August 15 and was, for many the highlight of the summer on Nantucket!  Such a gorgeous setting, a great cause–and the clothes–to die for! Held at a private home in Sconset, it began with photos,shopping & hors d’oeuvres, then a full runway fashion show […]

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The #ClicquotMail Truck rolled off the boat and on to Nantucket in July–first stop, currentVintage! It was a flurry of fun as we popped the corks on Vintage Rosé & La Grande Dame 2004 and posed for photos with the VC photo booth.  That was just the warm up, as the next day, currentVintage staged […]

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Our last post featured highlights from the currentVintage Galley Beach & Veuve Clicquot “Wish You Were Here” Fashion Show… However, can there really be too many  photos of beautiful girls (and a guy) in fabu vintage fashions on a beach?!  Really??

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Nantucket…life is a beach.  In this case, Galley Beach, the uber chic Nantucket spot with beach front real estate.  cV was invited to put on a boardwalk fashion show as part of their Veuve Clicquot “Wish You Were Here” Saturday brunch series and we said, ‘but, of course!’…who wouldn’t want to be there?!  Exquisite photography […]

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Why we love fashion:  it’s ability to transport and elevate via expression of creativity in the face of almost any political and economic reality. I don’t really remember much about 1994 but I do recall this photo.  Those were the Clinton years and I believe things were just beginning to feel like they were on […]

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This photo haunts me and has haunted me since I flipped open that issue of Vogue in 2009.  The esprit de youth mixed with beauty, $ and the brink of fame is a potent cocktail.  This is my mindseye reference to joie de vivre.

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Not surprisingly, I have always wanted to live in a Slim Aarons photo.  Not surprisingly, because that was the point of Slim’s picture perfect documentation of the beautiful life. This 1970 series of a pool party in Palm Springs is just the beautiful life I long to inhabit–with a name like Helen Dzo Dzo and […]

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I came across a photo archive of Elizabeth Taylor recently.  While it began with recent years and looked backward, I prefer to focus on the beautiful shots of her in the 60s…this one, in particular.  Not the ingenue or widow or aging starlet, but a confident, worldly woman, for whom there were few things that […]

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Veuve Clicquot brunch on Nantucket…Beautiful girls (and guy) in beautiful dresses (and jackets) in a most beautiful setting…sigh. photos courtesy of model Jane Conway

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