By the time he was 25, Philippe had already visited over 100 countries, travel has become part of his DNA. Today his company Kiwi Collection resorts and spas recommends over 2,350 hotels in 133 countries which are remo
This week I was kindly invited by Jaime Bernice head of the PR department at Christie's to admire in private one of the most spectacular jewelry collections in the world , the the celebrated film star, fashion icon,
Every Sunday, between 3 Pm and 6 Pm I enjoy stolling at downtown Manhattan. It is quite a show.
Every day of diamonds are bought, sold, given, exchanged - stolen! - Admired, worn, all over the world. To gain or to give a diamond is an important step that seals some fundamental moments of life: a promise of marr
World famous models flaunted their curves in luxurious lingerie and magical wings as Victoria’s Secret brand is famous for its trademark “Angel Wings”. I have sourced for some industry secrets.
Designed by Tokyo-based architects Kazuyo Sejima and Ryue Nishizawa of SANAA, the New Museum building is a home for contemporary art, an incubator for new ideas, as well as an architectural contribution to New York’s u
After inaugurating their first three locations (Portland, Seattle, and Palm Springs) from a far, I was psyched to learn the hipster-brand ACE Hotel had finally opened an east coast locale in New York City. Decidedly masc
I created an East Village Street Art and Shops Itinerary that has become my Summer Sundays routine ending with a majestic brunch at the legendary Cafe Mogador, definitely my favorite in the trendy neighborhood . Check
Yes, it's true.Daniele Pollitz appeared at my house one winter evening in New York as I was hosting a small tea comite for my dear friends from Casablanca. It's about being confronted with someone who has a certain allur
The holiday windows at Bergdorf Goodman, a true New York holiday spectacle, continue their well-known tradition of high fantasy, dramatic surprises, extraordinary fashion, and great storytelling. The 2011 windows, ent
My cousin, just a few older than me is Brazilian, and her name is Selly. Selly loves to cook. . Every holiday is an excuse to to invite our loud family for lunch, dinner, brunch, breakfast, tea or rich snaks.
I recently came across a quote that said: "An optimist stays up until midnight to see the new year in. A pessimist stays up to make sure the old year leaves.” I stayed up until past midnight to see both the new and t
Visionary artist and filmmaker Peter Greenaway brings new insight into one of the world’s most celebrated masterpieces in a multi-media interpretation of Leonardo Da Vinci’s The Last Supper. I have played with the ne
Having lived in New York for almost four years, I have never wanted to celebrate "El dia de los muertos." This year, I have decided to face with courage the world of darkness all at once. It's Halloween in New York City
The High Line is a public park built on a defunct railway that runs 30 feet above Manhattan between 10th and 11th Avenues, from 34th Street to Gansevoort Street in the meatpacking district. The first phase opened to the
Two of the most prominent New York Hotels, Andres Balazs' glamorous Standard and the Ace, the first East Coast outpost of the eminently hip Seattle brand run but Alex Calderwood. Both budget-conscious, they have one aspe
After the tragic event of September 11 2001, the behavior of the New York city inhabitants and developers altered considerably. Invited by Marcel's Steiner Sao Paulo developer's Magazine I have been on an design expedit