Covering Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia 2018 and playing tourist in Moscow left me breathless. I gained a new perspective on the country I hail from and the great people who still call it home. Moscow, Russia’s capital, and hosts of Mercedes Benz Fashion Week created a fantastic experience for all the visitors and locals alike. Moscow has seen a lot of positive changes in the last years. New infrastructure and a growing economy make this city a worldly place of opportunity. The new level of diversity presented on the runway
It has been a few days since I got back from Moscow where Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia just concluded its 36th season. I am still buzzing with excitement from the shows and the top-notch experience received during this week. The week deserves global recognition for its noteworthy designers, state of the art facilities at the Manege and expert direction of MBFW Russia’s President, Alexander Shumsky. I am thrilled at the opportunity to share and shed light on Russia as a fashion destination worth visiting. In today’s post, I am focusing
Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Russia debuted in the capitol, Moscow, last Saturday and is officially in full swing. The week is filled with hundreds of noteworthy shows, speeches by industry leaders and cutting-edge street style. All of these events are attracting thousands of fashionistas to the Manage where the majority of the festivities are held. Most of the “show-off” moments happen right outside of this grand establishment. This is the place where everyone gathers prior to shows in hopes of having their photo taken by one of the major publications.
I scream, you scream, we all scream for the Museum of Ice-cream. The Museum of Ice-Cream that opened last September has been on my wish list of places to visit! I am lucky to recently score a few tickets to this colorful castle that transforms your childhood dreams into a picturesque reality of ice-cream toppings and sweet treats. For me the experience is so worth the hype and here is why. First of all, the San Francisco pop-up is housed in a historic landmark buildingt in the heart of downtown, at One
It is hard to believe that it has been two years since my sweet family and I moved to Sacramento. It was one of the biggest decisions for us on a professional and personal level. This transition has not been the easiest journey, but no large life change ever is. We are in a better place to raise a family and that is the most important factor. I am refraining from getting into the discussion of SF vs Sacramento in this post as there are so many benefits in both,
There are so many influential and important cities in the fashion world today. From Paris, to New York to Milan, to Moscow you can travel from continent to continent visiting remarkable fashion houses. Style is most defiantly a global language, but it does not mean all places are equal when it comes to fashion importance. Moscow has risen in prominence in the international fashion world as a destination location, and earns a spot at the top of my list. Today I am excited to share why I think you
As you might have seen on my Instagram, Andy, baby Kai and I took a day trip to the beloved wine country, Napa Valley, California. It is one of our favorite places to visit and always will be. Napa is one of those magical places you build wonderful memories at, whether you are driving through for a day or spending a long weekend. It is the perfect place to unwind and enjoy its offerings. Those of us who live in The Bay Area or Sacramento Valley are especially lucky to have it just a short