Archive for November, 2010

Rufus Wainright+Pals Lap Up Cherry Vanilla

New author Cherry Vanilla reads from her sensational biography, Lick Me.

Unplanned as the moment was it couldn't have been better scripted: As Cherry Vanilla recounted the late night when a Ziggy-era David Bowie dropped his glittering drawers for her, out of the opposite corner in the salon at Hollywood's Chateau Marmont came a howl, not so much in scorn as much as esprit de corps, from a silver sequin-sheathed Angie Bowie, who, after all, was still wed to the glam god when he popped Cherry's official role as his publicist. […]

Posted in Books, Current Affairs, Music

One Night Only! Gr.Dano @ A+R


The wearable, seasonless ready-to-wear of San Francisco’s gr.dano has become my go-to line since I was introduced to it before this summer's California Design Biennial. In my quest as fashion curator for the show, I was connected to designers Jill Giordano and Brian Scheyer, an affable pair with a heap of talent. […]

Posted in Current Affairs, Design, Style