10 New Shoe Brands to Shop in 2019

February 16, 2019

Even in the age of Konmari, it’s hard to shake the feeling of wanting something new in your closet to welcome a new year or season. That doesn’t mean updating every single thing in your wardrobe. Sometimes the key to making your favorite pieces feel fresh is throwing one new item into the mix. Where better […]

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Marion Parke Continues To Reshape The Luxury Shoe Experience

February 15, 2019

I love keeping tabs on the founders and brands that I have covered for this forum over the last several years. It’s been fascinating to see who’s taken off and who hasn’t been so lucky. I thought it would be interesting to revisit some of my favorite brands to see what’s been happening since we […]

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D.S. & Durga’s New Manhattan Perfume Boutique Has a Scent—and a Song—for Every Lover

February 13, 2019

n a recent frigid morning in Manhattan, David and Kavi Moltz, the tattooed thirtysomethings behind the fragrance house D.S. & Durga, are warming up over eggs at Cafe Gitane. The place has long been a refuge for well-heeled people escaping the nearby Soho scrum. “I used to work here, at Gitane, so this whole neighborhood I’ve always loved,” says David, […]

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Ariana Grande’s new Cloud perfume could just be the best celebrity fragrance ever

February 12, 2019

We have to admit, we’re yet to truly fall in love with a celebrity fragrance. Ok, there have been a few that have taken our fancy, albeit briefly. Who could forget Britney Spears Fantasy, which we’re pretty sure we wore on more than one occasion and we’d be lying if we said we didn’t rock […]

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Parkway Place hosting annual shoe drive benefiting children around the world

February 11, 2019

For 20 years, Buckner International (the parent organization of Parkway Place, a faith-based senior living community in Houston) has donated nearly 4 million pairs of shoes to children in poverty-stricken countries. Now, residents and associates of Parkway Place are taking part in the annual “Shoes for Orphan Souls” shoe drive, and the community invites the […]

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Ariana Grande’s Cloud Perfume Is the Perfect Prelude to Her New Album

February 9, 2019

What a year Ariana Grande has had, and it’s only February. Unless you’ve been living under a rock with no Wi-Fi, you know that Ari’s been working hard since, well, it’s kind of hard to remember the last time she took a break from work, and the limelight that comes with it. With the press whirlwind surrounding […]

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Adidas pulls all-white Black History Month shoe after backlash

February 8, 2019

Talk about a swing and a miss. Adidas pulled its all-white shoe honoring Black History Month from its collection after receiving backlash on social media. The all-white shoe was among several different shoes featuring designs by the Harlem Renaissance. People didn’t really have a problem with the other shoes in the series. The white sneaker, […]

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