Special Announcement… Due to the poor showing for our second Fashion and Beauty Contest, it will be postponed until further notice. Thanks to those that did send in submissions. We will keep them on file until we decide whether to revive the contest or not. Thanks The BKBlog Team
And the GRAND TOTAL IS… The grand total of the bill for my virtual shopping spree was $155,750. This included 7 days each in NYC, London, Milan and 10 days in Paris. I included the hotels, food, plane tickets, shopping and miscellaneous mad money for coffees, cocktails, coffee and whatever else. The most I spent […]
Sex sells and sex and fashion pushes up the ratings of most of the glossies out there. I am referring to the main stream magazines and webzines.
This Barbie Wants to Know… I admit I am a HUGE Gossip Girl fan. Don’t ask me why but I am. Seeing the show, it makes me just want to be in NYC. Love that city as much as I do Paris. This last bit of virtual shopping just screamed Gossip Girl!!! They were in […]
I was recently invited by Paulina Leonor Lempicka to attend her Graphic Art Exhibit and other Artists showing their work in honoring Lady Gaga at Galerie Chappe on 4 rue André Barsacq, Paris 75018. However, I will concentrate primarily on the work of Paulina and a short introduction of multi-media artist Brisa Roché for this […]
Check out Faustine, the Lady in Red student at the Sorbonne University in Paris dressed in this British Horse Guard Uniform
Off of rue des Abbesses, in Montmartre, Paris in the 18th district hidden away in a courtyard is Abbesses Theater -Theatre des Abbesses-
… Continued from Part 2 Oooh la la, Barbie is spending in Paris Casual has its place just as being professionally chic. Most of us gals work and want great pieces in our wardrobe that do not make us look too manly. Feeling feminine is important because we are just that, women!! Here are three […]
Fun prints is what Barbie is Buying with these Get Ups Graphic prints may be hard to wear unless you are built like an asparagus but for the majority of us, it is a selective dance between body and the print. The forgotten Cacharel has this easy relaxed dress for the summer. Colorful and bright […]
I strongly suggest you watch this film if you wish to avoid Serfdom. There is the interview that follows with Bill Still by Alex Jones of Prison Plant. You can order the DVD from Bill Still’s web site. Here is the Film, followed by the interview with Bill Still and Alex Jones. Here is the […]
I recently suggested that it would be great if those wishing to write a short story to illustrate my images from the “Tale of the Unexpected” editorial for Harper’s BAZAAR Hong Kong to submit them to BKBlog. Well, I presently have three (3) that I want to share with you. Some really great stuff indeed. […]
How I bumped in to Paulina Leonor Lempicka the daughter of French Fashion Designer Lolita Lempicka… The other day, I was passing in front of a Brasserie on the corner of rue des Trois Frères and rue Chappe in Montmartre in the 18th Arr. of Paris and I saw three people sitting outdoors at the […]
What shall this Barbie wear this Summer – A virtual shopping spree for the Spring-Summer 2011 season wardrobe – The next HOT look from the Milan Fashion Week
So, you think you have arrived. You have been asked to shoot for one of the few Biggies. You have the support of the magazine infrastructure and you are ready to cast that Top Model for your shoot that will catapult you to the top of the heap.
Before the cold hits us all, we sheltered in a cozy ice cave with the musical instrument furniture-sculptures of Pierre Arman presented in the Arman Suite at the Hôtel Lutetia. Brazilian Model Luana Teifke is showcased as the sophisticated CHANEL Yeti-Woman playing a Symphony on Ice photographed by Benjamin Kanarek for VOGUE Brazil.
Bellissima Barbie… As Barbie, I love going to Italy because I am inamorato with the Italian men. I can just stare at them all day drinking my cafe macchiatos and snarfing down my pasta!! My Ken is not too pleased but que sera, sera. However I am here to shop my way through the Milan fashion shows so […]
We have seen the New York, London, Milan and Paris Fashion Weeks, but the Fashion Week that I always wait for with baited breath is the Bi-Annual -On the Farm Fashion Week- Check it on
Just wanted to share this photo of the Book Store Journaux at Place des Abbesses in Paris, Montmartre as a homage to Georges the owner, who recently passed away. He was a very sweet soul and will be missed by all who knew him. We had this really funny routine that would click in every […]