Style & Ease

Hi I’m Alexandra, style expert+personal stylist since 2001 and this is my blog yes I write everything (except for the press pieces) sorry no guest posts nothing’s sponsored just my unfiltered opinion of where style, self care, and reality intersect.
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FASHION AND STYLE INSPIRATIONS, TALENTED PEOPLE,
size wars
Overhead at parallel universe jimmy’s on u avenue in Brooklyn. ‘ do you make dresses for fat people?’ my friend and talented fashion designer Sergio of Celestino answers, ‘like a size 20? We accommodate all women.’‘No like 8’ The claws on the cougar have come out!
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FASHION AND STYLE INSPIRATIONS, STYLE DIY,
have designer bag…will travel
So living and working in New York City means riding the subway is a reality of my daily existence. Although I consider myself professionably successful, I prefer to be fashionally frugal, which means opting to to walk most of the time from my very convenient 5th Avenue crib. I suspect most New Yorkers have the […]
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INSPIRING EVENTS,
Adventures in Palm Beach Land-Breaking and Entering at the Breakers
Escaping New York during the winter is imperative and this year I visited the Palm Beach area with a good friend of mine Nikki (party planner extrodinaire of bon-vivantllc.com). Nikki being the social butterfly and hooked up in many ways had the whole weekend mapped out for us. I lean more towards the introverted side […]
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INSPIRING EVENTS,
martha martha martha
So my fun and young girlfriend ‘j’ got tickets to be in the audience for a taping of the Martha Stewart Show. Luckily as a freelancer I can go to these sorts of silly frivolities. ‘J’ was super excited because she said ‘we will get tons of great shit-ie swag’. Me being the jaded fashionista […]
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FASHION AND STYLE INSPIRATIONS, INSPIRING EVENTS,
a rose by anyone name?
Now I understand buzz in new york. The Rose Bar in the Gramercy Park Hotel has major buzz. But with buzz there is misinformation. One of my hedge fund CEO’s explained that to get in you have to email and have a reservation in advance and have a secret email address. And that it was […]
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FASHION AND STYLE INSPIRATIONS, INSPIRING EVENTS, NEW AND NOTEWORTHY, TALENTED PEOPLE,
Palm Springs Bed Hopping
viceroy dining roomsnowcone bus at ace that falls shorttoo cool for school pool at the aceoutdoor dining at the Rivierared chandelier at the RivieraSo I was in Palm Springs visiting my two honorary uncles having a grand old time during Dina Shore (lesbian) weekend. One at DINKS (dual income no kids) we were subjected to […]
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CLOSET PROJECT, FASHION AND STYLE INSPIRATIONS, LESS IS MORE, STYLE DIY,
fashion spring cleaning?
Ahhh Spring….the in between weather.So perfect for fashion pickles. Yesterday I decided to break out an outfit from the summer. Unitard from american apparel so that I could jump into yoga class at 6pm with short flowy dress over it. Now what shoes to wear…too cold to go sockless I tried on socks with my […]
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INSPIRING EVENTS, NEW AND NOTEWORTHY,
On my high horse
I convinced one of my honorary uncles (the funny one) to come horse back riding with me at Smoke Tree Ranch. We chose the 2 hour tour because it’s more scenic and visits an oasis. I am used to riding english on the east coast and I’m clearly out of my element. Even though I […]
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INSPIRING EVENTS, STYLE,
Empire of what?
7:30pmempire hotel rooftop barfriday nightwhy do they think that loud music creates the illusion of more people?where are the civilized but unstuffy people of manhattan? I realize that the red dress by velvet may be a little too sexy after getting groped/massaged/kneeded by a mannamed ‘john’. Despite banter and ensuing conversation no drink is offered […]
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LESS IS MORE, STYLE DIY,
Just Say NO to Harem Pants
Ok Ladies.I’m all for fashion. I work in fashion but I believe in looking good. What I stress to my clients is to showcase their best features and to WORK IT. So I ask you, what does the Harem pant accentuate?The fact that you have a low crotch and wear diapers. I saw them on […]
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