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meet JR, street artist and urban activist

A contemporary french artist known for his captivating street installations, JR is setting the stage in San Fransisco for his second urban fresco. In last year’s “Chronicles of Clichy-Montfermeil” he showcased the multitude of personas found within the Paris suburb Les Boquets in a mural of over 750 photos.   This month he’s bringing his lens […]

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New Vibe, a yoga studio in the heart of Manhattan

On a snowy Saturday morning in early December, I walked into New Vibe Yoga looking to revamp my fitness routine with some Ashtanga yoga. Ashtanga is a well-balanced practice that works multiple parts of the body to develop strength, balance and flexibility. It involves syncing the breath with a series of postures which produce internal […]

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how to keep your fitness goals this year

Like clockwork, every January brings an influx of newcomers with newly minted gym memberships looking to make good on their fitness resolutions. Open treadmills become consistently scarce, spin classes full and finding a squat rack between the hours of five and eight pm can prove a confrontational task. Come late January, however, the number of new […]

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the Parisian home 

Because there’s no place like home, I decided to showcase a Parisian style abode while traveling abroad. Our friend Mark, graciously hosted us in his breathtaking apartment in the trendy 10th arrondissement of Paris’ Rive Droite. The sprawling two bedroom, two bathroom residence occupies 1500 square feet of a corner Haussmannian apartment building and overlooks […]

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les artisans aux Galeries Lafayette

European artisans are world renowned specialists who often spend lifetimes mastering their crafts for which many are willing to pay considerably. We’re all too familiar with the fruits of their labor which include clothing, leather goods, perfumes, wines and cheeses among other things. However, the experts themselves usually work behind closed doors within studios found […]

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read this if…

I recently decided it was time I graduated from the camera on my smartphone to something a bit more sophisticated. So I bought a Nikon D5600 and took to the streets of New York shooting everything from soho strangers to subway stations and Sunday brunches. However, the more pictures I took the clearer it became […]

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xMas wishlist list 2017

Sonos One brand: sonos, origin: santa barbara, 2002 This chic new speaker from Sonos combines sophisticated design, studio quality sound and machine learning software to deliver a premium user experience. Sonos One is equipped with Amazon’s Alexa, and compatible with Spotify voice (Google Assistant coming soon) allowing you to control your music by simply using your voice. […]

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