Somehow we would like to believe that the bikes in Paris are rather tzujed up glam affairs.But, no. More often than not, Parisians go for practicality rather than preciousness when it comes to getting around the city– always with a dash of French chic style, of course! Richard Nahem, observes…I recently started taking photos of bicycles around the city. They have a certain charm which is hard to describe.From the slick racers that are used in the Tour De France, […]
Brad Boles is still on the loose making and collecting gossip in the Hamptons before the summer season comes to an end. Brad did take some time away from the luxe set to fine-tune some Halloween costumes that are about to hit the stores. It may seem early for you to start thinking about what will be the biggest Halloween costumes trends but if you look in the aisle next to school supplies, you’ll see that Halloween costumes are already […]
Blog Talk Radio Episode 1: July 4th Weekend Round Up- Celebrities, Fashion & Beauty with Sharon Haver & Brad BolesWelcome to Sharon & Brad’s first episode of FocusOnStyle- Talk Radio. Do you believe it, that crazy queen had tech difficulties with our first try on Blog Talk Radio?It’s been quite an action-packed holiday weekend with Brad Boles in the tony Hamptons and Sharon Haver in downtown Manhattan. From celebrities to family adventures… they’ve’ve got your dish and tips.Problem: Where’s Brad? […]
Must See: American High Style: Fashioning a National Collection at the Brooklyn MuseumHere’s a fashion treat for those of you in the city this holiday weekend or in the next 2 months.The Brooklyn Museum, it’s an incredible museum that’s just a few train stops out of Manhattan, marks its new relationship with the Costume Institute at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, with an exhibition of some of the most renowned objects from its esteemed costume collection.The fashion exhibition consists of […]
Sexy Fridays, Valentines Day series. Home alone, but not for long! Try some of these self-loving sensual tips.If youa
Sleep Tips: Although we may not like to admit it, many of the sleep problems we experience are the result of bad habits and behaviors.We stay up late or sleep in late. We eat foods that disagree with us or enjoy a drink late at night, oblivious to their disruptive impact on our sleep rhythms. Over time, we teach our body not to sleep and for relief we often turn to sleeping pills, which mask rather than solve the problem, […]
Here are a few makeup tips on how to slim your face…Concentrate on your eyes with a nice shadow-liner-mascara combination that draws attention to your personality.mediumWhen you get ready for blush, there are certain things you need to know to get that slimming effect you’re looking for. Choose your blush according to your skin tone– rosy and warm or peachy tones.
Dressing for a holiday party may fluster many of us, but it doesn’t have to. Classic, that’s the way to go when you want to look, timeless, chic, and very dressed up without adding a Las Vegas amount of glitz to your wardrobe.Depending on the crowd, a New Year’s Eve house party can be a very simple and low-key affair. There really isn’t much need to splurge on something that you may never have the opportunity to wear again, particularly […]
Retail Remedy: Have yourself a very modern Christmas full of simple and clean artistic references… I especially like these clever holiday windows at the Lanvin men’s and women’s shop that have a post-modern art feel. Le Bon Marche has the most innovative holiday windows this year. Video artist Bertrand Planes has an installation of four animated videos that take center stage.The videos all humorously reference the holiday turkey.
Retail Remedy: Barney’s New York Homage to Saturday Night Live for its Holiday WindowsDo you really want to see another red sequin gown in a Christmas window? Probably not. But so festive funnies just may hit the spot to have a hoot and then go shopping.
Talk about brilliant, color that is!The Louis Vuitton summer 2010 sunglasses collection designed by Marc Jacobs take on a seventies feel with an injection of Arty Technicolour.
What to wear to a Christmas party when it’s coldIs it ok to wear a short-sleeved dress to a Christmas Party even if it is 30 degrees outside?I am going to wear a shawl but would like to take it off I don’t want to look so conservative, just be warm. I am a young 40 and it is a corporate Christmas Party. (Via Comcast email)A:Look how Claudia Schiffer dresses up for a cold nightIt can get tricky to look […]