Category Archives: NYC

New York Fashion Week Series: 1. Rag & Bone

In the first of my Fashion Week series, where I’ll be talking about my favourite spring / summer 13 collections from amongst the recent runway presentations in New York, we have Rag & Bone.  I’m usually wholly more interested in … Continue reading

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Style In The City of Manhattan: Brooklyn Bridge & All Saints Black Dress

Manhattan has an uncanny ability to make me feel like Carrie Bradshaw at times.  The energy is infectious, the people full of spirit – New York City really feels like a place where anything can happen. I remember arriving in … Continue reading

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How To Get A Head In Psychology.

This weekend the weather in NYC was glorious – the first peek of spring time sun, hopefully signalling the beginning of warmer weather (fingers crossed).  I returned to Dumbo for the amazing view across to Manhattan and the Brooklyn bridge … Continue reading

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“Life is change. Growth is optional. Choose wisely.” ~ Anon.

This week is a special week for me.  It marks one whole year of New York living and two years of blogging.  Moving to New York has been a huge challenge but right now life feels a big adventure.  The … Continue reading

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New York Moments (Winter Edition)

Some snapshots of my being “American” these last few months.  Above: ice skating in Central Park on Sunday.  Below: autumn in Central Park Below: Afternoon tea at The Plaza Hotel for my birthday last month Below: Thanksgiving outfit I didn’t … Continue reading

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StyleOnTheCouch Loves (all over again!): MICHI Athletic Wear

I discovered the amazing athletic wear from Michi New York earlier this year (you can read the post here) and I’m super excited to show you these photos from the new spring summer collection.  Designer Michelle Watson’s aim to combine … Continue reading

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StyleOnTheCouch Loves: Gabriella NY Bridal Salon

Remember the Zinke lace jumper I fell in love with? I purchased it from a bridal salon in Manhattan and this morning Gabriella New York invited me back into their showroom space so I could take pictures of their delightful boutique. With … Continue reading

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