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Stylish New Look in Watches

DALLAS, May 7, 2012/ — One of the things that I do not like in this age of smartphones is that watches and timepieces are going on the wayside. Most young people believe they don’t need a watch because their iPhone or their Android phone has a clock …

Lela Rose Neon Vista Clutch

NEW YORK, May 6, 2012/ — Whether you’re picking up Mother’s Day treats or restocking your beauty arsenal, shoppers who visit www.beauty.com/lelarose will receive a Lela Rose Neon Vista clutch with a minimum purchase of $100 starting May 1, 2012. The acclaimed Lela Rose Spring/Summer 2012 collection took …

John Varvatos Star USA Rocks The Streets of New York

NEW YORK, May 5, 2012/ — Today at 2:30 PM – 6:30 PM, the John Varvatos Star USA Fragrance Tour Bus will be at Broadway at 34th Street, outside Macy’s Herald Square, New York City to give away Free Fragrance Samples, Photo Ops, and In-Store Prizes. Get a …

All the Gossip in Shanghai: Leighton Meester & Ed Westwick

NEW YORK, May 4, 2012/ — Celebrating the grand openings of first ever retail Pavilion in Shanghai, China on April 27th, Harry Winston invited “Gossip Girl” stars Leighton Meester and Ed Westwick to cut the ceremonial ribbon. And to commemorate the event, Harry Winston released limited edition timepieces- …

Hutcherson and Washington in Washington

NEW YORK, May 3, 2012/ — Once a year, during the annual White House Correspondents’ Association Dinner, the press corps inside the Washington beltway ARE the news. Instead of writing about the news, other reporters write about them. What makes this very special? Other than this year is …

America’s Most Hated Family Visits Dallas

DALLAS, May 2, 2012/ — Almost two years ago, on July 11, 2010, I accidentally walked into a protest being held by members of the Westboro Baptist Church better known as “America’s Most Hated Family” when they held a protest in front of the Dallas Cathedral. And quite …

Dallas Skyline

DALLAS, May 1, 2012/ — We might not have the skyscrapers of New York City, but Dallas can still boast of a beautiful skyline. Note: The skyline image is owned by DrumGuy8800; All other photos are by Marienela.

Christmas Eve 2011 in Downtown Dallas

DALLAS, Apr 30, 2012/ — It was a cold Christmas Eve in 2011, though there was no snow. Following tradition, we went to church. But, because our church was in Downtown, we found ourselves walking Main Street after Mass. The lights were on and the Neiman Marcus store …

Dallas Christmas Tree 2011

DALLAS, Apr 29, 2012/ — It might not be as flashy or as famous as the Rockefeller Center tree in New York, but the city of Dallas’ Christmas Tree located at the AT&T Square in Commerce Street had its fair share of admirers. It’s just too bad that …

Brooklyn Blizzard

DALLAS, Apr 28, 2012/ — On Feb 10, 2010, the eve of New York Fashion Week, a blizzard passed through the East Coast. And this is perhaps one of my favorite photos of New York. It was eerie waking up when everything was so quiet. I was used …

White Rock Lake

DALLAS, Apr 26, 2012/ — During a cold winter day last January, we decided to have a picnic at Dallas’ White Rock Lake. Yes, it was strange having a picnic during winter. But winter was so mild this year that it would have been a shame to stay …

Calico Cat

DALLAS, Apr 25, 2012/ — CC, short for calico cat literally walked into our lives during our first winter here in Dallas. It was December 1998 and though the temperature was not below freezing, it was still very cold out specially for a cat that is not more …