Tag: San Francisco Blogger

Living Life up Here in MARGE

Most of us inherit traits and mannerisms from our families such as the color of our eyes and the way we perform daily rituals, however fashion designer and founder of MARGE Clothing, Kaersten Cooper inherited profound height and her grandmother, Marjorie Boldt nostalgic talent. Being inspired by her grandmother, a fashion illustrator from the 1930’s and 40’s Kaersten grew up absorbing her qualities and combining these … Read More Living Life up Here in MARGE

A Sense of European Flair in Hermès

Alongside a large tidal lagoon in the center of Oakland, just east of Downtown lies the historic Madison-Lake Apartments of 1927 – better known today as Hotel Merritt. A historian at heart for grand architecture I find the San Francisco bay area bestows a nostalgic era when detail was as intricate as the garments worn. Embracing centuries of history that towers before me, I … Read More A Sense of European Flair in Hermès

An Elegant Transition into Autumn

Exactly during this time each year, I begin to embrace a transition for my favorite division of the year, autumn. With the official equinox date of September 22nd, you’ll find the evenings coming earlier and temperatures becoming considerably cooler. What is it about the Northern hemisphere transition that conjures such excitement? Perhaps, it’s the opportunity to apply a style fundamental I call the “Layering … Read More An Elegant Transition into Autumn