Emmy-winning television star, celebrity stylist, author and fashion designer Carson Kressley spent a day last week at Philadelphia University for Discover Fashion Day. So did I. My appearance was less…
Ahhhh vacation: described as a period of time that a person spends AWAY from home, school, or business usually in order to relax or travel. My wife and I took…
All I really need to know I learned…well, starting my business!
Taking a cue from Robert Fulghum’s best selling book “All I really need to know I learned in Kindergarten” I have compiled my own little, not so best selling, list of knowledge I have gathered over the past 8 years in business, some things the hard way.
Usually about this time of year I reflect on the past 12 months of my business and even go back to day one: Memorial Day, 2006. What’s working? What’s not? What can I do better? My main goal is always fulfilling the needs of my commercial clients today while continually growing my business for tomorrow.
When you think of ballet a few things probably don’t come to mind…mud, water, or rocks to name several. But, as I found out, taking one very graceful ballerina into such a location can quickly become a stark, yet beautiful photo op. (continued below)
Local ballerina, Mary-Elaine, and her mom opted to do a late afternoon photo shoot with me recently along the banks of the Conodoguinet Creek outside of Camp Hill. The Native American name for Conodoguinet means “A long way with many bends” …a perfect place for a ballerina shoot!
So off we went. As we walked a short distance to the location we got plenty of stares from passing motorists. Not sure if it was all my gear or the tutu (No, I was not wearing the tutu – although that would have made for an even more interesting shoot)
Visitors quietly stand among the luminaries at the Soldiers’ National Cemetery in Gettysburg. They mark each of the more than 3,500 graves of soldiers killed in the battle of Gettysburg.
Here is a quick slideshow of some behind the scenes and runway shots from Philadelphia University's 2013 fashion show at the Academy of Music in Philadelphia. Top notch designers, models…