BERGDORFS windows this week / Spring 2015 Collection

BERGDORF’S WINDOWS THIS WEEK.……….Spring 2015 Collection……..featuring fashions by Delpozo, J. Mendel, Mary Katranizou.  SHOES by Malone Souliers, Pierre Hardy, Guiseppe Zanoti.  HAT: Eeugenia Kim

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All of the sculptures are by Mark Gagnon and are available for purchase!

MAKING STRIDES AGAINST BREAST CANCER NYC WALK

MAKING STRIDES AGAINST BREAST CANCER NYC WALK…………was today in Manhattan and Central Park.

30,000 people joined the walk to help raise million for cancer research.

The WALK………39 miles…..took two days……and a lot of New Yorkers dedicated to the cause.  Wipe out BREAST CANCER………and the world will have more birthdays.

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The AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY organized this walk.

PAINTED FURNITURE by my artist friends / Marlene and Dan Coble

 

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SEE AND BUY there current work at this showhttp://theamericancraftsmenshow.blogspot.com/

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SEE MORE OF THEIR  COLLECTION:

http://www.drcobleandcompany.com

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This is my favorite piece…….but there isn’t an inch of room in my apartment where I can put it.  BUT….you can buy it for yours!

PUBLIC MORALS / filming a scene in Greenwich Village

We were strolling in Greenwich Village today heading to the Corner Bistro for a burger  but it was renamed ……..SHAMROCK INN.  They were shooting a scene for a new TV series: “PUBLIC MORALS”………….Steven Spielberg, producer.  It is a 10 part series.  About 100 people were working in the streets and on the set just to shoot this one scene.

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ED BURNS plays a hardworking officer as he deals with the the dark underbelly of NYC

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The HAMILTON LUNCHEONETTE / lunch with Ilona

Matthew, the owner of Cafe Minerva, has recently opened HAMILTON’S LUNCHEONETTE [51 Bank Street].  Nostalgia has returned to the neighborhood………and at prices that are hard to believe!

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You can shop at Marc Jacobs right across the street……….spent all your $$$ and then drop in here for a #10 lunch!

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Meet Mathew….the proprietor……..and Ilona

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Ilona and the two Toms in a photo book……..

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Ilona in her new beret……..MAGENTA of course!  Ilona is currently starring in a new movie……..”ADVANCED STYLE

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Turkey breast……divine potatoes mashed with butter and cream…….gravy [the real thing].  $9.

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Corned beef and cabbage……roasted potatoes and saurkraut…….$10

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I LOVED the hamburger.  $5.

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Ilona and her fuzzy new sweater.

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Ilona put on her new “faux” fur……..time for a fashion show!

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Perky soda jerks and a sweet waitress………eager to please.

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We ordered more sodas.  $2.

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Soooooooo delicious!

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Butter Brickle…………all Sundays are $8.

25 fun BUSES in NY / HOP ON.

If you wanna have fun in New York………hop on / hop off …….a tour bus.

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For $35 bucks………..cover the whole city………from Wall street to Harlem.

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SUNDAY BRUNCH with Stacie and Laura

Laura, Stacie and the Donald…………friends from high school………[that was 50 years ago]……….met for brunch today on our terrace.  Rehashing the old but fun times.

 [All three have a memory that is still intact].

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We laughed and scratched for 4 hours.  The food tasted better than it looks [Pomorodo Restaurant prepared it].  But, it was the company that counts.  Delightful!