GERMANWINGS FLIGHT CRASH……..Robert Oliver one of the American passengers…….

 

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Martin Meissner took this photo.

NATIONAL PUPPY DAY • March 23rd

 

NATIONAL PUPPY DAY……….. is all about adorable pups. When I see them on the streets in manhattan…….I snap a photo. Here are 50 shots……….from my file of over 10,000 of these cuties.

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CLICK ON your favorite pup……….

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Yes………….a puppy is a man’s best friend.

DIFFA nyc • 2015• Billie Kid sells CONDOMS

BILLI KID was at the DIFFA expo on Pier 92 this past week-end.  Billi is probably the most talented of the street artists in New York.

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To attract attention to those most at risk of contracting AIDS, Billi has invited 22 street artists to paint a RED TRAFFIC STOP SIGNS as part of a campaign to make young pople aware that HIV/AIDS still exists and that wearing a CONDOM can prevent it.

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Attention getting CONDOM COVERS……..

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Billi has donated his art to the auction to help raise money for DIFFA…….

he wants to make a DIFFArence.

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BILLI with his design.  The STOP SIGNS have become CONDOM WRAPPERS.

DIFFA nyc 2015

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DIFFA • Dining by Design……a wonderful event……..supported by The Rockwell Group, Interior Design Magazine, Ralph Lauren,  Fendi Casa, Patron Tequila, Hermes, Roche Bobois, Calvin Klein Home, Sunbrella, Design within Reach, Ligne Roset, Michael Fina and Ottawa.

Michael Aram was one of the table centerpieces sponsor.

Some of the most creative visionaries in design today have brought their talent to this event…….all helping to make a DIFFArence.

 

DIFFA nyc 2015 • Stacy Garcia

STACY GARCIA is proud to sponsor DIFFA’S Dining by Design.

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KAYLEE DAILEY.……one of the designers……..was on hand to assist and answer all my questions.  Charming!

CLICK ON…..to see the SLIDESHOW

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FURNITURE:  Astor Arm Chair, Gustav Metal Side Chair and Henley Table by Bernhardt.

DIFFA….Dining by Design • nyc 2015

THE MISSION 

DIFFA: Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS raises funds for grants to organizations that fight HIV/AIDS

It brings together the most creative visionaries in the design field.

This year the show is at Pier 92 on the Hudson River

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STACY GARCIA New York……my favorite exhibit…..perhaps because I am wild for paper sculpture.

WALLPAPER:  Paper Muse collection by Stacy Garcia for York wall covering.

SAINT PATRICK’S DAY PARADE • NYC 2015

GAYS were allowed to march in the NYC Saint Patrick’s Day Parade.……tho not all of them.  LGBT was allowed a small contingent.

BUT………it is a start.  Pity to think of all those closeted Irish gays marching along with all the straights.

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GAY…….as in HAPPY Marchers