WINTER FASHION on the street • NYC

New Yorkers love to dress up………..and January is the month to get out your furs…….and have fun.

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CLICK ON the cute doggie………….

COFFEE with RUTH at the Breads Bakery Cafe

When breaking bread with RUTH at the Bread Bakery Cafe……….she always meets and greets and entertains those near her.

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Last Wednesday it was Michael.

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Last Friday it was Jonathan………

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And today it was a charming young man new to NYC……..a Catholic Missionary.

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At 101 years of age………she is still kicking………..tho not the bucket!

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And we always eat the same thing………..almond croissant filled to the gills with marzipan.

New York COMIC CON

New York COMIC CON is one of most fun happenings in town.  150,000 people attend………and thousands of them in costume.

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Who is your favorite comic book character?

Mine is Wonder Woman

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On the subway on his way to Comic Con…………and his character is???

FEELIN’ CHAIRY at macKenzie-Childs

 

macKenzie-Childs……….my favorite fun store in NYC……on West 57th street.

So pull up a chair……….or take one home.

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CLICK ON your favorite.

https://www.mackenzie-childs.com

ART STUDENTS LEAGUE HOLIDAY SHOW

The Art Students League is a high esteemed school where hundreds of Americas artists have studied and taught.  It was founded 145 years ago.  Now 2400 students study at the League every month.

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Every year it is my change to purchase student art……….just one painting.  Guess which one I bought.

Alumni of the school…………POLLOCK, ROTHKO, GEORGIA O’KEEFE, LOUISE NEVELSON……and scores of other prominent artists.

CARTIER in Paris at Christmas

My friend……Julie, is in Paris and just sent me her photo of………..

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CARTIER…..of course!

HAPPY BIRTHDAY to Me

Tommie Mouse [the artist]………and Donnie Mouse [the writer]……….let’s celebrate.

CAKE TIME !!!

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I created the diorama……an artist [Odile Bailloeul] designed the mice.  My friend in Paris, Ms. Baudina sewed up the mice.  My sister Wini and her friend Sharon designed and sewed the costumes.

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I made the cake.   My friend Diane sent me the P A R T Y banner.

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Cake knife from Gracious Home [the STORE]……not my friend Sue who has a very gracious home.  How many candles in that pocket?

HAT and TIE designed by me.

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DONNIE MOUSE with spoon in hand…………and his new party hat.

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CAKE TIME !!!