Category Archives: GAY

DIFFA…..Designing By design • nyc 2017

DINING DESIGNS presented by DIFFA…….on the pier, NYC.  The design industry raising funds to help victims of AIDS and those who are HIV positive.

Designed by “2 Michaels”……the Beacon Hill Table is based on the textiles in their collection.”Japonisme”.

Table decor by New York Times “T” magazine.

Jamie Drake designed this for Benjamin Moore….to raise awareness about AIDS.

Matisse inspired……Carlos Mota designed this dining room  for Architectural Digest .

Charles Harper’s illustrations for DESIGNTEX.

INTERIOR DESIGN MAGAZINE……Ali Taylor used a “pop art style” inspired by the target paintings of Jasper Johns.

NYC • Saint Patrick’s Day Parade

 

Parade goers and protestors and LGBT groups lined the parade route on Fifth Avenue.  This year GAYS were allowed to march…………but there were plenty of Christians and Catholics holding up their signs in protest.

 

HOUSING WORKS THRIFT • Fabulous Spring Event

All of the proceeds from HOUSING WORKS THRIFT STORE.……….goes to victims of AIDS……….paying for their meds……rent…….and the many other things they require to survive.

It is a very worthy cause…………Don and I shop here every week.

WAR PAINT on Broadway at the Nederlander Theatre

The theatre only has 1200 seats…………so it was a rush to get everyone outside into the theatre on time……lots of elderly ladies with walkers.

The NEDERLANDER THEATRE

The THEATRE CURTAIN………..generating excitement even before it rises.

Staring………PATTI LUPONE and CHRISTINE EBERSOLE

TIME:  1935-1964              LOCATION :  New York City

THE PLOT:  The battle between the cosmetic queens…….Helena Rubinstein and Elizabeth Arden.

Set design by David Korins Design

Our dear friend Erik Liberman plays the parts of several characters…………including the “gay sailor”.

FASHION WEEK NYC • Feb 2017

When New Yorkers hit the streets……they are on their own runway.  Here are 25 looks……….during FASHION WEEK 2017

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CLICK  to see 24 more costumes.

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………….

DIFFA • Dining by Design

DIFFA: Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS……….in support of its mission to raise funds for HIV/AIDS prevention……raising nearly $ 1million for grants.

For more information visit:     http://diffa.org

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CLICK ON.……to view these creative table settings……where we gathered together with friends and enjoyed a culinary experience from famous chefs.