Tag Archives: Upper West Side

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.

MEHU GALLERY………..it’s all about the HORSE

THE HORSE PRANCES ON………in this exhibition by 70 artists at the MEHU GALLERY on the Upper west side.  Prints……etchings…..paintings……..collages………monoprints………. over 100 works are on sale.

CLICK ON A HORSE…………to identify the artist

RAIN………handmade with love……..from AFRICA

Everything  at RAIN.….is handmade with LOVE……..and every product creates HOPE for people who face poverty as a way of life.

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Caring human touch is visible in every creation…….moulded, woven, carved, poured, knitted, beaded………all by hand!

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Wild harvested African organic oils………Kalahari Melon, Baobad, Mafura, Marula and Mongongo Nut form the heart of the body care range.

All of RAIN’S products are natural……..fairly traded with the utmost integrity and honesty.

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RAIN……….I welcome you to the Upper West Side……..you TAKE CARE!

Meet MOSES at the West 76th street FLEA MARKET

Sunday morning at the local Flea Market on Columbus Avenue.………you can meet MOSES.  A very charming man……. selling yardage of silks and satins………plus

HANDMADE CHRISTMAS ORNAMENTS..…………bejeweled with silk ribbons, pearls, crystals and beads.

Purchase a few……they will add some elegance to your tree.

 

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“COCO CHANEL…….a “must have” for any fashion forward person.

AFTERNOON TEA with friends from the Royal Ballet

My friends from the Royal Ballet in Birmingham have been in town for 5 days.  Dougie was setting up the stage at City Center for a performance by the Sarasota Ballet…..using the Royals set.  The lovely Claudia took time off from the Royal Ballet School in London.  Brother Alex [wearing John Lennon’s sunglasses]……..is a tennis coach in New Jersey.  James [with the adorable smile] is a student of dramatic arts.

We lunched at AG’s Kitchen on the upper West Side………the burgers there reign supreme.

YANNI was sighted at my Local Flea Market

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YANNI???  HA HA.  It’s is my friend Larry……….my favorite dealer at the Columbus Avenue Flea Market.

MADONNA’S APARTMENT is for Sale

Madonna bought the apartment in 1985 when she was married to Sean Penn.

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If you’d like to live near me on the Upper West Side of Manhattan……….Madonna’s apartment is for sale……….$20 million.  It has been reduced by $3 million.

These photos appeared in Architectural Digest.

It is a lovely Duplex with direct views into Central Park.  14 rooms.  It was decorated by her brother, Christopher Ciccone.  It is an elegant setting.