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November 2016

The Vices

Anise Spirit Dinner: Grand Marnier

I can’t believe we’ve come to this and in such a short amount of time. Anise Global Gastrobar had its last spirit dinner of the year last night. Grand Marnier was the star of the show. I looked forward to this…

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The Model

Brooklyn Shaker

My second editorial of the year and Howie Chen’s VERY first!!! I am so happy to finally show you guys these photos. We took them way back in September and had to edit, submit and wait for an approval. The…

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The Vices

Anise: Angry Chair Brewing Dinner

Anise Global Gastrobar’s latest dinner featured beers from Angry Chair Brewing. I only VERY recently started venturing into the realm of beer and I was very excited for this dinner. I arrived a little late due to the usual I-275…

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The Look

Cool off the Swett

No, that is not a typo. I did a shoot with my friend Stephen Swett a few weeks ago before I went to work. We shot on Polk Street and the roof of the William F. Poe Garage near the…

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The Traveler

Henry B. Plant Museum

Every so often when I’m waiting tables at Anise, someone sitting outside will ask me about the castle across the way. I proudly boast “That’s my Alma Mater! That’s the University of Tampa… and those are the minarets… and and…

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The Vices

Anise: Boozy Tea Party

Anise Global Gastrobar had ANOTHER Boozy Tea Party!!! Unlike last year, I got to join the festivities! I landed back in town from 6am flight from NYC, took a nap and immediately started throwing back flutes of champagne. This Boozy…

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The Look

Laundry Day

Sometimes you just walk around in your skivvies. And there isn’t a damn thing wrong with that! SOMETIMES, you also find a pretty carpet and happen to have a light set up above you. All photos are by Howie @flvffz…

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The Look

Nasty Gypsy

Hello friends! I’ve been going through some personal heartbreak lately and it seems to be slightly eased by facials, massages, NYC trips and online shopping. I present to you the treasure I have recently acquired from Nasty Gal and Gypsy…

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The Look

Floral in the Fall

I was SO lucky to be in NYC for the Fall. I miss living in a place that has actual seasons. The air was nice, breezy and crispy. Just enough to need a light jacket. I fell in love with…

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The Look

You Are What You Eat

If we truly are what we eat then I’m probably 80% makeup and hair products and 20% ramen, eggs, bacon and alcohol. I’m pretty OK with that. @Stylefeen and I hit the streets of Bushwick and took some photos in…

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