Looking back at Kate Spade

The world has lost another great woman & designer! RIP Kate Spade. Kate Spade was an American fashion designer and businesswoman. One of the first of a wave of American women contemporary designers who emerged in the 1990s, she built a brand on the appeal of clothes and accessories that made shoppers smile. She embodied her…

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Merci Store

Merci! Yes, it means “thank you” in French but it is also a wonderful concept store in Paris. I have had the chance to visit the store a few times during my work travels. People come from all over the world to see the store and to be inspired. Merci is a place created in…

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