(07/06/2017- Nantucket, MA) Stylist Francesca Mills Purcell, right, works on Mary Seidel's Sea Wife costume at the Cisco Trashion Show, a fashion show showing off costumes made of trash, at Cisco Brewers on Thursday, July 6, 2017. Staff Photo by Matt West (07/06/2017- Nantucket, MA) Models and emcees gather for a huddle after the Cisco Trashion Show, a fashion show showing off costumes made of trash, at Cisco Brewers on Thursday, July 6, 2017. Staff Photo by Matt West (07/06/2017- Nantucket, MA) Model Tayla Fernandez shows off a dress of balloons at the Cisco Trashion Show, a fashion show showing off costumes made of trash, at Cisco Brewers on Thursday, July 6, 2017. Staff Photo by Matt West ON THE CATWALK: Ex-Pats cheerleader Camille Kostek, above, shows off clothing made from junk found on the Nantucket shore during the second annual Cisco Trashion Show yesterday. (07/06/2017- Nantucket, MA) Model Camille Kostek mugs for the cameras at the Cisco Trashion Show, a … [Read more...] about Beachy keen: Litter inspires fashion show on Nantucket [+video]
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Opinion PUBLISHED: 20:00 26 February 2019 Lynne Mortimer Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, leaves the Surrey Hotel ahead of her baby shower at the Mark Hotel. Picture: AP Photo/Kevin Hagen Kevin Hagen The royal’s New York party has been much reported and speculated upon. Our columnist reveals more about the tradition. A baby shower is about getting together with friends. Picture: Getty Images/iStockphotoMeghan, Duchess of Sussex has had a baby shower.It was something of a mystery to me until comparatively recently when my I was invited to one. If you had asked me when I was pregnant, in the early 80s, if I would like a baby shower, I would have imagined it to be something that you used in the bath. Now gaining in popularity, alongside other American traditions such as hen and stag dos, Hallowe’en trick or treating and Black Friday, the baby shower has also been embraced by British culture. Personally, I welcome anything that uncurls that stiff … [Read more...] about Baby Showers for royals and commoners
NEWARK, N.J. — Senator Cory Booker was educated at Stanford, Oxford and Yale, but he likes to say he got his real education at Brick Towers, the dilapidated and dangerous housing project in inner-city Newark where he spent eight years as a tenant—not by necessity, but by choice. Living in a 16th-floor apartment that often lacked heat, hot water and elevator service, among poor neighbors trapped on the slum side of the American Dream, this celebrated black prodigy from a comfortable white suburb took an extended tutorial in urban adversity. He got a firsthand introduction to the policy issues that drove his agenda as a city councilor, mayor and New Jersey senator, and will now drive his newly announced presidential campaign. Brick Towers is gone now, but on a chilly gray morning in January, Booker was back at the intersection it loomed over for decades, riffing on the difference between thinking about policy and experiencing it up close. He noted that his former neighbor … [Read more...] about Is Cory Booker for Real?
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