“They’re not just dreams. Not anymore, I dream more than I wake now, and, at times, I have crossed over. Can’t you see? I’ve been there.”
Winter’s Tale by Mark Helprin.
I dreamed about the perfect blizzard to come over New York City, the one that transfigures scenery and redesigns the landscape; the mesmerizing snow storm that slows time down and takes you into the realm of pure winter wonderland, where snow incessantly falls with soft, sparkling, shooting star flakes that resemble comet’s tail when captured in the fall, before they kiss the puffy clouds you walk on.
What’s all the fuss about?
It rejuvenates the skin with a surgical precision, softens the signs of aging, removes hair excess and discolorations. The miraculous laser tempts with all sorts of beauty treatments promising prolonged youth and crow-feet-free happy face. But, it is not only about the beauty, or is it?
It was a promising fall day in the North Woods when the girl woke up. She opened her eyes and saw a gold light reflected on the ceiling of her room. She smiled. The eastern breeze made the ironwood trees slowly drop their golden leaves. The girl knew that if she had wanted to find the Magnificent Kingdom that day, she couldn’t waste a minute and let the sun surprise her at dusk.
February 20-22nd, TRANOÏ trade shows premiered in New York City with its 80 designers from 20 countries from all over the world. Founded in 1998, TRANOÏ is one of the main fashion trade show organizers in France and now, for the first time, it opened its door to the U.S visitors that had a chance to admire and get inspired by creative international brands, each representing truly remarkable designs and high-quality, avant-garde products. From handbags, jewelry, ready-to-wear and shoes to watches, hats and belts – all this displayed on the hardwood floors of 20,000 square-feet venue The Tunnel located in West Chelsea.