HEMINGWAY Then you read the Racing Form . . . . There you have the true art of fiction. —Conversation in a Madrid café, May 1954 Ernest Hemingway writes in the bedroom of his house in the Havana suburb of San Francisco de Paula. He has a special workroom prepared for him in a square...

November 13,2012 Tech Very good analysis of Apple's Siri and its (her?) possibilities. If you read between the lines and view this article in a conceptual way it can even benefit those in publishing and commerce. It's forward thinking in that way. Siri is a promise. A promise of a new...

Made After the moccasin uppers are sewn together (by hand, of course) and lasted, they move down "the line" to a team who begins the long coloring process of staining the leather. This hand staining involves several stain and dry repetitions which eventually result in a beautifully tonal...

My fashion is a way of expressing my self and a question to the world that I engage, where a few basic elements, usually in combination with each other, return in all my collections. Generally my daily life involves questions about history, future, humans, animals and aesthetics, a specific...

Interview / Film Very good interview with Diane Pernet, on the state, approach, and importance of fashion films. DIANE PERNET: I noticed this last season the weight the BFC has been placing on the importance of embracing film, what do you think is the reason behind such a focus? Diane...

good terms but all she will say is, "We aren't friends any more. I think it's sad. When you give a lot of confidence in people and you don't get it back you are a bit disappointed but it's life. I move on." ... As Roitfeld is telling me about the change to working on the retail side of the...

I've recently been avoiding reading articles, and hence sharing them with you, so that I may catch up on some books i've been neglecting reading. And so the Good Reads section has been running dry. So be it; I think this is right. The book i'm currently reading is Cezanne: A Life by Alex...

If she seems surprised, she has good reason. Mrs. Apfel, the subject of a string of museum exhibitions, a coffee table book and even a fashion advertising campaign, has long been a magnet to aficionados, those devotees of fashion who dote on her style — a more-is-more mix of haute couture and...

But I think it's a terrible description of the form. Length does not equal intelligence, no matter what Nick Carr says. I know we've all read lots of long and stupid things. And I've read plenty of smart and short things. TrackBack URL for this...

Business Fashion magazines are suddenly getting into the retailing business. While the glossies have long had a reputation for accommodating the designers they cover, sometimes guaranteeing coverage to those who advertise in their pages, a wave of new ventures and partnerships suggests they...

 

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