When most people imagine a shopping trip to New York iconic stores such as Bergdorf Goodman, Bloomingdales, Tiffany’s, Macy’s and Saks Fifth Avenue probably pop into mind, and though I enjoy a trip to all of these New York institutions it’s the indie boutiques that really get me excited. New York is huge and has […]
Bushwick has fast become my favourite place in New York, a cool art neighborhood that, despite rapidly growing into a hipster hotspot, retains its gritty edge. I first came across this area two years ago after meeting Melissa from Brooklyn born brand Social Decay at London Edge. In return for me giving her a bunch […]
Coney Island was top of my “must see” list this visit to New York. Though Pablo and I have been fortunate enough to visit the city many times before, something always got in the way of us venturing to the famous seaside attraction. This trip it was firmly in the diary even before we touched […]
Research The big apple is just that vast so take a look at the different areas instead of going for the most obvious. Most people go straight for Midtown Manhattan which has many attractions but is too crowded for my liking. When I go on holiday I like to pretend I am local so prefer staying in the […]
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One of the reasons I am so drawn to New York is because, like London, anything goes – which means that my typically grungy/rock inspired style fits in perfectly especially in creative, edgy areas like the Lower Eastside and Brooklyn where I tend to hang out. These areas are my favourites because they are filled […]
The first week of Vlogmas is done and a video has made it onto my YouTube Channel once a day for the past 7 days. I was lucky enough to start the month in New York, an incredibly diverse and photogenic city, but despite having such a strong head start I have found vlogmas a real challenge. Remembering […]
Reflection is not something I do often, in fact I’m pretty terrible at even living in the now, my brain is always racing to the next step. Looking forward is great, it means that I’m focussed on working towards the next goal; but not taking the time to enjoy what I have right now can […]