Turkish Delights- By Night

This Sunday past not only marked my first week in Istanbul, but it was also my first free day. With no castings, fittings, or shoots, I was free to explore the incredible city that is Istanbul with my lovely roommates. We decided to walk to the Blue Mosque. Though over an hour’s walk away, we […]

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Some Istanbul For January

It’s been quite a few years since my last international stint so I could not resist an invitation to come to Istanbul, Turkey for four weeks. As much as I love my apartment, home, family, and life in New York City, I am excited for a little change and adventure. I am always looking to […]

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Montreal’s Bagels Are Better Than Yours

I am always curious to see, with any place I am discovering for the first time, how often my preconceived stereotypes ring true and how little I truly know about the facets of that culture. After a weekend in Montreal I was pleased to discover that sweet maple syrup is king as one might suspect, […]

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rachel on the runway: Say Yes To The Dress

Just as Paris’ most illustrious shows come to close on the final day of Fashion Month, models based in New York get ready for a week in white. This season, I wore seven different dresses in three different bridal shows, each with a different style and vision. Having two very close girlfriends announce their engagements […]

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rachel on the runway: Paola Hernandez SS16

Just in case you haven’t noticed, it’s that blessed time of year again- the one special week at the start of September that, for a moment, gives us something to get our minds off of the fact that vacations have already been spent, long days in the sunshine have past, and summer is actually over.¬†Fortunately, […]

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Have a Cup of Joe at The City Bakery

It takes a long time to really get to know a city. With one as transient as New York, a person will find themselves in a constant state of catch-up. However, there are shortcuts. To really get to the crux of a place, a person can experience what holds it together firsthand. And what’s a […]

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