Each challenge …

Each challenge we face in life often brings up feelings of fear, pain, anguish, loss, anger, and so on. When we experience these feelings we must somehow find a way to move passed them — to learn the lessons necessary and continue forward. -Robyn Vie Carpenter Yes it’s true.  I quoted myself.  This was my […]

When I first sa…

When I first saw Juan Jimenez of Barrera International, I was attending my friend Lonza Dennis’ showcase. He was dynamic, elegant, handsome and clearly talented. So, when I received an invite to attend his couture show and interview him, I was happy to accept. ~ The Lesbian Socialite I was sitting down working on my […]

My Fashion at Fashion Week

It’s been just a month since I attended Mercedes Benz Fashion Week, in New York City.  There was a great deal of preparation involved with my attendance.  My major focus was my wardrobe.  This was fashion week after all.  And being a curvy girl, finding fabulous fashion becomes more of a challenge. So, when my […]

T minus 2 hours…

T minus 2 hours 50 minutes Then let the Out Front Colorado Power Party begin! Yep, I’m pretty excited.  As a columnist for Out Front Colorado, attending a party the publication is throwing is always more fun.  It’s a party full of my people.  This is an event where we get to celebrate people from […]

Fashion Week – New York City – Day One

Yowza! After a whirlwind time in Denver – meetings with the Mayor, volunteering with Dress for Success Denver and Fashion Group International Denver (congratulations www.AnnaFestaDesign.com), attending the Barrera International Autumn 2014 Couture show (www.barrerainternational.com); I finally boarded a plane to New York City for Spring 2014 shows at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week. Not only am […]

Still packing…

Yes, I’m still packing.  I leave very early tomorrow.  First stop, Denver.  I have hair and nail appointments, and meetings – with Mayor Hancock, Denver Women’s Commission, my editor and others.  I have a fashion show to attend (http://www.barrerainternational.com/) and finally volunteering for Fashion Group International Denver Rising Stars event. All before Friday afternoon. Then […]

The 15 in 15 Rule

This last week, I was in 5 cities in 7 days. Then, I spent all day at the airport waiting to get home because of weather.  I ended up with far too much time on my hands.  With thoughts of the things to do – emails to send, articles to write, schedule for this weekend’s PRIDE […]