Lifestyle Archive

Life Stylin’!….

Not too long ago, I was a little piece in the New York Daily News’ Life Style section talking about my personal fashion style.   Article reads: Dougherty, describes her style as “mixed media.” “I’m all about mixing patterns,” she says. “Things that don’t go together or that people don’t think go together, I will do.” For her, the important characteristic is fit. “I know what works for me and my body type and I stick to that. I don’t believe in forcing anything or following the hot trend of More…

Ivy Date | Summer Series At The Trump Soho

I recently had the honor of sitting down with the Co-Ceo of Ivy Date, Beri Meric to collaborate and brainstorm on ideas to further develop the concept of dating as a lifestyle. In doing so, I quickly came to realize, Beri & I share a common interest in connecting people. Beri, a Brown & Harvard business grad, along with his business partner Philipp, created a social venue that has made the dating scene more of a lifestyle and an upscale alternative from the route of Match.com and the likes. Ivy Date has been throwing a series of stylish social mixers by More…

STEPHEN SEO | The Style, Art & Life of a Bespoke Designer

I recently had the privilege of meeting Stephen Seo, an established menswear designer of the Fortune 500 C.E.O crowd. His clienteles boast that of an elite group, of which also includes celebrities and business game changers. Seo’s work is a fresh take on the old houses of Savile Row. Of recent projects, he became the official suit designer for HBO’s Entourage, in which he recently wrapped up the final season. Stephen Seo started in the business as a Creative Director for a Marketing firm. During one of his trips to London to meet More…

IVY DATE ~ The Dating Lifestyle

Two Harvard business grads (Beri Meric & Philipp Triebel) came up with a more interesting way to date. IvyDate is making a lifestyle out of  dating by cross-breeding the online date scene with glamorous events to bring dynamic singles together. A step above Match.com, it’s a members only dating network bringing together the cream-of-the-crop in Ivy League graduates, ambitious entrepreneurs, interesting artists, doctors and individuals of the academic profession. The vision is geared towards individuals too busy with their career to meet people of a similar dynamic outlook. As the official photographer for the first of IvyDate’s Summer Series social-mixer More…

MILK STUDIOS…Stay Tune For A Cool Little Post Tomorrow

Here’s a prelude to tomorrow’s post of a super cool opportunity I got to tag team with my fellow blogger and very dear friend Heather Brooks of SportsGirl at Milk Studios today. Stay tune…especially if you’re a sports fan!

Fashion Feature | Joseph of Portland

While in Maine, I met Jeff Lauzier (owner of Loyal Citizens Clothing see previous post) who runs the Joseph of Portland men’s boutique on Fore Street. Both my husband & I were impress with what Jeff offered at the boutique as well as his t-shirt designs. A great conversation on style led to a photoshoot which led to a follow up interview.  There are tons of style insight from Jeff who I consider to be a part of a new emerging group of men, like my husband as well, who are still manly men at heart, but also understand the need for More…