Christmas!

I know, it's early. But for a custom couturier, it's not. My work is done.  I head to Pennsylvania tomorrow where I will be working on several non-fashion…


Hers & Furs Fashion

On Sunday we introduced our people / matching pet line to the world at the annual Homeless to Haute Gala, a benefit for All About the Animals, a 501c3 rescue…


Homeless to Haute

The Homeless to Haute Gala, a benefit for all about the Animals, a 501c3 rescue. I'm been working my nimble fingers to the bone creating a playful, sometimes…


Dog Gowns

Recently I have been making long gowns for diva dogs to wear to fashion shows, weddings and other red carpet events. Mostly they are one-of-a-kind artistic…


People / Matching Pet Fashion

As a pet couturier, I design for some of the most stylish diva dogs. Designing a coordinating human line is my way of giving back.  Our charitable partner:…


My Healthcare Rant

Healthcare jobs make up 11% of all jobs, and, they have accounted for 35 percent of the jobs added since the start of the recession. Who is paying a good…


The Kindness Diaries

For quite some time now I have wanted to join the wave of individuals inspiring our world with the sharing of generous acts of kindness. I've not had the…


I’ve Hijacked Mom’s Blog!

I'm just now recovering from the trauma. Traveling east is never in your favor, because for some ridiculous and unknown reason, the clock steals three hours…


Casting call!

We’re hosting a casting call for a series of comedy skit videos we are producing. As petscouts, we will work with cats, dogs, piglets even ducks if you have…


I’m Climbing the Walls!

I mean that literally. Have you ever heard of tiny house living? That is the life philosophy for which I prescribe. This grew out of my father's illness and…


Mastermind Magic

This weekend I experienced a life changing event. I went to a mastermind seminar, presented by my beloved mentor, Linda Hollander. I connected with an…


The Making of a Pet Influencer

It's a new world, and it's run by influencers! For the past fifty or so years, the boomers have run the world, simply because they were the majority…


Pet Memes!

I'm a computer graphics geek, and I love to use dogs to parody human life. Now I'm making a living at it. We live in a new world where old ways aren't working…


Welcome to Life, Beautiful Princess!

By Princess, I mean the coming year, 2017. We have big plans for you. Your nasty sister, 2016, has left the building. That’s all we will say about her. The…


The Year of the Rooster

According to the Chinese calendar, after the year of the monkey comes the year of the rooster, which begins January 28, 2017. The rooster, being the sign of…


The Lace Warrior

IT'S THE DECADE OF THE DOG! Cute dogs are the celebrity of the day. It’s my job to amplify their cuteness. Fashion empowers. It invites self expression,…


How To Reach A Big Audience

There are over 1 billion websites on the web today and 2.3 billion social media users. How does a person build a page that stands out? How do you get your…


Girl Power!

We just finished up presenting a portion of our Hers & Furs collection at the homeless to Haute Gala. Girl Power is next!


Our Angry World

Angry people were something else before they were angry. How did they get that way? Is it contagious? How do we turn the tides on this horrible trend?


Isolation Destroys

We cling to archaic, fear-based, ‘kill your enemy before he kills you’ logic. Maybe this is what is at the root of ‘Black Lives Matter’.


The Best Purchase I Ever Made

I was in college at the time, back in the ’80’s, working part time as a piece-worker in a garment factory. The head of production took a shining to me.


Power

LAW #15 — Crush Your Enemy Totally I'll get back to what happened next on my personal journey. Right now, I’m jumping forward.


Journey to My Big Life

My battle with stuff Vs feeling began as a child. I had a troll doll. The early ones had rooted hair tied in a ponytail, hiding the entrance into a hollow…