Tag Archives: Design

A Chat With The Information Architect Of “TED” ~Richard Saul Wurman (reprise)

This is a story I did on Richard Saul Wurman on October 19th of 2010. I drove up to his Newport mansion called “The Orchard” which is now for sale to talk to him. What a home! That was some day, oh and the scarf he is wearing, I knitted that for him…I knew he Read more…

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It’s A “Paris” State of Mind with Connecticut’s Jill Butler

Jill Butler  presents:  “My Paris Portfolio- Original Art, Design and Product” at the Essex Art Association Gallery at 10 North Main Street in Essex on the weekend of October 16-18. The show opens with a wine and cheese reception on Friday, Oct. 16, from 5 to 9 p.m., and will continue on Saturday, Oct. 17, 10-5pm Read more…

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Gary Vaynerchuk And Navigating Change

At the time I was writing this at 12:30 a.m., I was basically hyperventilating into a brown paper bag. Why?…because an idea I had is getting off the ground thanks to a dedicated lot who gives a darn about others. Navigating Change Media Think Tank which I founded last year, was front and center on Wednesday Read more…

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Neville Wisdom Design Studio

Neville Wisdom is a personable fashion designer originally from Jamaica who has opened up a design studio in the rejuvenated Ninth Square in New Haven, Connecticut. He’s serving up garments of the 1950’s and ’60’s for women with his modern twist. When you walk into his shop you will think “Mad Men” right away. Neville Read more…

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Summer Fashion Camp In Sono

Irina Simeonova of Bulgaria started as a fashion designer when she was 18 years old. By 19 she had won her first fashion contest and became a head designer in one of the biggest companies in Bulgaria. When things became dicey politically in her country she moved to the United States looking for a better Read more…

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Connecticut’s Weather sKwirl

Sure there’s Puxatawny Phil, but Connecticut has the Weather sKwirl. It’s so much cooler then that groundhog and knows how to predict the weather on its own, it doesn’t need a shadow to tell it what to do. Yes, this is the proper way to spell his  name. Yes, it’s a guy and he’s pink. Read more…

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KHyal and Karl’s Wonderful, Colorful, Creative World

I promise you, you will never forget meeting KHyal and Karl Heine. This dynamic married duo is a creative force the likes of which shouldn’t be taken lightly. You name it, they can design, brand and write about it in ways that will make a logo jump off the screen, and I do mean jump. Read more…

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