Style with a Story: Urban Zen + Donna Karan

I am humbled and proud to share today’s photo diary with you alongside Donna Karan’s Urban Zen. This story pairs fashion with philanthropy; style with storytelling; hard work with tremendous hope. My good friend, photographer Russell James, brought this project to me as Urban Zen opened their newest space in Los Angeles. The store is about so much more than fashion. Urban Zen started as a charitable mission to serve underprivileged…. Read more

Nature Meets Glamour

Year after year, I’m reassured the best gifts come in the smallest packages. Unless, of course, you’re hoping for a new car or an Italian vacation. Otherwise, go small. It wasn’t jewelry or Hershey’s Kisses that recently reminded me of this. Instead, it was a shipment from longtime friend, photographer Russell James. No, he didn’t send me a Victoria’s Secret photo spread (sorry, boys). Instead, he boxed up a trio of…. Read more