Month: March 2016

The Moreschis Grow Great

“To describe the Moreschi style,” writes author Cristina Morozzi in The Italian Art of Shoemaking (Rizzoli), a publication depicting the Moreschi footwear family, “it is necessary to study the pre-boxed shoes leaving the production line, and to get to know them.” The passage that contains these words runs for several pages of tight text, one …

Fountain House Focuses on the Power of Emotional Intelligence

On March 9, Fountain House hosted its Associates Spring Breakfast, titled “The Emotionally Intelligent Mom,” at the Cosmopolitan Club with speaker Dr. Robin Stern. At the event, Dr. Stern—the associate director for the Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence—discussed the psychology of self-awareness and showed the audience her proprietary Mood Meter App, which charts moods and …

Behind the Glass

One day, two people with very different aesthetic styles but a common purpose find their way to creative jobs at Louis Vuitton. Neither of them has calculated that, in just a matter of years, they might help redefine the luxury brand’s image. Louis Vuitton Windows (Assouline) is the story of merchandising directors Faye McLeod and Ansel …