New Year, New Shoe
New Years Eve Grapes Tradition in Spain I wrote a little recently about how the holiday season, specifically Christmas, is a bit different in Barcelona. But New Years Eve here...Read more
Tio de Nadal
Tio De Nedal When you move to a foreign country as a full-blown adult, as I did, there are a lot of things that run through your mind in the...Read more
Summer Is Behind Us, But So Much More Ahead...
Respoke Espadrilles take a beach ride As a native New Englander, I was expected to be hardy. I realized pretty early that wasn’t the case, but it still took me...Read more
Boston Herald: Step into vintage luxury with Respoke espadrilles
Everything old is new again, or so the saying goes, and Massachusetts native Michael Tonello has taken the concept to a chic new level. The author of “Bringing Home the...Read more
Fashion Unfiltered: Why Don’t You…Wrap Your Feet in Hermès Scarves?
Every morning, Michael Tonello makes himself a cup of Earl Grey tea and goes online to scour the all corners of the Web for vintage Hermès scarves. But Tonello is...Read more
Respoke in Japanese press
Respoke goes international. We have been reviewed by Cafe Globe, a Japanese fashion publication. 梅雨入りしたとたん、梅雨明けとそのあとにくる夏休みが待ち遠しくなります。 自分だけのエスパドリーユ 夏、快適に履けるエスパドリーユ。 明るい単色のものが定番ですが、大人の女性にぴったりのものを海外のインスタグラムで見つけました。 To see the whole post, visit the Cafe Globe article here.Read more
Silk Serendipity (Part Deux)
If you happen to have read my memoir, Bringing Home the Birkin, you may know that I am a big believer in serendipity. In my experience, when you are on...Read more