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Romantic Vines: Valentine’s Day Wine Class

Thursday, February 14, 2013

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Romantic Vines: Valentine’s Day Wine Class

Experience a little romance with The Sipper’s Delight Wine Tasting Social Club at the Romatic Vines: Italian Wines Class. On Saturday, February 16, from 7-10 pm at The Artisan Collective, you can learn all about Italian wines. From the variety of grapes used, to the regions the wines are from, the host Burley Tuggle will […]

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Brick City Boheme: Mumin McBride

Friday, February 1, 2013

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Brick City Boheme: Mumin McBride

  Social media made it possible for me to meet Mumin McBride, Newark’s own 25 year-old fashion prodigy. Always eager to tap the freshest young talent in Brick City, I quickly jumped at the opportunity to collaborate. A graduate of Malcolm X Shabazz High School, Mumin’s clients range from pampered preschoolers in need of graduation […]

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Fabric on Halsey Street

Thursday, December 20, 2012

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Fabric on Halsey Street

This week I visited Halsey Fabrics to buy fabric and sewing items for what may be the last costume that I ever make. Located at 91 Halsey Street, the fabric shop has been there since as long as I can remember being in Newark. Halsey Fabrics has a lived in quality, with wall to wall […]

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Give Me Some Elbow Room

Wednesday, October 24, 2012

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Give Me Some Elbow Room

Hey Newarkers, On Saturday I was walking through Halsey Street Village and was ecstatic to see that the new macaroni & cheese specialty restaurant, Elbow Room was near completion. I couldn’t help myself… I had to peek through the window. Lucky me, Executive Chef Luis was on the front stoop of the 41 Halsey Street […]

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Goodbye “Nick’s” Konnichiwa “Nizi”

Wednesday, September 12, 2012

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Goodbye “Nick’s” Konnichiwa “Nizi”

A little over two months ago my absolute favorite spot in Newark closed its doors! Nick's Restaurant, located at 28 Halsey Street, was no more. The college friendly, neighborhood bar, with its all American menu of burgers, chicken wings, and beer was about to make a big transformation and even I never saw it coming.

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Brick City Varsity Presents: Looks for Less V

Monday, August 20, 2012

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Brick City Varsity Presents: Looks for Less V

Happy Monday, mavens and bargainistas. This week’s “Looks for Less” feature returns to our favorite activity: recreating high end designer looks on a Brick City budget. Our muse this week is another downtown girl, but this time she hails from University Heights. Whether stopping in to see what new handcrafted jewelry has been added to […]

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Visit The Cave, See The Underground Market

Thursday, July 5, 2012

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Visit The Cave, See The Underground Market

This Friday come visit the Coffee Cave on Halsey Street for Creative at Heart and the Grand Opening of their new Underground Arts Market. For the first time ever local art , music, and accessories will be for sale as part of a permanent shop area in the multi-level Cafe. I'll be there, promoting my handmade jewelry. Below is a preview of some of the items for sale.

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