Presenting!

Beautiful outfits from the Jazz Age Lawn Party on Governor’s Island this September!

Michael Arenella and his Dreamland Orchestra played old tunes so we could all do the Charleston with great abandon…

It happens again next June, y’all should come!

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They just make it look so easy.

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This dapper dandy is John. Czech out his style blog!

http://www.nydandy.blogspot.com/

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In my mind the gentleman is a poet, and she is his muse, Mondrianne.

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He wears his own line…

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Matching!

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McBryde does her own Marcel finger-waves.

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The two below somehow evoked the era most thoroughly for me.

A kimono, tea cups, artful draping, a picnic blanket fit for a luxe boudoir. They inhabit the old world.

(For more on that, see this article – I am secretly quoted…)

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