Category Archive: Stories

Scissors & Spice: How this Brooklyn Barber is a Cut Above the Rest

Brooklyn-based barber, Ricardo “Spice” Watson shares what really goes on behind the scenes at the barber shop…

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January 17, 2018   /   by Setareh   /   , , , , , , , ,

Calligrapher Danielle Rothman on Morphing Markers into Magic

Calligrapher Danielle Rothman on Morphing Markers into Magic

Having unexpectedly discovered a gift for calligraphy, Danielle Rothman has made it her mission to bring the joyful craft of letterwork to the masses…

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From Grief to Glitter: Photographer Jelena Aleksich on Finding Reasons to Celebrate

All that glitters may not be gold, but for Jelena Aleksich, a Brooklyn-based graphic designer and photographer…

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Caitlin Margaret on Coaching Dreams into Reality

Having spearheaded three different companies around the world, Caitlin Margaret is an unstoppable powerhouse when it comes to conquering dreams

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November 9, 2017   /   by Setareh   /   , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Freezing Movement in Time, Photographer Tristan Pope is a Dancer’s Best Friend

Freezing Movement in Time, Photographer Tristan Pope is a Dancer’s Best Friend

There is no one way to describe Tristan Pope: New Yorker, Actor, Photographer, Emmy Award-winning director…

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Chef An Vo Cooks Up a Storm of Good-for-You Flavors

Chef An Vo is on a mission to transform kitchens and tastebuds, creating healthy, gluten-free and vegan food for clients.

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Photographer Travis Keyes on Getting Lost – and Found – in a New Career

Having forged his path into the world of photography after a career nightlife and entertainment, Travis Keyes brings…

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The Road to a Colorful Career with Carmen Powers

Through her journey, Carmen Powers has learned that taking risks, getting out of her comfort zone and following

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Aspiring Superr: Recent Grad Jennifer Santiago on Beauty School and Beyond

As a second generation in the beauty trade, recent cosmetology grad Jennifer Santiago was inspired…

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Armed with Scissors & Passion, Jasmine Burnside is Here to Style

Working her scissors at salons since she was a teenager, New York City hair stylist Jasmine Burnside…

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