The Art of Y: An Interview with Fashion Designer Catherine Litke

A dress from LITKE's 2014 S/S Line. Photo by Jake Jones

-> This Article is continued from The Huffington Post A = Alex Schattner       C = Catherine Litke A: How do you produce and distribute your designs? C: It’s tough. The first year that you are in business the cash flow … Continue reading

My Take: “Gatsby” Best Film of 2013

Was Baz Luhrmann’s take on Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby perfect? Maybe not, but it was visionary, and (for me) unforgettable. With all the Oscar-contenders being released just under the wire, I want to make sure this film garners some appreciation. Here’s why… (read on ->)

Carey Mulligan as The Great Gatsby‘s Daisy Buchanan. Picture borrowed from

“The Christmas Dept.” Campaign

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JONAH PHIPPS’S hometown of Wish Landing is in a slump, but that doesn’t stop his bosses from handing down an ultimatum: boost sales in their department store by December 25th or face closure. Can Jonah complete such an impossible task? What if a family of quirky “elves” arrived with a certain set of skills?

FREE Holiday Ebook Giveaway!

"The Christmas Dept." Giveaway

I know It’s a little early, but I just completed the illustrated edition of my book, “The Christmas Department,” and I couldn’t wait to share it. So, from now until Oct. 6 the book will be available on Amazon for FREE.

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