Target’s New Store Of The Future For Harlem And Beyond

target future in harlemWith a Target store in East Harlem, Target just announced it’s making some major changes. Throughout this month, 25 stores in Los Angeles will get 35 improvements in their layouts, displays, lighting, and signage, as well as the products they sell. Continue Reading →

Target’s New Small-Format Store With Chobani Cafe

Harlem TargetWith a Target store in East Harlem, Target will finally bring its small-format urban stores to Manhattan when it opens a 48,000-square-foot location in New York’s Tribeca neighborhood later this year. And the Minneapolis-based retailer is bringing a tried-and-true partner with it to the Big Apple: Chobani. Continue Reading →

Harlem School Of The Arts Founder, Dorothy Maynor Original “Booking Ad,” 1948

Dorothy MaynorThis is a “One of the Finest Soprano Voices Of Our Time” original Harlem collectible from 1948 campaign ad. It’s a beautifully designed black and white booking ad for Harlemite and soprano Dorothy Maynor 1910-1996. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: NYCxDESIGN’s Official Celebration Of Global Design Kicks Off

design print in nyc1Now in its fourth year, NYCxDESIGN, the official citywide celebration of global design, kicks off today and runs until May 17.  Continue Reading →

Eva Longoria Has The Goods For Your Harlem Home

Eva-Longoria-home collection for harlem1Courtesy JC Penney

Eva Longoria (of Desperate Housewives fame) hasn’t just been hanging out with Serena Williams by the pool in the past few months. She’s also been busy working on her new home collection from Harlem to Harare exclusively sold at JCPenney. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Heaven Hats In Vogue Australia Magazine In April 2016

harlm heavens in harlemHarlem’s Heaven feathered couture hat designed by Harlem milliner extrordinaire Evetta Petty in Vogue Magazine Australia in the April 2016 issue.   Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Heather Garden Tour With Garden Designer Ronda M. Brands

public garden designer Ronda M BrandsJoin public garden designer Ronda M. Brands for a free behind-the-scenes look at the design and planting scheme of the three-acre Heather Garden with its 550 varieties of plants, trees, and shrubs. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Zelda Wynn Valdes, 1940’s

Zelda_Wynn_Valdes1The legendary Zelda Wynn Valdes (June 28, 1905 – September 26, 2001) was an African-American fashion designer and costumer. Continue Reading →

How To Get Your Hands On Rihanna’s Sold-Out Creepers

rir shoes in harlem1It’s no longer a surprise when a killer, limited-edition clothing collaboration sells like crazy — we’ve seen it time and time again, with Balmain for H&M being one of them. Continue Reading →

New Book Features Harlem EatUp! Logo Design Firm

harlem eat up1Celebrating culture, food, and music, OCD was charged with designing the logo for the inaugural Harlem EatUp! festival. Continue Reading →