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ILLUSTRATION + DESIGN

Well, here’s one for the record books! I’m on a podcast! Thanks to the warm, bright and brilliant Eric Kozlik of Modern Bar Cart, I spent a lovely afternoon chatting about all things cocktails, vintage barware, swizzle sticks, publishing, Tales of the Cocktail, history, literature, poetry, Queen Elizabeth II and of course, The Architecture of …

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This is the week! Staving off our frenzied anticipation, we’ve been devouring our favorite British telly during these final weeks before the big ‘do at Windsor Castle! Happy Valley, Unforgotten, Last Tango In Halifax, Broadchurch, River, Paranoid, The Crown, Victoria and Scott & Bailey…plus every special devoted to the history of the British Monarchy and …

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As the radiant and peppy Meghan Markle has added her sparkle to Chicago this weekend (though sorry to say our weather was a bit unwelcoming but ah, her coats!), it seemed fitting to sketch a little something in commemoration of where this terrific Northwestern University gal is heading. Here’s to her historic walk down the …

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