IN NY

I'm still in NY and having a great time.  I did have a devasting event.  I left my computer on the airplane.  I've tried desparately to get it back, but to no avail. I feel so stupid!!  I know there are e-mails I haven't answered, so I apologize, I hope to get back to normal once back in Dallas.  My computer case had no ID on it, and I think there would havmiss Pet Fashion Week.  Did you all know there was a Pet Fashion Week?  I didn't, and I'm sure glad I found out about it.  Big thanks to Ines de Pablo from WagN for helping us out.  Check out Ines's site, she specializes in pet emergency management.  

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Pet Fashion Week was held at the Metropolotin Pavillion.  Here is a picture of Chula making her entrance in one of her designs…

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These two stuffed dogs were at the entrance….

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A little bizzare….

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This was the cutest Shiba Inu ever….

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This photo is one of the amazing modern dog beds available from Scamper and Snooze.

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Here is a Yorkie wearing a custom designed one of kind dress….

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What dog wouldn't want to sleep on a giant cupcake with sprinkles?

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This is one of Ada Nieves model Chihuahuas.

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This one too–it's so tiny!

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Here is Chula modeling again….you can view Chula's entire collection at here.  I loved her site.  Definitely check this one out.

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Great dog beds….

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Another dog sporting a new creation for Pet Fashion Week.

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I have been a long time admirer of Romy and Jacob dog clothes.  So nice to meet the designer Lina, in person. 

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I think this was my favorite.  This is accomplished with a blow pen that uses completely non toxic materials and washes out after a couple of baths.  

All for now.  I know I won't post again until I get back to Dallas on Tuesday, and get a new computer…till then!

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44 Responses
  • whitney gray August 23, 2009 at 4:39 PM

    i am enamored. http://enamored-alifeofindulgence.blogspot.com/

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  • stylecrusader August 23, 2009 at 4:40 PM

    so sorry to hear about your computer, that is pretty devastating!
    On a lighter note, the doggy pictures are so adorable, i love tiny little dogs, and the cupcake bed looks like heaven!

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  • Sang Oh August 23, 2009 at 5:18 PM

    glad you posted up these photos! :]
    simply, adorable…..!

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  • Squill August 23, 2009 at 5:32 PM

    I’m so, so sorry to hear about your computer! It sounds like you’ve given up hope in finding it, but best of luck all the same.
    In any case… I’m not sure I know too many dogs who would dress up like that, but those ones are pretty (strangely) cute :)

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  • arline August 23, 2009 at 5:33 PM

    I hate that you lost your computer. That is horrible!
    The doggie pics were fun. I love Shiba Inu’s, and that tiny one is crazy cute.

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  • gennie August 23, 2009 at 5:43 PM

    that’s so awful you lost your computer!!! how devastating :( i hope it turns up somehow!!

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  • andrea August 23, 2009 at 5:44 PM

    FYI for the future, there is a GPS program that my daughter has on her computer that allows it to be tracked if someone who finds it (or steals it) turns it on. So sorry to hear of your loss. My hard drive needed to be replaced and I lost everything on my computer a few weeks ago because it was not backed up. I guess we learn from our experiences.

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  • Prêt à Porter P August 23, 2009 at 5:50 PM

    it sucks to hear about the computer incident. hopefully if you persist you can recover it!!!!
    the pups are adorable. :)

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  • mr. freddy's mom August 23, 2009 at 6:02 PM

    that’s really a bad news about your computer. i hope the person who found your laptop will change his heart and return it back to you.
    it’s nice to see you fashionable pets like them. it’s really so cool!

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  • Jules August 23, 2009 at 10:19 PM

    Oh goodness! Love those dogs. How i wish i could have one of those amazing dogs! =D
    Summer
    Writers Den
    Brown Mestizo

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  • samantha ezra August 24, 2009 at 12:09 AM

    urgh. i would absolutely die if my laptop goes missing. i think my whole life is in here. i hope you recover it soon! (:
    http://almostlikesushi.blogspot.com

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  • Elizabete August 24, 2009 at 12:27 AM

    I`m not a fan of dogs wearing clothes,so I can`t say I like it too much.Excpet for those small dogs which get cold during the winter.Other than that – I love the huge modern dog bed.My Golden Retriever likes climbing up on things so that would be a definite must have for him.And the huge cupcakes – adore them!

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  • Evi August 24, 2009 at 12:38 AM

    theese pupy are soooo cute !!!! Chula is my favourite !!
    the good point of lost your computer is that you can have a new one :D
    big hug !
    http://surinamifashion.blogspot.com/

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  • fashionispoison August 24, 2009 at 12:38 AM

    Oh no so sorry to hear about your laptop :( I hope for a miracle to happen…
    I can’t believe there’s a pet fashion week!!

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  • Breana August 24, 2009 at 12:43 AM

    Animal cruelty. Disgusting.

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  • Evi August 24, 2009 at 12:46 AM

    theese pupy are soooo cute !!!! Chula is my favourite !!
    the good point of lost your computer is that you can have a new one :D
    big hug !
    http://surinamifashion.blogspot.com/

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  • Pearl August 24, 2009 at 2:26 AM

    Oh no, I would feel like I had lost a part of me looseing my laptop I have my whole life on it! Hope you didnt loose anything irreplaceable ;-(
    The dog show looks like it would have cheered you up though, how insane! Only one of my dogs like to wear dog coats – he is partial to Vivienne Westwood!
    http://fashionpearlsofwisdom.blogspot.com/

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  • A reader August 24, 2009 at 2:30 AM

    I normally love this blog, but this is gross and wrong, really.

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  • janettaylor August 24, 2009 at 2:43 AM

    Haha! Shila is my fave!
    XoXo

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  • Shoshanna August 24, 2009 at 4:37 AM

    Pretty pathetic, and CREDITIONALS is not a word.

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  • Brooke August 24, 2009 at 4:42 AM

    Sorry about your laptop. I would be devastated! And, ugh, I don’t even have a custom designed dress! Cute dogs, though :)

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  • fashion roadkill August 24, 2009 at 5:00 AM

    At first I was thinking, yay puppies!! But I don’t really think its right to parade dogs around in silly outfits that they probably hate to have on and spray paint things on their fur (even if it is non-toxic).

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  • Lynn August 24, 2009 at 8:21 AM

    oh wow, pet fashion week! i did not know about that… and i live in nyc! i feel so sad about your laptop. i hope you keep a back up of all your amazing photos.

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  • Jill August 24, 2009 at 10:08 AM

    You would just have to shoot me and put me out of my misery if I lost my computer…which is just ridiculous, isn’t it? But, I feel your pain. The Romy and Jacob clothes look great. I must check them out. I’m not one to dress up my dogs, usually they run around quite naked, but hounds do get cold in the Winter.

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  • Nini's Style August 24, 2009 at 10:22 AM

    awww, how cute!! All the dogs look so adorable.
    Have fun in NYC.
    Nini

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  • AK August 24, 2009 at 10:53 AM

    I never comment but I always love your posts.. the fact that Shoshanna took the time to post a hateful comment speaks volumes about her. I would also imagine that isn’t her real name.
    Love your style and your blog!
    The dogs were too cute!!
    I’m sorry about your laptop– I’ll keep my fingers crossed! :)

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  • STW August 24, 2009 at 1:31 PM

    Really cute- I have a male dog (cocker spaniel) so we don’t get to go buck-wild with the fur ponchos and ruffle dresses but we love to dress him up in classic Americana pieces- flannel jackets, shearling vests, a yellow rubber raincoat (which he hates), etc. Only for special occasions of course :)
    Anyway I just posted about Christopher Ross relaunching his website and accepting orders, thought it might be of interest to your readers:
    http://stitchtowhere.typepad.com/stitch-to-where/2009/08/buckle-up.html
    All the best!

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  • the versastyle August 24, 2009 at 2:41 PM

    the shiba is so adorable!!
    good luck with your computer!

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  • carrieitly August 24, 2009 at 3:06 PM

    The saddleblanket dog beds are INCREDIBLE. I need one. And I don’t even have a dog! Who are they by??

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  • eLLy* August 25, 2009 at 5:53 PM

    I feel like I’m looking at jak&jill’s site, but for dogs. I think they know they’re the stars of the show! Kawaii!

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  • marb August 26, 2009 at 4:40 AM

    ANIMALS SHOULD STAY NATURAL..they dont need clothes or make up…

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  • deb August 26, 2009 at 7:25 AM

    First the copperhead and now this! Girl, you’ve had some obstacles as of late, and you’ve prevailed with some fetching pix. Keep the faith.

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  • Heini August 26, 2009 at 9:05 AM

    Poor doggies. They´re not accessories for god´s sake!

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  • Simone Renee August 26, 2009 at 1:08 PM

    I live in New York and had no idea this exists! Thanks for alerting us all to this delightful event. As an avid pet lover, I will be sure to watch out for this in the future.
    -Simone Renee

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  • Kristen August 26, 2009 at 2:21 PM

    Eeeee, so much cuteness! I can’t get over how adorable those little dogs are :)

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  • Caro August 26, 2009 at 4:56 PM

    Hi. Long-time fan from Spain. Honest post:
    This is disturbing.
    They’re animals. We are too. Make-up for both of us is not real…it’s artifice. This is becoming such a consumerism haven. It is all so far from natural (except for the snake you removed…understandably).
    First, why don’t you look up how the clothes you buy are made. Tell me about the regions of this planet they come from. Tell me (anyone, of course) about the conditions of those who make your clothing. Do a beautiful story on your lifestyle and the lifestyle of the woman/man/people who made your gorgeous pieces! Then, you can extend your consumerist angle to the ‘pet world’, where dogs (they *are* dogs) are subjected to the same ideas of ‘hipness’.
    Honestly. Be more responsible; that’s all. Nothing mean. Just think.
    There’s a planet we live on. You seem to be into other ‘cultures’ and I say: “GO ALL THE WAY”. Learn moe beyond the cool shops in which they sell these things…there are people barely surviving and brining you the buttons on your vest.
    Carolina

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  • Ilanka August 27, 2009 at 1:59 AM

    So cute! Have fun in NYC! Wish I was there.
    X, fashion-nerdic.

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  • dot August 27, 2009 at 2:11 AM

    How horrible! (about your computer, not the dogs.) I so feel for you, and like others have said, hope that somehow, some way, it was found by someone honorable and will be returned to you. Weirder things have happened.
    When you & Jane were in Japan, I was so impressed by the grace that she rose above others’ bad behaviour, and didn’t even dignify it with a response. It’s clear she was raised with a brilliant role model. You mentioning the laptop, taking full responsibility for it, not making a drama of it, and THEN going ahead and posting this hilarious and fun post.. you are an inspiration.
    All the shots are fab but my vote is the yorkie in the beaded dress, with the cupcake cushion coming in as a close second. Hope the rest of your time in NY is fun and drama free.

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  • StyleAntagonist August 28, 2009 at 2:49 AM

    Post on these dogs are kind of overated and too fancy. Not my kind of liking.. The only one that attracts me was the Shiba Inu, looks like Snow Dogs :D

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  • Lea August 30, 2009 at 12:52 AM

    That is so adorable! I wish I had a dog! Your blog is such an inspiration :)
    Lea

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  • liv August 30, 2009 at 2:42 PM

    sorry to hear about your computer =[ =[ =[
    the dogs are cool !
    http://www.anchorintheocean.blogspot.com

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  • Ajf 6 July 07, 2010 at 8:45 PM

    Pen can describe a vibrant spring, Pen can as the ancient, A pen to write down my soul of small language!

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  • Randy July 26, 2010 at 12:34 PM

    Those dogs are soooo cool. I have my miniature schnauzer named cooper, he would rank up with these doggies. Hated to hear that about your pc. I would not wish that on anyone.

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