Meet the First Gen Z-Founded Made to Measure E-Commerce Fashion Platform

Meet ZAFFORI – the First Gen Z Founded Made to Measure E-Commerce Fashion Platform

Posted Posted in 2022, 2022 Trend, Accessories, Apparel, Fashion, Fashion Accessories, Fashion Photography, New York, New York City, Photo Gallery, Photography

Established in 2022 by female founder Gauri Shah, Zaffori is a New York-based premier multinational apparel platform that connects global made-to-measure designers with clients seeking elevated, authentic clothing. Meet the First Gen Z-Founded Made to Measure E-Commerce Fashion Platform Gauri moved to New York in 2020, and that’s when she decided to blend her love for fashion and business. She created Zaffori to shine a light on international designers that specialize in made-to-order and made-to-measure apparel. Meet the First Gen Z-Founded Made to Measure E-Commerce Fashion Platform Zaffori seeks to recognize and showcase the most premium and luxury global brands which is […]

Discover the newest flavor of Senegal brought to you by Café Touba Coffee Roasters – Interview with Khadija Beye by Dino Alexander – Photography by Maxwell Alexander, Duncan Avenue Studios

Discover the newest flavor of Senegal brought to you by Café Touba Coffee Roasters

Posted Posted in Dino Alexander, Fashion Photography, Health, Health & Wellness, Hudson Valley, Hudson Valley Lifestyle, Hudson Valley Living, Hudson Valley Photographer, Hudson Valley Photography, Hudson Valley Realtor, Maxwell Alexander Photography, Photography, Portrait Photography, Sponsored Content, Wellness

Today I am enjoying some phenomenal coffee with Khadija Beye, the founder of the specialty coffee brand Café Touba, also known as the liquid magic! She has such an interesting story and I can’t wait to share it with you. Discover the newest flavor of Senegal brought to you by Café Touba Coffee Roasters – Interview with Khadija Beye by Dino Alexander – Photography by Maxwell Alexander, Duncan Avenue Studios Dino: What exactly is Café Touba? I am assuming it’s not just regular coffee. Khadija: Café Touba is Senegal’s best-kept secret. “It’s not just coffee” for sure. The coffee tells […]

Felicia Michelle's Favorite Haircare Products for Everyone with Curly Hair this Holiday Season

Felicia Michelle’s Favorite Haircare Products

Posted Posted in Beauty, Beauty Products, Beauty Tips, Beauty Treatment, Fashion, Fashion Photography, Felicia Michelle Hair, Gift Guide, Gift Ideas, Gifts for Her, Gifts for Him, Holiday Gift Guide, Hudson Valley Style Magazine, Sponsored Content, Style

Curly hair influencer and hairstylist Felicia Michelle has made a name for herself as one of the top hair professionals in New York City. She began her career at Rossano Ferretti Salon when she was 15 years old, and later she worked as Anthony Dickey’s key assistant at Hair Rules. Today, she is making waves in the industry and on social media as one of the go-to experts for curly hair and ethnic hairstyling needs, from flat irons to blow dryers to curl enhancing products and more! Today Felicia is sharing her favorite hair care products from the Felicia Michelle […]

Autumn Winter 2022 – Uniform Collection by dunhill – Men's Fashion – Hudson Valley Style Magazine

Explore the Looks from the Autumn Winter 2022 Uniform Collection by dunhill – Men’s Fashion

Posted Posted in 2022, Fashion, Fashion Accessories, Fashion Edition, Fashion Photography, Fine Art, Mens Clothing, Mens Fashion, Mens Style, Style

“I really wanted to explore a sense of tailoring, sophistication and rigour once more,” says Mark Weston, Creative Director of dunhill. “That idea of a masculine uniform, its world of functionality as well as military ceremony, the roots of our British tailoring traditions are so much part of these very things. I also wanted to look at how subversive and rebellious it actually feels for a younger man to embrace a strict suit as well as a shirt and tie now, to adopt an almost conventional uniform and make it so unconventional. It’s the power and rigour of clothing that […]

10 Top Reasons why Professional Photography and Videography is Important in Social Media Marketing – Presented by Duncan Avenue Studios

10 Top Reasons why Professional Photography and Videography is Important in Social Media Marketing

Posted Posted in 2022 Trend, Advertising, Duncan Avenue Photography Studio, Duncan Avenue Studios, Fashion, Fashion Photography, Fitness Photography, New York, NYC, Social Media, Social Media Management, Social Media Marketing, Sponsored Content, Style, Technology

10 Top Reasons why Professional Photography and Videography is Important in Social Media Marketing – Social Media Marketing That Converts – Presented by Duncan Avenue Studios What does it take to make your social media marketing efforts successful? Quality content, of course! It’s been shown time and again that the best way to engage with your audience and drive traffic back to your site is to publish videos and photos on your Facebook page or Instagram account. But as we all know, good photography and videography aren’t cheap. If you’re looking to start investing in high-quality content, check out our tips below […]

Bracelets, Rings, and Duffel Bags – What Men Will be Wearing in 2022 – Presented by HARD NEW YORK – Fashion Accessories and Jewelry for Men

Bracelets, Rings, and Duffel Bags – What Men Will be Wearing in 2022

Posted Posted in Accessories for Men, Fashion, Fashion Accessories, Fashion Photography, Gift Guide, Gift Ideas, Gifts for Her, Gifts for Him, LGBTQ, LGBTQ+, Men's Accessories, Men's Fashion, Men's Fashion Accessories, Mens Accessories, Mens Bracelets, Mens Fashion, Mens Style, MIllennials, Sponsored Content, Style

In 2022, bracelets and rings are going to be the key men’s fashion trends- it will be no longer enough to simply wear clothing that is functional and fashionable, men will need to wear these items in order to flaunt their sense of style while also making sure they can still carry things around with them easily. In 2022, you’ll see duffel bags everywhere, as they’re going to be the go-to method of holding all your fashion accessories and other items. What will men be wearing? Let’s find out! Bracelets, Rings, and Duffel Bags – What Men Will be Wearing […]

Felicia Michelle, New York Hairstylist

Felicia Michelle, New York Hairstylist Reveals How to Stay Beautiful During Winter

Posted Posted in Beauty, Beauty Products, Beauty Tips, Beauty Treatment, Fashion, Fashion Photography, Felicia Michelle Hair, Gift Guide, Gift Ideas, Gifts for Her, Hudson Valley Style, Hudson Valley Style Review

Staying beautiful doesn’t have to be difficult, even during the winter season when the cold winds and snow can wreak havoc on your hair and skin. The only thing you need to ensure that you stay beautiful is help from an expert like Felicia Michelle, New York Hairstylist. Learn how to stay beautiful during winter by following these tips and insights that are sure to help you get through this cold season looking good! Long Hair Felicia Michelle shares her secrets for staying beautiful during winter with long hair. She recommends washing it less frequently and using a quality conditioner. […]

The Best Way to Wear Men’s Bracelets – Holiday Gift Guide

Posted Posted in 2021 Trend, Accessories, Accessories for Men, Fashion, Fashion Accessories, Fashion Photography, Gift Guide, Gift Ideas, Gifts for Him, HARD NEW YORK, Holiday Gift Guide, Holiday Season, Holidays, Hudson Valley Design, Hudson Valley Fashion, Mens Fashion, Mens Fashion Accessroies, Mens Style, Sponsored Content

If you want to add pizzazz to an otherwise drab look, you can add accessories to your daily uniform. Historically, watches and ring bands were the only ways to accessorize, but wearing men’s jewelry is now perfectly acceptable and even coveted. Obviously, you should start with men’s bracelets, since they can fit comfortably with your favorite watch or go 100% on their own. The Best Way to Wear Men’s Bracelets – Presented by HARD NEW YORK Men’s Fashion Accessories – Fashion Photography by Duncan Avenue Studios, New York Here’s how you can wear men’s bracelets to look like you were […]

The Original #FRESH Gold Snapback Hat by Maxwell Alexander – Gift Guide

The Original #FRESH Gold Snapback Hat by Designer, Fitness Model, and Bodybuilding Coach Maxwell Alexander

Posted Posted in Accessories, Accessories for Men, Bodybuilding, Bodybuilding Photographer New York, Bodybuilding Photography, Fashion Photography, Fitness Photography, FRESH Hat, Gift Guide, Gift Ideas, Gifts for Her, Gifts for Him, Holiday Gift Guide, Holiday Season, Holidays, Hudson Valley Fashion, Hudson Valley Fitness, Maxwell Alexander, Maxwell Alexander Fitness, Maxwell Alexander Photography, Mens Style

The Original #FRESH Gold Snapback Hat by Designer, Fitness Model, and Bodybuilding Coach Maxwell Alexander – Gifts for Him – 2021 Holiday Season Gift Ideas Snapback hats are a popular and stylish way to show off your personality. Maxwell Alexander’s Original #FRESH Gold Snapback Hat is a great example of this. This snapback is the perfect gift for the guy with an eye for style and a great sense of humor. The lettering on the back is in gold, which makes it stand out from other snapbacks in this category. Your new favorite go-to hat is right here. Look fly […]

Choosing The Right Eye Makeup For Your Face – by Ashley McGillicuddy – Hebe Med Spa

Posted Posted in Beauty, Beauty Products, Beauty Tips, Fashion Photography, Hudson Valley, Hudson Valley Lifestyle, Hudson Valley Living, Hudson Valley Photographer, Hudson Valley Photography, Makeup Tips, Photography, Portrait Photography, Sponsored Content

Beauty is an interest of great application and skill. It is an interest with the goal of making oneself appear more attractive to themselves, others, or both. You may think that it’s easier said than done, correct? Don’t let that put you off! Read the tips below to see what you need to begin beautifying yourself like a pro. Choosing The Right Eye Makeup For Your Face – by Ashley McGillicuddy – Hebe Medical Spa – The Best Spa in Hudson Valley – Photography by Maxwell Alexander (Duncan Avenue Studios) If you have a pale complexion, opt for a brown […]

2021 Men's Fashion Trend: Bracelets to Elevate Style and Boost Confidence

2021 Men’s Fashion Trend: Bracelets to Elevate Style and Boost Confidence

Posted Posted in 2021 Trend, Accessories, Accessories for Men, Fashion, Fashion Accessories, Fashion Photography, Holiday Gift Guide, Holidays, Hudson Valley Lifestyle, Hudson Valley Style Magazine, Hudson Valley Style Review, Men's Accessories, Men's Fashion, Men's Fashion Accessories, Mens Accessories, Mens Clothing, Mens Fashion, Mens Fashion Accessroies, Mens Style, New York, Sponsored Content

Bracelets for Men have become very popular in recent years and there is no shortage of contemporary or modern rustic style options for stylish millennials and fashionable men of any age, especially this Father’s Day Gift Hunting Season. Lava rocks, stainless steel, wood, brushed gold and leather are the trendy materials for men’s bracelets in 2021. If you are looking for the best bracelets for men, consider our partner brand HARD NEW YORK at hardenwyork.com and see if any of their men’s bracelets will compliment your style and elevate your fashion. Black and Gold Collection from HARD NEW YORK looks particularly trendy this Summer, […]

The Best Summer Perfume Your Money Can Buy – Hudson Valley Style with Maxwell Alexander

Mezcal Verde by Kelly and Jones – The Best Summer Perfume Money Can Buy

Posted Posted in 2021 Trend, Accessories, Accessories for Men, Beauty, Beauty Products, Essentials, Fashion, Fashion Accessories, Fashion Photography, Hudson Valley Design, Hudson Valley Designer, Hudson Valley Lifestyle, Hudson Valley Living, Hudson Valley News, Hudson Valley Style, Kelly Jones, Maxwell Alexander, Maxwell Alexander Photography, Men's Accessories, Men's Fashion, Men's Fashion Accessories, Mens Accessories, Mens Fashion Accessroies, Mens Style, Natural Skincare, New York, Perfume for Men, Perfume for Women, Perfume Review, Perfumes, Perfumes for Men, Perfumes for Women, Product Review, Sponsored Content, Women's Accessories, Women's Fashion

As everyone is bouncing back to normal, it’s even more thrilling to see examples of amazing creativity and entrepreneurship rising up from ashes of the pandemic. New York City and the State have been hit the hardest and the exhaustion shows on faces of many when they are pulling their masks off. But yeah, it’s a great day if you get to witness the other side of the pandemic and everything that comes next will be amazing! Mezcal Verde by Kelly and Jones – The Best Summer 2021 Perfume Money Can Buy – Hudson Valley Style with Maxwell Alexander I was […]

Top 5 Men's Fashion Accessories this Spring – Accessories for Men – Presented by HARD NEW YORK

Top 5 Men’s Fashion Accessories Spring 2021 – Accessories for Men – Presented by HARD NEW YORK

Posted Posted in 2021 Trend, Fashion, Fashion Accessories, Fashion Photography, HARD NEW YORK, Hudson Valley Style, Hudson Valley Style Review, Men's Accessories, Men's Fashion, Men's Fashion Accessories, Mens Accessories, Mens Clothing, Mens Fashion, Mens Fashion Accessroies, Mens Style, MIllennials, Modern Rustic, New York, Perfume for Men, Perfume Review, Perfumes, Perfumes for Men, Sponsored Content, Style

Are men fashionable? This is not a question any longer! – Top 5 Men’s Fashion Accessories this Spring – Accessories for Men – Presented by HARD NEW YORK A few decades ago if you would have asked this question, the term fashionable more or less was associated to women. However with growing times the word fashionable can now be heard in men’s vocabulary too. If you have a look at the Men’s fashion trends you will notice that it is very large and encompasses innumerable items ranging from designer watches and leather wallets to sleek eyewear, trendy belts, comfortable socks, […]

How to Shop for Comfort in Mens Footwear – Mens Fashion Tips by Designer Maxwell Alexander

How to Shop for Comfort in Mens Footwear – Mens Fashion Tips by Designer Maxwell Alexander

Posted Posted in Fashion, Fashion Accessories, Fashion Photography, Men's Accessories, Men's Fashion, Mens Accessories, Mens Clothing, Mens Fashion, Mens Style, New York, Sponsored Content

Fit, durability and style are the key factors to look for when purchasing mens footwear. The top criteria, however, must be comfort. No one is going to wear fashionable shoes for long if they are not also comfortable. Shoes that pinch, bind or cramp your feet can make you miserable, and can also damage your feet. Shopping for mens shoes should always focus on fit and comfort first, and finding a fashionable, stylish brand second. Quality shoemakers know this and offer a wide range of comfortable footwear options. Brands that are merely fashionable are not going to serve you well […]

Designer Ties Make A Statement – Mens Fashion Accessories 101 with Maxwell Alexander

Designer Ties Make a Statement – Mens Fashion 101 with Maxwell Alexander

Posted Posted in 2021 Trend, Accessories, Fashion, Fashion Accessories, Fashion Edition, Fashion Photography, HARD NEW YORK, Mens Style, Sponsored Content

Dress for success, we’ve all heard that advice and many cases, it’s true. The way you dress does send a message. When you’re in the business and corporate world, it’s important that the message you send is the right one. Here are different styles of ties and how they can reflect on you: Cartoon and Novelty Ties These convey a sense of humor, jokester, someone who doesn’t take himself too seriously. Designer Ties Make a Statement – Mens Fashion 101 with Maxwell Alexander, EIC, Hudson Valley Style Magazine In some situations, a novelty tie is appropriate. In the business world […]

Mens Fashion - From Fig Leaves To Designer Suits

Mens Fashion – From Fig Leaves to Designer Suits

Posted Posted in 2021 Trend, Art, Fashion, Fashion Edition, Fashion Photography, Hudson Valley Design, Hudson Valley Designer, Hudson Valley Lifestyle, Hudson Valley Living, Hudson Valley Style, Hudson Valley Style Magazine, Hudson Valley Style Review, lothing, Maxwell Alexander, Men's Accessories, Men's Fashion, Mens Accessories, Mens Clothing, Mens Fashion

As early as 50,000 years ago, our ancestral Homo sapiens used whatever was in their surroundings to shield themselves from the harsh climate. Anthropologists have unearthed human fossils from the Arctic Circle and saw evidence of men’s clothing made of fur and animal skin. In retrospect, in regions where the temperature was much warmer, evidences of men’s clothes made primarily, of leaves and grass were discovered. These were used to cover primitive man from the dust and heat. At that time, men’s clothing was nothing more that an ingenious invention borne from necessity. As centuries passed though, men’s clothing assumed […]

Bodybuilding for Fitness Lifestyle – by Coach Maxwell Alexander, MA, BFA, Certified Fitness Trainer, Certified Bodybuilding Coach, Certified Sports Nutritionist, Fitness Photographer, Best Gay OnlyFans Model

Bodybuilding for Fitness Lifestyle – by Coach Maxwell Alexander

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People undertake the sport of body building for all sorts of reasons, but fitness is probably the biggest one of all. There’s no doubt that people who take the time to focus on the muscles in their body and honing them to a chiseled state are probably among the most fit of athletes. We can easily use the terms body building and fitness interchangeably with each other. Bodybuilding for Fitness Lifestyle – by Coach Maxwell Alexander, MA, BFA, Certified Fitness Trainer, Certified Bodybuilding Coach, Certified Sports Nutritionist, Fitness Photographer We are a fitness conscious society, and bodybuilding fits in nicely […]

Amal Ishak - Queen of the Valley - Exclusive Interview by Miranda Weinberger Style by Cream, Hair by Liberty & Beauty, Makeup by Miranda Weinberger, Photography by Maxwell Alexander

Amal Ishak – Queen of the Valley – Cover Story and Exclusive Interview by Miranda Weinberger

Posted Posted in 2021, 2021 Trend, Beauty, Cover, Cover Story, Duncan Avenue Photography Studio, Fashion, Fashion Photography, Hudson Valley, Hudson Valley Lifestyle, Hudson Valley Living, Hudson Valley Real Estate, Hudson Valley Style, Hudson Valley Style Magazine, Maxwell Alexander, Miranda Weinberger, Photography, Portrait Photography, Sponsored Content, Style

Miranda: It is such an honor to be interviewing you for the next cover feature of our Winter 2021 issue! So tell us about yourself, where did it all begin? Amal: I am 35 and a mommy to 2 beautiful boys Christian & Noah, and I live and breath everything fashion. I am not really sure how it all it began… It feels like love of fashion was born with me LOL! Miranda: That’s amazing! I can definitely relate to balancing motherhood and entrepreneurship! It’s obvious you have a passion for fashion. What about the fashion industry was most attractive […]

Welcome 2021 and Amal Ishak - Queen of the Valley - Hudson Valley Fashion Issue

Welcome 2021 and Amal Ishak – Queen of the Valley – Hudson Valley Fashion Issue

Posted Posted in 2021, Fashion, Fashion Photography, Fine Art, Hudson Valley, Hudson Valley Lifestyle, Hudson Valley Living, Hudson Valley Style, Hudson Valley Style Magazine, Maxwell Alexander, Sponsored Content

Coming very soon… Winter 2021 Fashion Issue. Exclusive Interview by Miranda Weinberger. Photography by Maxwell Alexander –  Amal Ishak for the Hudson Valley Style Magazine. Styling: Amal Ishak (Cream, Newburgh), Makeup: Miranda Weinberger, Photography: Maxwell L. Alexander

2020 Hudson Valley Style Holiday Gift Guide - Hudson Square Boutique

Hudson Valley Style Holiday Gift Guide – Hudson Square Boutique

Posted Posted in 2020, Fashion, Fashion Photography, Holiday Gift Guide, Holidays, Sponsored Content

Shop the Looks at HudsonSquareBoutique.com Light Distressed High Rise Skinny >> Tassel Drop Earrings available in Ivory or Grey >> Wide Brim Panama Hat with Strap available in Dark Khaki or Light Grey >> Pom Pom Light Knit Sweater available in Taupe or Brown >> Cream Teddy Coat >> Photo Gallery: 2020 Hudson Valley Style Holiday Gift Guide – Hudson Square Boutique Photography by Jasmin Dastan. IG: @jasmindastan 2020 Hudson Valley Style Holiday Gift Guide – Hudson Square Boutique 2020 Hudson Valley Style Holiday Gift Guide – Hudson Square Boutique 2020 Hudson Valley Style Holiday Gift Guide – Hudson Square […]