Westport Designer's Tunics Embody Style and a Story; From India to Harvard MBA, Career and Beyond

03/10/14

Westport Designer's Tunics Embody Style and a Story; From India to Harvard MBA, Career and Beyond

It’s easy to be mesmerized by Sulu Grant. Her dark-haired Indian beauty is exotic and breathtaking. In combination with her upper crust British accent, gentle grace and dry, occasionally self-deprecating humor, it’s hard not to fall completely under her spell. A clothing designer, she is wearing one of her signature Indian tunics, a black cotton affair with elaborate turquoise embroidery. Accessorized with simple turquoise drop earrings and a chunky turquoise bracelet, the look is nothing short of irresistible. The good news, no the great news, is that the stunning Sulu Collection tunics are for sale, and lesser mortals can look, if not quite as beautiful as she, very pretty indeed. With her very quick mind and sharp business sense, Sulu Grant, 54, has reinvented...

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ESPN's Sage Steele Wears Connecticut Designer's Dress on 'NBA Countdown'

03/06/14

ESPN's Sage Steele Wears Connecticut Designer's Dress on 'NBA Countdown'

The fashion triple-double this season is claimed by Jean Anne Boccaccio of West Hartford—she’s parlaying an early career in law, followed by a stay-at-home-mom role, into a new narrative as a fashion designer, she just won a Connecticut “Project Runway”-style event, and that exposure has her in the process of creating a look Steele will wear for all the world to see during an ESPN on-air appearance. (Below, Sage Steele, left, with Jean Anne Boccaccio.)

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South Moon Under Brings Its Free-Spirited Fashion Sense to Westport

03/03/14

South Moon Under Brings Its Free-Spirited Fashion Sense to Westport

South Moon Under is opening its first Connecticut store in Westport on March 6.

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Connecticut Antiques Trail to Go Statewide With New Website in April

02/20/14

Connecticut Antiques Trail to Go Statewide With New Website in April

Starting in April, all of Connecticut’s antiques dealers and auction houses will be featured in one convenient digital place, a new statewide Connecticut Antiques Trail website being launched as part of the state’s official tourism website, www.CTvisit.com.

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Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Designers' Exclusive Lines for Connecticut Boutique

02/18/14

Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Designers' Exclusive Lines for Connecticut Boutique

Swimwear designer Mauricio Esquenazi of Sports Illustrated Swimsuit 2014 fame will be designing an exclusive line for Connecticut's Besita Boutique for the 2015 season.

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