Parsons School of Design alumnus with a BFA in fashion, who has worked in the menswear industry for several years. Past lives have been in the East Village and Lower East Side of Manhattan; more recently transplanted to Harlem. Currently living in a 1907 "French flat," an Edwardian era middle-class apartment.
The New York Post has a pretty good article on the outdoor dining scene on upper Lenox that has recently changed the blocks just north of 125th Street. Corner Social becomes the new main focus of the media since it opened a couple of months ago and has instantly become packed every day and night. Of course the Red Rooster has set the scene in the past couple of years since celebrity chef Marcus Samuelsson decided to open up his revival of a former Harlem speakeasy. Not given much credit is Chez Lucienne which debuted an outdoor cafe just around the corner from 125th Street a few years earlier and has since become popular with a diverse demographic of Harlem residents. Read more in the Post: LINK