It's a fact: Athena Calderone is a curator of all things gorgeous. Her breathtaking home decor, delicious recipes, and eye for style inspired her to create EyeSwoon, a hub for home and food inspiration. Now, It Girl Calderone will be taking us to New York's need-to-know spots and introducing us to the coolest people around. Rebecca Minkoff
is building a swoon-worthy and enviable fashion empire at a super speedy pace — and, with a loyal following! She took a few hours out of her very busy and super-structured day to invite EyeSwoon to snoop about her showroom and tour her favorite local décor and food haunts, Canvas and Haven’s Kitchen.RELATED: Peep Pamela Love's Gorgeous Upstate Home
I met her three years ago at our friend Tali’s wedding in Tuscany. However, it wasn’t until shooting her for EyeSwoon that we really got to know one another, chit chatting girly style about life, love, babies, bags, fashion, design, and food.
As I entered the RM offices I was swooned by the bags lining the walls. The vibrant pops of color and texture instantly pulled me in! I was having one of those obsessive, “I’ll have one of this and two of that” type moments. I then took a step back and observed. I got a glimpse of the mechanics behind this powerhouse of a company: It's growing so rapidly they are expanding to an office double in size!