It occurred to me the other day that it has been months since I bought even a single item of clothing here in Buenos Aires.  This is remarkable for someone who normally found herself on an mental high at least once a week in New York after a bout of retail therapy.  I certainly didn’t buy things every week but I was almost always looking and trying on in New York.

Despite my lack of actual shopping purchases, the fashionista in me hasn’t resisted familiarizing myself with some of the well-known brands here. Rapsodia, Wanama, Ayres, Akia Bara, Vitamina, Jazmin Chebar, Etiqueta Negra to name a few are now a part of my regular vocabulary.   Read the rest of this entry »