Lauren Santiago

LAUREN SANTIAGO

Sr. Digital AE at The Hollywood Reporter (THR) | Co-Founder of Pink Cookies | Singer & Songwriter

Describe a day in the life of Lauren Santiago.

As soon as I wake up I immediately check (from my iPhone, in bed): work email, personal email, Pink Cookies email, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram. I respond to anything that needs immediate attention and flag the rest that can be handled later. On my subway commute to THR I’m almost always writing – whether it’s a verse for a new song I am working on, one or Continue reading Lauren Santiago

Julie Ramos

Logo Caviar Noir

JULIE RAMOS

Founder & Designer of Caviar NOIR Jewelry

What’s the history behind Caviar NOIR – what propelled you to start it (how did you come up with the name) – and how does Caviar Noir reflect your personal aesthetic?

I wanted to create a brand that was both luxuriously sophisticated and edgy at the same time. I utilize pearls and chains in most of my designs. The pearls remind me of caviar. It is elegant, sophisticated, and luxurious. The chains create a dark and edgy affect (“noir”). Designing pieces to create a balance is what makes it so interesting and appealing to look at. My style has always been pretty interesting. I like to play with the preppy look and the rocker bad ass look. Continue reading Julie Ramos