Beach Bag Must-Have’s For Summer 2013



MPR has summer on the brain.

Here are our beach bag essentials for summer 2013:


1. No beach bag is complete without a trusty blanket; hit the sand with this Ralph Lauren Cabana Floral Beach Towel. It’s a classic.

2. These Gucci Gold Aviator Shades will not only turn heads, [...]

Spring Fling: Date Night In Brooklyn at Delia’s Lounge

As the weather warms up, Manchester PR is definitely feeling the love…and much lighter (now that we can finally shed some of those cumbersome wintry layers) and we are hoping that our fashionistas and hopeless romantics are too. Whether your fling is new or old, MPR wants to help you prep for your date [...]

What Do You Wear To The Gym?

An oversized T-shirt or matching everything from your sports bra down to your shoestring!

Since the gym isn’t a beauty pageant or fashion show, to most, wearing the right clothes to work out can help you stay motivated longer and allow you to feel more comfortable when breaking a sweat.

Personally, going to the gym [...]

Have A Fashionable Valentine’s Day

Love is in the air so to celebrate Valentine’s Day I have gathered a few of my favorites for him and her ranging from cheap little trinkets to very expensive “I love you’s” all of which will leave a lasting impression.

If you are looking for some last minute purchases I know for a fact [...]

VAUTE – For The Love Of Puppies… And Fashion, Of Course



VAUTE, pronounced “vote” by Leanne Mai-ly Hilgart is the first animal rights all vegan fashion label to show during New York Fashion Week and MPR was there to capture it all.

The fanciful presentation took place on Wednesday, February 6 at Chelsea’s plume Eyebeam Art + Technology Center – sponsored [...]

Nine Thirteen Magazine Launch Party

From left to right: Lateefah Fleming founder of Empower Fit, Nadia Murdock of Manchester Public Relations and Lavon Dirickson.

On Thursday, September 13th I attended the NINE THIRTEEN magazine launch party. The magazine personifies the power and distinction of tastemakers. -Inspired by the promise of possibility.

The website is designed to emulate the elegance of a fine [...]

The Wellness Cafe At Norma Kamali

I had the honour to interview fashion designer Norma Kamali.  In addition to having a natural talent as a designer Norma is also an avid believer of taking of taking care of yourself inside and out.  With that strong belief she opened the Wellness Cafe ten years ago to introduce healthy options to her customers. [...]