Yachting & Yaffa

I’ve always been fascinated with people who subscribe to a yachting lifestyle.  In my travels this winter to South Beach, Miami, I had the pleasure of meeting Maureen Bush, a real-life yacht lady and tennis player. Maureen instantly fell in love with Yaffa Activewear, as she often searches for new and fashionable sun protection clothing for…

Yaffa & Elite Tennis travel to Monte Carlo

Attention all tennis jet setters: Check out our new BFF; Elite Tennis Travel (ETT). Elite Tennis Travel is a travel company that specializes in grand slams and a luxury experience for you to indulge in! Elite offers the best hotels, restaurants, courts for playing, and sight seeing that makes going to a Grand Slam a…

Yaffa vs. Skin Cancer

As a designer and entrepreneur, I believe it is important to make a contribution to helping and healing others in my business practices.  I feel compassionately about the struggles and challenges that my friends and family have shared with me in battling skin cancer.  Originally, Yaffa Activewear was founded as a luxury tennis clothing line….

Fall Inspiration & Motivation

“There is a harmony in autumn, and a lustre in its sky, which through the summer is not heard or seen, as if it could not be, as if it had not been!” -Percy Bysshe Shelley

Here are our top picks of things not to be taken for granted during this season:

Sun Protection never looked so chic!

I love the sun! This past holiday I enjoyed two glorious weeks of blue skies and bright sunshine during the Christmas /Hanukah break in Florida.   Coming from icy New York, where I spend most of my winter in my sweats, down vest, and furry UGGS, I took great pleasure in breaking out my latest new…

5 Easy Meditation Tips

Even before I wake up I run multiple lists through my head.  I’m always thinking about my never ending grocery list and which practice I’m hauling my kids to. My mind is all over the place.  Sometimes I’m driving my car on autopilot; preoccupied with these thoughts.  When I arrive at my destination, the drive…

Manus x Machina Fashion in an Age of Technology

As a designer and fashionista, I look for inspiration in art and culture. In May, on my day off in New York City I ended up at the MET exhibit on Haute Couture and Pret-a-Porter fusion. Seeing this exhibit filled me with lots of ideas for my new collection. Whenever I start designing a new…

Meet Yaffa’s New BFF – Maggie Mather!

Yaffa is chic, versatile clothing for women and now we found the perfect companion for our apparel: Maggie Mather Tennis Bags – sophisticated looks for the everyday, active women. Here is what we love about MM, and why we’re the perfect pair: Colors: Yaffa and Maggie Mather’s Brights and Neutrals Maggie Mather bags come in brights and…

Wimbledon: What To Wear

Headed to Wimbledon this summer? Not sure what to wear? Here are some of Yaffa’s picks on fashion items and accessories that you can pair with Yaffa gear to shine in Wimbledon’s tennis chic atmosphere and feel comfortable, cool, and stylish in while you are cheering on your favorite player or hanging out London’s picturesque tourist spots. Pair…