City Pulse

By Allison Warenik-Queenan

I hope everyone has their outfits planned, their tentative events mapped out and is ready to shop and party tonight! Here are a few more happenings that have caught my eye in the last 24 hours. Be sure to squeeze them into your evening plans because they shouldn’t be missed!

Opening Ceremony At the Ace Hotel
20 West 29th Street (Browadway-5th Avenue)
One of the coolest stores in New York City, in one of the hippest new hotel bars to open in years, is presenting A Parisian Fleamarket. Ace Hotel, Belvedere Vodka, and Opening Ceremony are hosting this party featuring free Belvedere cocktails and exclusive merchandise from agnes b., Rodarte, Alexander Wang, Band of Outsiders, Jean-Paul Gaultier, Proenza Schouler and more. This is going to be one hot party filled with New York’s finest fashionistas. Do not miss it!

Seven New York- Preen Sample Sale
110 Mercer Street (Spring-Prince)
This Soho retail shop is hosting an amazing Preen sample sale. They’re bringing out over 100 archived Preen pieces at up to up to 90% off!! Get a chance to grab never-before-seen runway gems. Get there early!

Jo Malone’s Madison Avenue Boutique
946 Madison Avenue
Home made gelato will be served in unique Jo Malone flavors such as Lime Basil & Mandarin yogurt glace, English Pear & Freesia and Nectarine Blossom & Honey sorbet by the much sought after gourmet NYC caterer, Bite. Customers can also enjoy pampering Hand & Arm Massages and a personalized Fragrance Combining™ Consultation – and leave with fresh flowers arranged by world-renowned British floral shop, Jane Packer.

ALSO, at the Jo Malone in Saks Fifth Avenue & Bergdorf Goodman, taste custom, colorful macaroons baked by Macaron Parlour Patisserie offered in Jo Malone fragrance-inspired flavors such as Orange Blossom, Grapefruit and Vanilla & Anise. A bouquet of your choice created by British Floral Shop, Jane Packer will also be yours to take away with you for the evening.

Bloomingdales 59th Street and Bloomingdales Soho will also offer custom-made Jo Malone-flavored macaroons.

Originally published September 2010
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