ABC (Carpet) makes decorating as easy as 1-2-3. We all know that! What you may not know, is that now they make it tres affordable, too. If you can haul your keister (and a pickup truck) up to da Bronx, you can indulge in huge savings on amazing furinture, gorgeous little ‘things’ and carpets to <... >
Reckon. A Southern term that means to imagine, to think, to take into account, to add up. Growing up in a rural landscape of a small Texas town, a poet was born. Who is this poet? His name is Chris Weige, and he’s the brainchild behind www.reckonwordwide.com, a site that offers more than just funky <... >
As far back as I can remember, I’ve always loved flowers. Hydrangeas, Gardenias, Peonies, you name ’em, I dug ’em – no pun intended. Picking one that I love more than the other would be like choosing your favorite child. This brings me to one of my most fave annual events. Macy’s at Herald Square <... >
Fashionistas, mark your calendars! We’re not fooling; starting on April 1st, a one-of-a-kind gown designed by Proenza Schouler and inspired by the first anniversary of Lancôme’s fragrance Hypnôse goes on sale on Ebay. The auction runs from April 1st through April 10th and all proceeds will go to Save the Children, the international charity dedicated <... >
(Images by Matt Verzola) The first introduction I had to tequila was when I was a wee little bairn watching Poltergeist II. Do any of you 80’s fans remember that scene? The hubby is about to have a massive breakdown because the family’s getting spooked out by evil spirits and so to chillax himself, he <... >
Step into City Opera’s Thrift Store on the lower East Side and you’ll find yourself humming Va Pensiero from Verdi’s Nabucco every brisk step of the way. Twice a year, the Vintage Event is a not-to-be-missed hallmark for thrifty shoppers in the Big Apple. Amazing reruns at beyond believable prices are available to those fashion <... >
I am feeling O-so Jackie O this spring! Pourquoi, mon amie? Well, in case you haven’t laid eyes on the lovely array of shifts peppering NYC’s window displays this season, the dress is back! Even better, baby dolls, the baby doll is back. Floaty and feminine, this seasons frocks are not only absolutely darling, but <... >
Check out Adrian Rosen’s experience on choosing her Purdy Girl outfit that she won on BeautyNewsNYC.com!
By Charu Suri
Adrian Rosen had a ball on Saturday picking out her freebie outfit at Purdy Girl (www.purdygirlnyc.com).
And from tart lemon to Tartans…
NYC’s Tartan Week is upon us. So gather round ye lads and lasses,
plaid is IN.
Starting on March 30 and running through May the Forbes Galleries (60 Fifth Ave) presents an exhibit called Silver of the Stars. The theme is ‘drink with a friend’ and famous names have coupled with silversmiths to create signature mugs and jugs. Check out, among others, Ewan McGregor’s goblet. Beginning March 31 and continuing through <... >
Project Runway ain’t no joke for those of us who can’t thread a needle. So when BeautyNews heard about Bacardi Limon’s “Express Your Style Competition” which was held last Thursday — where five dressmakers competed to make gowns in front of a Bacardi-infused live audience — we just had to check it out. I know <... >