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 <... >
You’ve been waiting all winter, eyeing your favourite white jeans, neatly folded and calling your name. Now that Spring is here, what are the rules? Do you follow the age old: no white before Easter or after Labor Day? Or do you break all the rules and suit yourself up like a blinding supernova as <... >
Some are born with it, some buy it – most try to fake it. What the hell is it? IT. You know, that “je ne sais quoi“, that certain “something”, that “DAMN!” that someone has that makes you either want to possess them or kill them (out of jealousy of course!). What makes for IT? <... >
Need to recharge your citified self? Is the lack of scenery making you feel nature-hungry? Take a short trip to Olana State Historic Site, a part of the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Close to two and a half hours from the center of our Manhattan universe is the home <... >