The fashionable voice behind the lifestyle brand House of Harper shares with us her favorite southern stops
Houstonian Caroline Harper-Knapp spent nearly a decade in fashion as a buyer for Neiman Marcus and Gilt Group. Then in 2014 she started her own online platform, House of Harper, which today draws nearly 100,000 page views a month with its winning blend of style, travel and ... More
Restaurant owner Billy Lawless gives us his favorite spots throughout the Windy City
Galway, Ireland, native Billy Lawless has five successful restaurants (Acanto, Beacon Tavern, Coda di Volpe, The Dawson and The Gage), a larger-than-life personality and a deep love for Chicago, the city he’s called home for 20 years. When he scores a rare moment of downtime, here’s where he’ll likely be.
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The star of Steve Martin’s Meteor Shower on working with Amy Schumer and motherhood in the city
Since becoming a mom just eight months ago, Tony Award-winning Broadway powerhouse Laura Benanti’s star is shining brighter than ever. For her first role since she and her businessman husband Patrick Brown welcomed daughter Ella Rose, Benanti will join Amy Schumer, Keegan-Michael Key, and Jeremy Shamos in Steve Martin’s ... More
This up-and-coming designer recently relocated from Sydney, Australia
Since taking on Kim Kardashian West as a client, designer Dion Lee, known for his dramatic silhouettes and razor-sharp tailoring has been on the up-and-up. That momentum included a major relocation; the rising young designer recently traded in Sydney to make New York City his home base. And while he ... More
The Shameless star talks his latest project, National Geographic’s The Long Road Home
Rosy-cheeked Shameless star Noel Fisher can currently be seen in his most intense role yet on National Geographic’s mini-series The Long Road Home, which premiered this November. Based on Martha Raddatz’s New York Times bestseller of the same name, The Long Road Home follows the true ... More
The Heathers star shares sneak-peeks about his non-binary role and the best gay bar in L.A.
80s black comedy Heathers is getting the TV reboot treatment, and in the forthcoming TV Land iteration, the cheerleader-like sameness of the original clique will be replaced by a diverse set of ruthless neo-Heathers: zaftig, body positive ringleader Heather Chandler flanked by black lesbian Heather McNamara and gender-queer Heather Duke, ... More
The Suburbicon actress talks Tinseltown and her film’s relevance to today’s world
Suburbicon actress Karimah Westbrook was born and raised in Chicago, and made the leap to Los Angeles thanks to none other than Whoopi Goldberg. “At the time, she was like the black woman who looked like me,” Westbrook tells us. “She had natural hair, was a leading lady and she ... More
The Ecology Center's founder gives us his top eco-friendly favorite spots
Evan Marks, founder of The Ecology Center, Southern California’s only organic farm and ecological education center, develops solutions that enable communities to live more sustainably. Here, he offers some of his favorite eco-friendly indulgences in the area.
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See where this wunderkind artist heads to in NYC in between topping the Spotify Charts
Chelsea Cutler has recently made the surprisingly smooth transition from being a 20-year-old student-athlete making music in her dorm room to signing to Ultra Records and earning a co-sign from The Chainsmokers. The young singer-songwriter recently dropped her newest single “You Make Me” ... More
The Venezuelan star plays the bad-boy in the reboot of this classic 80s soap Dynasty
In the moneyed fictional world of the 80s soap Dynasty, which defined cheek-slapping entertainment for most of the decade, anything could happen: alien abductions, desks with tusks for legs, sexual orientation switches following head injuries… You name it! The latter plotline refers to the arc of Steven Carrington, ... More