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.
Cocktail Hour: Side Door in Corona Del Mar is a throwback to ... 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
The designer who decorated the White House for the Obamas gives us his top spots in L.A.
Michael S. Smith is one of the most decorated names in interior design, so it’s no surprise that when the Obamas were in the White House, they tapped him to redesign their private quarters. Now that the Obamas have transitioned to civilian life, we are sure the former first family ... More
This essential oils expert gives us her top restaurants, shops and gardens to visit
Susan Flaga, co-owner of Logan Square salon Sparrow, recently launched Sparrow for Everyone, a line of eco-friendly, Tavi Gevinson–approved essential oils. In addition to a healthy dose of aromatherapy, here’s where the oils expert goes to unwind.
Cup of Joe: Ipsento is tiny, no frills, and has amazing coffee. ... More
See how the Second Wives Club star and future stepmom to Gigi and Bella does the City of Angels
Shiva Safai wears a number of fabulous titles. She’s the fiancée of real estate developer Mohamed Hadid, and she’s the soon-to-be stepmother to supermodels Gigi and Bella Hadid (plus three additional children). Now, with the return of E!’s reality hit, Second Wives Club, the ... More
See where this top attorney spends his time out East on Long Island
As the head of Adam Miller Group, P.C., the go-to real estate law firm based out of Bridgehampton, Adam Miller knows the East End. When he first made the move from Manhattan 10 years ago, Miller aimed to combine his large firm experience with localized knowledge, providing a niche, top-tier experience for ... More
The chef, founder and owner of Milk Bar gives us the rundown of some of her favorite spots in Sin City
Christina Tosi brought the sweet life to Las Vegas last year when she opened the first West Coast outpost of Milk Bar at The Cosmopolitan. When she’s not slinging Crack Pies and boozy MilkQuakes, these are the sweet spots she loves to visit, on and off the Strip.
Power Lunch: I’m not ... More
The Event Chair of ArtCrush gives us the scoop on her must-see spots while visiting Aspen
While she makes her primary home on Park Avenue, Amy Phelan doesn’t come to Aspen just to hit the slopes. As Event Chair of the Aspen Art Museum’s largest annual fundraiser, ArtCrush, she is the most influential arts patron in town. Here’s where you’ll find her when ... More
The Younger star talks Transparent and geeking out in this complex European capital
The two characters that actress Molly Bernard plays on TV – one the pansexual publicist Lauren on TV Land’s Younger (now in the middle of its fourth season) and the other the throwback version of nervous matriarch Shelly Pfefferman on Amazon’s Transparent – are nearly polar opposites. Lauren is a ... More