Returning for its 16th year, Art Basel Miami Beach continues its successful reign as the premier art celebration in the country
At the first hints of Hurricane Irma back in early September, Miami’s Faena Hotel braced for impact by encasing its most prized attraction—the $15 million, gold-plated woolly mammoth skeleton by Damien Hirst that greets guests on the hotel steps—in a weatherproof glass case. The gilded woolly survived the storm’s relatively ... More
Boutique hotel HGU New York is offering you the chance to throw the ultimate turkey-dinner party
We previously reported on the fabulous options one can choose from when staying at the HGU New York—one of Manhattan’s newest boutique hotels situated in the coveted NoMad District. The hotel also drew our attention thanks to its very own 1905 Lounge (and the bar’s illustrious cocktail program). ... More
The Broadway star parodied herself, Michael Kors judged and Bon Jovi performed as an inmate
From glamorously couture costumes to otherworldly looks catering to the night’s theme of Garden of Earthly Delights, Bette Midler’s annual Hulaween bash was a celebration fit for the gods. The Broadway star hosts her star-studded Halloween party every year to benefit her foundation, New York Restoration ... More
The annual event creates a world-class marketplace for interior design aficionados
Everything was coming up roses...and daffodils and daisies at the San Francisco Fall Art & Antiques Show Opening Night Gala, with a nod to the 50th anniversary of the Summer of Love, naturally themed FLOWER POWER: Floral Imagery in Art, Antiques & Design.
The Show’s Grand Entry Hall featured four ... More
The $25 million project resulted in the new Elaine Wynn & Family Education Wing at the Joan Weill Center for Dance
Last week, the Alvin Ailey Dance Foundation celebrated the opening of its new Elaine Wynn & Family Education Wing at the Joan Weill Center for Dance. Guests in attendance included leaders of the Ailey organization, dancers, students, donors and friends of New York City’s dance community.
The Elaine ... More
The non-profit organization Bring Change to Mind honored Billy Crystal at its annual Revels & Revelations fundraiser
Glenn Close, co-founder of the non-profit Bring Change to Mind gathered together an eclectic cast of characters from stage and screen in San Francisco to celebrate the organization’s annual Revels & Revelations fundraiser at the iconic nightclub, Bimbo’s 365.
Apart from a few opening remarks about the non-profit's mission ... More
The Italian accessory and fragrance brand has a long history of love for New York
Italian luxury brand Bulgari has made a triumphant return to where it all began 45 years ago; New York City. Their flagship store reopened on Fifth Avenue earlier this month. To celebrate the occasion, an exclusive jewelry capsule collection is available for purchase, inspired by the ... More
The Williamsburg restaurant boasts a new menu addition inspired by Quentin Tarantino
Founded 95 years ago in Rome, Italian restaurant Antica Pesa is celebrating its 5th anniversary in Williamsburg next week. The celeb hot-spot has been visited by A-listers like Madonna, Lionel Richie, Bono, Mick Jagger, Bette Midler, Bon Jovi and many more.
To commemorate this achievement, a special sausage ... More
Villa Casa Casuarina preserves the memory of Gianni Versace
While the death of Gianni Versace on the steps of his villa on Miami’s Ocean Drive violently ended an era of high baroque 90s glamour, the late fashion designer’s afterglow still survives 20 years later – as his sister Donatella reminded us last Friday when she led five gold-draped, ... More
This light-filled listing puts your crystal collection to shame
Before Midtown’s Baccarat Hotel and Residences opened in 2015, it was safe to assume the 50-story namesake of a French manufacturer of fine crystal chandeliers wouldn’t skimp on the interior. Within six months of hitting the market, half of the residential units had been snapped up sight unseen.
They didn’t disappoint. Today, ... More