Whether by land, sea or air, Turkey is a country of many views, each more beautiful than the last
Throughout history, Turkey has found itself at any number of crossroads—religious, political, geographic—and so it remains. In August, the country elected a new, and controversial, president whose paternalistic rule as prime minister inspired protests in 2013. Appeals for admission into the European Union are ongoing. And although Turkey became a ... More
Elegant bakeries brought forth their chicest offerings for a panel of children to try—here’s what happened
There’s nothing like a syrupy sweet, overly frosted sugar cookie to please a child’s palette, but what happens when kids are presented with much more elevated flavors? DuJour set up a tasting of the fanciest holiday cookies available in New York City, and here are the (pretty perfect) reactions.
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Shop our luxe present picks, including ideas for the beauty and fashion-obsessed, home and design-lovers, travel aficionados and more
Chic Gifts for Pets and the People who Love Them From a fine leather saddle to an over-the-top fishbowl, there’s a perfect present for every animal-obsessed person in your life.
Holiday Gifts for the Beauty Obsessed From luxe perfumes and silky makeup brushes to vibrant ... More
From magnums of champagne to rare vintages, here’s what sommeliers, top chefs and winemakers are serving alongside their favorite holiday dishes
Pairing traditional Thanksgiving dishes with a wine that complements—but doesn’t compete—can be a delicate art. So we asked a group of savvy vino connoisseurs for a bit of inspiration based on their own holiday meals. Here’s what they had to say.
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A celebrity event designer shares his tips for creating the chicest holiday display
When it comes to hosting Thanksgiving dinner, how you adorn your table is almost as important as the food the sits among the décor. It’s important to honor the theme of the evening, but taking it too far can cross the line between chic and cliché.
Here to help is Los ... More
Prestat chocolates, favored by Her Majesty the Queen of England, come to Bloomingdale’s
Calling all candy fanatics! London chocolatier Prestat launched a winter collection at Bloomingdale’s chock-full of tasty treats just in time for the holidays. The renowned sweets company, established in London in 1902, created the original recipe for the chocolate truffle in Chambery, France in 1895.
“It’s a hell of ... More
Bobby Van's owner Joseph Smith shares the secrets of his success
For Joseph Smith, owner of BV's Grill and Bobby Van's Steakhouse restaurants, it's all about location. Indeed, the most important factor for Smith when he’s opening a steakhouse is that it be in a business district so it can do a strong lunch and dinner service. "When you see it, you know it!" ... More