The fashion and art worlds joined forces on November 17 to raise money for victims of the storm
So much was lost after Hurricane Sandy slammed New York City and devastated the Rockaways and Staten Island, but on the evening of November 17, the lights shined bright at the Top of the Standard as Opening Ceremony and MoMA PS1 art director Klaus Beisenbach teamed up for one ... More
DuJour pays tribute to 6 of our favorite commanders-in-chief from the big screen
Now that the election has come and gone, the president currently on many people's minds is....Abraham Lincoln. More specifically, Steven Spielberg's two-and-a-half hour epic, Lincoln, starring Daniel Day-Lewis who's seen as a shoo-in for an Oscar nomination. After an impressive opening on the coasts—in which Lincoln bested the per-screen earnings of thei ... More
Need a lifeboat for your living room? Buy the props from Life of Pi
File under "Yes, you really can buy anything online."
Beginning Monday, November 19, you can purchase some of the actual props from director Ang Lee’s upcoming Life of Pi (which hits theatres on the 21st). Typically movie studios archive their props, but somehow the folks over at Gilt Groupe got their hands on some ... More
In honor of her new collaboration with Coach, the New York designer shares her thoughts of the day
This past February, fashionistas were disappointed when they saw some fantastic tricked-up leather Coach bags on the runway—only to learn that they weren't for sale. Well, this fall, they are.
Coach and Anna Sui have recently released two limited-edition bags, her updates of the brand's iconic 1973 Duffle (see one ... More
The costume designer for the hotly-anticipated TV movie dishes about Lindsay Lohan and getting luxe on a Lifetime budget
The late Elizabeth Taylor was was one of the greatest screen actresses—and greatest beauties—of her day. (She was also one of the most married, with eight weddings to her credit.) But perhaps more than any other woman in Hollywood, her name is synonymous with extravagance, thanks to her passion for ... More
The iconic French brand celebrates more than two decades of style
A.P.C. is the French label that's perhaps best known for its minimalist finery and enduringly popular raw-denim jeans. But no one was feeling blue at the exuberant party it threw on Nov. 15 to celebrate its 25th anniverary. Held at a one-night-only nightclub set ... More
Feast your eyes on some of the lavish costumes and jewelry worn by Keira Knightley in the new film
There is no lack of theatricality in Leo Tolstoy's dramatic novel Anna Karenina, a fact that wasn't lost on the makers of the new version starring Keira Knightley and Jude Law (in theaters November 16; watch the trailer below). So, in director Joe Wright's adaptation, he made one bold change: He ... More
On November 14, Max Mara and the Associates Committee of the Society Memorial Sloan-Kettering hosted a sold-out evening
More than 365 guests gathered at the Four Seasons Restaurant on Nov. 14 to benefit the Society of Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. Blue Bloods actress Bridget Moynahan said she was glad to attend and lend her support: “Taking care of families during such a terrible time in their lives ... More
An intriguing multimedia exhibit fuses sculpture, original literature, and smartphone technology at the Smart Clothes Gallery
On November 8, The Talking Cure—a unique, dynamic art exhibit—opened at the Smart Clothes Gallery in New York City. With a title taken from Sigmund Freud's description of psychoanalysis, Cure contains 12 original sculptures by Chelsea artist Melissa Stern. They come with a very innovative and creative ... More
Furniture, rugs and finishing touches for the ultimate Gilt life!
With all the talent at the helm of Gilt Groupe, it's no wonder they were able to conceptualize and launch their new home collection—which went on sale November 14—in only a matter of months. Gilt Home Creative Director (and accomplished interior designer) Tom Delavan designed the line which includes everything ... More