Listing: Sustainable Fashion Discussion at French Embassy

Fashion and sustainability could be considered contradictory by essence. Fashion is not meant to be durable, seasons and trends make it ephemeral. Taking this into account, is it possible yet to conceive a system where slow fashion, recyclable fashion and sustainability can have a relevant place in our society? Many initiatives have already been established…

5 Ways Cooking Benefits Your Mental State

It’s no secret that cooking healthy food provides benefits to our bodies, but there’s also evidence that the act of preparing meals can benefit our minds as well. Mental health experts credit cooking with helping to relieve depression, anxiety, eating disorders and other conditions. As various forms of meditation have become in vogue as ways to relax…

6 Easy Tips to Help You Eat Healthy While Traveling

Traveling season is here, and no matter if you’re taking a well-deserved solo vacation, a romantic getaway, friend vacation, family vacation, and every trip in between, you’ll need some snacks to keep you energized for all your activities. Traveling tends to be a time when people fall of the wagon in terms of self-care and…

PHOTOS: BACARDÍ Bay at Governors Ball Music Festival

BACARDÍ Brings Back the Sound of Rum to New York at the 2018 Governors Ball Music Festival The BACARDÍ Stage Hosted Silk City’s Debut Festival Performance, While BACARDÍ Bay Served-Up an Enviable Menu of Delicious Cocktails  BACARDÍ once again brought the #SoundOfRum to the Governors Ball Music Festival this year with BACARDÍ Bay at Randall’s Island…

PHOTOS: LongHouse Reserve Junior Council 2018 Salon on the Lawn

LongHouse Reserve’s Junior Council hosted their second annual Salon on the Lawn; The Curators Collection East Hampton, NY – The second annual Salon on the Lawn was organized by LongHouse Reserve’s Junior Council this past Saturday, May 26th. This year’s theme, “The Curator’s Collection”, included immersive art curated by Tripoli Patterson of Southampton’s Tripoli Gallery. The evening…

Written For Dance, RIOULT Dance NY’s 2018 Season

Living Separately, Thriving Together ; A look into the creative minds of Pascal Rioult and Polina Nazaykinskaya By Sarah Badham When asked about transitioning from dancer to choreographer, Pascal Rioult, of RIOULT Dance NY, recalls working with Martha Graham. He remembers her saying that she was put on this earth to be a choreographer, and…

Listing: Vinho Verde Wine Experience on June 9, 2018

One of the most hotly anticipated parties on the Summer social calendar, The Vinho Verde Wine Experience returns once more to NYC for ever-flowing wine + food bites from some of New York’s hottest restaurants including  Eataly, Ferris, Conmigo, Silly Chilly Dumplings, and MY/MO Mochi Ice Cream. Entertainment provided from NYC’s very own DJ Tom Macari and artist Christopher Ghiraldi, who will be doing live…

PHOTOS: New Book Featuring Joan Rivers, Audrey Hepburn & More Launches at The Lowell Hotel

On Wednesday night, May 16th, Josie Natori hosted a cocktail party to celebrate Joseph Cicio’s first book “FRIENDS* *Bearing Gifts” at the Club Room in The Lowell Hotel. The book emphasizes the importance of relationships, and is a reflection on a life filled with warmth, beauty, and ultimately exceptional memories. Lauren Bacall, Prince Charles, Audrey Hepburn, and Joan Rivers are just a few of…

Listing: MIA Screening at 9th Annual SoHo International Film Festival

Feature film from, writer-director-actress, Galia Barkol sets NYC Premiere! In an era and city that is pushing for more inclusion actresses, like Galia Barkol, have found empowerment to tell the stories that, until now, women have struggled to tell. MIA (Sundance Screenwriter’s Lab Semi-Finalist Script) is the story of an immigrant woman in NYC during an “in-between”…

New Charles James Book Celebrated At The Halston House

A new definitive Charles James biography by Michèle Gerber Klein was celebrated on May 10th at The Halston House. Fashionistas and socialites alike gathered to purchase the first signed copies of Charles James: Portrait of Unreasonable Man: Fame, Fashion, Art. Roy Halston Frowick’s (Halston) former townhouse was designed by the great mid-century architect Paul Rudolf. The relationship between Charles…