Photos: Casita Maria Benefit At ETRO’s Madison Ave Flagship Store

Italian fashion house, ETRO, and Prince Dimitri of Yugoslavia teamed up to benefit Casita Maria Center for Arts & Education at ETRO’s Madison Avenue flagship store. The collaborative event was hosted by Jacopo Etro, Prince Dimitri of Yugoslavia, and Casita Maria’s chairman, Jacqueline Weld Drake. ETRO presented its Pre Fall 2017 men s and women s collections styled…

Shop For A Cause With Mercado Global

Mercado Global’s Board Member Yaz Hernandez, former fashion industry executive and philanthropist, hosted a cocktail party for guests at her home to meet the organization’s Executive Director, Ruth DeGolia. Mercado Global takes a unique approach to fighting poverty in rural Guatemala. By connecting women to design support and sales opportunities with international retailers, they are…

Photos: Youth America Grand Prix’s Star Studded Gala

Amy Astley was the honorary chairman and Marcella Guarino Hymowitz as chairman of Thursday night’s Youth America Grand Prix’s “Stars of Today Meet the Stars of Tomorrow’ Gala” at Lincoln Center. Samantha Boardman-Rosen, Colby Mugrabi, Candice Jordan Miller, Ashley Olsen, Mary Kate Olsen, Lesley Thompson Vecsler all served as co-chairs. CBS’s Keltie Knight welcomed guests…

Festival Season’s Coming & This Is What You Should Pack

Tis the season! Outdoor camping, concerts, and running around with friends in the desert. It may not sound all that glamorous – but it it. It’s a fashion statement. After all, these pictures will last forever! These handy accessories will have you looking cute, feeling comfortable, and packing practical.

PHOTOS: New York Premiere & Celebration of ‘Henry T. Segerstrom: Imagining The Future’

Henry Segerstrom, philanthropist and visionary developer of California’s South Coast Plaza was celebrated at Carnegie Hall by a VIP gathering of philanthropists, cultural dignitaries, filmmakers, performing artists, and leaders of global fashion brands. Macy’s CEO and Chairman Terry J. Lundgren offered welcoming remarks on behalf of Elizabeth Segerstrom, the glamorous and gracious hostess of the event honoring the life…

The Ashley Bouder Project, Women In Dance Taking The Lead!

George Balanchine proclaimed, “Ballet is Woman,” but it’s been long ruled by men.  Ashley Bouder, the brilliant NYC Ballet principal dancer seeks to change this with The Ashley Bouder Project, where women create all the choreography.  Opening at Symphony Space on March 17th the centerpiece was a rare two-woman pas de deux with NYCB Prima…

PHOTOS: The Wooster Group’s Annual Benefit, Hosted By Maura Tierney

The Wooster Group’s 2017 Benefit was held on Tuesday, March 14th at The Performing Garage, 33 Wooster Street, New York City. The group reassembled at The Performing Garage to accommodate 100 guests for drinks, dinner and a performance. Chef Alejandro Alcocer of L’Estudio Green served a course that included petit pan squash and fava beans…

Listing: An Evening With Werner Herzog

PRATT INSTITUTE’S FILM/VIDEO DEPARTMENT TO PRESENT AN EVENING WITH WERNER HERZOG Inaugural School of Art Lecture Series Moderated by Film and Media Curator Sally Berger WHAT: Pratt Institute’s Film/Video department will present a special evening with filmmaker Werner Herzog, one of the most courageous, mythical, and influential artists of our time. Moderated by film and…

Museum Of Arts And Design Hosts Joan Juliet Buck’s Book Signing Party

Barbara Tober (chairman emeritus) and Michele Cohen (chairman) at the Museum of Arts and Design hosted a glamorous evening in honor of Joan Juliet Buck celebrating her new memoir The Price of Illusion.  This was the very first of many parties to come for this author.  Barbara, the former longtime editor of Brides magazine, and…

Southampton Arts Center Exhibition, A Sense of Place

On Friday, February 24, the Southampton Arts Center in Southampton, New York invited journalists Nathaniel Ainley, Sharon Hoge, Wendy Moonan, Corrado Serra, Nadia Palon, Vyna St. Phard, Laren Stover, and Lisa Larson-Walker to a special viewing of the new 2017 exhibit A Sense of Place. Featuring local artists Toni Ross, Bastienne Schmidt, Philippe Cheng and…