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Barcelona-born designer Eli Caner is known for her effortlessly chic uniform line, Lady and Butler, made up of oversized and tailored pieces in a mix of fun patterns. Eli just came out with a new collection, designed exclusively for The Surf Lodge in the Hamptons. We were lucky enough to catch up with the designer to discuss her inspiration behind the line, her favorite pieces, and what's next for Lady and Butler. More»
As the third annual Dan's Taste of Two Forks rolls around, GofG sat down with the two competing chefs of the first annual GrillHampton- the NYC vs Hamptons grill cook off hosted by Geoffrey Zakarian. Hamptons chefs Billy Oliva from Delmonico's Southampton, Victor Tapia from The Palm East Hampton, Peter Ambrose from Hampton Seafood Company and David Hersh from Cowfish/Rumba have the home advantage but will they be able to champion NYC chefs Elizabeth Falkner of Corvo Bianco, Joey Campanaro of the little owl, Chris Santos of Beauty & Essex, and Elizabeth Karmel of Hill Country BBQ? GrillHampton invites gourmands and backyard grillers alike to come enjoy the action and eat to their heart's content. Click through our interview with the competing chefs: East End chef Billy Oliva of Delmonico's and NYC chef Elizabeth Falkner. More»
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Last weekend, we joined Theophilus London at the launch of his capsule collection at the Spongebob House in Southampton. We sat down with him for a few moments during the night to discuss his fashion style, his music genre and the inspiration behind his growing lifestyle brand. Check out our interview and take a look at the party photos from the Spongebob House!
Photographer and Shark Attack Sounds host Ben Watts isn't camera shy, but he's keeping #shhhhh about his latest project: wine label WattsUp Rosé. Watts and Wine Awesomeness will be launching the label this Memorial Day weekend in the Hamptons. Why rosé, Ben? "Why not? Its my favorite pink drink Shhhhh!" More»
Pepalajefa: it's the food shop whose name is just as much of a mouthful as its unique dishes. Owner and chef Livia Hegner grew up traveling across Europe, speaks five languages fluently, and brings all of her bubbling personality to her "gourmet to go" shop, which is reopening this Easter in the Hamptons. We spoke to Livia and got the story behind Pepalajefa and its much-anticipated return! More»
Over the summer, we caught up with some of the most interesting and influential people in the Hamptons. From Andre Saraiva to The Crows Nest's Celine Valensi to photographer Ben Watts, check out GofG's favorite summer interviews! More»
It's been three years since Morgan Collett, Colin Tunstall, and Josh Rosen opened Saturdays Surf-- an NYC surf shop and hangout spot that would cater to the needs of people, who like them, we both surfers and New Yorkers. Saturdays Surf is quickly growing; they recently opened a store in Tokyo as well as a second store in NYC, and also released the first issue of their bi-annual magazine. We chatted with one of Saturdays Surf's co-founders, Morgan Collett, about where he likes to surf, what inspired them to open Saturdays Surf, and what their plans are for the future! More»
Celine Valensi is the keeper of the gates at The Crows Nest, which has differentiated itself from countless other trendy Montauk outposts with a dedication to quality. Located on a stretch on green grass over looking Lake Montauk, the property boasts a cozy chic hotel and Mediterranean eatery that is much more South of Italy than it is South of Mexico. Working as owner Sean MacPherson's right hand girl, Celine has put in her fair share of elbow grease since opening weekend in May of 2010. More»
Sunset Beach on the quaint Shelter Island is the bar to go to on the island if you're looking for a chic night out. The Sunset Beach deck was normal as ever for a Friday evening; women donned bright caftans and cat eyed sunglasses, endless cocktails shining in the setting sun, the famous red seaplane landing on the sound across the way, but what was happening in the backyard of the French Bistro was a more relaxed Sunset Beach. In typical backyard soiree fashion, red blankets, hula hoops, grilled corn, burgers, and kegged beer were provided for guests who came to see the first edition of Coucher Du Soleil presented by André Saraiva and ENCORE!, but made possible by Absolut. More»
Rebecca Hessel Cohen breezed into WellNEST in Sag Harbor on Saturday morning wearing one of her own designs, a flowing and carefree LoveShackFancy dress in heavenly blue chiffon. Layered with gold jewels, a colorful Dannijo necklace and a hot pink mini Celine tote, I was shocked when Rebecca revealed that she hand dyed the dress she was rocking oh-so well. The collection, which was first a series of simple dresses designed for Rebecca's bridesmaids is now comprised of dresses, maxi skirts, camisoles, cropped and long racerbacks, shorts and mini skirts! More»
Interior designer Sam Allen can start his bragging rights by stating that his roots that are sewn into the small town of Weston, Connecticut. With interior design running in his family, it became a natural hobby that soon developed in to his life-long passion. With an eye for luxurious interiors, Sam started small, designing bedrooms for local homes. He soon began catching the eye of Weston's well-to-do. More»
Tuesday, March 11
Sean MacPherson took some time out to chat with us about his new restaurant, so click through to find out why we\'re calling Margaux your new go-to in NYC.