With the 4th of July weekend just hours away (t-26 hours until you're on the road), it's time to start packing your patriotic essentials. Click through for the list of head-to-toe necessities to keep you prepared and styled for the long holiday weekend.
Most people have either experienced house guests from hell themselves or have heard horror stories from friends. They are the type of guests who makes life miserable for their hosts during their entire stay, leaving perpetual messes and costing their host their hard-earned time and money. These are the type of guests who are clueless as to why they never receive invites back into the homes of their friends. But what if — gasp — it turns out that you are that clueless person, and you are going to visit your friends in the Hamptons for the upcoming holiday? Fear not. By following these seven tips, you can rehabilitate yourself and once again enjoy couch and bed surfing to your heart's delight.
In true New York summer fashion, the party moved from the city to the Hamptons over the weekend, with well-dressed guests decked out to attend events all around town. From a special screening of "The Way, Way Back," to an Elle Decor celebration, to a 4th of July Warm Up party, click through to see which guests won us over with their summertime looks, including Little white dresses, lots of florals and pops of color.
Over the weekend in the Hamptons, Christie Brinkley and Dylan Lauren stepped out for the screening of "The Way, Way Back" with directors Nat Faxon and Jim Rash and cast members Liam James and Toni Collette, Hugh Jackman, Ivanka Trump, and Calvin Klein celebrated Elle Decor's July/August Issue at interior designer Kelly Behun's private estate in Southampton, Rose Byrne joined Jenne Lombardo at the Free Arts NYC charity auction, and so much more. Click through the slides to see what you missed!
Go HERE for our photos and tag yourself and your friends! 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!
Interested in serving exquisite hors d'oeuvres at your next gathering but just don't have the time to get your Rachel Ray on? We totally feel you, so we've rounded up easy hors d'oeuvres you'll actually be able to make and present in fun ways. We've even included snacks that don't require you to turn your oven on so your apartment's thermostat doesn't climb to meet the heat outdoors.