Looking forward to a slow week after the 4th? Well think again, we're booked solid and so are you! From a private party at The Standard to the annual Young Members Party at The Met, we will have you praying for rest.
Keep your friends close and your enemies closer. That's right. It's the Bikini's 70th birthday - and thus, National Bikini Day. Not only does this mean that your itty-bitty, teeny-weeny, yellow polka dot bikini is older than your Grandmother's chicken noodle soup recipe, but also that you have all the excuses to extend your holiday weekend one more day. I hope you're not too red, white, and bloated because we've gathered a guide of the best places to boast your favorite bikini in NYC. Sun's out buns out, ladies.
These youngsters are using Instagram to its full potential. They're pushing past the arbitrary bounds of gender, art, and aesthetic and slowly taking over both social media and the world. From fashion feminists to up-and-coming artists and It Girls - forget the rich kids, it's all about the Insta kids.
Too much animal print, nipple rings, and Chinese food? Who knew you were cast in Hangover 3. From shots called the "bitch face" to going home with a guy that introduces himself as "Mr. Worldwide," a night out at some of NYC's sketchiest spots is sure to be the best, worst decision you've made all year. Head to these bad news bars for a questionable night (and morning).
A mini arts haven is flourishing right in the middle of the bay. Thanks to steady revitalization efforts, Governors Island is transitioning from a former army base to a mini-borough of sorts, filled with more fun than the some full-sized boroughs. This National Park is a quick, cheap ferry ride away and offers up everything you will ever need this summer.
Don't get us wrong, we could listen to Beyoncé's Lemonade every single day, but sometimes you just have to switch it up. From EDM's upcoming duo, Louis the Child, to the ~mysterious~ NYU student that blew Pharrell away, we have the inside scoop on who you should be jamming out to on your way to work this summer.
It's time to say goodbye to the great indoors. Call your friends, take too much Claritin, and pray for no public intoxication charges because this weekend, you're going on a picnic. That's right, all the bad bitches are doing it. Pack a basket (or have someone else do it for you) and get ready to go au naturale for a day.
Poets, sportsmen, car racers, party animals - those young men are the most eligible royal bachelors from all around the globe. We have concocted a list of princes whose lifestyles range from elusive to lavish and whose thrones belong to places from Dubai, known for its ultramodern architecture, to the microstate of Liechtenstein, famous for its alpine chalets and medieval castles. So ladies, who's ready to meet their real Prince Charming?
With temperatures steadily rising, it's time to find the perfect light scent to splash on before going out. Something to make you feel like you're in the south of France or at a seaside villa, even when you're just going on a lunch date in the West Village. At these fragrance boutiques, you'll be treated to a unique palette of scents beyond the typical department store wares, and we've offered a few of our own picks to make things easier.
So you're over frosé and have exhausted your list of boozy popsicle recipes. What's next in your search for the perfect summertime treat that'll keep you cool and get you tipsy? Alcoholic ice cream floats, of course!