Starting on Friday, Governors Ball is back, bringing 3 days of unbelievable performances to Randall's Island. The event has gradually evolved into a full-fledged music festival on par with the world's best, bringing acts like Kings of Leon, Duck Sauce, Kendrick Lamar, and Kanye West to New York for a weekend of shows with the backdrop of the Manhattan skyline. Once again, we're gearing up for our favorite festival, and we've picked the acts that we're most excited to see. From Outkast and The Strokes to Ratking and Banks, here are our top picks for Governors Ball 2014!
June 6th marks National Doughnut Day, a holiday that gives us another excuse to indulge in this American favorite. Since we know you're already intrigued by this "foodie" day, we've decided to help you out by giving you the inside scoop on some of the best place to get doughnuts in NYC. From Doughnut Plant to Holey Cream, click through to learn more about our favorite spots to indulge in this sweet treat.
Eye-catching graffiti is painted all over New York, from Brooklyn walls to Chelsea streets. If you love New York's fabulous graffiti scene as much as we do, try rocking one of these graphic tops inspired by the very graffiti you might recognize from this creative, artsy city.
Admit it: you buy one item off of the Internet and the rush of getting a package in the mail is so thrilling, you want to experience it again... and again... and again. While the online shopping epidemic has spread all over, we can all agree that the worst symptom is our empty wallets after we confirm our orders. We've rounded up the best online shopping sites that have the best merch for the best prices, so get your credit cards out and leave the buyer's remorse behind!
A year ago, you probably had no idea what a “Cronut” was. Like the rest of New York, and most of the United States, you were also probably quickly obsessed with the idea of this hybrid dessert. What you may not know much about is Dominque Ansel Bakery, the source of all this commotion and the birthplace of the Cronut. While the bakery is home to the dessert so hyped it legally must be regarded as a proper noun, it is also home to a variety of other dessert crossbreeds. Some of these confectionery creations include a cookie shaped like a shot glass full of milk, and an ice cream waffle with espresso. We checked in with a few of the employees at Dominique Ansel to get their recommendations on their top five desserts.
With summer already here, it's time to switch up your sandal style. This season, it's all about the mid-heel sandal—a comfortable and flattering alternative to the too flat flip flop. With a slight heel, these sandals not only provide added foot support for your summer adventures, but lengthen the legs with a bit of extra height. Click through for some of our favorite mid-heel masterpieces to buy now!
Last night in NYC, Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum attended the NYC premiere of their new film "22 Jump Street," Hannah Bronfman, Solange Knowles and Rachel Zoe stepped out for the Gucci Beauty launch event at The Carlyle, Emmy Rossum and Keri Russell helped honor Glen Close at the Sundance Institute Celebration benefit, Celebrate Brooklyn! kicked off with an opening night concert by Janelle Monáe, and so much more!
Now that we've said goodbye to the bitter cold that all too often wears on runners' joints, it's time to pull out your running shoes and actually look forward to a refreshing workout. Whether you're an experienced fitness buff or are just trying to get moving this summer, finding a new route to explore can keep your run fresh and interesting. Plus, Instagram-worthy scenery never hurts. From the Bronx to Central park, here are some of our favorite NYC trails to hit up this season.
It may seem that ladies get to have all the fun when it comes to footwear, but It's just as important for guys to keep their shoe game on-point. So fellas, it's time to give feet a break from those sturdy boots you wore all winter long. Grab a pair or two of our favorite men's shoes trends for summer 2014 and stay in style. Whether you love laces or slip-ons, we have a shoe for your taste.