You don't need to find a cabin outside of the city to have a hot toddy by the fireplace. There are a number of cozy places right here in NYC where you can warm up this winter next to a fireplace. Here are a few of the best options for hibernating this season.
There's no better way to spice up your LBD this holiday season than with a pair of festive tights. From polka dots to intricate designs, you'll be sure to make a statement with these fun stockings. To help spark your creative flare, we've paired these festive tights with some of our favorite LBDs of the season. Click through for some tight-spiration! More»
On a cold, winter night, what could be better than a cup of something hot - even better, something hot with alcohol in it? Hosting holiday parties can be tiring, but you can add some fun with cocktails that will get you warm and buzzed. We're mixing up some do-it-yourself hot drinks that you can enjoy alone, or greet your guests with at your next get together. Click through to see what we're whipping up and drinking down this winter. More»
It's safe to say that alcohol aficionados are probably the easiest ones on our list to shop for. Give them a bottle of fancy booze and they'll be more than satisfied. But if you want to give your gifts a leg up this year and surprise them with something interesting and unique, take a look at these ideas that are not only innovative but useful as well. Here are some of our favorite drink-related gifts that you can use year round to satisfy all your booze-related needs.
This week, Pantone announced the 2014 Color Of The Year, and while it may not have been our first choice, the color is certainly growing on us. We can expect to see more of the color as we get into the winter months, which may lessen the cold weather blues with its bright personality. We like that this color is easy to tone down with grays, navys, or earthy golds and oranges. It will make a great home accessory color as well. As Pantone puts it, this color is "one that draws you in with it's beguiling charm." Click through to see how you can start wearing Radiant Orchid pronto. More»
Sure, most of New York's creative crowd has headed down to Miami this week for the art menagerie that is Basel, but don't underestimate the city's ability to go on without them. For those of us still gallivanting around the galleries up north, there is still plenty to do and see. Lose yourself in the nuances and nostalgia of Scott Cohen's photos and films, experience the combo of pop art and African traditionalism, or catch a conversation from some of South America's leading exhibitionists. Who needs palm trees, anyway?
We all have that friend that always seems to be on the go. They have an eclectic mix of worldly belongings, not to mention some great stories from their wanderlust adventures. Of course, staying chic while in transit is of upmost importance to them, so make sure you have your jet-setter covered. The holidays are always a busy time for travel, and whether they're going from Brooklyn to Manhattan, or LaGuardia to Madrid, we've come up with some gifts that would suit them well. Check out our gift guide for the jet-setter in your life. More»
With each new season comes new reasons to celebrate, and the holidays are without a doubt filled with the most celebrations of them all. However, between mingling with friends, going to happy hours with co-workers, and traveling, all of the partying typically leads to overindulging. The food, the booze, the sugar, the carbohydrates… just thinking about it will cause your waistline to expand. Not to worry, Scrumptious Bites Happy Life’s Anna Lombardi is back to get us in the spirit without the guilt. More»
While most of the city may have flocked down to Miami for this week's Basel festivities, a few notable New Yorkers stuck around for a good cause. Last night, GQ and Tommy Hilfiger honored Josh Charles, Victor Cruz, Carson Daly and John DeLucie at the Men of New York event at the Tommy Hilfiger Fifth Avenue Flagship. The second annual event benefitted The Fresh Air Fund, with 20% of sales from the evening going to the non-profit organization. More»
In order to keep up with all the parties and events in the city, we need more photographers to send out as ambassadors. Are you an aspiring photo journalist? Do you like to go to parties? Then keep reading to find out how you can be a GofG NYC photography intern! More»
Nothing is quite as special as when two literary folk find love. Sometimes explosive, almost always creatively prosperous, these unions have produced some of the finest works in the world. Check out the list of our six favorite literary power couples! More»
Thursday, December 12
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