It's the third week of October, which means the Halloween costume search is in full swing for everyone. Instead of going with a generic, pre-packaged costume from your local Halloween store, why not come up with something a little more creative this year? So far, we've given you suggestions on the best 2014 pop culture costumes, stylish ideas inspired by our favorite TV shows, and the most outrageous emoji looks, but we haven't told you what we at GofG are going to dress up as. From the DIY enthusiasts in the office to the last-minute, 'throw on anything in your closet' kind of costume, we've got everything in store for you. So, if you're still looking for a little inspiration, click through to find out what our favorite costumes of all time were and what we're planning for this year.
As the cooler months approach, many are opting for an indoor workout. Cycling is one of the best ways to get your cardio in quickly and intensely. We've got everything you need to know about New York's most popular workout. Click through the slideshow to see our top picks for spinning in the city and find out which class is best for you!
Judi Wong is a restaurateur originally from Vancouver, Canada and now living and working in New York City. In October of 2006, Judi and her partners Lynn Wagenknecht and Steven Abramowitz, opened Cafe Cluny, where eventually Chef Phillip Kirschen-Clark would join the team as head chef. Since opening, the cafe has drawn great attention, having been featured on CBS as one of the "7 Best West Village Date Restaurants," as well as on Eater, Page Six, Manhattan Sideways, and Immaculate Infatuation. Cafe Cluny is a favorite lunch spot for all who are "in the know" in the West Village (including the staff of GofG!), and, it's not just because they serve up an amazing breakfast and lunch spread. Judi's kind, warm personality and ultra-chicness radiate everything and everyone she touches. Read on for more about Judi Wong! [You Should Know]
Publicist Jeff Trosch is the handsome Senior Account Executive at GCK Partners. Prior to that, he was a Fashion Assistant at GQ as well as an Executive Assistant to James LaForce at LaForce + Stevens. Originally from Baltimore, Jeff now lives in the West Village in NYC, and his Instagram is filled with travels and friends, including Damien Nunes (who you should know too). Though he won't give up his biggest secret or his secret crush, Jeff does give us a good life motto: "Just breathe," he says. For more reasons to know Jeff, who is clearly on the rise, continue reading! [You Should Know]
Every year artists and fans alike from all over the world come together for the CMJ Music Marathon in New York City to showcase their talent and love for music. The event will take place throughout the city from October 21st to October 25th. CMJ stands for College Media Journal and has helped launched the careers of many artists, including Arcade Fire, Icona Pop, MGMT, Gotye, and Cold War Kids (who will be returning to headline this year), just to name a few. With over 1,000 bands performing this year, it could definitely be difficult to catch the best shows, so we're sharing our list of can't-miss acts. Don't be surprised if you see them on the top of the charts in a few months.
Looking for the perfect spot to host this year’s holiday party but don’t know where to start? VenueBook and Guest of a Guest are here to help. Don't wait until the last minute to reserve your holiday dinner, start checking out these top venue recommendations in NYC now!
Whether you're looking for a classic cut or something a little out of the box, we've compiled our favorite engagement rings for every style. From classic cuts to one-of-a-kind styles, click through to find your ideal rock. "Accidentally" forward this to your boyfriend and make sure he opens up to the Kate Middleton aquamarine prototype ring. Wink wink.
Over the weekend, crowds of J. Crew-clad day drinkers headed to New Jersey for the 94th Annual Far Hills Race Meeting, better known to frequenters as "The Hunt." The yearly fall ritual involves horse masks, ice luges, and lots and lots of champagne, and this time around was no different. Oh, and there was some actual horse racing, too. Missed the ultimate tailgate of the season? Don't worry, relive all of the red cup and rosé action right here.