Check out this week's selection of Rachelle's Reading List, Mara's Fashion File, and Ross's NYC Nightlife round-ups in addition to hits from the galleries this past week. Enjoy our lists in bundled form, and glance at the bonus smattering below!
Events You May Have Missed This Week:
1. Day & Night Brunch
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Derek and Daniel Koch are trying to prove the boozy brunch is still hot. This past Saturday, Day & Night held it down at the Oak Room in the Plaza. The pair moved the festivities to the staunchy digs last October and have been turning the stereotypically sober uptown surroundings upside down. Read more.
2. Calvin Klein's Boyfriend Celebrates Being Able To Drink Legally
Take a look at Calvin Klein's big birthday bash for his boyfriend, former porn star Nick Gruber. The 68-year-old designer spared no expense for his loved one's 21st, shutting down Indochine for the affair and stocking the space with 4,500 balloons (4,500!!!), glittering streamers, 100 models and a cake with 21 sparklers on top. Just look at how excited Nick looks to dig in! Read more.
3. Nylon Hosts A Star Studded Bash For Leighton Meester's Cover
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After a speaking gig at the Apple store, Leighton Meester, with her "The Roommate" costar Minka Kelly in tow, headed to the W Downtown for a special private dinner by BLT Fish to celebrate the Gossip Girl's Nylon Magazine cover. Read more.
4. Bunker Kicks Off New Wednesday Party
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Last night Bunker kicked off its new weekly party, OG Wednesdays. It's being hosted by Nima Yamini, who has thrown parties at Rose Bar and Don Hill's to name a few, and DJ Sal Morale, who previously launched Tuesdays at 1OAK. Read more.
5. Queen of e.vil At Opening of Bond 666 To Rock In Its New Neighborhood
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Last night, Bond 666 hosted its opening party "Snobs & Bitches Unite" with tranny sensation The Queen of e.vil feting the Fi Di's newest hotspot. The Smile provided cocktails and hors d'oeuvres, and Becka Diamond handled the musical stylings. Check out the party! Read more.
Rachelle's Reading List
Rachelle's Reading List: Friday, February 4th, 2011 [RRL]
People in Egypt are holding up signs thanking Facebook, the company that Zuck started 7 years ago TODAY. Poor Gladwell. A look at the ads you'll see this Super Bowl Sunday, On The Road the movie, and the entire Sat. night playlist from the Jane Ballroom.
[Rachelle's Reading List Friday, February 4th, 2011] [Rachelle's Reading List Thursday, February 3rd, 2011] [Rachelle's Reading List Wednesday, February 2nd, 2011] [Rachelle's Reading List Tuesday, February 1, 2011] [Rachelle's Reading List Monday, January 31, 2011]
The Fashion Files
The Friday Fashion File! [Fashion File]
The Fashion Week tents are going up and Kate Moss gets a lipstick deal. Aishwarya Rai covers Indian Vogue, Lady Gaga's Vogue cover leaks, and Italian Vogue goes black. Justin Bieber inspires high fashion, Barney's dumps Prada and Tom Ford dumps most editors. TGIFashion.
[Mara's Fashion File, Friday, February 4, 2011] [Mara's Fashion File, Thursday February 3, 2011] [Mara's Fashion File, Wednesday, February 2, 2011] [Mara's Fashion File, Tuesday, Feburary 1, 2011] [Mara's Fashion File, Monday, January 31, 2011]
NYC Nightlife Round-Up
David Bard bids low on The Chelsea, The Pussycat Lounge rises again, Stephen and Alec Baldwin prepare for debauchery at Super Bowl, and the downstairs bar at Hotel Chantelle opens to great fanfare. It's all here in today's nightlife roundup.
[Ross's Nightlife Round-up Friday, February 4, 2011] [Ross's Nighlife Round-up Thursday, February 3, 2011] [Ross's Nightlife Round-Up Wednesday, February 2, 2011] [Ross's Nightlife Round-Up Tuesday, February 1, 2011] [Ross's Nightlife Round-up Monday, January 31, 2011]