Over the weekend, New York City's most spirited dogs took to the streets for the 24th annual Tompkins Square Halloween Dog Parade. Pugs, labs, poodles, and more, strutted around in their best costumes, from lobster dogs to tacos, superheros to princesses, and everywhere in between. We rounded up some of our favorite, most treat-worthy dogs from the parade and gathered them together for one awesome, howling Halloween round up!
Chiara de Rege, the extremely talented interior designer for some of the biggest names in the industry, has been in demand among those who know for years. Vogue featured Chiara's interior work for Erin Fetherston's apartment, while Meta Interiors captured the Chiara's beautiful designs for Jordana Brewster's home. Chiara also frequents the NYC social scene, hanging out with the chicest of socialites from fashion and beyond. It's safe to say we're crazy about Chiara and her design aesthetic, and there's still so many more reasons to know her! [You Should Know]
Alexander Wang just debuted his new sportswear collection for H&M, and though it doesn't hit stores until November 6, it already has us wanting to hit the treadmill a little more (or bike cross country). Whether you're doing an at-home Pilates session, or hitting SoulCycle for a quick spin, you can look chic and fabulous in spandex. In honor of Wang and all things stretchy, we have picked our top ten favorite sportswear pieces to rock both in and out of the gym.
The invite hinted at an Italian Futurism theme, but the highly fashionable guests on the list at Allison Sarofim and Stuart Parr's annual Halloween bash this past Saturday proved that the future knows no nationality and it will not disappoint. Astronauts, aliens, digital light up robots, silver or gold painted peoples, and even some chic Italians roamed the house for over seven hours. It was exactly what you'd hope a downtown New York Halloween party would be: a most fashionable host, every fashion magazine editor in attendance (and many newspaper ones too), hot socialites, music moguls, film makers, artists, and a couple of actresses strewn about for good measure...it lived up to it's reputation as THE party that begins and ends Halloween for a certain subset in NYC.
Planning a bachelorette party in New York City can be daunting. Not only are there hundreds of places to choose from, but it's even harder to find a place that is both classy and fun. We've pulled together ten chic spots that are perfect for every bride-to-be's last single night with the girls. Click ahead to check out our NYC Bachelorette Party Guide.
Marko Kalfa is both a successful fashion photographer and the Director of Branding for Cafeteria Group Restaurants, a 24-hour spot for American comfort food with a modern spin. The popular Chelsea spot has been featured in multiple publications, including Cosmopolitan, InStyle, New York Post, WWD, Interview, and NBC. Marko's vast photo portfolio, featuring campaigns for Carlos Campos (who you should know...), and Tretorn Fall 2014, as well as editorials for Esquire, The Fashionisto, GQ, Flaunt, and Chasseur Magazine, never fails to impress us. For even more reasons to know Marko, keep reading! [You Should Know]
This week until Wednesday, October 29, Linea Pelle is generously donating 50% of its Brooklyn handbag collection sales to Many Hopes charity. Many Hopes rescues, houses, educates, and loves girls and boys in Kenya who have "suffered the worst in life." The organization builds homes and schools for these precious children with the hope that they will one day be the fair and just leaders who will "defeat the causes of extreme poverty in Kenya." The Brooklyn collection has two versatile leather bags: the Brooklyn Satchel and Brooklyn Shoulder Bag. Nicky Hilton's favorite bag for fall is the Brooklyn Shoulder Bag that doubles as a clutch, which she considers edgy but sophisticated and wearable for day and night. Click through to read more about the goods for good and how you can give back in style!
Last night in NYC, Diane von Furstenberg paid tribute to her friend Oscar de la Renta at the Fashion Group International’s 31st Annual Night of Stars, where she was honored alongside Joseph Altuzarra, Peter Copping, and Sarah Burton, Ashley Olsen came out to support celebrity stylist Kate Young and her new book Dressing For The Dark, Ivanka Trump joined husband Jared Kushner at the Sotheby's Contemporary Art Dinner, and more!
The American Folk Art Museum’s Benefit Gala: “In Celebration of Our Treasures” raised $1 million for the Museum’s exhibitions and educational programs, with 513 guests in attendance. The evening honored Joyce Berger Cowin for her leadership over the past four decades, and a Museum Trustee for over twenty years. Mrs. Cowin’s vision for our Museum at 2 Lincoln Square has ensured that folk art is accessible to New Yorkers and visitors of every age and background.
Nothing is better than a crisp autumn day spent just outside the city, and now that fall is officially underway, it's time to get into that Halloween spirit by picking up some pumpkins to carve, decorate, or bake with. While farms aren't quite a dime a dozen here in NYC, there are plenty of rustic spots nearby that are worth the drive and a romp in the field. So pack up some cider and head out to one of these perfect pumpkin patches for a fall day trip to remember!