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On November 14, the worlds of art, design, and hospitality lost a cultural maverick in Alex Calderwood. The 47-year-old hotelier was considered a true visionary in the business, responsible for the cool and quirky Ace Hotel chain that has become a model for hot spots looking to appeal to the artistic set. With locations we love in both New York and London (as well as L.A., Seattle, and Portland), Ace Hotels are truly an experience, mixing modern design with vintage interiors and funky found objects in every room (not to mention the hip young guests who frequent them). More»
Today I found myself reflecting on Hurricane Sandy, Lou Reed, and the old Penn Station. Then, I took a look at what is really in my friend's MDMA (Molly) pills, I got in touch with Facebook's oldest user and I shared my favorite Halloween costume idea. Let's get started...
The government is back in business which means I can go back to looking at Facebook. In other news, I still want to know who Ronan Farrow's father is, the best ManRepelling stories, Le Bilboquet is back, the Kim Kardashian tweet heard round the world and much more! Check out what caught my attention today....
The 2014 Michelin Guide to the best restaurants in NYC was released last week, and we were excited to learn about some new additions like Carbone, as well as the continued excellence of restaurants like Babbo. After reviewing these world renowned restaurants, we've rounded up our top picks from this year's 2014 Micheline Guide. Click through to see which restaurants made our top 10 must-try culinary spots.
Earlier this year, we brought you The Most Exclusive Members-Only Clubs In Manhattan, but now we stand corrected. The most exclusive members-only club is the enigmatic Zodiac Club, which has been in existence since 1868, yet is virtually unknown outside of the NYC historians and scholars. Check out the slideshow to learn more about the fraternity of twelve that has existed behind a curtain of elite secrecy. These industry titans have ruled the country from the tables of Manhattan clubhouses from the dawn of the first Gilded Age, through the crash of 1929, past the two World Wars into the New Gilded Age. More»
This week, the NYT confirmed one of Hamptons residents’ suspected fears: their exclusive coast is overcrowded. According to the piece, hoards of sand-seekers are trekking to the Hamptons and settling in at private summer spots like Amagansett's Indian Wells Beach (pictured above). We even got a shout-out! More»
Put down that take-out menu! Guest of a Guest visits Sri Lanka this week to investigate some of Asia's best-kept culinary secrets. Avid travelers have long regarded Sri Lanka as a diamond-in-the-rough, but now the secret's out: within the last three years, the New York Times, National Geographic and Lonely Planet have all named Sri Lanka their number one travel destination. More»
The face of the next Marc Jacobs campaign is decided, Kate Spade launches a new brand for weekend lovers, Dolce & Gabbana gets bashed, and more in today's Fashion Files! More»
Fashion Star is back on the air, Nordstrom supports gay marriage, the presidential candidates' wives make bold fashion moves at Tuesday's debate, and more in today's Fashion Files! More»
After a summer spent pondering Saturday Night Live's future without Kristen Wiig, the Lonely Island boys, or Abby Elliot (we'll really miss ya!), we're counting down the days until the sketch show starts up again. And what better way to kick off Season 38 than with three new featured players straight from Chicago's Second City, more than enough election season material , and, at least for the time being, Jason Sudeikis? Here's everything you need to know to get the most out of your SNL season premiere! More»
Mykki Blanco has infiltrated the hip hop scene with acrylic wigs and short shorts in tow. Blanco, Hip Hop's latest trans star, has a Nicki Minaj way about his rhymes, and the self confidence of a crude punk like Sid Vicious. Mykki Blanco's latest video, "Wavvy," was released today, and the social media sphere can't help but question: who is this new cross dressing bad boy of hip hop? Keep reading to learn more about Mykki Blanco in today's Style Phile! More»
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