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September 9, 2009 | Miscellaneous

Fashionistas unite!  On September 10, Vogue magazine is hosting Fashion’s Night Out with NYC & Company, the city of New York and the CFDA.  It’s an evening designed to invigorate the local economy, restore consumer confidence and promote the fashion industry. Over 700 retailers and designers are participating by hosting…
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Erin Lucas
June 29, 2009 | Miscellaneous

For many New Yorkers, attending their first Gen Art event was a rite of passage – an entree to a city filled with art, music, film and fashion.  So, when the organization took a major blow from the economic recession last year (losing much of their corporate sponsorship), they did…
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Camilla Belle Max Azria
June 19, 2009 | Miscellaneous

As Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney said, during the Great Depression upon the founding of the now iconic Whitney Museum, “It is especially in times like these that we need to look to the spiritual. In art we find it.” And now with the country facing a similar challenging period, Whitney’s statement…
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April 27, 2009 | Miscellaneous

Even monsoon showers couldn’t stop the city’s most dedicated party-goers from coming out on April 20th, 2009 to support Top Chef’s Padma Lakshmi and Tamer Seckin, MD, co-hosts of the first annual Blossom Ball, a benefit for the Endometriosis Foundation of America (EFA). Lakshmi (who was treated for the health…
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Bombay girls
December 9, 2008 | Miscellaneous

For party-goers at Art Basel that identified more with graffiti art than the Gagosian, the Opening Party for the Gen Art Vanguard New Contemporary Art Fair was the place to be on Friday night. Presented by Fage Total, the cutting edge fair, held at Charcoal Studios in Miami’s Wynwood Arts…
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October 1, 2008 | Miscellaneous

Supporting Breast Cancer Awareness Month is now as easy as pie. Or, should we say dessert… Starting today, B.R. Guest Restaurants will donate 75% of the proceeds from 4 specialty desserts to benefit the Breast Treatment Task Force (BTTF), a groundbreaking program, which provides free surgeries and treatment to patients…
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June 24, 2008 | Miscellaneous

It was nothing short of a chic patio party at the showroom of fashion brand Ports 1961 for their 2008 resort collection preview. Plastic pink flamingos and brightly hued pillows decorated their stunning roof deck for an informal fashion show and cocktail reception. Channeling the good life of the 1950′s,…
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May 23, 2008 | Miscellaneous

“If I knew there would be this kind of turn out, we would have written better plays,” joked Israel Horovitz, the internationally acclaimed playwright, as he addressed the full house on Wednesday night for the premiere of the Red Rope Playhouse at the Westside Theater. Hosted by Chopin Vodka with…
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May 6, 2008 | Miscellaneous

It’s hard to get out of the hot seat when you have Simon de Pury around. That’s the lesson that actress Michelle Monaghan got last week at the Portraits and Polaroids art auction to benefit Free Arts NYC, an organization that provides underprivileged children and their families with art and…
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Blackberry Purse
February 11, 2008 | Miscellaneous

Business accessories that are more Cashmere Mafia than Wall Street? Now we’re talking… Violet May, the British fashion brand known for their luxury laptop bags and sleeves, has created a stylish “must-have” for any business executive who transitions into a power socializer by night. The Blackberry Purse holds all of…
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Chanel Eye Patch
January 3, 2008 | Miscellaneous

Don’t wear your hangover on your face. All you need is a little damage control from all the holiday revelry. As you recover from New Year’s, here are some great beauty remedies that will help treat the signs of too many late nights. CHANEL Ultra Correction Total Eye Revitalizer ($110)…
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Neva Lindner
December 6, 2007 | Miscellaneous

We all have that one friend who always looks amazing and, party after party, never seems to wear the same outfit twice. What’s her secret? Perhaps it’s Neva… Founder of Wardrobe NYC, an elite wardrobe rental service with showrooms in Los Angeles and New York, Neva Lindner is one part…
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