DESIGN ON A DIME NYC 2018: CHARITY AND STYLE BEGINS AT HOME

DESIGN ON A DIME NYC 2018: CHARITY AND STYLE BEGINS AT HOME New York’s laudable interior designers, well-heeled philanthropists, and home décor enthusiasts convened at the 2018 edition of Design on a Dime New York to …

LUXURIATE IN ELEGANCE: KIPS BAY DECORATOR SHOW HO-- USE 2018 PART 2

LUXURIATE IN ELEGANCE: KIPS BAY DECORATOR SHOW HO– USE 2018 PART 2 Kips Bay Decorator Show House 2018 (runs through May 31, 110 East 76th Street) is a masterstroke in scope and ambition with a stellar roster of …

SOPHISTICATED SANCTUARIES: KIPS BAY DECORATOR SHOW HO-- USE PART 1

SOPHISTICATED SANCTUARIES: KIPS BAY DECORATOR SHOW HO– USE PART 1 While an argument can be made that a home has always served as a haven, there seemed a consensus at …

SHOPPING HOME STYLES FROM THE CONNOISSEURS

SHOPPING HOME STYLES FROM THE CONNOISSEURS  The past weekend brought out droves of New York’s avid style hunters who queued the avenue-wide block of W 18th Street to the entrance of the Metropolitan Pavilion for this …

LOULOU & YVES - REMEMBRANCE OF LIVES PAST

LOULOU & YVES – REMEMBRANCE OF LIVES PAST Author Christopher Petkanas was the recent special guest of the National Arts Club to discuss his latest tome “Loulou & Yves” with …

TALES OF STYLE AND IDENTITY AT FIT

TALES OF STYLE AND IDENTITY AT FIT Prominent fashion personalities John Bartlett, Connie Fleming, Ben Copperwheat as well as various educators, students and alumni of the Fashion Institute of Technology …

VIS-À-VIS MARTIAL RAYSSE

“Martial Raysse: Visages” at Lévy Gorvy (909 Madison Avenue, through April 2018) brings the acclaimed French artist back to New York through the gallery’s official representation. The exhibit features over twenty …

FASHIONS WITHOUT BORDERS

FASHIONS WITHOUT BORDERS Melbourne based designer Iva Pfeiffer has shown her self-described “demi-couture” collections in both Milan and New York Fashion Weeks but her latest creations are on display at …

STEPHEN F FALL WINTER 2018 COLLECTION GOES EVERGREEN

STEPHEN F FALL WINTER 2018 COLLECTION GOES EVERGREEN Though more traditionally associated with Spring, the color green is nonetheless front and center in the Stephen F Fall Winter 2018 collection …

BADGLEY MISCHKA FALL WINTER 2018 COLLECTION LIGHTS UP NYFW

Badgley Mischka Fall Winter 2018 New York Fashion Week Seventeenth century Italian painter Caravaggio is named in the notes at Badgley Mischka as an inspiration of the Fall Winter 2018 …

WOMEN IN RED SPOTLIGHTS HEART HEALTH

WOMEN IN RED SPOTLIGHTS HEART HEALTH Presented by Macy’s, the annual Red Dress Collection event that raises heart health awareness from The American Heart Association’s (AHA) Go Red For Women™ was …

Nobuyoshi Araki_Sentimental Journey, 1971_2017, Courtesy of Taka Ishii Gallery, Tokyo (B)_preview

NOBUYOSHI ARAKI – REFLECTIONS ON SEX, LIFE AND DEATH Widely hailed and reviled in equal measures, the signature images of Nobuyoshi Araki made the contentious photographer an unlikely choice to …

TOM FORD – PRETTY YOUNG THINGS Indisputably the marquee attraction of this otherwise lackluster New York Fashion Week, Tom Ford commandeered the Park Avenue Armory to unveil his menswear collection …

NEW YORK FASHION WEEK MEN’S NYMD PRESENTATIONS FW 2018 New York Men’s Day (NYMD), once again, kicked off the men’s wear shows with presentations downtown gathering some of the buzziest …

DECORATING IDEAS FROM THE RUNWAYS

DECORATING IDEAS FROM THE RUNWAYS Design inspirations constantly ricochet between the worlds of fashion, art, décor and even music. Madonna built a formidable career grafting style and imagery into her …

THE SHAUN LEANE ARCHIVE A RAVISHMENT OF MACABRE BEAUTY   A dedicated sale of “Couture Jewelry: The Personal Archive of Shaun Leane” conducted earlier this month by Sotheby’s, in association …