Scouting Report: Buying Functions in New York Town Starting Dec. eighteen

December 19th, 2013

For the previous-moment getaway shopper in all of us, the lengthy-anticipated New York outpost of Rei Kawakubo’s notion emporium Dover Street Industry throws open its doorways just four times ahead of Christmas, with 7 tales of giftable choices like a vacation version Comme des Gar?ons patchwork metallic zip pouch ($ 350), Thom Browne x Dita sunglasses ($ 675) or a William Welstead cushion-reduce diamond ring ($ nine,000). At one hundred sixty Lexington Avenue.  Also open this 7 days, the new Higher West Facet Vince retailer, which has ideal leather-based bits like a snake-embossed lambskin jacket ($ 995). At 244 Columbus […]

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Barneys Plans to Reclaim Its Chelsea Spot and Grow Downtown by 2017

December 18th, 2013
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Scene Stealers: Rupert Murdoch, One Once again, Appears to Need Courting Advice

December 17th, 2013

LOS ANGELES — Previous Monday, two well-coiffed ladies of a certain age (50s, with operate) sat down for a predinner consume at the Sunset Tower Hotel. I was at the subsequent desk, performing what any great reporter does when his companion is late: eavesdropping. They chitchatted about the regular things (getaway searching is exhausting, basically exhausting) and eventually turned to the subject matter of males. “You know, Rupert Murdoch is again on the industry,” one lady explained. “You need to go for him.” I virtually choked on a cocktail peanut. Rupert Murdoch: sexiest man alive? The Sunset Tower ladies giggled, […]

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Intersection: San Francisco’s Mission

December 17th, 2013

Fashion – Intersection By Samantha Stark December sixteenth, 2013 In the Mission District, Jai Carillo, a hairstylist, stated his private design was ???kind of like if the ???Golden Girls??? ran into Vivienne Westwood.???

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‘The Dwelling Area Show’ Brings a Variety Show to Los Angeles Residences

December 15th, 2013

LOS ANGELES — “Not hunting,” known as out Rachna Fruchbom, as the doorbell of her Studio City property rang. It was six:thirty on a recent night and Mrs. Fruchbom, a writer for NBC’s “Parks and Recreation,” was standing in her kitchen area arranging crackers on platters. She threw her proper hand in front of her experience to block the sightline amongst herself and the front hallway. Just then, the actress Illeana Douglas sprinted by way of the residing space and opened the front door. Greg Grunberg (a star of “Heroes” and “Alias”) was ready on the stoop, bongos and black […]

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The Vermont Country Retailer Beckons With a Nostalgic Catalog

December 15th, 2013
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Have a Seat and Commence Doing work Out

December 14th, 2013

The founder of the New York Metropolis-based custom made closet style business Clos-ette, Melanie Charlton, 37, does a lot of yoga and dance, but suggests she has experienced some of her very best exercise results sitting down down. Josh Holland, 29, a coach at the Main Club in Midtown Manhattan, has taught her and her eight workers to use a huge rubber ball for “active sitting,” a new mantra in the physical fitness neighborhood. Investigation has addressed the negative results of extreme sitting. Dr. James Levine, director of being overweight answers at the Mayo Clinic and Arizona Condition University, for […]

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Karl Lagerfeld Presides In excess of a Chanel Rodeo in Dallas

December 14th, 2013

A couple of evenings back, in Dallas, Chanel invited 900 visitors to take in barbecue and corn puppies at the residence of the Texas State Fair. A 20-moment push from downtown, the weathered grounds contain exposition halls, like the Food and Fiber Pavilion, developed in the 1930s, and the Cotton Bowl. But because a lot of of the guests had been from out of town (as it was, Chanel flew in more than two hundred journalists from many continents), they had no thought the place they ended up as soon as they still left their limousines and entered structures that […]

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On The Runway: In the Prefall 2014 Collections, Searching for Hints of Items to Arrive

December 14th, 2013

A Couple of Several years Ago, you managed to endure without having the precollection collection, and lifestyle was great. One less point, proper? No question you picked up a handful of items between seasons, as a single does, but you ended up not conscious that you had been purchasing into a specific group that would shortly be invasive, the kudzu of couture. Runway displays from key designers like Miuccia Prada and Raf Simons normally fulfill due to the fact they are interpretive or they make us consider some thing about the long term. We shouldn’t have the very same expectation […]

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Pink Carpet Look at: Naomie Harris, of the New Nelson Mandela Movie, on Her Style Selections

December 14th, 2013

Still left to correct: Suzanne Plunkett/Reuters Michel Euler/Related Push Ilya S. Savenok/Getty Pictures Naomie Harris’s Red Carpet Trend Options: Ms. Harris, who plays Winnie Mandela in a new film, “loves a style in which she’s comfortable, but she also needs to do anything with an edge,” said Nola Singer, her stylist. Movie “Mandela: Extended Stroll to Freedom” Qualifications The British Ms. Harris, 37, has performed a zombie-killer in Danny Boyle’s “28 Times Afterwards,” a mystical voodoo female in the “Pirates of the Caribbean” collection, arm candy on “Miami Vice” and an M16 agent in “Skyfall.” Now she has upgraded to […]

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