Archive for September, 2013

by / on September 17, 2013 at 2:20 pm / in Dress to Impress

Nolcha Fashion Week: Part One

Everyone knows all about Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in New York, but there is an equally captivating show — Nolcha Fashion Week, which showcases up and coming independent designers. Nolcha put on five shows last Wednesday at Pier 59 Studios, each promoting multiple designers and we were lucky enough to attend one of the shows. Kelly Rutherford was in attendance at […]

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by / on September 17, 2013 at 11:15 am / in Bottoms Up, Dress to Impress, Food For Thought, Til the Sun Comes Up

Football Frenzied: What to Wear & Where to Watch

Fall brings all the best things in life…cider, foliage, pumpkins, and of course…football! Whether you are a hardcore fan or just like to drinks beers with the gang, there are plenty of spots in New York City that will meet your expectations for football Sundays. If Queens is your go-to borough, check out Katch Brewery & Grill, completely equipped for […]

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by / on September 16, 2013 at 3:10 pm / in Dress to Impress

Meskita Spring/Summer 2014 Shows at NYFW

Brazilian born Alessandra Meskita is the designer behind the self-named brand Meskita, which showed as part of Style 360’s New York Fashion Week. Having been artistic from the get go, Alessandra is a self-taught designer and brought her swimwear collection to this year’s Fashion Week. Alessandra’s collection was inspired by the Brazilian deity, Yemanja, saint, fighter, mother and queen. The […]

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by / on September 16, 2013 at 12:45 pm / in Dress to Impress

We Want an Encore! Isaac Cruz Presents at NYFW

Local New York City designer, Abraham Cruz, showcased his new Spring/Summer 2014 collection at Manuela during New York Fashion Week. The designer founded Isaac Cruz, a New York-based design house in 2012. Cruz was formally trained as an artist at the Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art and uses the techniques he learned as an artist in […]

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by / on September 16, 2013 at 10:45 am / in Bottoms Up

Mexican Independence Day Cocktails & More

In the wake of geopolitical turmoil and international protests, man has struggled since our creation to achieve a better life. History is taught to remind us of past mistakes and strives we’ve taken in time, but most importantly it’s for celebration and commemoration. On September 16, 1810 the “El Grito de la Independencia” or “Cry of Independence” was heard. The […]

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by / on September 13, 2013 at 2:50 pm / in Dress to Impress

Libertine Spring/Summer 2014 Collection at NYFW

Libertine‘s Spring/Summer 2014 collection was all about embellishments. Libertine showed at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week at Lincoln Center. While overly busy for your day-to-day ensembles, it sure made for an entertaining show. We admire Libertine’s use of prints, but pairing busy and complicated articles together made it overwhelming. Some of the pieces on their own, and paired with simple designs, would […]

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by / on September 13, 2013 at 1:04 pm / in Bottoms Up

Laphroaig Live Whisky Tasting

Apple cider, pumpkin pie, whisky. Let’s face it—some things just taste better in autumn. There couldn’t be a better time, then, for the team behind Laphroaig single malt to host Laphroaig Live — a live stream online whisky tasting happening on Thursday, September 26, from our very own Brooklyn. Whisky fans everywhere can tune in at 8pm EST to www.laphroaig.com/live […]

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by / on September 12, 2013 at 1:45 pm / in Get Cultured

“The Life and Sort of Death of Eric Argyle”- Theater’s New Must-See!

The afterlife may not seem like usual theater subject matter, but “The Life and Sort of Death of Eric Argyle” is anything but ordinary. This refreshingly unique play follows the immediate hours after Eric Argyle’s death, both in his new world and the one he left behind. Addressing existential matters in a tangible and entertaining story, the performance subtly begs […]

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by / on September 10, 2013 at 3:45 pm / in Dress to Impress

M&J Trimming’s Project DIY at NYFW

The Caravan Stylist Studio Fashion Week Soiree, which was held in the penthouse at the Carlton Hotel, did not disappoint guests. Along  with Kusmi Tea cocktails and Ice Cream Cellars wine tastings, guests were able to participate in some jewelry making. M&J Trimming’s Project DIY allows customers to create personalized jewelry via a subscription box service that will send a […]

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by / on September 10, 2013 at 12:00 pm / in Food For Thought

Stylish Spanish Tapas on the Upper West Side

Classic cocktails with a twist, Squid Ink Paella, Chorizo and Manchego Croquettes, and so much more is exactly what you will find at Casa Pomona on the Upper West Side. This Spanish tapas spot will wow you with their mouthwatering menu and delicious tapas and entrée options. With so much to choose from, it’s great that the prices are friendly […]

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