Archive for November, 2013

by / on November 27, 2013 at 12:30 pm / in Dress to Impress

Di Modolo and Modolo are Next in Fine Jewelry

Di Modolo and its brother brand, Modolo for Men, have established themselves as the prestige in their ingenious use of well-bred and exquisite 18k gold jewelry and dignified chic diamonds. Founded in 2001 by Benny Shabtai, the owner resurrected a new found format in featuring sophisticated pieces that not only have a design to match the quality of the material, but longevity to hold its […]

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by / on November 26, 2013 at 4:00 pm / in Til the Sun Comes Up

Warm Up Your Nights at The Cellar

Tiny Fork Restaurant, which debuted on the Lower East Side earlier this year, has made room for nightlife below ground. The Cellar, located beneath the restaurant, is now open Thursdays through Saturdays at 10pm. The late night spot is a great spot to head to after any oyster-filled dinner and keeping with the theme, the downstairs lair boasts sea-themed decor. […]

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by / on November 26, 2013 at 1:50 pm / in Blushing Beaut

Pumpkin Does The Skin Good

Pumpkin is the fruit of the season and while some may think that its health benefits only extend to those who consume it, others know that it has more uses than as a food. Pumpkins are loaded with vitamins, including vitamins A, C, and E, as well as magnesium, copper, potassium and zinc. Pumpkins are not only anti-inflammatory, but also […]

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by / on November 26, 2013 at 11:15 am / in Get Cultured

Unique and Unusual Gifting All Year Round

As the years go by it becomes more and more frustrating getting your friends, family and loved ones gifts for the holidays. We all have a friend who has everything, a picky father or the sister who only has cutting edge gizmos. Hammacher Schlemmer, the legendary brand, which is now celebrating 165 years in New York City, is a solution […]

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by / on November 25, 2013 at 6:31 pm / in Bottoms Up, Food For Thought

Make It Happen at the Captain’s Table

It’s time for you rum and coke drinkers to expand your horizons. Captain Morgan brand has partnered with celebrity chef Hugh Acheson this holiday to launch Captain’s Table. This fun program encourages consumers to entertain adventurously, with the use of some good old Captain Morgan rum! Submit your Captain inspired recipes and tips using the hashtag #CaptainsTable, for every time […]

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by / on November 25, 2013 at 11:05 am / in Food For Thought

Unprecedented Austrian Cuisine at Wallsé

Nothing beats the feeling of stumbling into a warm and inviting restaurant off of the blustery winter streets of Manhattan. As a food lover and writer in New York City I have been dying to try Wallsé, the flagship restaurant of famed Austrian chef Kurt Gutenbrunner, also known for his restaurants Blaue Gans, Cafe Sabarsky and The Upholstery Store. After […]

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by / on November 21, 2013 at 6:00 pm / in Bottoms Up

Have a Boozy Thanksgiving

No one likes to partake in stuffing their gut with all the Thanksgiving classics without imbibing as well. This year, switch out your typical wines for something with a little more holiday spirit (get it?)! Pair a cocktail with each of your favorite Thanksgiving foods and you’ll be one happy American. Brussel sprouts tend to be a Thanksgiving staple, and […]

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by / on November 21, 2013 at 10:55 am / in Food For Thought

Turkey Day Rescue

Fret not, hungry New Yorkers! Just because Thanksgiving is a mere week away is no reason to go into panic mode. Some of New York’s top restaurants are allowing you to slack off on your cooking this holiday by offering some amazing Thanksgiving meals. Check out all this city has to offer! Raymi is offering hungry New Yorkers an awesome […]

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by / on November 20, 2013 at 3:00 pm / in Food For Thought

Power Lunch at Trattoria il Mulino

The younger sib of the constantly expanding il Mulinos, which opened in September, is an industrial chic spot for younger clientele. Trattoria il Mulino, located in Gramercy, is a great spot to stop in for lunch on a much needed work break or on the weekend. Not only is the setting way more upscale than your typical lunch spot, but […]

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by / on November 20, 2013 at 11:05 am / in Get Cultured

SPARK for Change Empowers Youth

Every 26 seconds a student drops out of school. That is a shocking statistic, and one that can be changed. Last week marked the inaugural S.P.A.R.K. youth empowerment event, which benefited Spark not only introduces youth to some of the top entrepreneurs and CEOs in the country, but also provides internships and raises funds for children who want to […]

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